Competent authority Authority
Aesthetic plastic surgeon (m/f)
German: Facharzt/Fachärztin für Plastische und Ästhetische Chirurgie

Fields of work

Aesthetic plastic surgeons mainly work in hospitals, at clinics attached to institutes of higher education and in specialist medical practices. They may also be employed in medical research or teaching.

Professional experience

Aesthetic plastic surgeons carry out functionally restorative and plastic surgery procedures to reconstruct and improve the bodily form and bodily functions which are clearly impaired. Their task area also includes follow-up care.

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