The word plastic is derived from the Greek word for mold or shape. Plastic surgery is a term used for operative manual or instrumental treatment. This surgery is performed for functional or aesthetic reasons. There are mainly two principal areas of plastic surgery.
Reconstructive surgery includes microsurgery and generally stresses on re-fixing or masking the negative effects of disease, trauma or surgery. It may include the disguise of defects Read More...
Medical Tourism - Top 10 Most Popular Procedures
In January, we completed a study of all our patient inquiries about traveling overseas for surgery and learned that most requests fell into five medical areas: orthopedic, spine, weight loss, cosmetic and coronary. The top 10 procedures within these five areas are:
1. Knee Replacement
2. Hip Resurfacing
3. Hip Replacement
4. Disk Fusion
5. Disk Replacement
Weight loss surgery
6. Lap Band surgery
7. Read More...
Benefits of Plastic Surgeries
Plastic surgery has wide-reaching consequences. It does not just alter the physical attributes of an individual; it can also help to give the patient a morale boost. Thus, the benefits of this procedure are both external and internal. The physical and external benefits are very obvious. Immediately after the surgery, the entire body acquires a more proportional and balanced look, irrespective of the part of the body that has been treated in the p Read More...