Types Of Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgery

Plastic surgery is a medical specialty that includes the

  • Reconstruction
  • Restoration
  • or alteration of the body’s form and function.

It comprises of a broad range of surgical procedures that target to

  • improve a person’s appearance
  • correct physical abnormalities
  • or restore function after an injury or illness.

Types Of Plastic Surgery

plastic surgery include following types:

Reconstructive surgery.

Cosmetic surgery.

Reconstructive Surgery:

Reconstructive surgery is a type of plastic surgery which is used to modify defects or abnormalities caused by

  • Injury
  • Disease
  • or birth defects.

reconstructive surgery include various types such as:

  • Breast reconstruction after mastectomy
  • Cleft lip and palate repair
  • Scar revision surgery
  • Hand surgery for conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome or Dupuytren’s contracture
  • Skin grafts and flaps to repair wounds or defects

Cosmetic Surgery:

Cosmetic surgery is done to alter a person’s appearance or to modify certain characteristics of their body which are caused guilty for him.

cosmetic surgery include following types:

  • Breast augmentation or reduction
  • Rhinoplasty (nose job)
  • Facelift or neck lift
  • Liposuction or tummy tuck
  • Botox injections or dermal fillers
  • Eyelid surgery or brow lift

How much plastic surgery cost?

The cost of plastic surgery can vary widely depending

  • on the type of process.
  • the surgeon’s familiarity and qualifications.
  • the earthly site of the practice.

As an approximaton, normal plastic surgery cost in US  (gained data in 2021 from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons) are given below:

  • Breast augmentation($4,000-$8,000)
  • Liposuction($3,500-$6,500)
  • Rhinoplasty($5,500-$15,000)
  • Tummy tuck($6,000-$10,000)
  • Lifting of face($8,000-$12,000)

In Pakistan 500 to 1000 $(75000to 125000Rs) are usually paid for normal plastic surgery.


It is necessary to mention that these are only normal costs, and the real cost of an exact process may differ considerably liable to individual factors.