Skin lesions or tumors
Skin cancer is a disease in which cancer (malignant) cells are found in the outer layers of the skin. These tumors can be treated by complete removal and / or biopsy. Surgery may leave a scar on the skin. Depending on the size of the cancer, you can take skin from another part of the body to get in the area where the cancer was removed. This procedure is called a skin graft.
Several decades in reconstructive plastic surgery patient's own fat is used to fill and correct depressions of the surfaces, eg after a fracture, the removal of a tumor or to correct deformities and poorly done liposuction ago. This procedure is performed by extracting fatty tissue where spare (hips, inner thighs, abdomen, etc., and placed where required to model the body contour.
Scarring: The scar formation is a natural part of the repair process when the skin suffers an injury caused by an accident, surgery or disease. The scar formation is affected by age, location and genetic factors. Initially, a scar may appear red and thick, and gradually flatten over time. Monitoring and supervision of the scarring process by a plastic surgeon is essential for achieving the best aesthetic results of a scar. Keloid: A process by which the scar extends beyond the original size. Keloids can vary in size, shape and location. They usually appear on the neck, chest, back, earlobes, and often occur after an injury or surgery. Depending on the location of the keloid, treatment is removal of the same and once the healing can be performed infiltration of triamcinolone (corticosteroid) or beta therapy Iridium.
Sunburn is the destruction of tissues by the action of external agents such as heat, electricity and chemicals among others. It can affect the skin, muscles, and even bones. To achieve effective healing of burns and avoid its consequences is essential to make a correct diagnosis of the affected tissues and implement appropriate treatment. The plastic surgeon is uniquely qualified to address such injuries, which are needed healing, skin grafts and scar correction specialist. These procedures are performed under general anesthesia, local and sedation.
Intimate cosmetic surgery
Genital cosmetic surgery is the set of surgical techniques designed to reshape and restore functionality and aesthetics of the female external genitalia, including the labia minora hypertrophy and thickening of the suprapubic region. Vaginoplasty, or genital cosmetic ginecoestética also known as female intimate surgery.
The vaginoplasty has become a specialty because of the great interest generated by the female sector. More and more women are encouraged to make a consultation and improve their quality of inner life.
The labiaplasty is the reduction or increase of the labia minora. It is estimated that 20% of young women experience discomfort due to the extension of the labia minora. And many adult women due to the loss of collagen lose turgor. For many cases, labiaplasty is the solution to the problem improving the quality of inner life.
Botox can also be used for the treatment of axillary hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating underarm) The duration of this effect is approximately 4 to 6 months.