Plastic Surgery aims to surgically correct all processes that affect the body form and function.
The Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery Service at Hospital Dr. Gálvez is made up of a team of specialised doctors with proven experience and a hospital structure equipped with the most advanced technology required to carry out the most complex surgical procedures .
Patients will be seen in an individual consultation where the procedures and their expectations will be evaluated and the necessary diagnostic tests and pre-anaesthetic assessment will be carried out. This is to offer each patient the best solutions bearing in mind his/her specific needs.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Unit
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery aims to repair or improve the function and physical appearance in injuries caused by accidents and burns, in skin diseases and tumours and supporting tissues and in congenital anomalies.
Breast Surgery: Breast reconstruction with the patient’s own tissues (TRAM, DIEP, Latissimus flaps) or through the use of heterologous devices (implants or tissue expanders).
Reconstructive Surgery and Microsurgery: Plastic Reconstructive Surgery is concerned with the functional and cosmetic reconstruction of part of the face or body that has undergone some kind of alteration due to an accident, surgical operation, burns or a congenital defect.
Reconstructive Microsurgery is carried out using cutting edge advanced techniques and allows a large number of reconstructions on any part of the body, both at a structural and a cosmetic level.
Reconstructive Surgery of the lower limb: Severe traumatisms, post-traumatic sequalae, osteomyelitis, pseudarthrosis, diabetic foot.
Hand and Upper Limb Surgery: traumatism sequelae, common problems (carpal tunnel, Dupuytren), tendon or nerve damage, tumours, partial or full amputations, sequelae from previous operations.
Burns: in the acute phase and sequalae.
Other Procedures: facial paralysis, peripheral nerve surgery, post- oncological reconstruction, radiotherapy sequelae…
Cosmetic Surgery and Medicine Unit
The aim of this Plastic Surgery speciality is to modify certain physical features in healthy individuals to reach greater corporal harmony.
The physical features to be improved may be congenital or as a result of ageing.