Plastic surgery is gaining momentum in China, but in different ways than in the West.
Name: Sufan Wu, M.D., Ph.D
Location: Zhejiang, China
Dr. Sufan Wu is the Chief of Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Zhejiang Provincial People's Hospital, China. Chairman of the Association of Plastic Surgery of Zhejiang Province. Committee members of Chinese national Association of Plastic Surgery, Association of Aesthetic Medicine. Active member and faculty member of ISAPS.
Can you tell us what is it like practicing cosmetic surgery in China in comparison with what you see in other countries?
Compared with the other countries – the US and Europe in particular – cosmetic medicine in China has the following differences:
1. The history of cosmetic surgery in China is