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What Is Plastic Surgery?
Plastic surgery is a medical specialty that involves repairing, restructuring, or replacing physical form or dysfunction of the skin, musculoskeletal system, craniomaxillofacial structures, hand, extremities, chest and trunk, and external genitalia. Plastic surgery is aimed at correcting dysfunctional areas of the body and is reconstructive in nature.
A plastic surgeon is a medical doctor who has completed his specialization in plastic surgery. After a plastic surgeon completes medical school and general surgery residency, they will complete an additional 2-3 years of training in plastic surgery. During their training, they will learn various techniques involved in plastic surgery procedures.
Plastic surgery can be divided into two categories: cosmetic surgery and reconstructive surgery. Aesthetic surgery includes procedures such as facelift, breast augmentation and liposuction. Reconstructive surgery is performed to correct the disorders caused by burns; traumatic injuries such as facial bone fractures; congenital abnormalities; developmental abnormalities; infection and disease; and cancer or tumors.. Reconstructive surgery is usually covered by health insurance because it is considered medically necessary.
The decision for plastic surgery should be made after careful consideration and consultation with a board-certified plastic surgeon. The risks and benefits of each procedure should be fully discussed with your surgeon before making any decisions.
What Are The Different Types Of Plastic Surgery?
There are many different types of plastic surgery, each with its own unique purpose and benefits. The most common types of plastic surgery are:
- Breast augmentation: One of the most popular types of plastic surgery is breast augmentation. It involves the insertion of implants into the breasts to increase their size and shape.
- Breast lift: A breast lift is a type of plastic surgery that helps to improve the appearance of drooping breasts. It involves the removal of excess skin and fat, and the tightening of the remaining tissue.
- Tummy tuck: A tummy tuck is a type of plastic surgery that helps to improve the appearance of the stomach area. It involves the removal of excess skin and fat, and the tightening of the abdominal muscles.
- Facelift: A facelift is a type of plastic surgery that helps to improve the appearance of wrinkles and sagging skin on the face. It involves the removal of excess skin and fat, and the tightening of the underlying muscles.
- Rhinoplasty: Rhinoplasty is a type of plastic surgery that helps to improve the appearance of the nose.It involves reshaping the nose to achieve the desired look.
Can I Have More Than One Plastic Surgery Procedure Done At A Time?
Yes, you can have multiple plastic surgery procedures done at the same time. This is often referred to as “staged” or “multipleprocedure” surgery. Staged surgery refers to having more than one operation during a single surgical session.
Multipleprocedure surgery refers to having more than one type of operation during a single surgical session.
The decision to have multiple procedures done at the same time is one that should be made between you and your plastic surgeon. There are many factors that will need to be considered, such as the types of procedures being done, the length of the surgeries, the expected recovery time, and whether or not you are healthy enough to handle multiple surgeries at once.
There are many benefits to having multiple procedures done at the same time. One benefit is that you will only have to go through the recovery process once. Additionally, staged or multipleprocedure surgery can often be less expensive than having each procedure done separately because it requires fewer anesthesia fees, operating room fees, and other associated costs.
Another benefit of staged or multipleprocedure surgery is that it can minimize your overall exposure to anesthesia. When multiple procedures are performed during a single surgical session, your total exposure to anesthesia is reduced. This can minimize your risk of complications associated with anesthesia.
If you are considering having multiple plastic surgery procedures done at the same time, be sure to discuss all of your options with your plastic surgeon. He or she will be able to help you make an informed decision about whether or not staged or multipleprocedure surgery is right for you.
Is There An Age Limit For Plastic Surgery?
As we age, our skin loses elasticity and collagen, which can cause sagging, wrinkles, and a generally less youthful appearance. For many of us, plastic surgery can be an effective way to combat the effects of aging and restore a more youthful appearance.
However, there is no “one size fits all” answer to the question of whether or not plastic surgery is right for you. The decision should be made on a casebycase basis, taking into account your overall health, desired results, and the recommendations of your plastic surgeon.
In general, older patients may be more at risk for complications from surgery than younger patients, so it is important to consult with a boardcertified plastic surgeon who has experience performing procedures on patients in your age group. You should also have realistic expectations about the results of your surgery.
If you are considering plastic surgery, the best way to ensure that it is right for you is to schedule a consultation with a boardcertified plastic surgeon. During your consultation, your surgeon will evaluate your health and discuss your goals for surgery. Together, you can decide if plastic surgery is right for you.
Do I Need To Prepare For My Plastic Surgery In Any Special Way?
Most plastic surgery procedures are outpatient procedures, which means you can go home the same day as your surgery. There are several things you can do to prepare for your procedure and ensure a successful outcome.
First, it is important to follow the preoperative instructions given to you by your surgeon. This may include quitting smoking, avoiding certain medications or supplements, and fasting for a while before surgery. Following these instructions will help reduce your risk of complications during or after your surgery.
It is also important to have a support system for the postoperative period. This may include arranging for someone to drive you home after your procedure and stay with you for the next 24 hours. You should also have someone assist you with activities of daily living such as bathing and dressing for the first few days after surgery.
Preparing for your plastic surgery procedure in this way will help you achieve a successful outcome and minimize the risk of complications.
What Are Some Things I Should Avoid Doing Before And After My Surgery?
There are a few things you should avoid doing before and after surgery. First, you should avoid drinking alcohol for at least 24 hours before surgery. Alcohol can thin your blood and increase your risk of bleeding during surgery.
Second, you should avoid eating or drinking anything for at least 8 hours before the surgery. This includes water, coffee, tea and chewing gum. Eating or drinking anything can increase your risk of vomiting during or after surgery.
Third, you should avoid smoking for at least 2 weeks before and after the surgery. Smoking can slow your healing process and increase your risk of complications after surgery.
Fourth, you should avoid taking any aspirin or other blood thinners for at least 2 weeks before and after surgery. These drugs may increase your risk of bleeding during surgery.
Finally, you should avoid using makeup, lotion, perfume, and cologne on the day of surgery. These products may increase your risk of infection after surgery.