Plastic surgery involves the restoration, reconstruction or alteration of the human body and can be divided into two main categories: reconstructive surgery and cosmetic surgery. A decision to have plastic surgery requires considerable thought, research and education beforehand. In the case of plastic surgery, an initial consultation will help both you and your plastic surgeon understand goals and expectations, determine whether you’re a good candidate for the procedure and develop a plan for taking the next step.
Cosmetic surgery is done to change your appearance. For some, it may mean redesigning the body's...
Jefferson Surgical Clinic’s plastic surgeon, Steven G. Harris, MD, is board-certified to perform cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Harris is there for you from your initial consultation through the decision process and surgery. It’s important that you feel comfortable at every stage of the process, so he’s always available to answer questions and discuss your options.