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Reconstruction after trauma

Reconstruction after trauma can include skin grafts, skin flaps of tissue combined with skin, cartilage and bone grafts. Book online today.

This applies to damage and loss of tissue secondary to trauma in which healthy tissue is restored to the areas affected.  This can be done in the form of skin grafts, skin flaps of tissue combined with skin, cartilage and bone grafts.  Typical examples include the reconstruction of parts of the ear or nose.  Much larger areas can be involved, for example, the abdominal wall or chest wall.

What are the benefits reconstruction after trauma?

Relief of tightness, increased movement, improved stability, robustness of tissue and often an additional benefit of improved cosmesis.  This type of procedure is particularly important around the eyes, the mouth and in the hands and limbs in general, where scarring can restrict movement and impair vision, mouth function and limb function respectively.

Specialists offering Reconstruction after trauma

Miss Melanie Chak

Consultant Ophthalmic & Oculoplastic Surgeon

MA (Cantab), MBBS (Lond), MD (Lond), FRCOPhth (Lond)

BMI The Chiltern Hospital 1 more BMI The Shelburne Hospital

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Mr Wesam Aleid

Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

BDS, MBBS, MRCSEd, FFDRCSI(OSOM), FRCSEd(OMFS)

BMI The Beardwood Hospital 1 more BMI The Alexandra Hospital

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Mr Nitin Vaingankar

Consultant Plastic Surgeon

MBBS MS MCh(Plast) FRCS(Plast)

BMI The Manor Hospital 2 more BMI The Saxon Clinic BMI Three Shires Hospital

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Mr Hazem Alfie

Consultant Plastic Surgeon

MBBch, MSc, MRCS, fEBOPRAS, FRCS Plast, Dip Hand surg., Prog Dip Microsurgery

BMI The Manor Hospital

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Mr James Bedford

Consultant Plastic & Hand Surgeon

MBChB(Hons), MRes(Ed), MSc, FRCS(Plast), BrDipHandSurg

BMI The Alexandra Hospital

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Mr Stuart Hislop

Consultant Oral Maxillofacial Surgeon

FRCS FFSTEd FDSRCS FDSRCPS BDS MBChB

BMI Carrick Glen Hospital 1 more BMI Ross Hall Hospital

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