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14 Jan 2004

Ref on Dr
Hi, I will be hopefully going for liposuction within the next couple of weeks but would first like to do a reference check on the doctor who will be doing he procedure as I know nothing about him. I would like to know where he studies how long he has been practicing, any law suits, etc - I'm sure there is nothing to worry about as I will be going to a well known clinic but I would feel better knowing for sure. Where can I find this information.
Your help will be greatly appreciated.
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Ann,

The first point of reference is to speak to the doctor's receptionist. She should be able to give you a lot of information. You can also contact the Plastic Surgery Society of South Africa for assistance - the surgeon should be registered with them. Their website address is www.plasticsurgeons.co.za Also ask your GP or any other doctor whom you trust for an opinion or reference.
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