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plastic surgeon

A surgeon specialized in reconstruction or cosmetic enhancement of various body regions, most commonly the face–nose, chin, and cheeks, breasts and buttocks; PSs remove fat deposits through liposuction; PSs reduce scarring or disfigurement caused by accidents, birth defects, or prior surgery
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Mr Foo is a member of the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) and the British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS).
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The British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS), met in Cardiff at the start of a two-day conference.
An Iranian-American plastic surgeon has been elected president of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons, making him the first doctor who attended medical school outside of the United States to be elected to the post.