Plastic and reconstructive surgeon Gintaras Papečkys was one of the first surgeons who began to develop the plastic-aesthetic surgery and aesthetic medicine in Lithuania since 1991.
Surgeon G. Papečkys has performed over 5,000 aesthetic surgeries and is a Lithuanian pioneer of such surgeries and aesthetic procedures as: fat grafting procedure (1996), male genital correction (1997), botulinum toxin injections (1999). He was one of the first to use a "heavy" hyaluronic acid filler - Restylane Sub Q (2002) for face shape corrections. The surgeon was the first one who began using a new-generation fillers for facial correction - Radiesse (2009), for breast, buttock correction - Macrolane (2010). While developing the minimal invasive aesthetic facial surgery, the surgeon has introduced a suspension thread- "Silhouetle Lift" (2010) for lifting the weakened facial tissues. He started to apply platelet rich plasma (PRP) injections (2011) and was the first one in Lithuania who has performed the brand-new aesthetic medical procedure - stem-cell transplantation in facial skin (2011).