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Plastic Surgery

Plastic Surgery Overview

Plastic Surgery department has been a Part of GKNM Hospital since 1977.The department consists of a well-qualified plastic surgeon with vast experience and expertise. The Department has performed more than 1000 cleft lip and palate surgeries and many, incisional hernia repair, abdominoplasty, breast reduction and reconstruction and rhinoplasty have been performed.

 

Specialities
  • Diabetic foot / wound management
  • pressure sore/ ulcer management
  • Acute Burns
  • Post Burn Scar management and Contracture management
  • Cleft lip and cleft palate
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Hand Surgery
  • Micro Surgery (free flap cover, Nerve Repair)
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Open Trauma wound management
  • Facial trauma and facial bone fracture management
  • Head and Neck malignancy Defect management by flap cover
  • Reconstructive Surgery for Trauma and Malignancy defect
  • Aesthetic Surgery
  • Keloid management
  • LipoSuction
  • Breast Augumentation
  • Breast Reduction
  • Adjunctive Treatment
Treatment & Procedures
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Open Trauma wound management
  • Facial trauma and facial bone fracture management
  • Head and Neck malignancy Defect management by flap cover
  • Reconstructive Surgery for Trauma and Malignancy defect
  • Liposuction
  • Breast Reduction
Diabetic foot / Wound Management
  • Preventive Surgery (Surgical Offloading)
    • Keller’s arthroplasty
    • Tendo Achillies Reconstruction, Repair
    • Bursa excision
    • Prominent Head Excison in Forefoot Ulcer
    • Sliding Osteotomy
    • Excision of Bony Prominence
  • Wound Debridement
  • Facsiotomy for Cellulitis
  • Minor Amputation
  • below Knee amputation
  • Above Knee amputation
Pressure sore/ Ulcer Management
  • wound Debridement
  • Local Flap cover
  • Free Flap cover
  • SSG cover
Acute Burns
  • Acute Heamodynamic Management
  • Collagen Dressing
  • Acticoat Dressing
  • Tangential Excision of Burns
  • Allograft application
  • Excision of Burn wound
  • wound Cover by SSG
Cleft lip and cleft palate
  • Unilateral Cleft lip repair
  • Unilateral Cleft Palate repair
  • Bilateral Cleft Lip repair
  • secondary Cleft palate repair
Rhinoplasty
  • cosmetic
  • post cleft lip and palate
Hand Surgery
  • Compression neuropathy(Carpal tunnel, Cubital tunnel, Guyon’s canal)
  • Brachial plexus injury
  • Birth Brachial plexus injury
  • Tendon Transfer
  • Tendon Repair
  • Fracture fixations of Hand and wrist
  • Regional Flap cover such as (abdominal flap, groin flap paraumblical flap)
Post Burn Scar management and Contracture management
  • Contracture Release by Z plasty
  • Excison of Chronic Wound cover by SSG
  • Local Flap cover
Micro Surgery (free flap cover, Nerve Repair)
  • free flap for head and neck reconstruction
Aesthetic Surgery
  • fillers
  • botox injections
Keloid management
  • Intra lesional steroid injection
Breast Augumentation
  • silicone implant
  • saline implant
  • Autologus free flap
  • fat grafting
Body Contouring
  • post Massive weight loss following Bariatric surgery

Treatment of accident victims is done as an emergency procedure with the help of neurosurgeon,orthopaedic surgeon etc…

The treatment of diabetic patient who has got foot infection is done as a team.

Team of Doctors

Dr.J. Balakumar

MBBS., MS., DNB

Consultant – Plastic Surgery

Dr.P. Ramanan

MBBS, MS, M.Ch-Plastic

Visiting Consultant Plastic Surgery

Dr.A. Ragu

MBBS, Ms, DNB, MRCS, Mch

Visiting Consultant Plastic Surgery

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