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The U.S. ranks 1st in plastic surgeons

17 April 2013 4 comments

According to the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, in 2011 there were 5,950 plastic surgeons working in the United States, or 18.7% of all plastic surgeons working in the world. That is enough to make the United States rank first in that category.

distribution of plastic surgeons

The U.S. ranks 1st in breast augmentation

2 February 2013 7 comments

According to the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, in 2011 there were 284,351 breast augmentation surgeries performed in the United States, or 23.6% of all such surgeries. That is enough to make the United States rank first in that category.

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The U.S. ranks 19th in plastic surgery

26 December 2008 Leave a comment

According to the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (as reported at nationmaster.com), in 2002 the United States ranked nineteenth in terms of per capita plastic surgery procedures. Switzerland ranked first.