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plastic surgery

Surgery to remodel, repair, or restore the appearance and sometimes the function of body parts. It includes reconstructive surgery such as skin grafts and repair of congenital defects as well as cosmetic surgery.

plastic surgeon n.
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Noun1.plastic surgeon - a surgeon who beautifies the body (especially the face)plastic surgeon - a surgeon who beautifies the body (especially the face)
operating surgeon, sawbones, surgeon - a physician who specializes in surgery

plastic surgeon

nspecialista m/f in chirurgia plastica or estetica
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Kevin Hancock, a plastic surgeon at Whiston Hospital and Wirral's Spire Murrayfield private hospital, and a spokesman for the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) tells you how to keep yourself safe .
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Consultant surgeon Douglas McGeorge said: "Injectables, peels and lasers should all be performed by a properly trained clinician, a plastic surgeon or a dermatologist.
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What you're operating on is the bony skeleton in the upper third and predominately cartilaginous (soft tissue-like) structure in the lower third of the nose," says plastic surgeon Paul R.