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Learn More About Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery
The decision to have plastic surgery is extremely personal and you'll have to decide if the benefits will achieve your goals and if the risks and potential complications are acceptable. Plastic surgery encompasses both reconstructive and cosmetic surgery.
Reconstructive surgery may include:
Reconstructive surgery is also performed on abnormal structures of the body caused by congenital defects, developmental abnormalities, trauma, infection, tumors or disease. It is generally performed to improve functions, but may also be done to approximate a normal appearance.
Reconstructive surgery is generally covered by most health insurance policies, although coverage for specific procedures and levels of coverage may vary greatly.
Cosmetic plastic surgery includes everything from:
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