The Origins Of Plastic Surgery, Columbia University Acknowledges Sushruta

Think plastic surgery is a modern luxury? Think again. It turns out that the roots of cosmetic and reconstructive procedures go back more than 2500 years. It's a common misconception that the "plastic" in "plastic surgery" refers to an artificial material when it actually derives from the Greek word, plastikos, meaning "to mold" or "to … Continue reading The Origins Of Plastic Surgery, Columbia University Acknowledges Sushruta