A career in cosmetic surgery can be quite rewarding, but it can also be very demanding and challenging. It requires a great deal of commitment, patience, discipline and compassion. A positive outlook and a desire to do well also matters. Prior to enrolling in Dr Beldholm’s 12-month training program, specialist general surgeons should possess the following qualities:
For specialist general surgeons who possess the qualities listed above and a strong medical background, their surgical skills will continue to progress as they learn the necessary techniques to perform cosmetic surgery comfortably and confidently inside the operating room.