Surgery, aesthetic or reconstructive, is based more on the
concept of "reconstruction or improvement" of the
human shape and functions rather than on the philosophical
idea of healing of a human "illness", which is the
main issue for the other medical specialities.
interesting part of Plastic surgery concerns the consequences
of time passing on "natural beauty".
are also several other situations in which harmony of the
"human lines" has been disrupted by accidents or
harmony has never existed since birth (genetic deformities)
...or just because the individual was not born "beautiful".
Plastic surgeon devotes himself with respect to the preservation
of the "human natural external appearance" and assists
people to become "more acceptable" in the community
in which they live.
observation is the determining factor and key element of what
is "beautiful" ...or better what is "not beautiful".
Surgery can enhance "self-respect" and the "feeling
of dignity" of the interested person making him or her
"happier" and why not, more "successful"
was founded on June 23, 2004 in Rome Italy by 12 European
doctors that have studied plastic surgery with Dr Ivo Pitanguy
the well-known pioneer Brazilian professor of this specialty
from Rio de Janeiro (www.pitanguy.com.br).
honorary President Prof Ivo Pitanguy was present and participated
at the inauguration of this association.
(Associazione Chirurgica Europea Ivo Pitanguy) has now 20
founding members, many effective members from all over Europe
and many more friends from all over the world.
year, nine of the founding and effective members take the
lead and all together (each one from his own country of origin)
pursue the objectives of this association, mainly in the direction
of improving the quality of Plastic Surgery.
also work for the: