Cosmetic Surgery

Art and Techniques

  • Melvin A. Shiffman
  • Alberto Di Giuseppe

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. History and Anatomy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Melvin A. Shiffman
      Pages 3-28
    3. Peter M. Prendergast
      Pages 29-45
    4. Peter M. Prendergast
      Pages 47-55
    5. Peter M. Prendergast
      Pages 57-68
    6. Oren G. Benyamini, Morris E. Hartstein
      Pages 69-76
  3. Anesthesia

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 77-77
    2. Arnaud Deleuze, Marc Gentili, Francis Bonnet
      Pages 79-85
    3. Bernard I. Raskin, Shilesh Iyer
      Pages 87-100
    4. Melvin A. Shiffman
      Pages 101-103
    5. Gary Dean Bennett
      Pages 105-144
  4. Head and Neck

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 145-145
    2. Niti Khunger
      Pages 147-166
    3. Bernard I. Raskin
      Pages 167-193
    4. Manoj T. Abraham, Joseph J. Rousso
      Pages 195-204
    5. Maya Vedamurthy
      Pages 205-218
    6. Morris E. Hartstein
      Pages 219-225
    7. Morris E. Hartstein
      Pages 227-233
    8. Antonio Stanizzi
      Pages 235-247
    9. Cristina Isac, Aurelia Isac, Tiberiu I. Bratu, Nicolae Antohi
      Pages 267-288
    10. Shoib Allan Myint
      Pages 289-297
    11. Harry Mittelman, Gregory J. Vipond, Joshua D. Rosenberg
      Pages 299-309
    12. Phillip R. Langsdon, Courtney Shires
      Pages 311-322
    13. Amir M. Karam, L. Mike Nayak, Samuel M. Lam
      Pages 323-328
    14. Phillip R. Langsdon, Courtney Shires
      Pages 329-335
    15. Lucas G. Patrocinio, Tomas G. Patrocinio, Jose A. Patrocinio, Marcell M. Naves
      Pages 337-353
    16. Peter M. Prendergast
      Pages 355-392
    17. Bruce B. Chisholm
      Pages 393-404
    18. Melvin A. Shiffman
      Pages 405-413
    19. Peter M. Prendergast
      Pages 415-449
    20. Alberto Di Giuseppe, George Commons
      Pages 461-466
    21. Alberto Di Giuseppe, George Commons, Alessandro Scalise
      Pages 467-483
    22. Samuel M. Lam
      Pages 517-538
    23. Alberto Di Giuseppe, George Commons
      Pages 539-551
  5. Breast

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 553-553
    2. Lina Valero De Pedroza
      Pages 555-570
    3. Giovanni Di Benedetto, Luca Grassetti, Davide Talevi, Daniele Bordoni, Manuela Bottoni, Alessandro Scalise
      Pages 571-583
    4. Tiberiu I. Bratu, Cristina Isac, Olariu Daniela, Grujic Daciana, Dorina Mihaijlovic, Nicolae Antohi
      Pages 705-714
    5. Toma T. Mugea
      Pages 715-745
    6. Fahmy S. Fahmy, Mohamed Ahmed Amin Saleh
      Pages 755-774

About this book


Cosmetic Surgery: Art and Techniques is an atlas of general cosmetic surgery that provides precise step-by-step descriptions of the full range of techniques, supported by photographs and illustrations of the highest standard. The book is comprehensive in its scope, covering the diverse procedures performed on the head and neck, breast, abdomen, buttocks, and extremities as well as other techniques such as labioplasty, penile enhancement, and total body lift. Risks and complications are fully explained, with clear advice on how to avoid and to treat them. All of the contributors are internationally recognized experts with extensive knowledge of their subject. This book will be of value to beginners, and experienced practitioners in not only cosmetic surgery but also plastic surgery, general surgery, oral maxillofacial surgery, neurosurgery, dermatology, otolaryngology, and ophthalmology.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Melvin A. Shiffman
    • 1
  • Alberto Di Giuseppe
    • 2
  1. 1.TustinUSA
  2. 2., Department of Plastic SurgeryRegional Hospital-AnconaAnconaItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-21836-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-21837-8
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Surgery & Anesthesiology