Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (PRAS) , also commonly known as Plastic Surgery is unique and poorly understood surgical subspeciality. Word “PLASTIC” is taken wrongly by general public, it derived from Greek word “PLASTIKOS” which means ‘To form “ or “To Mold”.It means art of remodelling of tissue. Unlike other speciality Plastic surgery is not defined by an anatomic area, organ system or patient age group.Plastic surgery is based on principles and deals with everything from head to toe. Plastic Surgery is broadly divided into Reconstructive surgery and Cosmetic ( Aesthetic ) Surgery.
To improve patients appearance, self image and confidence by restoring form, function and aesthesis.
Post cancer surgery reconstruction
Management of Facial Palsy
Ear Reconstruction- Traumatic defect and Congenital abnormality ( Ear abnormality since birth like small ear, large ear, absent ear)
Ear lobe repair - Repair of split ear lobe
Cleft lip and Palate repair - Defect in lip, split lip , defect in palatal region since birth.
Hand and Peripheral Nerve Surgery
Management of Lymphedema - Manual lymphatic drainage, Multilayer bandaging , Microvascular surgeries for lymphedema management.
Diabetic foot management -Wound debridement, Foot care, Reconstruction of diabetic foot wound.
Burn management - Acute burn care, Burn wound surgery- Skin grafting for burn wound. Surgeries for Burn contracture