CONSULTANT PLASTIC, RECONSTRUCTIVE, COSMETIC & MAXILLOFACIAL SURGEON
Children & adults with burns wounds are assessed and managed accordingly. Burns can be caused by fire, hot water or soup, chemicals (acid or alkali) or electrical injury.
Carpal tunnel release surgery relieves symptoms caused by compression of the median nerve in the hand. It is a simple surgery performed as a day case.
Reconstruction of breast preserves the feminine image & enhances the self-esteem of the patient. Techniques include insertion of silicone implants, usage of patient's own muscle & fatty tissue (flap) or a combination of both.
Trigger finger causes clicking & catching of the finger during movements. Symptoms range from mild clicking to painful fixed flexion deformities with inability to straighten the finger.
Facial fractures are reduced & fixed according to the AOCMF principles with titanium plates & screws. All incisions are hidden to avoid ugly scars on the face.
Finger & hand which are traumatically amputated (cut off) can potentially be reattached by micro surgical technique to repair the nerves & blood vessels.
Dupuytren's disease is rare in Asians but very common in Europeans, Australians & North Americans. It is a debilitating disease which causes the fingers to gradually flex in a fixed position. Surgical excision of the diseased fascia is the treatment of choice.
Skin cancers can affect any part of our body. Adequate excision and careful reconstruction is important to avoid disfigurement and functional compromise.
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