plastic surgeon


Definition of plastic surgeon

: a specialist in plastic surgery

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My first-ever consultation with a plastic surgeon in 2005 resulted in a breast reduction that changed my life and helped me become an athlete to begin with. Hannah Selinger, Glamour, "I Got a ‘Mommy Makeover,’ but It Wasn’t About Losing Weight," 12 Sep. 2019 Among previous owners was television host and producer Merv Griffin, who sold the home in the 1990s to plastic surgeon to the stars Brian Novack. Los Angeles Times, "Hot Property: Weight loss guru Jenny Craig drops a few thousand square feet in Del Mar," 7 Sep. 2019 The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, which measures trends in the field, found that 72% of facial plastic surgeons saw a rise in cosmetic surgery or injectables in patients under 30. Alejandra Salazar,, "Taylor Swift Talks Self-Love & Says Fans Don’t Need To “Look Like A Filter”," 24 Aug. 2019 Kirbyson consulted a local plastic surgeon who was mentioned in the group and had her implants removed in January. Michelle Stacey, Allure, "Why Everyone Is Talking About Breast Implant Safety Right Now," 29 July 2019 Beyond seeing a plastic surgeon or dermatologist to administer an injectable treatment, there are other ways to combat forehead wrinkles. Maggie Maloney, Town & Country, "Everything You Need to Know About Treating Forehead Wrinkles," 11 June 2019 The other option for getting rid of fillers is to ask a plastic surgeon or cosmetic dermatologist to inject lips with Hyaluronidase, an enzyme that speeds us the rate at which the gel filler dissolves. Jenna Rosenstein, Harper's BAZAAR, "Why Kylie Jenner Reportedly Removed Her Lip Injections," 13 July 2018 Benes traveled to Miami Beach to court plastic surgeons, sports medical facilities and distributors who might find a use for his products. Cindy Krischer Goodman,, "Cool new health wearables do everything from killing head lice to curing incontinence," 2 July 2019 Dave's two brothers are both surgeons -- one a plastic surgeon and the other a neurosurgeon. Richard Obert, azcentral, "Brophy Prep receiver Jackson Camarata to take in Harvard medicine, football," 19 June 2019

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First Known Use of plastic surgeon

1863, in the meaning defined above

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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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