Searching information on the best places to visit in Thailand? No wonder, this country is packed for every type of adventurer in you and is a top destination in Asia for medical tourism and for its tuk-tuks, Buddhist temples and modern cities. Check out the following for a quick guide. Read more
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Immediate breast reconstruction may be an option for you.
For qualified candidates, breast reconstruction can be performed at the same time as mastectomy. When performed together, a skin-sparing mastectomy may be an option which preserves most of the breast skin envelope, decreases scarring and improves the overall cosmetic result. In some cases, the nipple and areola can also be preserved (nipple-sparing mastectomy). View before and after photos of immediate breast reconstruction patients here.
Studies have found immediate reconstruction can also provide significant psychosocial benefits by decreasing the psychological and emotional impact of mastectomy. Read more
According to the survey conducted by the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, there are more than 30,000 aesthetic medical surgeons across the world that conducts 17 million aesthetic surgeries procedures every year. And if you are looking for the best cities (there might be one near you) to get plastic surgery, here is the list where you can find the best surgeons, healthcare facilities and packages for cosmetic surgeries. Read more
Cosmetic plastic surgery is becoming a huge business in many countries across the world. Before, it was only common for celebrities, famous personalities and some say, for persons of interests who want to escape the reality of their original appearances. Through times, plastic surgery becomes one of the aesthetic and cosmetic resorts of people who want to improve their appearance. From being one of the frowned upon practices, it became widely accepted to both famous and common personalities in the society. Read more
Numerous reports have been published about people’s perception on cosmetic and plastic surgery and it is South Korea that often tops the list. But to what extent can South Koreans go forth in the name of beautification?
An analysis of the data gathered from the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery confirms that it is South Korea that recorded the highest per capita rate attributed to cosmetic plastic surgery. Here, the study also conducted a comparison on different countries’ per capita rate on similar surgical procedures.
Surgical operations can be dangerous and risky, but for the sake of beauty improvement, many people take the risks. As the matter of fact, in a survey conducted by The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, lipoplasty is the leading surgical procedure in 2011. Among other procedures that made it the rank are botulinum toxin type A or Botox, nip and tuck, breast augmentation, blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery), and tummy tucks. Due to its popularity, numerous organizations and medical practitioners call for a legal action to classify plastic surgery as a medical procedure instead of a commodity. Read more
Plastic surgery is one of the most common aesthetic procedures nowadays. From being frown upon and only common to celebrities and famous people, this medical practice became widely accepted across the world. As the matter of fact, it became so popular that it is one of the major healthcare service offerings in many countries.
Technology has also made a significant part in the advancement and popularity of plastic surgery. Clinics have introduced several processes like Botox, peeling procedures, face-lift, nose realignment, etc. which made huge development in beauty and body improvement. Read more