plastic surgeon


Definition of plastic surgeon

: a specialist in plastic surgery

Examples of plastic surgeon in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web That person is Robert Ledgard, a coldblooded plastic surgeon played by Antonio Banderas, who keeps a prisoner, Vera (Elena Anaya), locked away in his mansion in Spain. Gabe Cohn, New York Times, "HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER," 14 May 2020 Just over a week ago, he and a team including Brian J.F. Wong, a UCI plastic surgeon who works in medical device development, and Thomas Milner, a University of Texas, Austin, biomedical engineer, kickstarted the the Bridge Ventilator Consortium. Tim Fernholz, Quartz, "A California rocket-maker will start producing simple ventilators," 30 Mar. 2020 Among them is Louisville plastic surgeon Dr. Marc Salzman, who runs an in-office operating room with his wife, nurse practitioner Jaclyn Salzman, and four other employees. Dahlia Ghabour, The Courier-Journal, "These Kentucky businesses have suffered in the pandemic, but they're fighting to survive," 20 Apr. 2020 It was developed by a plastic surgeon in South America to heal chemical burns. Georgann Yara, azcentral, "‘Eye-opening moment’ inspired BioLab Sciences, Scottsdale biotech company specializing in advanced wound healing," 1 Mar. 2020 Dentist offices, plastic surgeons, veterinarians, painters, contractors and other individuals who have extra masks on hand have been donating supplies to hospitals. Shari Rudavsky, Indianapolis Star, "As they collect masks from far and wide, hospitals brace for shortage of supplies," 23 Mar. 2020 Since then, Beverly Hills plastic surgeons have been getting creative on how to service the continuing demand for cosmetic help or alternately shut down altogether. Lindsay Weinberg, The Hollywood Reporter, "With Plastic Surgeons Shut Down Due to Beverly Hills Ban, Some Offer House Visits or Video Chat," 20 Mar. 2020 The American Society of Plastic Surgeons confirmed anecdotes like this are increasingly common from plastic surgeons across the country, but was unable to share any specific data around the trend at this time. Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN, "Plastic surgery inspired by filters and photo editing apps isn't going away," 8 Feb. 2020 Wooden Goose Cafe and a plastic surgeon will stay in the building. Jeff Rumage, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Mequon shuts down consignment store for zoning violation," 9 Mar. 2020

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First Known Use of plastic surgeon

1863, in the meaning defined above

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30 May 2020

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“Plastic surgeon.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of plastic surgeon

: a doctor who performs plastic surgery

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Medical Definition of plastic surgeon

: a specialist in plastic surgery

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