Tests & Procedures Index



Statistics

Plastic surgery statistics

Consider the following statistics are from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons:

  • The top five cosmetic surgery procedures in 2011 were breast augmentation, nose reshaping, liposuction, eyelid surgery, and facelift.
  • From 2010 to 2011, the number of reconstructive plastic surgery patients has increased 5 percent.
  • Liposuction procedures have decreased 42 percent between 2000 and 2011.
  • Breast augmentation has been the top comsmetic surgical procedure sonce 2006.
  • Minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures have increased 123 percent between 2000 and 2011.

Top cosmetic plastic surgery procedures in 2011:

  • Breast augmentation
  • Nose reshaping
  • Liposuction
  • Eyelid surgery
  • Facelift

Top female cosmetic plastic surgery procedures in 2011:

  • Breast augmentation 
  • Nose reshaping
  • Liposuction
  • Eyelid surgery
  • Tummy tuck

Top male cosmetic plastic surgery procedures in 2011:

  • Nose reshaping
  • Eyelid surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Breast reduction 
  • Facelift 

Top reconstructive plastic surgery procedures in 2011:

  • Tumor removal
  • Laceration repair
  • Maxillofacial surgery
  • Scar revision
  • Hand surgery

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Last reviewed: 12/18/2012