A plastic surgeon is a medical doctor who specializes in performing surgical procedures to modify or reconstruct various parts of the body. These surgeries can be either cosmetic or reconstructive in nature, and plastic surgeons are highly trained and skilled in performing a wide range of surgical techniques.
Some common cosmetic procedures performed by plastic surgeons include facelifts, breast augmentation, liposuction, rhinoplasty (nose surgery), tummy tucks, and eyelid surgery.
Breast Augmentation: Enhancement of breast size and shape using implants or fat transfer.
Breast Reduction: Reducing breast size to alleviate discomfort and improve aesthetics.
Breast Lift (Mastopexy): Lifting and reshaping sagging breasts for a more youthful appearance.
Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty): Removal of excess abdominal skin and fat to create a flatter and firmer abdomen.
Liposuction: Surgical removal of localized fat deposits to improve body contour.
Rhinoplasty (Nose Job): Reshaping and resizing the nose to enhance facial harmony.
Breast Reconstruction: Restoring breast appearance and shape after mastectomy or trauma.
Cleft Lip and Palate Repair: Correcting congenital facial deformities in children and adults.
Skin Cancer Reconstruction: Removing cancerous skin lesions and reconstructing the affected area.
Burn Reconstruction: Repairing and improving the appearance and function of skin damaged by burns.
Trauma Reconstruction: Repairing facial and body deformities resulting from accidents or injuries.
Hand Surgery: Treating conditions like carpal tunnel syndrome, hand injuries, and congenital hand deformities.