If you think that plastic surgery is the modern day affair, then you are wrong. The traces of plastic surgery goes back into the past. Some historian argues that first surgery was conducted thousand years ago and they have sufficient proof to support their claims.
However, there is no strong evidence available that supports their claim. Looking down in the history, we could find the first evidence of plastic surgery in 1917 during the first world war.
. It was performed on a wounded soldier whose face was disfigured in war. The name of the soldier was waltered. He was being operated by doctor Sir Harold Gillies – the first man to use skin grafts from undamaged areas on the body – and know as ‘the father of plastic surgery.’