Dr Kremer's Blog

RCS announce new plastic surgery regulation scheme for spring 2016

By Plastic Surgeon Dr Dirk Kremer. As one of the best plastic surgeons in London (as stated by Tatler), I believe that it is important to make sure the cosmetic industry is properly regulated and that plastic surgeons are both experienced, and more importantly, qualified. Unqualified aesthetic surgeons unfortunately do  

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What should you consider before undergoing cosmetic surgery?

By Plastic Surgeon Dr Dirk Kremer. Thanks to technological advancements, the cosmetic industry has grown dramatically over the last two decades, and as a result, more and more people are turning to plastic surgery as a way of fixing certain aspects of their appearance. I believe plastic surgery has done  

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Gaspare Tagliacozzi: a plastic surgery pioneer

By Plastic Surgeon Dr Dirk Kremer. A couple of years ago, I wrote about the origins of plastic surgery where I discussed some of the innovative people who made modern cosmetic procedures possible. Today, I wanted to focus on one individual in general, Gaspare Tagliacozzi who is often cited as  

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What types of facelifts are there?

By Plastic Surgeon Dr Dirk Kremer. There are so many different variations of facelifts available that it's understandably difficult to decide which one is best for you. Recently, people have been distancing themselves from facelift procedures that involve going under the knife, opting for less evasive procedures; it is these  

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South Korea: Cosmetic Surgery Capital of the World!

By Plastic Surgeon Dr Dirk Kremer. In 2010, data compiled by the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) showed that South Korea was the country with the highest per capita rate of plastic surgery procedures in the world. Of the 20 million cosmetic procedures performed globally in 2014, South  

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Should you be embarrassed by plastic surgery?

By Plastic Surgeon Dr Dirk Kremer. There are many reasons why people have cosmetic surgery, some may want to fix misshapen parts of their body, others may want to improve their self-confidence, and some may want help to remove stubborn fatty tissue. Whatever the reason, if you choose to have  

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