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Plastic Surgery Statistics

Consider the following statistics 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 cosmetic surgical procedure since 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

 

Online Medical Reviewer: Sather, Rita, RN
Online Medical Reviewer: Weisbart, Ed, MD
Last Review Date: 12/18/2012
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