July 6, 2017 | By Ross A. Clevens, MD, FACS
Many of us are concerned with some aspect of our appearance. Maybe we don’t have the body we want, or we wish we could look younger. More and more, people are turning to cosmetic surgery to help them meet their goal of looking and feeling their best. Plastic surgery is on the rise, and certainly is not just for the rich and famous anymore.
In fact, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgery, patients increasingly come from all income levels and ranges, with more than 70 percent of patients reporting a household income between $30,000 and $60,000.