The Ancient Origins of Plastic Surgery

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Plastic Surgery, as we know it today, goes back a long long way. The first known record of plastic surgery was in 1213 BC, when ancient Egyptians tried to preserve the nose of their dead king by surgically inserting bones and seeds into it.
3000 years later, plastic surgery has evolved into a recognized medical specialty, with the numbers undergoing the knife steadily increasing year after year.
The picture below gives us an interesting insight into how the Ancients did it – before Botox and Lasers.

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