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The Phuket Plastic Surgery Institute (PPSI) Blog is written by our staff to inform and educate our clients and those interested in plastic surgery and medical tourism to Thailand. The Blog objectives are to be contemporary, informative and up to date, whilst sometimes being critical and humorous.

New Proposed Guidelines Include Cooling Off Periods For Australian Patients

June 12, 2015
During May 2015 the Medical Board of Australia who essentially are the “regulatory authority for doctors and surgeons” in Australia proposed new draft guidelines
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Trash the Ash and Lose the Booze

June 20, 2013
Taking the high road to Plastic Surgery involves turning a cold shoulder on smoking and drinking. Preparing your body before the surgery is equally important as helping it to heal after. In PPSI, we strongly advise clients to shy away from their habitu …
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About Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery

June 6, 2013
Aesthetic Plastic Surgery refers to surgical procedures that represent a blend of art and science. The word aesthetic has been defined as “the appreciation of beauty or good taste”. The word plastic is derived from the Greek word plastikos, meaning to …
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Medical Tourism in 2013

May 31, 2013
Medical Tourism to Thailand is big business and Phuket is rapidly becoming the center of worldwide attention for overseas clients wanting an image change, particularly Plastic Surgery and Dental procedures. The numbers are quite staggering. According t …
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Phuket International Hospital Achieves Accreditation From Joint Commission International (JCI)

January 18, 2013
Phuket International Hospital has earned accreditation from Joint Commission International (JCI), the worldwide leader in improving the quality of health
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5 Signs You May Need a Facelift

November 29, 2012
Many of my patients in the US think facelift surgery is reserved for a specific age. However, age is not always a determining factor. Here are 5 signs that you could benefit from a facelift: You have deep lines around your mouth. The skin …
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Urgent Announcement

November 13, 2012
PPSI wishes to inform everyone that effectively immediately, we will no longer be offering Polyurethane (PU) implants for surgery. PPSI has made this decision because: Of difficulties in securing appropriate stock from suppliers with Thailand who no lo …
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Client Comments

November 5, 2012
My experience with PPSI has been wonderful. DR Rushapol and the staff are amazing. I am so happy with my result and will recommend the hospital to everyone. – Chanelle (Dr Rushapol) I would like to thank the PPSI and hospital for providing me an opport …
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