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Doctor insights on: Elvis Presley Plastic Surgery

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How safe is plastic surgery?

How safe is plastic surgery?

Safe: The risks of cosmetic plastic surgery are the same as any other surgery: infection, hematoma, wound breakdown, hypertrophic/unacceptable scarring, bleeding, as well as the potential cosmetic problems such as overcorrection, undercorrection, contour irregularity, inability to achieve a specific cosmetic result, etc. ...Read more

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Is plastic surgery dangerous?

Is plastic surgery dangerous?

Depends: All surgery has its risks. If I understand your question when you ask if "plastic surgery" is dangerous, am I correct to assume that you mean cosmetic surgery? In the hands of a competent surgeon, the risks should be low in a healthy individual. ...Read more

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Is there plastic surgery for free?

Is there plastic surgery for free?

Yes: Plastic surgery may be performed by plastic surgeons on a pro bono basis for patients in need. There are a number of foundations and charities which help facilitate this for victims of domestic violence, veterans who sustained injuries in combat, or children with congenital birth defects. Discounted aesthetic plastic surgery is available through some teaching institutions. ...Read more

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What is a fractora in plastic surgery?

What is a fractora in plastic surgery?

Fractora Skin Rx: Fratora is a product name to improve skin appearance made by Invasix. It constists of fractional radio-frequency treatment. The prorpose is to provide anti-aging improvement, and improved skin tone and texture. ...Read more

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What is a fractora in plastic surgery?

What is a fractora in plastic surgery?

Radiofrequency: It is a proprietary method of delivering radiofrequency via many different points that deliver "fractionated" therapy. It is supposed to provide subtle tightening to the skin for very mild wrinkling ...Read more

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What type of plastic surgery is the riskiest?

What type of plastic surgery is the riskiest?

Beware cheap surgery: I try to discourage my patients from price shopping for surgery. While I understand that cost is a factor, I believe it is much more important that you find a surgeon who you trust and are comfortable with after meeting with them. I also believe that you should make sure the surgeon is board certified in plastic surgery and not some other "cosmetic" board that does not meet the same standards. ...Read more

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What are the dangers of getting plastic surgery?

What are the dangers of getting plastic surgery?

Surgery risks: There are risks to every surgical procedure regardless of type. There is always an anesthetic risk, but this is minimal in healthy people undergoing elective surgery. Surgery has risks of infection and bleeding, but once again minimal. There is also risks of blood clots, asymmetry and irregularities. Plastic surgery also has risks on how your body heals, which sometimes can't be controlled. ...Read more

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What is plastic surgery and what is the procedure.

What is plastic surgery and what is the procedure.

Many things: A plastic surgeon does many things - from cosmetic surgery, reconstructive surgery, hand surgery, skin cancer, etc. Your question is broad and there is no one procedure that encompasses plastic surgery. Plastic Surgery comes from the Greek Plastikos meaning to reconstruct. ...Read more

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Is it ok to have plastic surgery when you have reached 60?

Is it ok to have plastic surgery when you have reached 60?

Absolutely: Age is not a contraindication to cosmetic surgery. The physical condition of the patient who is having the surgery is much more important. I have performed cosmetic surgery on patients in their 80's who are otherwise very healthy, and declined to perform it on people in their 40's with significant medical problems that increase risk to an unacceptable level for elective operations. ...Read more

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Is plastic surgery for cosmetic reasons ok?

Is plastic surgery for cosmetic reasons ok?

Yes 4 right reasons: Plastic surgery performed for the purpose of enhancing ones appearance is acceptable as long as it is done with an understanding of the risks as well as having reasonable expectations. ...Read more

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Is there a lot of pain after plastic surgery?

Is there a lot of pain after plastic surgery?

Depends on surgery: Different procedures have different amounts of pain. New medications such as Exparel or pain pumps can be used to help with post op pain. Talk to your doctor about you concerns and they can guide you through your postoperative care.

Good luck,
dr. T. ...Read more

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How much can plastic surgery cost for the face?

Depending on: What you get. 100-25000. Face lift 10-15k. Botox 200 fillers 500 etc etc. ...Read more

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After plastic surgery, can I be exposed to sun?

After plastic surgery, can I be exposed to sun?

Best to avoid sun: Sun exposure following surgery can cause your scars to darken (sometimes permanently). Scars will take longer to return to normal skin color. This is also true if you had any type of laser resurfacing, chemical peel, , dermabrasion, or other facial procedures.

As a rule, you should always wear sunscreen when exposed to the sun, even if you did not have plastic surgery. ...Read more

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Can ectrodactyly be fixed with plastic surgery?

Can ectrodactyly be fixed with plastic surgery?

Yes but for function: While the appearance can be striking, the vast majority of surgical procedures are performed to improve function and not necessarily the cosmetic appearance. This can involve a variety of procedures to stabilize the joints and/or tendons. ...Read more

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Would you let a 15 year old get plastic surgery?

Reconstruction Only: It would not be appropriate for a 15 y/o to have cosmetic surgery, beyond a rhinoplasty. Even at 15, a child's face is not fully developed and may need to wait until later in their teen years. Reconstruction for a true deformity would be an appropriate reason to have plastic surgery at age 15, but cosmetic procedures would not fit that criteria. ...Read more

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What plastic surgery did kelly raspberry have done?

What plastic surgery did kelly raspberry have done?

Why would you care?: And why would she care to share? As her social media states, she had breast surgery. ...Read more

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Is plastic surgery the only solution for a big pannus?

Is plastic surgery the only solution for a big pannus?

Big pannus: First, diet and exercise should be optimized to reduce the size of the pannus as much as possible. Any hernias should be addressed. Liposuction may be performed to help reduce the volume of fat in the pannus. While there are non-invasive fat reduction technologies available, a large pannus may only be completely removed with surgery. ...Read more

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What can you tell me about plastic surgery? Is it safe?

What can you tell me about plastic surgery? Is it safe?

Risks of any surgery: Plastic surgery carries the risk of any surgery and more due to the fact that the vast majority is elective and not medically necessary but potentially beneficial psychologically and for other indications. Therefore in addition to infection, bleeding, scarring, etc risks such as over or under correction, inability to assure a specific cosmetic outcome or satisfy patient expectations occur. ...Read more

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Who was the first person to have facial plastic surgery?

Who was the first person to have facial plastic surgery?

Unknown: It depends how you define it. Ancient mummies show evidence of cosmetic procedures such as tattoo or piercings. In some cultures such as India reconstruction of the nose was performed thousands of years ago. Some individuals have undergone circumcision reversal with a plastic surgery like procedure thousands of years ago. ...Read more

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What are some good placed in the uk for plastic surgery?

What are some good placed in the uk for plastic surgery?

Speak to friends: You can ask your family doc to make a recommendation or go on line and do the search on a procedure of interest and most likely you will find the most experienced plastic surgeon. Do some back ground check on that MD.
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What type of plastic surgery can be done on a wobbly chin?

What type of plastic surgery can be done on a wobbly chin?

Neck lift or ulthera: You ma be a candidate for ultherapy for nonsurgical improvement, or a surgical neck lift with or without chin implant.
Consultation with a board certified plasti surgeon will help you decide. ...Read more

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How to clear my stretch marks after having plastic surgery?

How to clear my stretch marks after having plastic surgery?

Don't work: Although some lasers and or retinoids may help red or dark striae respectively, the remaining agents are generally a lot of hype and most of these will improve with time. There are no proven ways to remove them. ...Read more

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Can anything be done about facial plastic surgery gone wrong?

Can anything be done about facial plastic surgery gone wrong?

YES: There are always lots of options. Check back with the plastic surgeon who did the procedure. If you are not satisfied, check with other respected plastic and dermatologic surgeons for other ideas and options. ...Read more

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What is the age restriction to have plastic surgery in the us?

What is the age restriction to have plastic surgery in the us?

None: Under 18 you need parental consent.
You need to be at least 18 years old to get saline breast implants for cosmetic purposes.
You need to be at least 22 years old to get silicone breast implants for cosmetic purposes.
Both saline and silicone implants can be used under 18 for reconstructive surgery. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: facial plastic surgery?

What is the definition or description of: facial plastic surgery?

Any plastic: Surgery of the face. It is specifically denoted that way, as many ENT trained docs, who can only do facial plastic surgery, list themselves as facial plastic surgeons versus classically trained board certified plastic surgeons who do it all. ...Read more

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What are good questions to ask during plastic surgery counseling?

What are good questions to ask during plastic surgery counseling?

Whatever you think: In addition to the other answers given here, do not hesitate to ask any question that comes to mind. The only bad question is the one you don't ask. ...Read more

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What is the main difference between cosmetic and plastic surgery?

What is the main difference between cosmetic and plastic surgery?

Beauty vs transform: Whereas cosmetic tends to refer to beauty treatments the term plastic encompasses both aesthetic and reconstructive treatments. ...Read more

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I want to see before and after plastic surgery celebrities photos?

I want to see before and after plastic surgery celebrities photos?

Plastic Surgeon: Most plastic surgeons take before and after photos of their patients who have surgery. For my patients who have given me permission to share their pictures, I can offer them as examples in my office consultations or on my website: www. Centralohioplasticsurgery. Com. For celebrity pictures, you often have to go to gossip websites which may not be reliable. ...Read more

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Is it true that plastic surgery is the only solution for a pannus?

Is it true that plastic surgery is the only solution for a pannus?

Yes: If you have a lot of excess skin then the only way to eleiminate it is to cut it off. You can't shrink wrap it. Www. Beautybybrueck. Com. ...Read more

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How effective is plastic surgery for someone living with cutis laxa?

Information: Cutis laxa is one of the contraaindications to an form pf loastic surgery designed to tighten loose tissue, due to the ability of the sking to strech beyond the normal usual limits. ...Read more

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Help! Is it possible to have plastic surgery done on your brow line?

Help! Is it possible to have plastic surgery done on your brow line?

Yes many ways: There are a variety of methods ranging from "chemical"lifts with botulinum toxin such as Dysport to brow pexy with upper lid tucks (witch hazel). And then there is brow pexy with a scar immediately above the brow, in a well established forehead crease, or in front of the hairline for a high forehead. One can also use a suture suspension form the scalp, or endoscopic or bicoronal forehead lift. ...Read more

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When going under the knife for plastic surgery, how long is too long?

When going under the knife for plastic surgery, how long is too long?

No such thing: Every surgical procedure has certain guidelines, but sometimes unexpected things occur and surgery may take longer than anticipated. A surgeon should give you a rough eatimate on surgical time. ...Read more

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What are some risks to getting plastic surgery for cosmetic purposes?

Surgery risks: Risks will vary depending on the procedure, anesthesia, and health of the patient. Generally, cosmetic procedures are elective and therefore not done on patients who carry too high risk. An example: many plastic surgeons not doing breast lifts on patients who smoke because of risk to tissue. General risks: infection, bleeding, failure, damage to tissues, recurrence, ; need for other procedure. ...Read more

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Does the pain from having jawline plastic surgery last a really long time?

Unclear: Usually pain from any genioplasty lasts about 10-14 days and is well controlled with pain meds. If there is no bone work being done, the pain is much less and lasts only a a few days. ...Read more

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What are the requirements to be able to get a covered facial plastic surgery?

What are the requirements to be able to get a covered facial plastic surgery?

Functional/reconstr: It would be best for you to be examined by a specialist who can compose a letter of predetermination of benefits to ascertain your level of coverage by your third party payor. Typically companies will pay for reconstructive or functional surgery but not for elective cosmetic surgery. ...Read more

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Please suggest some best sites for before and after plastic surgery pictures.

Please suggest some best sites for before and after plastic surgery pictures.

Asps: American society of plastic surgeons,
aesthetic society has great information
your surgeons website as well should have a gallery. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have local and twilight anestesia only during plastic surgery?

For some procedures: Plastic surgery encompasses a wide range of procedures. Local with sedation can work very well for the right patient for procedures like eyelid lifts, but would no be recommended for tummy tucks (witch hazel). ...Read more

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Where do I go to find most photos of celebrity plastic surgery before and after?

Where do I go to find most photos of celebrity plastic surgery before and after?

Online; many fakes!: Most celebrities guard their privacy even more than their appearance, so much of what is available online is fake. Reputable plastic surgeons are bound by patient confidentiality, so this would be a major breach to "let this information out! " look at actual photos to see examples of facelift, eyelid surgery, and much too much filler and botox! ...Read more

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