William Leighton, MD

William Leighton, MD
Leighton Institute 7425 e shea suite 103 Scottsdale, AZ 85260
About

William Leighton, MD

William Leighton, MD practices as a Cosmetic Surgeon in Scottsdale, AZ.He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680.
Primary Specialty

Cosmetic Surgeon

Gender Male
Education Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Training So Il Univ Sch Of Med, Other Specialty; Children'S Rehab Serv, Plastic Surgery; C T Hayden Vet Affairs M C, General Surgery
Services William Leighton, MD offers cosmetic surgery at 7425 e shea suite 103, Scottsdale, AZ 85260. Cosmetic Surgeons and plastic surgeons enhance or improve parts of the human body through surgery.

Cosmetic surgery or plastic surgery in Scottsdale, AZ may be able to improve or refine physical features through a combination of surgical or minimally invasive cosmetic enhancement procedures.

The most common procedures typically offered by cosmetic surgeons in Scottsdale, AZ are: breast augmentation, breast lift, breast implants, liposucton, abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), botox injections, breast reduction, nose job, face lift, brow lift, neck lift, lunch time procedures, chemical peels, eyelid surgery, laser skin resurfacing and microdermabrasion.

To make an appointment with Leighton Institute in Scottsdale, AZ, Please call (480) 948-3250 for more information.
Consumer Feedback
(12 Reviews)
Service
4.5 star average for Service
Environment
4.5 star average for Environment
Expertise
4 star average for Expertise
Staff
3.5 star average for Staff
Recommended
4.5 star average for Recommended
Value
2 star average for Value
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Recent Reviews
After having a lift and implants done in the past, I had 5 different consultations with surgeons. All said I needed the surgery done in two procedures, one to have the implants changed out, and one to have the breast lift redone, EXCEPT Dr. Leighton who assured me he could do it effectively in ONE surgery. Why I didnt listen to all the others is beyond me BUT why would anyone want to have two surgeries if a confident well established surgeon says he can do it it one. Initially, it appeared to be a good experience until issues occurred, then I was talked down to, was yelled at which was very unprofessional for a surgeon of his so called caliber. I ended up with a large hole in my breast due to skin that died and in the end my nipple died also. I am left with NO NIPPLE on one side and several plastic surgeons said that with all the scar tissue they CANT make it any better so I am left with the only option of having a tattoo for a nipple. Although plastic surgery is not a perfect science, Dr. Leighton should have been more upfront about what things could have occurred, had I known what I know now, I never would have gone in for the procedure. Besides the $12,500 I spent its nothing compared to what kind of number it did to me mentally and physically. My husband and I are both in the medical field, well schooled and not "stupid" my husband tried to speak with him from one professional to another and asked for a refund as I need to have the work redone but am not comfortable going back to someone who gave me the results I am left with, his response was "the money is better spent on burn victims" I would have had so much more respect for this man had he handled me differently. He did pay to have my nipple tattooed but those results are not good at all because the skin is so thin. I did my homework, but I didnt dig deep enough, listen to your instincts, find out how long his staff has been with him, and NOT a office manager but the nurses that work with him on a day to day basis, are they really RN's or are they just beautiful woman that look the part? Find out if there are gaps in the surgeons history and WHY....then get a list of questions and make sure he or she signs them just as you are asked to sign papers. Be pro active, question question question the surgeon. Ask what happens in a worse case scenario about your procedure...If I can help one person NOT go through what I will have to live with for the rest of my life because of my surgery with Dr. William Leighton I will have felt I made a difference.
Dr. Leighton originally reconstructed -- well, actually created! -- my mutilated post-mastectomy breast, and his care has been invaluable over the intervening decades. He has performed other procedures for me, always offering detailed education, thorough preparation, counsel, support and encouragement, and world-class surgical skills. Because there are no promises in medicine, I put my trust and wellbeing in the dedicated hands of a professional and caring master of the healing arts: Dr. William Leighton.
Recent Polls
Were the waiting room chairs comfortable at this provider's office?
They were average
Was this provider's staff friendly?
Not Really
Did you leave the office feeling satisfied with your visit?
No, I left with more problems than I came with!
Did this provider seem up-to-date with the current advancements in their field?
No
Do you think that the provider's staff are well trained?
No
Does this provider have helpful information available online?
Yes, but very little
Did the cosmetic surgeon contact you to ask about your condition after your surgery?
No, I didn't feel like they cared about how I was doing
Did this provider offer a variety of financing options?
No, I was given very few options
Was this cosmetic surgeon's staff friendly?
Friendly Enough
Is this business in a safe neighborhood?
Yes, it was in a safe enough neighborhood
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