Department of Plastic, Maxillofacial and Reconstructive Surgery

The department, headed by Dr. Rohini prasad, M.S., also comprises of two well qualified associate consultants – Dr. B. Arivind & Dr. R. Arun Kumar and a senior resident - Dr. S. Arun Kumar the team is ably supported by prof. Dr. S. Ramkumar MDS., DND, a senior maxillofacial surgeon Dr. Sakthivel a senior ent surgeon, specialized physiotherapists and trained wound care technicians. The primary aim of the department is to provide quality and timely care to trauma patients. The department has grown by leaps and bounds since its inceptio currently catering to general plastic, facio maxillary trauma and cosmetic patients as well.

The quantum of work includes the entire spectrum of hand trauma, management of compound fractures complimented by an experienced orthopedic team headed by DR. S. Muthukumar, microsurgical free flaps, brachial plexus surgery, facial trauma (soft tissue injury and/or facial bone fracture), upper & lower limb nerve injuries, congenital defects and malformations, management of complex wounds, emergency management of burn injuries and burn scar sequelae and cosmetic surgeries. Special clinics are run every week, where in specialised attention is given to demanding patients. The clinics include, hand clinic, nerve injuries clinic, lymphedema clinic, cosmetic clinic, congenital deformity clinic.