The American Society of Plastic Surgeons has just released its annual report of the top five plastic surgery procedures. Breast augmentation remained number one in 2016, but saw its first increase since 2013, growing a full 4% over the previous year. Facelift returned to the top five, edging out tummy tuck surgery for that final spot, which it held in 2012, 2013, and 2014 as well.
The top five plastic surgery procedures performed in 2016 were:
- Breast Augmentation – up 4% from 2015
- Liposuction – up 6% from 2015
- Rhinoplasty – up 2% from 2015
- Blepharoplasty – up 2% from 2015
- Facelift – up 4% from 2015
The top five nonsurgical cosmetic procedures performed in 2016 were:
- BOTOX® Cosmetic – up 4% from 2015
- Dermal fillers – up 2% from 2015
- Chemical peel – up 4% from 2015
- Laser hair removal – down 1% from 2015
- Microdermabrasion – down 3% from 2015
Overall, the top five in both nonsurgical and surgical cosmetic procedures saw significant increases over the previous year. If you are considering any of these procedures, board-certified Houston plastic surgeon Dr. Michael Eisemann welcomes an opportunity to meet with you to help you determine which will be best for producing the results you desire.
Dr. Eisemann is a triple board-certified surgeon, holding certifications through the American Board of Plastic Surgery, the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Experienced, skilled, and committed to the safety and satisfaction of each patient he sees, Dr. Eisemann has been chosen as a Top Doc by H Texas Magazine, is listed as a top plastic surgeon in the Texas Guide to Top Doctors, and has been selected as one of the top doctors in Bayou City and Harris County by Inside Houston Magazine. If you are looking for an award-winning plastic surgeon in the Houston area, please contact the Eisemann Plastic Surgery Center to schedule a consultation and learn how we can help you reach your aesthetic goals.