Navigating the Complexities of Brachial Plexus Injury: Insights for Plastic Surgeons 

The brachial plexus is a critical network of nerves that commands movement and sensation in the arm and hand. Understanding the complexities of brachial plexus injuries (BPI) is pivotal for plastic surgeons, given the intricate balance between form and function that defines successful outcomes in reconstructive surgery.  Brachial plexus injuries, stemming from trauma or birth-related […]

Frequently Asked Questions About Earlobe Surgery 

Frequently Asked Questions About Earlobe Surgery  Earlobe surgery is typically performed under local anesthesia, so you may not experience any pain during the procedure. However, you may feel a slight sensation of pressure or tugging. After the surgery, some mild discomfort or soreness may be present, but your surgeon will prescribe pain medication to manage […]

A Comprehensive Guide to Earlobe Repair Surgery 

Earlobe repair, also known as earlobe reconstruction or earlobe repair surgery, is a procedure that aims to restore the appearance and functionality of a damaged or torn or stretched earlobe. A plastic surgeon or an ENT specialist typically performs earlobe repair surgery or torn earlobe or split earlobe surgery.  Here are some common scenarios where […]

Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery: Transforming Lives and Smiles 

Cleft lip and palate are congenital conditions that affect thousands of infants worldwide. These birth defects occur during early fetal development when the tissues forming the upper lip and/or the roof of the mouth fail to fuse properly, leaving a gap or “cleft.” While the exact causes remain complex and multifactorial, medical advancements have led […]

Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Surgery  

A type of reconstructive surgery that is performed to repair physical deformities of the face, mouth, and jaw. Cleft lip surgery generally involves making small incisions in the lip and stitching them together. Cleft palate surgery involves removing the extra tissue and stitching the palate together. In some cases, soft tissue grafts may be taken […]

Transform Your Scars: Effective Scar Revision Techniques 

Introduction: Scars can be a constant reminder of past injuries, surgeries, or acne. They can impact your self-confidence and leave you feeling self-conscious. However, there are many effective scar revision techniques available that can help you achieve a smoother, more even skin tone. In this blog, we’ll discuss the top scar revision techniques that can […]

What is Scar Revision Surgery?   

A procedure to minimize the appearance of scars.   The procedure involves removing the scar, reconstructing the area of skin affected by the scar, and to reduce the appearance of the scar.  The goal of the procedure is to make a scar less noticeable and blend in with the surrounding skin.  Scar Revision: Who Needs It?   […]

From Puberty to Adulthood: How Hormones Impact Male Breast Growth  

Male breast growth, also known as gynecomastia, is a common condition that affects many men. While often associated with puberty, gynecomastia can develop at any age due to hormonal imbalances.   In this article, we will explore how hormones impact male breast growth from puberty to adulthood, and what you can do if you are experiencing […]

A Man’s Guide to Gynecomastia: From Embarrassment to Empowerment 

Gynecomastia is a common condition in men in which the breasts grow unevenly enlarged and overdevelop than usual. This often occurs during the puberty stage where there is hormonal imbalance. This is also seen in new-born babies and in men as they age.   The procedure may include liposuction, excision (using larger incisions) or a combination […]

10 Things to Consider Before Getting Rhinoplasty  

Rhinoplasty, commonly known as a nose job, is a popular cosmetic procedure to enhance the appearance of the nose. Before undergoing rhinoplasty, there are several things you should consider ensuring the best results and a smooth recovery.   Here are 10 things to consider before getting rhinoplasty:  Rhinoplasty is a surgical procedure that requires careful consideration […]