Plastic surgery is a speciality that
uses surgical techniques to change the
appearance and functions of a person's
body. Some of these operations are called
cosmetic and others are called reconstructive.
The word Plastic is derived from the
Greek 'Platikos' meaning to mould or to
shape; its use here is not connected with
the synthetic polymer material known as
Joshi, MS, Head of the Unit
Deodhar, MS (Gen. Surg), Mch, DNB (Plastic
Otiv, MS (Gen Surg), Mch (Plastic Surg).
The different types
of cases that have been treated with success are:
Scalp soft tissues and bony injuries.
Hand Injuries- Amputations, Tendon Injuries,
Nerve and Vascular Injuries, fractures,
soft tissue loss.
Thermal, Electric and Chemical Burns.
Trauma: Soft Tissue and Bony Loss.
Lip and Palate
Post Burn Deformities
Post Trauma Facial Deformities
Head and Neck and Soft Tissue Cancer
in the department are:
24 hours Plastic Surgeon Trauma Care
including emergency repair of soft tissue
injuries, revascularisation and replantation
Aesthetic Surgery : Lumpectomy, Breast
Reduction, Augmentation Rhinoplasty, Liposuction
Face Lift, Scar revision
In an era of skyrocketing medical costs, KEM
Plastic Surgery Unit offers quality surgical
care members at very affordable rates.