Learn about Chin Surgery

"Chin, Cheek, or Jaw Reshaping/Facial Implants"

What is chin, cheek, or jaw reshaping? Cosmetic plastic surgery to change the shape of the chin, cheek, or jaw may be performed. This procedure is typically done to enhance certain facial features, or...

Learn about Plastic Surgery

Plastic Surgery - Topic Index

Plastic Surgery Home Preparing for Surgery Overview of Plastic Surgery Statistics Plastic Surgery Techniques Laser Surgery Overview Types of Skin Conditions Reconstructive Plastic Surgery Reconstructi...

Reconstructive Plastic Surgery Overview

What is reconstructive plastic surgery? Reconstructive plastic surgery is performed to correct facial and body abnormalities caused by birth defects, trauma, disease, or aging. Usually, the goal of re...

Plastic Surgery Techniques

There are many different techniques used to perform cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery procedures, including the following: Endoscopic surgery. Endoscopic surgery is performed with an endosco...

Overview of Plastic Surgery

What is plastic surgery? It is a popular misconception that the word plastic in plastic surgery means artificial . Rather, the word is derived from the ancient Greek word plastikos , which means to mo...