Do you know that Plastic surgery is different from cosmetic surgery?
Cosmetic surgery and plastic surgery have different goals. Cosmetic surgery focuses on enhancing a patient’s apearance and most of all cosmetic surgery is elective.
The scope of cosmetic surgery procedures includes:
- Breast Enhancement
- Facial Contouring
- Facial Rejuvenation
- Body Contouring
- Skin Rejuvenation
Plastic surgery focus on repairing and reconstruction of patient’s appearance due to birth disorders, trauma, burns, and disease.
Examples of plastic surgery procedures:
- Breast Reconstruction
- Burn Repair Surgery
- Congenital Defect Repair: Cleft Palate, Extremity Defect Repair
- Lower Extremity Reconstruction
- Hand Surgery
- Scar Revision Surgery
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