• What is Plastic Surgery?

     

    Plastic surgery is a surgical specialty that aims to correct or restore form and function of body parts.

    It has two branches, reconstructive plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery, with the latter being the best-known kind of plastic surgery.

    Reconstructive plastic surgery – is done to correct dysfunctions caused by burns, traumatic injuries, congenital and developmental anomalies, infection and disease.

     

    What are the common reconstructive procedures?

    • Breast reduction
    • Breast reconstruction
    • Cleft lip and cleft palate repair
    • Scar revision
    • Hand surgery
    • Tissue expansion

     

    Cosmetic surgery – is done as an elective procedure with the primary purpose of improving appearance.

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