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Should cosmetic plastic surgeons be required to evaluate patients for body-dysmorphic disorder before operating?
Plastic surgeon: Can you provide the names of a few preeminent board certified plastic surgeons whose expertise is primarily the face based in miami?
Facial Plast Surgeon: Robert Simons, Richard Davis, Anthony WolfeGet a more detailed answer ›
Any well recommed plastic surgeons that take medicare in dallas, tx that do reconstruction on face from a severe burn damage?
Are dermatologists essentially non surgical plastic surgeons (of the face/skin)? Just wondering, thanks.
There : There is much crossover between certain specialties especially dermatology and plastic surgery. Your question is a bit of an over simplification. In general there is some truth to it, but it is complicated. Dermatologists and plastic surgeons both specialize in the skin, both can treat the entire body (not just the face) and both provide non-surgical as well as surgical treatments. However, in general, dermatology is primarily a medical specialty whereas plastic surgery is primarily a surgical specialty. Hope that helps to clarify. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I only tried KELO-COTE gel and FRAXEL laser but I didn't see much improvement ,can plastic surgeons help me?I really hate to look to my face bc of it
Can cosmetic plastic surgeons use skin glue for a mid-face lift, as opposed to sutures, that may produce more scarring?
Yes.: Skin glue can definitely be used to close almost all incisions that we do cosmetically. It's unclear which produces more scarring (skin glue vs. Stitches), however a general rule is permanent (non-dissolving) stitches should be removed as early as possible. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Even the best....: Yes it is true that even the "best" plastic surgeons have complications. However, they are usually around to manage and treat them. If you have complications and your surgeon is thousands of miles away, it may be very difficult to get treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
No, not at all: Plastic surgery is a broad field which includes cosmetic surgery, craniofacial surgery, microsurgery, burn care, hand surgery and other very specialized areas. Nobody can do them all! some of us concentrate on reconstructive surgery, some on hand surgery, etc. A plastic surgeon is a surgeon certified by the american board of plastic surgery, no matter the area of concentration or specialization. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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