Cosmetic Surgery Vs. Plastic Surgery
Dr. Vivekanand N Bhat
Lavelle road, Bengaluru Feb 9, 2017
What is Cosmetic surgery?
This surgery is used to enhance the appearance of a person, with the help of surgical instruments. Cosmetic surgery can be used to treat multiple areas of the body, such as legs, hands, neck, and also areas on your head. Breast augmentation, Male breast reduction, hair transplant, Liposuction is only a few of the examples used to enhance the appearance of a person.
What is a plastic surgery?
This surgery is used to reconstruct skin in areas, which were affected due to birth disorders. It is used to treat disorders like burns, diseases, birth marks etc. Breast reconstruction, burn repair surgery, congenital defect repairs are all common examples of a plastic surgery. A cosmetic surgery is a procedure that is a part of a plastic surgery.