Dr Barnes is a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon based at Hillcrest Private Hospital. He has a specific interest in General Reconstructive and Microsurgery, but also performs a wide range of Cosmetic Procedures.
He is committed to providing a quality service to his patients. Our specialities are Plastic surgery and Cosmetic Surgery.
What is the difference between Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery?
Reconstructive surgery is done to improve a defect that is caused by Trauma or Disease. Cosmetic Surgery is done electively to improve your appearance.
In its basic form, Plastic Surgery deals with the restoration of a patients form and function, which can be effected by trauma, cancer or even congenital problems.