Meet our UK Patient Coordinator – Mim Dickens
Hello and welcome! My name is Mim Dickens and I will be your UK & Ireland patient coordinator. I’m here to guide you through your cosmetic surgery journey. From your first enquiry right through to the completion of your one-year post-operative care. I will always be happy to assist you with any questions or queries you may have. I look forward to hearing from you and I am excited about helping you through every step of the way to a body you can be comfortable in.
Dr. Karlis Verdins, MD, Certified Cosmetic & Reconstructive surgeon, over 500 procedures annually
A highly acknowledged surgeon, with over 10 years’ experience in Cosmetic & Reconstructive surgery.
The surgeon performs over 500 procedures annually.
· Breast augmentation with and without implants
· Breast lift (Mastopexy), Breast reduction
· Tummy tuck (Abdominoplasty)
· Eyelids, arm reduction
· Reconstructive microsurgical procedures, hand surgeries
12 Reasons to choose us
English speaking medical team
All of our medical personnel are fluent in the English language to ensure you feel as comfortable as possible during your cosmetic surgery journey with us.
A highly acknowledged cosmetic surgeon
Our head surgeon Dr Karlis Verdins MD, is highly acknowledged and has over ten years of experience in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. Dr Karlis Verdins MD performs in the region of 500 surgical procedures every year and annually attends cosmetic surgeon meetings and congresses.
Luxury treatment for less
5-star treatment for half the price of the UK. With us you get an equivalent or higher standard of care than that of a private clinic in the UK, for just a fraction of the cost.
UK and Ireland patient coordinator
You get your very own UK based patient coordinator, who is dedicated to making your cosmetic surgery journey run as smoothly and as efficiently as possible. From the first point of contact right through to your one year follow up. Your coordinator will always be happy to answer any questions or queries, no matter how big or small.
Fresh and comfortable recovery rooms
With our luxury, bright and spacious en suite rooms, you’re sure to feel comfortable and at home during your stay with us at Cosmetic Surgery Riga.
24-hour monitoring and medical care
During your stay with us in a beautiful private floor of Jurmala hospital, you will be monitored day and night by our highly commended and experienced nursing and medical team.
Prompt appointment system
We do everything possible to meet your needs regarding arranging appointments. We could be ready to accept you for cosmetic procedures within as little time as a week after your surgeon’s review.
Help and support every step of the way
Your patient coordinator will be available to assist you by telephone or email, right up until your one year follow up post-surgery.
We can accommodate you and a friend should you choose to bring one along
You don’t have to go it alone, we can arrange for you to bring a friend or partner along to stay with you throughout your stay with us, for company or support.
Surgeon’s liability insurance
Our hospital provides surgeon’s liability insurance, for each cosmetic surgeon operating up to the value of 30 000 Euro.
Cheap and direct flights to Riga
With convenient and direct flights to Riga from the UK, operated by Ryanair, Wizz air and Air Baltic daily you’ll never be too far away from your dream cosmetic procedure.
Our patient reviews speak for themselves
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Procedure at Cosmetic Surgery Riga A simple step-by-step guide.
Thinking about having cosmetic surgery in a different country? Cosmetic Surgery Riga can help you with all the guidance and support you need.
Step 1 – Contact us
Getting in touch really couldn’t be any simpler. You can telephone us, email us or fill out a free enquiry on our cosmetic surgery Riga homepage.
Step 2 – Discuss details with your very own UK and Ireland patient coordinator
Once you’ve made contact with Cosmetic Surgery Riga, you’ll be liaising with our UK and Ireland patient coordinator. Your patient coordinator plays a key role in your cosmetic surgery journey and will guide you through the whole process with ease. Any questions or queries you may have will be happily received.
Step 3 – Doctors review your application
We here at Cosmetic Surgery Riga fully understand that every patient is different. To ensure you’re a viable candidate for any type of cosmetic procedure, you’ll be asked to complete a medical questionnaire which our head cosmetic surgeon will review.
Step 4 – Arrange a surgery date
With our prompt appointment system, there are no waiting lists. You could be eligible to have your cosmetic procedure within 1 week of your supplication being reviewed by our cosmetic surgeon. Your patient coordinator will try to book a date that suits you best.
Step 5 – Book your flight to Riga
Once a surgery date has been arranged and confirmed, it’ll be time to book your flight to the beautiful city of Riga. With flights running from all major airports daily in the UK, including budget airlines such as Wizz-air and Ryanair you’re only a 2.5 hour flight away from where your dream cosmetic transformation will take place.
Step 6 – You’ll be chauffeured to your hotel on arrival at Riga airport
Many patients will take comfort in knowing that a warm, welcoming, friendly face will be waiting to escort them to their hotel, in arrivals at the airport in Riga. Once you’ve reached your hotel and settled in, our patient liaison will meet you to discuss any further details and share information that you we feel you may require.
Step 7 – Meet your surgeon and undergo pre-op assessments
When you arrive at Cosmetic Surgery Riga, you’ll be greeted by our head cosmetic surgeon Dr Karlis Verdins. After a consultation, you will undergo the necessary pre-operative assessments.
Step 8 – Undergo your cosmetic procedure, relax and recover
The day after your consultation and preoperative assessments, it will be time to undergo your cosmetic transformation in the trusted hands of our highly acknowledged head cosmetic surgeon Dr Karlis Verdins. After undergoing any type of cosmetic procedure, we advise all of our patients that it is imperative that they rest and relax as much as possible… which shouldn’t be difficult in our gorgeous, en suite recovery rooms.
Step 9 – Travel back home
A little while after the healing process gets underway, it will be time for you to travel back home. Where you can put your feet up in the comfort of your own surroundings and start to enjoy your new and improved self.
Step 10 – Follow the surgeon’s recommendations and enjoy the new you.
Our cosmetic surgeon will give you post-operative guidelines and advice to follow and adhere to, to ensure your healing process is as speedy and as comfortable for you as can be. Then it’s time for you to enjoy the results of your cosmetic procedure.