Reconstructive surgery is the branch of plastic surgery that involves improving the form or function of a body part that is rendered abnormal due to trauma, a tumour, congenital or developmental abnormalities, or an infection.
It is a diverse field that includes breast reconstruction following mastectomy for breast cancer, treatment of severe hand or facial injuries, management of burns, correction of cleft lip and palate deformities in infancy and many more.
Cosmetic (or aesthetic) surgery is the branch of plastic surgery dedicated to enhancing the appearance of any area of the head, neck or body. The goals are to improve the proportion, symmetry and overall aesthetic appeal of a particular area.
This is often accomplished with surgical procedures such as breast augmentation or liposuction but there are also non-invasive techniques available to achieve these goals. These include Botox®, injectable fillers and many others.
Over time, breast shape and firmness can change leading to sagging. This is due to a loss of skin elasticity and the effects of gravity and is often seen following pregnancy, breast-feeding or weight loss.
An abdominoplasty or “tummy tuck” is a commonly performed plastic surgery procedure that gives excellent results that are often difficult, if not impossible, to achieve with diet and exercise alone.
Facial wrinkles are a natural part of aging. There are many techniques to reverse the signs of aging and to rejuvenate your appearance. These include very effective surgical procedures such as a face-lift, eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty), and many others.Learn More
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome occurs when there is excess pressure on the median nerve as it passes through the wrist. The result is numbness in the fingers, hand weakness and shooting pains in the wrist and forearm.
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