The Plastic Surgery department is fortunate to have some of the biggest names in plastic surgery not only in Pakistan but also internationally. The department has three full time consultants and one associate consultant. All the Consultants are highly qualified US and UK trained surgeons having a grasp on all aspects of Plastic and reconstructive Surgery. The department is also fully recognized for full time residency program in plastic and reconstructive surgery by College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan since January 2010.
The first resident cleared his FCPS II in first attempt in May 2013 and has recently been inducted as Assistant Consultant.There are currently thee residents and by July 2013 they will be five in total. The department is also a role model of academic excellence for elective rotations with approximately 10 residents completing their compulsory one month elective rotations every year. Since 2012, three international undergraduates have completed their electives.
The department has a strong interest in academics and during the short period since its inception it has published three papers in PubMed indexed journals, two of which are international journals and two papers have been accepted for final review. The department also has the honor of Gold medal for best paper presentation at Annual meeting of Pakistan Association of Plastic Surgeons in 2013.
The department is looking forward to expanding its cosmetic surgery services and hoping to start new reconstructive procedures like craniofacial surgery. With a unique blend of experience and youthful enthusiasm, it is well placed to excel in these endeavors. The department has also joined hands with World renowned charity program “The Smile train project” to give quality care treatment to poor cleft lip and palate patients.
- Repair of congenital abnormalities like cleft lip / pelete
- Management of Burn, early & late
- Repair of facial fractures and soft tissue injuries
- Repair of Skin and soft tissue defects
- Treatment of skin and soft tissue cancers
- Reconstruction surgery of genitals e.g. Hypospadias
- Cosmetic Surgery including Liposuction