Plastic surgery is a vast subject itself. But including it in an
orthopaedic website has very close correlation. Sometimes a patient
with road traffic accident would also have soft tissue injuries like
ligament injury, skin abrasions, tendon injury etc. such injuries would
be tackled very efficiently by a Plastic surgeon. Especially in younger
patients who have pretty long life to live yet apart from this in facial
injuries in which cosmetic aspect is at utmost importance.
Plastic surgery is a surgical specialty which involves the restoration, reconstruction, or alteration of the human body. The reconstructive surgery mainly includes facial surgery, treatment of burns and the cosmetic or aesthetic surgery. While reconstructive surgery aims to reconstruct a part of the body or improve its functioning, cosmetic surgery aims at improving the appearance of it. Both of these techniques are used throughout the world.