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Plastic Surgeon Vs. Facial Plastic Surgeon: is There a Difference?
amazed when told by a friend that a plastic surgeon is not the same as a facial plastic surgeon. i always thought facial plastic surgeons do plastic surgery of the face like facelifts, and that they are plastic surgeons that specialize in the face procedures. plz help me understand the differences, if any!
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Differences between facial plastic surgeon and plastic surgeon
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Plastic surgeons, Facial plastic surgeons, Cosmetic surgeons
The terms are confusing to many patients
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The difference is the route of training
Do your research, and choose a surgeon with experience
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It is very simple
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