Plastic Surgeons in Chennai
Plastic surgeonâ€™s main work is reconstructive surgery which involves wound healing and reconstruction for traumatic, acquired and congenital problems. Cosmetic surgery which is an extension of reconstruction surgery helps to improve appearance.
Problems treated by reconstructive surgery
â€¢ Cleft lip and palate â€“ The incompletely fused area of the lip and palate is repaired by the surgeons using flaps and grafts.
â€¢ Prominent or constricted ears â€“ This treatment is used to correct the defects of the ear by using otoplasty.
â€¢ Craniofacial conditions â€“ Cranial and facial deformation are corrected with reconstructive surgery.
â€¢ Hand deformities â€“ Birth defects of the hand like having too many or few digits are corrected by surgeons.
â€¢ Cancer â€“ Plastic surgeon operate on people with cancer of breast, skin, sarcoma, head and neck and use flap and closure reconstruction surgery to treat them.
â€¢ Trauma â€“ Reconstructive surgery is crucial in treating injury and trauma.
â€¢ Infection â€“ This surgery is used to remove dead tissues and repair the surrounding area.
â€¢ Burns â€“ The surgeons helps the severe burn patients by resuscitating, surgical and reconstructive treatment.
â€¢ Hand surgery â€“ They manage a number of conditions related to the hand such as paralysis, nerve compression, ganglions and arthritis.