Medical Spa MD - Inside Sona Medspas Part 7: Required IPL's & Lasers
These posts are written by former Sona Medspa owner Ron Berglund to provide an inside view of the way medical spa franchises recruit, train, and support their owners as well as detailing some of the problems with medspa franchises.
Read Part 1: Why I bought a Sona Franchise l Part 2: Sona Promises l Part 3: The Franchise Pitch l Part 4: Legal Structure & Revenue Sharing l Part 5: Opening a laser clinic l Part 6: Medical Directors & Physician Oversight
Sona Medspas: Required IPL's & Lasers
What IPL's & lasers did Sona mandate?
What technology decisions were elective?
Did Sona get kick backs" that you know of?
Did you interact wth the technology companies directly?
Two very important lessons:
- Always find out-- and get in writing-- the costs of service and maintenance AFTER the product warranty expires, and
- Check out the values on the current used market of the device you are looking at-- there are a number of companies on the Internet hat are doing a lot of this.