T.N.M.C BYL Nair Hospital Mumbai, Camma & Albless Hospital Mumbai, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, All India Institute of Diabetes & SL Rahija Hospital, Mohim Mumbai, LG Municipal Hospital Maninagar, Ahmedabad, Grant Medical College & Sir J.J Group of Hospitals By Culla Mumbai, SGL Charitable Hospital Jalandhar.
The word "Plastic" originated from Greek terminology "Plastikos" which means moulding. Today Plastic Surgery has a wide application and is not merely "a nose job" or a "face lift".
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is divided into the following sub-specialties all of which are offered at the SGL Hospital. General Plastic Surgery Cranio - Maxillofacial surgery, Aesthetic (cosmetic) Plastic Surgery, Micro Vascular and Hand Surgery, Head and Neck Reconstruction, Acute burns and Post Burn problems.
General Plastic Surgery
Cranio - Maxillofacial surgery
Aesthetic (cosmetic) Plastic Surgery
Micro Vascular and Hand Surgery
Head and Neck Reconstruction
Acute burns and Post Burn problems
Cranio - Maxillofacial Surgery
It includes those surgical procedures employed to correct complex congenital (since birth) and acquired (post-trauma) deformities. Severely disfigured patients, either due to congenital abnormality or secondary to trauma can be given a great deal of benefit by Craniofacial operations. Common Craniofacial deformities that can be corrected are
The various cosmetic procedures that are performed are
Scar Improvement Procedures
Rhinoplasty or "Nose Job"
Septo Rhinoplasty - Correction of deviated noses
Blephroplasty - Removal of wrinkles from the upper/lower eyelids
Breast Reduction/ Breast Augmentation
Hair Transplant - Micro Follicular Unit Method
Micro Vascular & Hand Surgery
Micro Vascular surgery is a sub specialty performed with the aid of a microscope on structures that are barely visible to the naked eye. This sub specialty mainly deals with " Replantations" (reattaching severed parts of the limb). For a successful Replantation, preservation of the amputated part is important. The amputated part should be preserved DRY in a DRY polythylene bag. This bag should be immersed in a mixture of ice and cold water and should reach the proper centre in few hrs / Earliest.