PLASTIC/COSMETIC SURGERIES IN INDIA

Often people get confused between the terms plastic and a cosmetic surgery. Some people think of it to be similar. It is necessary to know that both are two different terms conveying a different meaning. Both deal with improving the patient’s body. Plastic surgery has 2 branches: Cosmetic surgery Reconstructive plastic surgery The principles, procedures, and techniques of cosmetic surgery focus on enhancing the patient’s appearance whereas the plastic surgery focus on repairing the defects to reconstruct the normal appearance. The cosmetic surgery can be performed on any part of the body, on the other hand, the plastic surgery is …

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Average Cost of Cosmetic Surgeries

Fees for cosmetic plastic surgery generally are paid prior to surgery. Oftentimes the consultation fee is deducted from the procedure. Costs vary widely and depend on the complexity of the operation, where the surgery takes place and which anesthetic is administered. As a rule, cosmetic plastic surgery is considered “elective surgery” and is not covered by most insurance plans. Some operations that have a significant functional aspect – such as breast reduction, if the weight of your breasts causes pain or interferes with normal activities – may be considered reconstructive rather than cosmetic. Check with your plastic surgeon, who may …

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