What is plastic surgery?
Plastic surgery is a specialty surgery that improves a person’s appearance, plastic surgery alters and reconstructs a person’s physical body.
Whether it be in a professional field or a social event, a person’s appearance is what makes him stand out in the crowd. Some people get plastic surgery to improve their appearance while some people do this surgery to fix any defects.
In this article, Dr. Deepesh Goyal (Ms, Mch, MBBS), a leading cosmetic and plastic surgeon in Jaipur who runs his own clinic “Rejuvena cosmo care” talks about the different types of surgery he offers at his clinic, its risks, and rewards.
Types of Plastic surgery
Plastic surgery is further divided into two types which are cosmetic surgery and reconstructive surgery, below we can see the two types as defined by Dr. Deepesh Goyal, all of these treatments and surgeries are available at his clinic “rejuvena cosmo care”
Cosmetic surgery is done solely to improve a person’s overall appearance and aesthetics; it’s done so that you feel and look better.
Few types of Cosmetic surgery,
- Botox and fillers
- Derma roller
- Skin polishing
- Chemical peels
- Freckle control
- Laser acne treatment
- Laser tattoo removal
- Scar marks removal
This surgery is done for certain medical reasons. Reconstructive surgery fixes defects by birth or defects caused by any accidents. Palate repair and cleft lip are some types of reconstructive surgery.
A few types of reconstructive surgery are:
- Earlobe repair
- Fat transplant
- Breast implant
- Breast reduction
- Male breast surgery
- Laser varicose vein surgery
Other types of plastic surgeries
- Laser hair treatment
- Chin surgery
- Vascular lasers
- Eyelid surgery
- Dimple creation
- Nose surgery in Jaipur
Few risks of plastic surgery
Plastic surgery can have certain complications or risks, though it’s not so common, in some rare cases the risk can become fatal.
In certain cases, plastic or cosmetic surgery can cause an infection of the skin, eg cellulitis.
Deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism
Deep vein thrombosis is a condition where blood clots are formed, when these blood clots break they travel to the lungs known as pulmonary embolism, which can be fatal if not treated on time.
Certain plastic surgeries can leave behind scar marks which can be troublesome, in some cases tummy tuck surgery can cause scars known as smooth hard keloid scars
Dissatisfied with appearance
We might have some perceived images of what we will look like after getting plastic surgery but sometimes the results will not be what we expected them to be. Before thinking of getting surgery we must have realistic expectations otherwise we might be dissatisfied and disappointed, says Dr. Deepesh Goyal.
Few Benefits of plastic surgery
Getting surgery or cosmetic surgery can be beneficial to people aesthetically and also to people suffering from medical problems.
When you look good, you begin to feel good. Improvements done to improve your appearance helps you to build more confidence and make your life more fun and open to trying many new things, and you begin to take up new opportunities.
Improved physical health
Getting a rhinoplasty surgery or a nose reshaping surgery can help you to breathe properly and at the same time makes your nose’s appearance more beautiful.
Enhanced mental health
Plastic surgery or cosmetic surgery can help in reducing the anxieties or stress caused by not feeling happy with your appearance.
Helps to put off some weight
Surgery like a tummy tuck or liposuction can help with reducing extra weight. A healthier body can lower the risk of diseases.
The takeaway is that surgery just like other surgeries takes a lot of dedication and self will, it’s not an easy decision to make, the results will not always be as you expected them, and setting up realistic expectations is necessary. You can reach out for any queries related to plastic surgery here at clinic spots.