Plastic Surgery is a fascinating field. It is the functional, structural, and aesthetic restoration of many defects and deformities of the human body. It derives its name from the word “Plasticize,” meaning to mould or shape the existing architecture to improve appearance and function. Plastic Surgery has several specialties.
|1.||Dr. Subha Dhua||Professor & HOD|
|2.||Dr. Thyagaraj||Assoc. Professor|
|3.||Dr. Niharika Manne||Sr. Resident|
|4.||Dr. Shifa Raheel||Sr. Resident|
|5.||Dr. Vinod Kumar A||Sr. Resident|
|6.||Dr. Vadyala Akshita Reddy||Sr. Resident|
Reconstructive Surgery is among the basics of plastic surgical training. It deals with all kinds of reconstructive work following Burns, Trauma, Cancer, and other related deformities of the body.
Cosmetic Surgery is among the most demanding sub-specialty today, both for technical skills and prosperity of the surgeon. It mainly deals with beautification, age camouflaging, and refinement of the existing features in the body. Besides, it also deals with some of the congenital problems related to the ear, nose, etc.
A bulk of work in this field includes:
Facial appearance improvements like
Breast Related Surgeries
Excess Fat Deposition Related Lipodystrophy
Again, this is also the most demanding area of Plastic Surgery. Micro-vascular Surgery requires dedication and patience to perform long hours of operations. It deals with
Toes transfers for finger reconstruction in both traumatic loss and congenital absence of finger
Free tissue transfers for external genitalia reconstruction secondary to trauma or any other cause
A micro-vascular laboratory forms an integral part of the department dealing with micro-vascular cases. It provides an opportunity for upcoming micro-surgeons to practice and learn new techniques. It also enhances the scope of research work in the fields.
Burns & Post Burns Reconstruction
This branch deals with acute burns because of thermal, electrical, chemical and other causes. It involves managing patients from the critical stage (updated intensive burn care unit) to the complete recovery. Post-burn sequelae management involves a series of reconstructive procedures to obtain acceptable, functional, and aesthetic results. It also takes into consideration the rehabilitation of affected individuals.
A major sub-specialty of Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery, deals with all hand-related problems. It is one of the fascinating fields in Plastic Surgery. It deals with:
It deals with the management of cases where patients have defects from birth. At Vydehi, we perform surgeries of all kinds, a few of them are:
Besides these, it also deals with other anomalies of the chest, abdominal wall, and other extremities.
Craniofacial And Maxillofacial Surgery
Craniofacial and Maxillofacial Surgery is an eminent subspecialty. It deals with the management of:
Fractures involving facial bones – mandible, maxilla, zygoma, and orbital. It also deals with more complex fractures, like Lefort 1, 2, and 3.
Plastic Surgery is the most demanding field in a higher surgical specialty, both from a technical and a planning point of view. It can improve the social, economic, and functional image of a person or an individual.