The Center for plastic, Reconstructive & Microvascular Surgery at Padiyath Medicity - Hopital Du Cinquantenaire offers correction or restoration of form and function of a part of the body, where the defect may be the result of a congenital abnormality, an accident, a disease or an aging process. The Center routinely performs many types of reconstructive surgeries such as hand surgery, microsurgery, and the treatment of burns. The consultants also perform cosmetic and aesthetic surgeries like rhinoplasty, breast augmentation, liposuction, facial implants and jaw correction surgeries.
Our Center has highly experienced specialists in cosmetic and plastic surgery, state-of -the-art infrastructure ensuring world class medical attention and care, the center also offers medical tourists from all over the world superior quality cosmetic treatment at costs that are highly affordable, with results comparable to those at the best centers across the globe. We are one of the centres of excellence in Microsurgery, Aesthetic Surgery and also one of the few multidisciplinary Craniofacial Surgery centres in Africa.
The department has a clinical service focusing on:
One of the most common cosmetic surgery procedure done for improving the shape of nose. It is done to reduce or increase the size of nose. Correction of hump, crocked nose and correction of wide nose.
Liposuction continues to the most common plastic surgery procedure all over the world, and also in Africa. Many people are concerned about unwanted fat deposits that are present despite dieting, exercise and treatments developed to decrease cellulite. Liposuction is a technique in which high-pressure vacuum suction is used to remove fat cells.
Flattens abdomen by removing excess fat and skin and tightening abdominal muscles. It can be combined with liposuction to enhance the body contour.
It is done to enlarge the size of breasts by using implants (usually silicon gel implants).Can significantly enhance appearance and self confidence of a person.
To reduce the size of large breasts without affecting normal breast functions. Raises and reshapes large breasts by removing excess skin and repositioning the nipples. Can significantly alleviate symptoms due to large sized breast such as back and neck pain, rashes under the breast apart from improvement in the shape.
It is day care procedure of few hours, usually done under local anaesthesia with sedation. Patient's own hair are used to fill in bald areas. Hair appear few months after surgery, which are permanent. May require more than one sitting for adequate hair replacement.
It is a cosmetic surgery procedure to remove loose skin along with fat and muscle from the upper and lower eyelid corrects drooping upper eyelids and puffy bags below the eyes giving a more youthful look.
Surgical procedure to improve sagging facial skin, jowls and loose neck skin by removing excess fat & skin and tightening facial muscles. Best candidates for face lift are those with sagging skin of face and neck but skin still has some elasticity and well defined bone structure can make patient look younger and fresher but cannot stop aging process.
Reconstructive microsurgery is the other area of Plastic Surgery where we have taken long strides. Padiyath Medicity - Hopital Du Cinquantenaire can boast of being the leading centre in the whole Africa for replantation surgery for finger, hand or limb amputations. Besides this complex reconstructions for major tissue losses either due to trauma or cancer is mostly done by advanced microsurgical techniques.
The third major superspeciality of Plastic Surgery is craniofacial surgery is as advanced as cosmetic and reconstructive microsurgery.. Reconstruction of craniofacial soft tissue and bony injuries (bottom left) is done using advanced bone fixation techniques. Major facial vascular malformations (top right) are managed by preoperative embolisation followed by surgical excision.
The Cleft Lip and Palate Clinic at specialize in the comprehensive care of patients born with cleft lip and palate. Cleft lip and palate is a congenital anomaly that occurs when a baby's upper lip and/or palate do not fuse during pregnancy. A baby can have an isolated cleft lip, an isolated cleft palate, or a combination of the two. The main issues developed by children with cleft lip and palate involve feeding difficulties, speech development, oral hygiene, dental problems and social interaction.
Our Cleft Lip and Palate Clinic has a large and experienced group of specialists - plastic surgeons, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) surgeons, audiologists, paedodontists, orthodontists, otolaryngologists, speech pathologists, social workers and nurses - who combine to form the Cleft Lip and Palate Clinic.
Improves the shape of the ears in cases of bat ears. Re designing of the shape in case of loss of cartilage or small ears. This improves the extrenal appearance of ears.
Whether you want to look as young as you feel or fix a lifelong flaw that makes you conscious of your appearance, Aesthetic & Reconstructive Surgery can help shape your dream into reality in a natural and safe way.
With state-of-the-art facilities, advanced technology, and world class surgeons, we offer an endless array of options to help improve your appearance and function.