plastic surgeon


Definition of plastic surgeon

: a specialist in plastic surgery

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The $180 million newcomer was developed by Raj Kanodia, a prominent Los Angeles plastic surgeon who lives across the street on Nimes Road. Katherine Clarke, WSJ, "Bel-Air Homes Duel to Become America’s Most Expensive," 17 July 2018 Griscom cut a wide swath in her day with her third husband, Daniel Baker, a handsome plastic surgeon. Bob Morris, Town & Country, "Uptown Clearinghouse," 13 Dec. 2012 When my plastic surgeon called, I wasn’t surprised. Lambeth Hochwald, Glamour, "I Got a Mastectomy…Twice," 27 Sep. 2018 In February, Truaxe took to Instagram to broadcast that the company would no longer be producing Esho, a brand of lip products made in collaboration with a UK plastic surgeon, Dr. Tijion Esho. Cheryl Wischhover, Vox, "Deciem’s Brandon Truaxe: the world’s most controversial beauty CEO, explained," 9 Oct. 2018 Marius Barstad, a Norwegian plastic surgeon, and his wife, Bente Eger, a sales agent for a fashion company, gave a humdrum 1970s prefab, perched on the edge of Oslo’s inner fjord, a radical makeover. J.s. Marcus, WSJ, "Living Large in a Scandinavian Suburb," 3 Oct. 2018 According to the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons 2017 poll, 55 percent of facial plastic surgeons reported seeing patients who wanted surgeries to help them look better in selfies, up from 13 percent in 2016. Julia Belluz, Vox, "“Snapchat dysmorphia”: why people are getting plastic surgery to look like their edited photos," 10 Aug. 2018 The plastic surgeon said, correctly, the scars would fade and the tightness would diminish. Ruth O. Selig, Washington Post, "Years ago when my twin got breast cancer I took drastic action and am grateful I did," 28 May 2018 After months of waiting patiently in Brownback’s shadow, the Overland Park plastic surgeon is the man in charge of Kansas and can enjoy all the attention and recognition the state’s executive office has to offer. Hunter Woodall And Bryan Lowry, kansascity, "Can Colyer shake Brownback’s shadow? ‘Nobody confuses Trump and Pence,’ he says," 12 Feb. 2018

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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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