A very large number of patients travel to have surgery with Dr. Bustillo. Dr. Bustillo is very gentle during surgery so that his patients suffer from minimal swelling and bruising. Most patients that travel to have their surgery with Dr. Bustillo are able to return home the following week.
Dr. Bustillo’s expertise allows a rapid recovery, which in turn allows out of town patients to confidently schedule surgery and plan their return home in a predictable fashion.
Our office will help with patients with everything they need, from arranging hotel accommodations to providing nursing care if needed. Certainly, we try to make the experience as easy as possible.
Dr. Bustillo understands that is inconvenient and expensive for patients to fly in just to consult with him and then fly back a second time again several weeks later to have surgery with him. For this reason, Dr. Bustillo has a system that allows you to facilitate your experience with us. Here is how it works:
If you are out of town and considering a surgical procedure, please provide photos with a frontal, profile and base view shown in the examples below. Photos should be on a white background and in the same pose as the before and after pictures. The format of the images, should be JPEG
Dr. Bustillo will need your pictures. Please send us a front picture, and two profile pictures (right and left), Please provide us with clear, and recent close-up e photos. Photos should clearly show your area of concern and can be emailed or sent via regular mail.
Dr. Bustillo will review your case and pictures. If he determines that you are a good candidate, our office will contact you to schedule a phone or Skype consultation.
Jessica, our patient care coordinator, will contact you after the consultation to discuss scheduling. She will go over costs, accommodations, and length of stay. Once you have decided to proceed with the surgery, a surgery scheduling fee is required. Final payment is due 3 weeks prior to the surgery
Once your surgery is scheduled, you will receive a packet by mail. This contains all of the pre and post-operative instructions. Please read these carefully and do not hesitate to contact the office with any questions you may have.
For patients undergoing a rhinoplasty or blepharoplasty, he will see you the day after surgery and on the fifth day after surgery. You may fly out on the sixth day after surgery.
For patients undergoing a necklift, he will see you on the day after surgery and then on the seventh day after surgery. You may fly out on the seventh day after surgery.
For patients undergoing a facelift, he will see you on the day after surgery, the fifth day after surgery, and on the tenth day after surgery. You may fly out on the tenth day after surgery.
In the event that you require any medical attention after returning home we will refer you to a local physician for a check-up. Your health and safety remain our number one priority.
Nearby Airports: Miami International Airport (MIA) Ft. Lauderdale International Airport (FLL)
Our local international airport is Miami International Airport (MIA). For a map to our office from MIA, click here. We are located approximately 15 minutes from MIA. If you are traveling via Ft. Lauderdale International Airport, the drive is approximately 45 minutes from our office. For a map to our office from FLL, click here.
You MUST arrive one to two days prior to your surgery date. At a designated time during this period you will meet and consult with Dr. Bustillo BEFORE the surgery. If you have any questions please call or e-mail our office.
9100 North Kendall Drive
Miami, FL 33176
Rate: $120 for a double
9090 South Dadeland Blvd
Miami, FL 33156
Rate: $135 for a double