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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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Dr. Osbert Fernandez
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Gynecologic Surgery (Definition)

Gynecological surgery relates to procedures involving the pelvis and women's reproductive organs. This usually includes surgery affecting the ovaries, the fallopian tubes, the uterus, and the cervix. It can also involve the bladder and the surrounding, supportive structures and tissues of the pelvis. Common surgeries are d&c, tubal sterilization, hysterectomy, bladder ...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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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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Facial scar plastic surgery for a dent in forehead, how will this be removed?

Facial scar plastic surgery for a dent in forehead, how will this be removed?

Fillers vs Implant: Depending on the size of the dent and whether it is soft tissue or bone, either fillers or an implant can be used. See a facial plastic surgeon for options. ...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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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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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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How do surgeons deal with facial asymmetries when performing cancer reconstruction surgery? I recently had a surgery for facial melanoma on my left cheek. I will soon undergo facial cancer reconstruction surgery to restore my physical appearance to an acc

How do surgeons deal with facial asymmetries when performing cancer reconstruction surgery? I recently had a surgery for facial melanoma on my left cheek. I will soon undergo facial cancer reconstruction surgery to restore my physical appearance to an acc

Facial recon: There are many options for facial reconstruction. It depends on the defect itself, the location and the surrounding soft tissue. You should see a board certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon to go over your options. ...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 there cosmetic surgery for wrinkled neck like a facelift?

Is there cosmetic surgery for wrinkled neck like a facelift?

Definitely!: Facelifts ( not mini-facelifts) usually include lifting the neck so as to tighten and smooth neck muscle and skin. Prominent "cords" (platysma muscle edges) in the front of the neck can be addressed during a facelift, as well. More difficult to treat are transverse neck creases. ...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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Are dermatologists that perform facelifts also plastic surgeons? Is there a plastic surgeon degree?

Are dermatologists that perform facelifts also plastic surgeons? Is there a plastic surgeon degree?

Surgery vs. Surgeon: A "plastic surgery" is a surgery meant to change the appearance of the face. A (facial) plastic surgeon is a doctor who has undergone a surgical bresidency training program. I would recommend seeking a facelift surgeon who is board certified by the american board of facial plastic & reconstructive surgery (abfprs) or the american board of plastic surgery (abps). Review their work & ask questions. ...Read more

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Cost of cosmetic face surgery?

Cost of cosmetic face surgery?

Depends on: Depends on procedure. Get an evaluation from a facial plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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How many hours does a surgeon deed to perform a neck lift, face lift and lower eyelid blepharoplasty?

How many hours does a surgeon deed to perform a neck lift, face lift and lower eyelid blepharoplasty?

Surgery length: It depends on the type of facelifts done and the experience of the surgeon. Your best bet would be to have your face evaluated by a board certified facial plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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Chin is big. Refer me to a good plastic surgeon with experience in facial feminization?

Chin is big. Refer me to a good plastic surgeon with experience in facial feminization?

Not necessary...: To see a specialist in facial feminization. You need a complete evaluation of the relation of your facial structures, including your occlusion (how your teeth fit together) as well as the prominence of other areas of the face--some who think their chins are too big actually have underdevelopment of other areas of the face. Your best bet is a plastic surgeon with experience with these deformities. ...Read more

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Who is the best facial plastic cosmetic surgeon in ct?

Who is the best facial plastic cosmetic surgeon in ct?

There isn't.: There is never only one best. The best is the one who has experience, understands your needs and that you can communicate with comfortably and you have the most faith in. Remember don't look for bargains when it comes to your health. ...Read more

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Is facial reconstruction different from facial plastic surgery?

Is facial reconstruction different from facial plastic surgery?

Facial plastics: Facial reconstruction following trauma or tumor removal is performed to try to reconstruct the appearance to what is was prior to the trauma or tumor removal. Aesthetic facial plastic surgery is performed to improve the appearance of the patient in the absence of trauma or ablative surgery. ...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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Is it possible to have seen a person who's face looks as though it may have had bad plastic surgery?

Is it possible to have seen a person who's face looks as though it may have had bad plastic surgery?

Bad plastic surgery?: Unfortunately, not every procedure is a home run. There are certainly many celebrities out there who do not have the optimal results! ...Read more

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Is there any plastic surgery or craniofacial type of surgery that can be done to reduce the size of someone's head?

Is there any plastic surgery or craniofacial type of surgery that can be done to reduce the size of someone's head?

Head size: The head bones fuse and then grow as you age. But a surgery to reduce the head doesn't sound like a good idea. As you age your body may grow into your head size. Talk to your doctor about your feelings about your head size and you may benefit from talking about it. Maybe seeing a plastic surgeon to talk about what you don't like will help you accept your body. ...Read more

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How to know if people who get plastic surgery (for cosmetic reasons and not reconstruction) a little 'unwell' in the head?

How to know if people who get plastic surgery (for cosmetic reasons and not reconstruction) a little 'unwell' in the head?

Absolutely not!: Why shouldn't you improve yourself if possible? Some people exercise to look better, some individuals use make-up. Patients undergoing cosmetic surgery are no more "unwell in the head" than those individuals. ...Read more

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Is the any plastic surgery interventions to remove scar on head?

Is the any plastic surgery interventions to remove scar on head?

Several options: For a new scar (<1 month), just letting it heal and protecting the scar from sunlight is best. The scar will improve typically over the course of 1 year. During this time, topical scar treatments (scar massage, mederma, silicone) steroid injections and dermabrasion can help. If the scar is still bothersome, then surgical revision should be considered. ...Read more

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Please help? Is there any plastic surgery to remove scar on head?

Please help? Is there any plastic surgery to remove scar on head?

Scar Revision: Scars can be a different color or can be depressed or elevated compared to the surrounding skin. A scar on the scalp can result in an area of baldness. Normal features may be distorted by scars. Various treatments or surgical revision can improve the unsightly features of many scars. Consult with a plastic surgeon certified by the american board of plastic surgery to learn about options. ...Read more

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Please let me know if there is a plastic surgery that can fix an abnormal head shape?

Please let me know if there is a plastic surgery that can fix an abnormal head shape?

Cranial recnsrtrucn: Start looking into cranial reconstruction resources in your region.This surgery is most often done in kids, but occasionally in adults.The procedures are dramatic and invasive, involving extracting and reshaping the bones, ICU care and long recovery.It is a team effort, often involving neurosurgeons, craniofacial plastic surgeons and others. ...Read more

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What plastic surgery can be done for flat looking face with no cheeknones and no fat(genetics)and can you make face bigger ?

What plastic surgery can be done for flat looking face with no cheeknones and no fat(genetics)and can you make face bigger ?

Cheek implant/filler: Cheek implants or fillers can be used to augment selective areas of the face for create more prominent cheek bones or chin or jaw line, etc. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if i could get plastic surgery for my scar on my face?

Can you tell me if i could get plastic surgery for my scar on my face?

Scar: Scar tissue cannot be removed altogether, but it can sometimes be replaced with better, less noticeable scar tissue or can sometimes be hidden. Would recommend seeing a plastic surgeon to see if it's right for you. ...Read more

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Is Voluma a good option for someone wanting a bit of a face "lift" but not yet ready for plastic surgery? How long does it last? Any side effects?

Is Voluma a good option for someone wanting a bit of a face "lift" but not yet ready for plastic surgery? How long does it last? Any side effects?

Fillers in the face: Voluma is filler that can be used strategically in the face to augment depressions. It is an office procedure. It is not a lifting procedure but gives temporary effect of attenuation of certain lines or depressions. It last longer than some other HA agents. At younger age it may be the better option over surgery to address patient concerns. ...Read more

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I want a face mole removed! So self conscious about it. Would the scar look worse? Plastic surgery is a fortune though. Suggestions?

I want a face mole removed! So self conscious about it. Would the scar look worse? Plastic surgery is a fortune though. Suggestions?

Check prices: Such lesions can be removed by dermatologists, ENT specialist and ophthalmologists. It sounds like this is cosmetic and not covered by insurance. They can all make a minimal scar. There is no harm in finding out the price ahead of time since this seems to be a non-covered item. You can usually lower the fee by offering cash. ...Read more

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What is the procedure for getting a butt lift? And do men ever get plastic surgery work done on them like women get work done?

What is the procedure for getting a butt lift? And do men ever get plastic surgery work done on them like women get work done?

Butt lift or bbl?: A "butt lift" tightens skin and elevates the buttock tissues, while a "brazilian butt lift" uses your own fat to augment the buttocks (making them larger or fuller). Both men and women get plastic surgery, including butt lifts. ...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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What amount would plastic surgery cost?

What amount would plastic surgery cost?

Greatly varies: This will vary tremendously with the techniques used and may involve relatively modest costs if treatable with injections and/or lasers. However, if more extensive or complicated it could require multiple stages procedures with different specialists and imaging or interventions. First discuss with a board certified plastic surgeon. Many offer complimentary consultations. ...Read more

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Plastic surgery celebrities before and after?

Plastic surgery celebrities before and after?

Career based on look: When your career is based significantly upon your looks in addition to your acting talent, it is no doubt that celebrities will seek any and all remedies to improve one's physical appearance. ...Read more

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Could there be a "right" age to pursue plastic surgery?

Could there be a "right" age to pursue plastic surgery?

Plastic v cosmetic: There is a great amount of variation in the types of procedures that plastic surgeons perform that range from congenital to acquired conditions as well as functional/reconstructive procedures. Given this range, some even consider in utero repair of fetal cleft lip (experimental) and up to 90 years of age. I believe you meant, cosmetic plastic procedure performed after maturity & age of consent-18. ...Read more

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Was curious about arguments for and against plastic surgery?

Was curious about arguments for and against plastic surgery?

Many factors:1, 2 &3: 1) have you done your best to improve the conditions for which you seek treatment using proper diet, exercise, and hygiene or maintenance? 2) are you educated about realistic expectations? 3) have you sought consultations with respected, experience, qualified and board certified plastic surgeons? 4) have you been made aware or educated about risks, alternatives, and benefits? I wish you the best! ...Read more

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What happens if you got plastic surgery, what would you get.?

Plastic surgery: Plastic surgery is a large ,set of skills that will improve congenital defects,improve function,appearance and replace missing parts after cancer trauma or diseaseThe improvement is totally depends on risk benefit so what the result is depends on the problem ...Read more

Dr. John Michalski
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Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery (Definition)

This term usually means an orthopedic surgeon specializing in joint surgery. More specifically a joint replacement surgeon that can reconstruct an injured, malformed or degenerated joint. We can fix the ligaments, bones, muscles and shock absorbers around the joints, and we can put new surfaces or ends back on the bones. We use biologic and manufactured parts during our ...Read more


Dr. Jerome Zacks
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Transplant Surgery (Definition)

Transplant surgeons are fully trained in general surgery and have spent additional years training how to technically perform organ transplants. They also know the medicine and immunology of treating patients with immunosuppression. Remember that it is one thing to surgically remove an organ (if it is diseased), but very tough to remove it + keep it healthy enough to be ...Read more