Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals , Kolkata
Plastic surgery is a surgical specialty that involves the restoration, reconstruction, or modification of the human body. A plastic surgeon is a doctor who is specialized in the process of recreating or repairing injured or damaged parts of the body with the help of tissue transformation. Plastic surgery is categorized into two branches including cosmetic surgery or aesthetic surgery and reconstructive plastic surgery. Some of the wide ranges of acute and chronic problems that can be treated by a plastic surgeon (cosmetic surgeon) are, a nose that needs to be reshaped, saggy breasts, excess skin and fat, protruding stomach, loose arm skin or flabby arms, excess skin and fat in the thigh, wrinkles, skin lesions, carpal tunnel, burn injuries, complex wounds, and craniofacial surgery, etc. Patients can consult online with a plastic surgeon doctor for non-emergency problems, plastic surgeon doctor advice, for the second opinion of a plastic surgeon doctor, and for follow-ups cases.