100 years of plastic surgery

Invented to deal with injuries on the bloody battlefields of Flanders, Harold Gillies’ creation has grown into a multibillion dollar industry that extends far beyond helping those ‘betrayed by nature’.

  • Posted on: Jul 20 2015
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Doctors reshape breasts without implants

Breast implants have long been a common option for women recovering from breast cancer or any woman just wanting a cosmetic improvement. But a Bay Area surgeon is offering a different kind of reshaping that doesn’t involve implants at all.

  • Posted on: Mar 5 2015
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CEN publishes standard on Aesthetic Surgery services

CEN, the European Committee for Standardization, is pleased to announce the publication of a new European Standard in relation to Aesthetic Surgery services (EN 16372). It is expected that this standard will help to improve the quality of these services, enhance the safety and satisfaction of patients, and reduce the risk of complications.

  • Posted on: Jan 20 2015
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