Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgery is a medical specialty that involves the repair, reconstruction, or replacement of physical defects or disfigurements of the face and body. It can be performed for both medical and cosmetic reasons.

Medical plastic surgery is performed to correct functional impairments caused by injuries, birth defects, or diseases. This can include procedures such as hand surgery, burn treatment, and reconstruction after mastectomy.

Cosmetic plastic surgery is performed to enhance the appearance of healthy individuals. This can include procedures such as facelift, rhinoplasty, and breast augmentation.

Plastic surgeons use a variety of surgical and non-surgical techniques to repair, reconstruct, or replace physical defects. These procedures may involve the use of skin grafts, flaps, implants, and other reconstructive methods.

In summary, plastic surgery is a medical specialty that involves the repair, reconstruction, or replacement of physical defects or disfigurements of the face and body. It can be performed for medical and cosmetic reasons and may involve the use of surgical and non-surgical techniques to achieve the desired outcome.

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