In contrast, plastic surgery repairs the defects in order to reconstruct the normal appearance and function. This procedure repairs birth defects, burns, diseases, or trauma.
Plastic surgery is a reconstructive procedure. Both plastic and reconstructive surgeries are one and the same.
The types of plastic surgery include:
- Burn repair surgery
- Scar revision surgery
- Lower extremity reconstruction
- Hand surgery
- Congenital defect repair – extremity defect repair and cleft palate
- Plastic Surgery including Hair Transplant