Penn State Health Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgery has become a part of our society. Many people, not just the rich and famous, undergo some type of cosmetic plastic surgery procedure. In fact, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 6.6 million people had cosmetic plastic surgery in 2002. In that same year, the five most popular plastic surgery procedures were rhinoplasty, breast augmentation, liposuction, eyelid surgery, and face lift.

One of the contributions to the popularity of plastic surgery has been the advancements in technology and procedures. An example of this technology is now people can get an idea of the results of their plastic surgery even before undergoing surgery.

Penn State Health Plastic Surgery website has been designed to introduce patients to the various procedures and how they can help you improve your overall appearance and possibly boost your self-esteem.   Plastic Surgery is a specialty that covers a wide range of conditions, both congenital (birth defects) and acquired (tumors, trauma, aging).   Pediatric Plastic Surgery is a subspecialty of Plastic Surgery for which our surgeons have received additional training.  At Penn State Hershey Medical Center, we are able to offer the expertise of a dedicated team trained to recognize and treat the special needs of children. The information provided in this website can help you make a better-informed decision.

Also if you have any questions or concerns about having plastic surgery, you can request a consultation to meet with a plastic surgeon and discuss the procedures you are considering.

Our site can also assist you in finding a plastic surgeon.  The surgeons of Penn State Health Plastic Surgery are extensively trained and skilled in treating each of these problems. By undergoing plastic surgery, you are taking a major step in achieving the appearance you’ve always dreamed of.