Upon arrival patients will fill out a medical questionnaire, have their chart prepared, and take pre-examination photographs.
Consultation with Medical Staff:
After the initial steps, patients will meet with our consultants to address concerns or ask any questions, followed by a comprehensive consultation with Dr. K Charles Kim to schedule and review details of the operation.
Informed Consent – discussion of the operative plans and the risk, benefits, and alternatives.
Blood Test – assess general health status
Local Anesthesia – A combination of oral medications, topical creams, and/ or local injections are used for minor procedures
Twilight Sedation – Both local and intravenous sedatives are given for most procedures. Patients are moderately sedated but arousable.
General Anesthesia – Inhalation sedatives are additionally given to provide deep sedation larger procedures such as breast augmentations, and tummy tucks.
2970 W.Olympic Blvd
Los Angeles CA 90006