Plastic surgery is a surgical or a non-surgical intervention to make the body more attractive according to the body size.
Areas of interest in Plastic Surgery:
- Aesthetic and functional nose correction (Rhinoplasty, septorhinoplasty)
- Face rejuvenation
- Endoscopic face-forehead lift, eyebrow lifting
- Eyelid aesthetics (Blepharoplasty)
- Scoop ear and other aesthetic problems in the auricle
- Jaw enlargement and reduction (Mentoplasty)
- Elimination of scars and irregularities on the skin
- Laser applications (Facial peeling, removing spots and vascular defects)
- Aesthetic breast operations (enlargement, reduction, stitching)
- Operations to reduce excess skin-subcutaneous adipose tissue (Liposuction – Lipectomy)
- Abdominal Stretching (Abdominoplasty)
- Leg contour correction (with fat intake, injections and leg implants)
- Contour corrections with implants
- Skin care
- Botox-filling applications
Rhinoplasty is the nose shaping operation. What is important in nose
aesthetics is to plan the individual nose shape. In this planning, it is
aimed to be natural and beautiful, conforming to the face dimensions of
the nose, conforming to universally accepted standards.The operation time is about 1-3 hours. It is performed under general
anesthesia. Post-operative swelling, bruises and transient leaks may
occur. Heavy exercises should be avoided for 2-3 weeks after the
operation. You should not wear glasses for about 8 weeks and be careful
of impacts and bumps. It may take up to 2 months for the swelling to
disappear completely. It takes one year for the nose to get its final
Liposuction and Laser Lipolysis
Regional excess fat that disrupts the shape and contour structure of
the body is a common problem. Fat removal shapes the body by absorbing
fats that cannot be destroyed by exercise or diet. It is generally
applied to the basins, around the abdomen, legs and arms. It can also be
applied to the lower jaw, waist, back, upper arms, lower leg, knee.
Liposuction or laser lipolysis (laser assisted liposuction) can be
applied by two techniques.Liposuction: Excess fats are extracted to give an appropriate shape of the region.Laser lipolysis: It is the breakdown of fat cell membrane directly by
laser light. The excess fats which are melted and liquefied are
absorbed and the region is shaped.The operation take 1-2 hours on average. It is performed under
general anesthesia, local anesthesia or sedation according to the size
of the area to be applied. Corsets are used in varying shapes depending
on the situation of the application region. Heavy exercises should be
avoided for 3-4 weeks after liposuction. The swelling and bruising
disappear for 1-6 months.Diet and exercise programs are applied after
Facelift – Browlift
Facelift and brow lift surgeries are the processes of stretching the
face, neck and forehead, sagging, deformed, wrinkled skin and surplus
fat tissuesDuration of operation: 2-4 hours. The operation is done under general anaesthesia.It is recommended to stay in the hospital for one day in facelift
operations and 0-1 day for eyebrow lifting operations. There might be
temporary swelling and bruises after the operation.Heavy exercises should be avoided for 2 weeks. It might take up to
2-3 weeks for the bruises to disappear completely. It is recommended to
protect from the sun for 4-6 months after the operation.
Generally, abdominal tightening after pregnancy is needed in women
due to genetic factors. Abdominal skin sagging in men may result in
excessive weight gain. Abdominal tightening is needed to transform the
sagged and fat abdomen to a flat and aesthetic appearance. The expanding
anterior wall of the abdomen is narrowed, the muscles of the abdominal
muscles are tightened and the excess of the dangling abdominal skin is
taken with the fat. Abdominal stretching does not constitute an obstacle
to pregnancy. However, it should not be ignored that there may be new
deformations in the abdomen after pregnancy. In addition, abdominal
tightening can be performed one year after giving birth.The operation takes 2-4 hours. It is performed under general
anesthesia. Hospital stay can be 1-3 days after the operation.
Post-operative pain may be transient leak, swelling, tenderness and
numbness. Post-operative corset should be used for 2-4 weeks and heavy
lifting should be avoided.It may take 2 months to 3 years for the traces to become vague.
Breast augmentation surgeries are performed for breast enlargement
and shaping. It is done by placing prosthesis called silicone.
Prostheses are placed from different places such as underarm, underarm
and nipple. It is determined preoperatively which one is appropriate.Duration of operation: 1-2 hours. The operation is done under general
anaesthesia. Hospital stay is generally not required. Temporary
sensitivity, swelling, and temporary numbness at the nipple may occur
after surgery. It is recommended not to have physical contact with the
chest area for 2-3 weeks after the operation.
Breast lift (Mastopexy)
Breast is one of the important elements that complete the physical
image for women and complete the feeling of self-esteem. Pregnancy,
breastfeeding, excessive weight loss or genetic reasons may cause
sagging of the breasts. In the breast lift operation, the surplus skin
structure is taken and the nipple is taken to the required size and the
operation is completed.Duration of operation: 1-3 hours. The operation is done under general anaesthesia.It is recommended to stay in the hospital for one day. Temporary
bruises, swelling, skin sensitivity may occur after surgery. Heavy
exercise should be avoided for 1 month.
Breast reduction operations are preferred not only for aesthetic
appearance but also for reducing or completely improving physical
discomfort. Extremely large breasts cause neck and back pain in
individuals and cause posture disorder. It can cause burns and wounds
between the breast skin and the breast skin. Since the bra strap is
exerting excessive pressure on the shoulder nerves, numbness occurs over
time. In addition to all these physical ailments, it also undermines
the psychological self-confidence of people in social life, in the
choice of clothing.Duration of operation: 2-4 hours. The operation is done under general
anaesthesia. It is recommended to stay in the hospital for 1 or 2 days.
Temporary bruises, swelling, skin insensitivity may occur after
surgery. Heavy exercise should be avoided for 1 month.
Genital Area Small Lip Aesthetics (Labioplasty)
Small lips, which are part of the genitals, can be genetic, as well
as postpartum degeneration in size and sagging. Small lips, which are
noticed by clothes such as tight trousers and swimsuits, also affect a
person’s social life negatively. Small lip surgery is an average of
30-45 minutes under general or local anesthesia. The inner lips are
balanced in such a way that they do not sag between the outer lips and
aesthetic appearance is provided. The patient may be discharged on the
same day and return to work and social life the next day. After 3-4
weeks on average, he can return to his sexual life. Attention is to be
paid to postoperative hygiene.
Aesthetics of the Big Lips
Large lips may be wrinkled and flaccid in appearance depending on age
or genetics. In such cases, the first choice for maturing the big lips
to cover the small lips is to inject the fat by taking one’s own fat. If
this method is not suitable for the patient, fillers containing
hyaluronic acid with thick particles may be used. The patient may be
discharged after resting for several hours. No dressing and stitching is
Vagina Tightening Surgery (Vaginoplasty)
In addition to reasons such as giving birth to many, giving birth to
large babies, birth tears, the operation performed in people with
structurally large vagina is vaginal contraction. Surgery can be
performed with general anesthesia or epidural anesthesia. The rear wall
of the vagina is narrowed. After the operation lasting 30-45 minutes,
the person may be discharged from the hospital on the same day.
Breast Surgery in Men (Gynecomastia)
Gynecomastia means abnormal breast growth in men. Being overweight,
hormonal imbalance, depending on aging, as well as many other reasons
can cause breast growth in men. After the examination, it is decided
which methods will be liposuction, excision (removal of excess breast
tissue and skin) or liposuction + excision. The operation is completed
under local or general anesthesiaand it takes between 1-2 hours. Usually
the patient is discharged on the same day.
Scoop Ear Operations (Otoplasty)
It is called the condition of the ear bucket being farther forward
and sideways than normal due to the weakness of the ear folds due to the
weakness of the ear cartilages called ‘scoop ears’ among people. The
cause may be genetically linked and, although not due to a particular
cause, is not a harbinger of any discomfort or disturbance. Correction
of the ear shape is a comfortable operation that takes 1-1.5 hours on
average. It can be performed under general or local anesthesia. Does not
require hospitalization. It is recommended to wear earbuds for up to 2
weeks postoperatively. The incisions will remain behind the back of the
ear, so there is no visible scar. Operation does not affect hearing.
Psychologically it is an operation that makes one happy in social life.
Eyelid Aesthetics (Blepharoplasty)
Upper Eyelid Aesthetics
Abundance and sagging of the skin in the upper eyelid is observed by
thinning the muscles depending on aging or genetics. This condition
creates tired, sleepless and unhappy expression due to low eyebrows. In
addition, it may cause visual field stenosis on the right and left
sides. The operation is completed in 45 minutes under local anesthesia.
The excess eyelid skin and excess oil are removed and combined from the
eyelid fold. Does not require hospitalization. Cold treatment is applied
to keep the edema after the procedure to a minimum. Postoperative
recovery period is 3-7 days. Mild bruises and edema may occur. According
to the structure of the skin returns to normal within 5-15 days.
Lower Eyelid Aesthetics
It is an operation that is needed because of the abundance of the
skin in the lower eyelid and the fat cushions become prominent. Excess
skin and adipose tissue are removed by incision made just under the
lashes. The operation takes approximately 1-1.5 hours under general
anesthesia. Does not require hospitalization. Cold treatment (ice) is
applied to minimize edema and bruises after the operation. However, the
swelling and bruises formed will pass between 5-15 days depending on the
structure of the skin and the skin will return to normal. In the first
weeks, the scar is seen pink at the base of the eyelash. Then it
decreases and becomes unnoticeable.
Non-surgical Facial Aesthetics
Botolinium is the process of injecting the drug in muscle structure
with protein structure called toxin. Its purpose is to temporarily stop
the nerve conduction that allows muscle movements. It is applied to the
eye area and neck area between the forehead and the brow area in the
face area. The movement function of the muscles in the treated area is
temporarily reduced so that the appearance of lines and wrinkles is
maximized. It is a demanding process because it is comfortable in terms
of application and time, showing its effect in the shortest time. Slight
redness may occur after the procedure. The skin returns to normal after
1 hour. Botox effect varies from person to person, but lasts for an
average of 4-6 months. When the effect of the botox is over, the person
becomes old. As a result of regular botox application, the existing
wrinkles are prevented from deepening and can be aged better.
Depending on the age or genetic structure, deep lines, sagging and
wrinkles appear on the skin. Filling applications are used to repair
them. In addition to repairing, facial contouring is also applied.
Application is comfortable and easy by injecting temporary
hyaluronic-based or collagen-containing substances into the face. The
procedure takes 15-30 minutes. The fillings are divided into temporary
and permanent. The area of application, the request of the person and
the examination of the physician are decided.
PRP is an abbreviated name for the treatment called Platelet Rich
Plasma (platelet-enriched plasma). The person’s own blood is collected
and centrifuged in special kits to obtain enriched platelets
and injected into this facial area. This process revitalizes, structures
the skin, supports the formation of collagen, wrinkles, not temporary,
rejuvenates in the long term.
Reconstructive surgery (reconstruction and repair); Repairs and
regenerates damaged and lost body parts that cannot heal by themselves.Congenital or acquired anomalies, shape and function disorders and
correction of body shape is a surgical branch that works to correct.
Reconstructive Surgery repairs all kinds of defects affecting the skin,
subcutaneous and bones throughout the body. The basic rule of doing this
is to make repairs with tissues similar to those which disappeared.