Talk to Us from the Comfort and Safety of Your Home!
Considering the current pandemic situation, at bodySCULPT® we offer virtual consultation option for patients through video or telephone appointments, as your health and safety is our top priority.
As of now, we are opened for emergency and elective surgeries only and we are hoping to open for everyone as soon as possible. Till then, keeping people safe is important. Particularly in the current health crisis when professional distancing is critical, we take responsibility by providing virtual consultations for everyone who wishes to talk with us.
bodySCULPT®'s Virtual Consultation
bodySCULPT®'s plastic surgery virtual consultation gives you fast access to our experts, from the comfort and convenience of your home. It is the ideal solution for patients who find it difficult to travel.
Enjoy the luxury of a one-on-one educational and informative consultation with one of our physicians at your own convenience.
Though this is not a medical examination, which you will need before any procedure, it will allow you to better understand your specific need. This virtual consultation saves you precious time that you would otherwise spend traveling and re-arranging your schedule. It also enables you to learn more about the plastic surgery services we offer at bodySCULPT®.
Our plastic surgeons Dr. Christopher Chia and Dr. Spero Theodorou are pioneers in Virtual Consultation and have been providing it since 2009.
Book an appointment now.
All it takes is $75 for virtual consultation and in-office consultation for new patients.
More about Virtual Consultation
What is a virtual consultation?
Virtual consultation is a video or telephone appointment that allows you to speak to a physician without the need to travel to our plastic surgery facility.
What are the advantages of a virtual consultation?
The advantages of a virtual consultation are:
- Flexibility of time and location to ask questions directly to a medical expert
- Response within 24 hours maximum
- Advice given in several languages according to your preference
- Discretion and data security
- Money and time savings
How long will the consultation take?
Depending upon your procedure and concern, the length of virtual appointments with a physician may vary.
How to schedule a virtual consultation at bodySCULPT?
To book a virtual consultation at bodySCULPT, follow these simple steps:
- Those with Windows, Apple or Android device with a camera
- Step 1: State your preference for a VC (virtual consultation) on your contact form to us.
- Step 2: Our patient coordinator will then contact you with a date and time to schedule your virtual consultation.
- For those without a camera on your computer, bodySCULPT can easily arrange an e-mail consultation with you.
We Use Zoom for Your Appointment
bodySCULPT provides effective virtual consultation through Zoom app, an online video conferencing platform for hosting live virtual meetings with audio, video, and screen sharing features. You can join a Zoom appointment by video, computer audio, or by telephone.
Advantages of Zoom in Healthcare
Many healthcare professionals all over the world are using video technologies like Zoom, as these provide several benefits such as:
- Helps in conducting online consultations, diagnosing patients remotely, and providing treatment for routine checkups and non-life-threatening illnesses.
- Remotely screen symptomatic patients before allowing them to visit an ER, clinic, or other testing sites.
- Assess supply inventories, equipment shortages, and coordinate deliveries.
How to Access Zoom?
You don’t need a Zoom account to attend a virtual consultation. After you have applied for your virtual consultation, we will send you an invitation via email confirming your Zoom virtual appointment. The email will contain a link to join the consultation. And all you’ll need to do is click on the link and enter the meeting ID to join your consultation.
Those who are using a mobile or tablet for your appointment will need to download the Zoom app. Once the app is installed, you can join your consultation by following the link in the email and entering the meeting ID.
After conducting a virtual consultation, if you are still interested in obtaining any plastic surgery procedures, the next step would be to schedule an in-person consultation with one of bodySCULPT®’s plastic surgeons.
We continue to improve our patient access capabilities. We have improved our virtual consultation program to make it convenient for our patients to continue to keep in touch with us.
We Are Carefully Monitoring the COVID-19 Situation
We are monitoring the COVID-19 situation very keenly and will keep you informed regarding our policies and protocols. We will be following all the guidance from the CDC, World Health Organization (WHO), local governments, and public health agencies to ensure the health and safety of our patients, staff, and facility. Along with offering plastic surgery virtual consultation, we are also committed to delivering the safest environment that will protect both our patients and staff. We will follow all the guidelines of contact tracing, testing and personal protective equipment requirements very clearly, as it’s essential to mitigate the coronavirus transmission.
Please use the form below to contact us regarding a virtual consultation. One of our patient coordinators will reply ASAP with more details.