Plastic surgery is on July 25 On Call Plastic surgery is the topic on the July 25 edition of On Call.
"We'll meet a patient whose reconstructive surgery changed her life. We'll also explain what's involved in Botox and collagen injections. And we'll discuss the options of tummy tucks and liposuction," said On Call producer and host Lindsey Meyers. "Choosing to have cosmetic or reconstructive surgery is an important decision. We'll answer viewers' questions on this topic so that they can make the decision that's best for them."
Meyers and "On Call" Medical Editor Dr. Rick Holm examine the issue with Dr. Patrick Miller of Plastic Surgery Associates and Dr. Rif'at Hussain of Sioux Valley Clinic.
On Call is a weekly program about medicine on South Dakota Public Television. The South Dakota Cooperative Extension Service produces the program.
On Call is the only medical program endorsed by the South Dakota State Medical Association and the South Dakota Department of Health. It is made possible by major underwriter support from Sioux Valley Clinic and Avera Health. Additional sponsors include The South Dakota Foundation for Medical Care, GlaxoSmithKline, Dakotacare, Brookings Hospital, Rapid City Regional Hospital, Swiftel Communications and Friends of SDPB.
The program is broadcast at 4:30 p.m. on South Dakota Public Television.