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

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
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-21836-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-21837-8
  • About this book
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