Plastic Surgery is the super speciality of surgery which is unique as there are no anatomic barriers to its involvement & requires manipulation of skin, soft tissue & bone from head to toe. Broadly there are two divisions of plastic surgery- reconstructive surgery & cosmetic & aesthetic surgery.
It deals with reconstruction of different parts of the body, which may be birth defects (congenital) or following trauma/accident, burns, infection & cancer surgery.
Repair of Congenital clefts
Over 3920 cases have been operated during the last 8 years. Our Team is dedicated to early diagnosis & treatment of craniofacial anomalies. Treatment offered includes cleft lip & palate repair, lip nose revisional surgeries, alveolar bone grafting, cleft rhinoplasty, maxillary advancement surgeries, repair of rare craniofacial defects, orthodontic treatment & speech therapy. The patient of cleft lip & palate are operated totally free of cost at our hospital in collaboration with US based charity organization “The Smile Train”
With our full time dedicated plastic surgery team and in hospital diagnostic centre, we are committed to immediate management in acute maxillofacial trauma. All types of surgery for maxillofacial trauma, reconstructive surgery for post traumatic & post excision defects, TMJ disorders distraction osteogenisis , orthognathic surgery & maxillofacial implant surgery are adequately performed.
Reconstructive Microsurgery Services:
Our hospital is equipped to undertake microsurgical work with a combination of medical & surgical skill coupled with world’s best surgical support equipment. The microsurgery services offered include:-
- Replantation of amputated body parts like fingers, hand lower limb, scalp.
- Cancer reconstruction using micro-vascular tissue transfer
- Immediate reconstruction in major limb trauma using free micro-vascular tissue transfer
- Toe to hand transfer, penile reconstruction, nerve repair.
How to bring amputated part to the hospital
Diagnosis:Traumatic Amputation of (Rt) hand at wrist level Surgery:Replantation of hand at(Wrist level) Procedure:18 yr/m had total amputation of (Rt) hand at the level of lease of metacarpals. Hand was replanted and bones were fixed with k-wire.All the tendons,nerves and arteries were repaired.
Post op patient was able to perform day to day activities.
Our hospital has dedicated Burn ICU for burn patient to be kept in total isolation to prevent them for infection. Burn OT is equipped with the latest gaggettes for burn surgery. Other reconstructive procedure done in our hospital are:-
- Hand Surgery (congenital defects, acute injuries, Brachial Plexus etc.)
- Genital Surgery
- Bed Sore Surgery
- Management of Diabetic feet:- A special diabetic foot clinic is run once a week where these patients are seen together by the physician/ plastic surgeon & podiatrist.
It is a subspeciality of plastic surgery that uniquily restricts itself to the enhancement of appearance though surgical & non surgirical techniques. it is specifically concerened with maintaining normal apprerance, restoring it or enhancing it beyond the average level towards some asthetic ideal.