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Can i get chin augmentation surgery for cosmetic reasons?

Can i get chin augmentation surgery for cosmetic reasons?

Cosmetic Chin Implant: Chin augmentation cosmetic benefits chin augmentation most often is used to restore balance to the face due to a weak chin (under-projecting in profile). Chin implants can also create a wider, stronger chin. They can also be used to lengthen the face slightly. For more informaton see the following link: https://pacificcenterplasticsurgery.Com/procedures/face/chin-augmentation/. ...Read more

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Looking for free plastic surgeons for reconstruction of botched breast job?

Looking for free plastic surgeons for reconstruction of botched breast job?

Unlikely....: It is doubtful outside of a residency program that you will find a quality surgeon who will operate without charge. Good luck though. ...Read more

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What can i expect from plastic surgery for breast implants?

What can i expect from plastic surgery for breast implants?

Larger breasts: Ideally and under the best circumstances, with a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, you should expect larger, natural looking and more projecting breasts. ...Read more

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Who can perform a breast lift besides plastic surgeons?

Anyone (by law) but?: Technically speaking any PHYSICIAN can perform this operation by law. However most hospitals or facilities will not allow unless the physician has privileges obtained with approved training. Why would you want to go to anyone else? Your colorectal surgeon? ...Read more

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Do men have cosmetic surgery after a mastectomy?

Do men have cosmetic surgery after a mastectomy?

Depends: It depends on the extent of the mastectomy, often times the surgery is done by a plastic surgeon so the closure is done well. ...Read more

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If a women gets plastic surgery for botched breast implants will her insurance cover it?

If a women gets plastic surgery for botched breast implants will her insurance cover it?

Probably Not.: Best to assume that your health insurance company will not cover any procedure related to breast augmentation surgery. It would be wise to have a personal “fund”, understanding that most patients who undergo breast augmentation surgery will likely need additional surgery at some point in their lives. There is however no standard “exchange period” for breast implants. ...Read more

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Is plastic surgery for lip augmentation safe?

Is plastic surgery for lip augmentation safe?

Yes: Lip augmentation is a procedure that can give you fuller and plumper lips. The most common method is injectable dermal fillers. Side effects include minor swelling, bruising, redness, and minor bleeding at the injection sites. Fat grafting is less commonly performed due to its unpredictable results Silicone implants (not injection) can offer permanent lip augmentation. Consult with your doctor ...Read more

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Should I have nose reconstruction after mohs surgery done by the moh's surgeon or a facial plastic surgeon?

Should I have nose reconstruction after mohs surgery done by the moh's surgeon or a facial plastic surgeon?

ENT or plastics: A moh's surgeon is a dermatologist and they specialize in only moh's surgery. An ENT or plastic surgeon is your best bet for reconstructive cosmetic surgery. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is facial plastic surgery considered dermatology or plastic surgery ?

Is facial plastic surgery considered dermatology or plastic surgery ?

Trained as surgeons: Facial plastic surgeons are trained differently from plastic surgeons. Starting w/ ent/head & neck surgery residency, then a one year fellowship in facial plastic & reconstructive surgery (rhinoplasty, facelift, browlifts, eyelid surgery, cheek/chin implants, otoplasty, facial reconstruction after trauma or cancer, cleft lip/palate.) after fellowship, oral & written boards for fps certification. ...Read more

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How should one select best plastic surgeons for my nose reshaping?

How should one select best plastic surgeons for my nose reshaping?

Use referrals: From trusted friends, respected professionals and previous patients. Start with your existing physicians and ask for referrals and then use local hospitals or medical societies as week as national organizations such as the american society of plastic surgeons at plasticsurgery.Org. Verify credentials with state licensing agencies. Arrange a few consultations. ...Read more

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I'm considering liposuction surgery. Need some tips for finding the best cosmetic surgeon?

I'm considering liposuction surgery. Need some tips for finding the best cosmetic surgeon?

Best Plastic Surgeon: Most important make sure you see a board certified plastic surgeon by the american board of plastic surgeon, ask to see his before and after photos and check reviews. For more information, I have written an article on how i would go about finding the best plastic surgeon. See the following link: <a href="http://drnichter.Com/find-best-plastic-surgeon-dr-right/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">h. ...Read more

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Is facial plastic surgery with dermatology or plastic surgery ?

Is facial plastic surgery with dermatology or plastic surgery ?

Specialty: not ABMS: While this is a sub specialty of the board of otolaryngology, it is not a recognized specialty board as defined by the ABMS. PLEASE SEE LINK BELOW: http://www.abms.org/member-boards/specialty-subspecialty-certificates/ This lists the 24 recognized specialty boards including the AMERICAN BOARD OF PLASTIC SURGERY ...Read more

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Who is eligible for breast reduction surgery?

Who is eligible for breast reduction surgery?

Adult females: Typically any adult female is a candidate. This is usually deferred until completion of growth - 18 years. Women over the age of 40 should likely undergo diagnostic imaging with a mammogram to establish a baseline or exclude underlying disease. Depending on your health insurance different criteria may be applied for coverage. ...Read more

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How do I find the best plastic surgeon for breast augmentation in asia?

How do I find the best plastic surgeon for breast augmentation in asia?

Depends: The "best" plastic surgeon is the one that is best for you. Certainly good past results and low complication rates make one plastic surgeon better than another. But one that listens to your needs and is concerned about your safety can be a better plastic surgeon than one who has good before and after photos, no matter what country you are in. Always make sure that they are properly credentialed. ...Read more

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Can i wear a bra after fibroadenoma excision surgery?

Can i wear a bra after fibroadenoma excision surgery?

Once it is healed: Yes you can wear the bra after 7-10 days from the date of surgery. it takes that long for the incision to heal and for the pain to subside. The degree of pain/discomfort in the breast will serve as your guide. ...Read more

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I only wanted a breast lift and consulted 5 board certified plastic surgeons. All recommended implants with lift. I regret the implants. Were they wrong?

I only wanted a breast lift and consulted 5 board certified plastic surgeons. All recommended implants with lift. I regret the implants. Were they wrong?

Breast lift only: If you have adequate native tissues and do not require bulging upper poles, a breast lift alone is adequate. If you wanted fake looks or more fullness and volume, implants are needed. What do you really want? And are you clearly communicating this to your surgeons? The rubin mastopexy can do a great result with your own tissues but is a radical procedure. ...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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Does breast cancer reconstruction surgery look natural? I have to undergo a double mastectomy for breast cancer and am deciding whether to have breast cancer reconstruction surgery. Would the surgery leave my breasts feeling hard and unnatural? I might ch

Does breast cancer reconstruction surgery look natural? I have to undergo a double mastectomy for breast cancer and am deciding whether to have breast cancer reconstruction surgery. Would the surgery leave my breasts feeling hard and unnatural? I might ch

No depending on how: Tram flap with your own tissue movement to recreate your breasts may have areas of fat necrosis - hardness. Subpectoral muscle silicone implants are more natural feeling but you may get a capsule a tight feeling . Best answer-- ask your plastic surgeon his experience - they have pictures good and bad to give you an idea of results then you can make an itelligent choice of what is right. ...Read more

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Any special treatment for day after breast augmentation surgery?

Any special treatment for day after breast augmentation surgery?

Surgeons vary: Surgeons vary in their recommendations following surgery with some recommending limited activity and compression dressings while some even make their patients sleep on their breasts the day after surgery.. Inwouldmdiscuss this with your surgeon. An increasing number are adopting a regimen of "rapid recovery" exercises. See video: http://youtu.be/lJs9tr75b70 ...Read more

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After breast implants and lift surgery, wound reopened again! please help!?

After breast implants and lift surgery, wound reopened again! please help!?

Many possibilities: Is the implant exposed? If so, the implant will in all likelihood need to be removed. If the wound is opened only superficially, treating it topically until it closes on its own is best. Reclosing under any tension will only make it pop open again. Sometimes there is an underlying infection and ultimately the implant will have to come out. Good luck to you. ...Read more

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Is there a way to get bigger boobs without plastic surgery?

Is there a way to  get bigger boobs without plastic surgery?

You cant: There is no safe way to grow boobs... Whether with supplements or medications. Augmentation with a plastic surgeon is the only safe way. ...Read more

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I really want bigger boobs how do I get them without plastic surgery?

I really want bigger boobs how do I get them without plastic surgery?

Brava: There is a system called brava that is a suction applied to the breasts over time which causes a temporary increase in breast size. You can also have fat injected after the suction treatment for a more permanent result. ...Read more

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What r the advantages and disadvantages of plastic surgery?

What r the advantages and disadvantages of plastic surgery?

Many.: Good question but too broad to answer here. The advantages/disadvantages of any specific procedure will be numerous. In other words, every procedure has its pros/cons as well as a whole set of potential risk/complications associated with it. Therefore, best to be evaluated in person by board-certified plastic surgeons who, after discussing your concerns and goals, can provide you with good advice. ...Read more

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What are the most common types of plastic surgery performed in the U.S.?

What are the most common types of plastic surgery performed in the U.S.?

Many types: Plastic is derived from the Latin word plasticus and the Greek word plastikos, meaning to shape or mold. Shifting tissue has been around for thousands of years. Plastic Surgeons do Hand, Micro, Reconstructive, Aesthetic, Cosmetic Surgery. Best to look for a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon before getting work done. "Most common", would then depend on the type of surgery. ...Read more

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Could plastic surgery cure leprosy?

Could plastic surgery cure leprosy?

No but treat complic: Plastic surgery cannot cure leprosy but it can treat complications of leprosy once it is cured. ...Read more

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Could i be numb during plastic surgery?

Could i be numb during plastic surgery?

Numb during surgery: Highly recommended particularly if no other anesthesia is provided but even when under sedation or general anesthesia surgeons and patients prefer numbing medication. ...Read more

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Is an otoplasty considered plastic surgery?

Yes: Otoplasty, or reshaping of the ears, is considered plastic surgery. Although I have heard of instances where insurance carriers cover the cost of this procedure, this is the exception and not the rule. Talk with a facial plastic surgeon to discuss your concern and then contact your insurance carrier and verify your coverage. ...Read more

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What does "grafting" mean in plastic surgery?

What does "grafting" mean in plastic surgery?

Graft vs flap: A graft means taking a donor tissue (skin, hair, fat, bone, nerve) and removing it and transferring it to a recipient site where it must depend on the local blood supply to survive. This tends to be limited to a small amount of tissue. A flap is different and remains attached to its original blood supply or connected to a new blood supply. ...Read more

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What is cosmetic/plastic surgery in atlanta like?

What is cosmetic/plastic surgery in atlanta like?

Plastic surgery: Atlanta has many experienced and board certified plastic surgeons. Some useful websites to find board certified plastic surgeons include ASPS, ASAPS, and RealSelf. ...Read more

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Could third degree burns be removed by plastic surgery?

Could third degree burns be removed by plastic surgery?

Excised but replaced: Scars can be excised or removed but they will likely be replaced with other scars that are either less prominent, problematic, or can be better concealed in anatomic landmarks or in certain clothing. ...Read more

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Is it true that it's ok to do cosmetic plastic surgery?

Is it true that it's ok to do cosmetic plastic surgery?

Yes...: If: 1) you are medically fit 2) you have realistic expectations 3) your surgeon is properly trained and certified, with experience in your particular procedure 4) the procedure is done in an accredited surgery center 5) any anesthesia is administered by either an md anesthesiologist or crna. ...Read more

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Do you think I can use plastic surgery to widen your lips?

Do you think I can use plastic surgery to widen your lips?

Filler injection : There is different techniques including lip voluminizing, enhancing the borders . It is mainly done by fillers ...Read more

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Can have plastic surgery while taking wellbutrin (bupropion)?

Can have plastic surgery while taking wellbutrin (bupropion)?

Consult your doctor: Generally, you should be able to have plastic surgery while taking wellbutrin (bupropion). However, you should consult with your plastic surgeon and the doctor treating you with wellbutrin (bupropion) before making any decision. Your mental health status should be stable as well. ...Read more

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Is plastic surgery recommended for a person with giant nevus ?

Yes: If your looking for removal then plastic surgery may help. Removal and techniques depend on size and location. ...Read more

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I was wondering what are some risks to cosmetic plastic surgery?

I was wondering what are some risks to cosmetic 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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What is the plastic surgery survival rate for fat removal and inserted?

What is the plastic surgery survival rate for fat removal and inserted?

Fat grafting is: Becoming more and more popular for breast surgery revisions, cosmetic surgery, and many other things. While nothing in medicine is ever really "new" the technique's popularity is usually credited to sydney coleman in nyc. Typically it's been said you lose about 1/3 of fat grafts via the coleman method, but this seems to be less with new harvesting and processing products and techniques. ...Read more

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Can a person with body dysmorphia in their past ever have plastic surgery?

Yes: It depends on the severity of the disorder, when it occurred, and what has transpired in the past years. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could get bigger lips without getting any plastic surgery?

Can you tell me how I could get bigger lips without getting any plastic surgery?

Lip enhancement: There are several fillers for temporary and permanent enhancement of the lip. A simple and natural filler is your own fat! ...Read more

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Can women who have had plastic surgery still feel that their breasts are the same?

Breast surgery: Yes some will feel the same but some may scars or new firmness to the breast it depends if patient had implants reduction reconstruction or fat injection enhancements. ...Read more

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Is there any way to enlarge breasts other than with plastic surgery and medication?

Is there any way to enlarge breasts other than with plastic surgery and medication?

I've never seen it: I've never seen any scientific literature or patient studies that show any real improvement without surgery. I think a consultation with a board certified plastic surgeon is the right place to start. ...Read more

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