Lab Zone Hospital & Hormone Center

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Plastic Surgery Department

Dr. Nurul Alam

MBBS, BCS( Health)

MS ( Plastic Surgery)

Assist Professor ( Pediatrices Surgery)

Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College & Hospital, Dhaka.

The focus of a plastic surgery department typically encompasses a range of surgical procedures aimed at repairing, reconstructing, or enhancing various parts of the body. Here are some key areas of focus within a plastic surgery department:

  1. Reconstructive Surgery: Reconstructive surgery aims to restore form and function to parts of the body affected by congenital anomalies, trauma, cancer, or other medical conditions. Common procedures include breast reconstruction following mastectomy, skin grafting for burn victims, cleft lip and palate repair, and hand surgery for injuries or deformities.

  2. Aesthetic (Cosmetic) Surgery: Aesthetic surgery focuses on enhancing the appearance of specific body parts to improve symmetry, proportion, and overall aesthetic appeal. Procedures may include breast augmentation, rhinoplasty (nose reshaping), abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), facelifts, eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty), and liposuction.

  3. Hand Surgery: Hand surgery involves the treatment of injuries, deformities, and diseases affecting the hand, wrist, and forearm. Plastic surgeons specializing in hand surgery perform procedures such as tendon repair, nerve decompression, fracture fixation, and microvascular surgery to restore function and dexterity.

  4. Microsurgery: Microsurgery involves intricate surgical techniques using specialized microscopes and precision instruments to repair or reconstruct small blood vessels, nerves, and tissues. Plastic surgeons skilled in microsurgery perform procedures such as free tissue transfer (flap surgery), replantation of amputated body parts, and lymphaticovenous anastomosis.

  5. Facial Plastic Surgery: Facial plastic surgery focuses on improving the appearance of the face and neck. Procedures may include facelifts, brow lifts, eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty), rhinoplasty (nose reshaping), chin augmentation, and ear surgery (otoplasty). Facial plastic surgeons aim to achieve natural-looking results while preserving facial harmony and function.

  6. Body Contouring: Body contouring procedures aim to reshape and sculpt the body by removing excess fat, skin, and tissue. Common procedures include liposuction, abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), body lift, thigh lift, and arm lift. Body contouring surgery is often performed following massive weight loss or to address the effects of aging and pregnancy.

  7. Breast Surgery: Breast surgery encompasses a range of procedures aimed at altering the size, shape, and symmetry of the breasts. This includes breast augmentation with implants or fat transfer, breast reduction, breast lift (mastopexy), and breast reconstruction following mastectomy. Plastic surgeons work closely with breast oncologists and other specialists to provide comprehensive care for breast cancer patients.

  8. Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedures: In addition to surgical interventions, plastic surgery departments may offer a variety of non-surgical cosmetic procedures such as injectable fillers, botulinum toxin injections (Botox), chemical peels, laser skin resurfacing, and non-invasive body contouring treatments.

Plastic surgery departments play a vital role in addressing both medical and aesthetic concerns, helping patients achieve improved function, appearance, and quality of life. Collaboration with other medical specialties and adherence to ethical standards are essential aspects of plastic surgery practice.