On-air with us is Dr. Kelly Sullivan, one of the nation’s pre-eminent board-certified plastic surgeons at Sullivan Surgery and Spa in Annapolis, Maryland. As a world-class plastic surgeon for over 20 years with expertise in breast surgery, body contouring, facial rejuvenation, and cancer reconstruction, Dr. Sullivan is a renowned expert in her field, and has been recognized as one of America’s Top Plastic Surgeons, receiving Most Compassionate Doctor and The Patient’s Choice Awards, selected for the Top One Hundred Women in Maryland, as well as Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors.
In this episode, she will be discussing with us the new data released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). It reveals that Americans want to put their best face and body forward as their annual plastic surgery procedural statistics show a 3% growth in cosmetic procedures over the last year. According to ASPS statistics, there were 17.1 million surgical and minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures performed in the United States in 2016. The data also shows new cosmetic trends in both facelifts and fat.