Also referred to as plastic or aesthetic surgery, cosmetic surgery encompasses a
long list of procedures or treatments that are performed to enhance a person’s
appearance or, in some cases, to reconstruct areas of the body that are deformed
at birth or marred due to injury. Popular procedures include:
Cosmetic procedures can last anywhere from 30 minutes to four hours and, in many
cases, may be treated as outpatient procedures.
If you are coming to Jordan for cosmetic surgery, you will likely need to spend
between seven and fourteen days in the area. Details of your itinerary will depend
on your hospital’s particular protocols, but in general you will begin your
preoperative exams on the day after your arrival, have surgery on the following
day, then get discharged from the facility a few hours later. Depending on your
procedure, you may also spend a night or two in the hospital or clinic. You will
then require several days to recuperate in your hotel before traveling home.
If you are having a non-surgical procedure, your time spent in-hospital will be
minimal. In most instances you should be able to travel home 24-48 hours after your
Jordan is home to some of the region’s top cosmetic surgeons as well as superb