Center for Plastic, Reconstructive Surgery Set Up at Aster MIMS

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Kozhikode: Aster MIMS has enlarged it’s bouquet of healthcare services with the inauguration of the specialised Center for Plastic, Vascular and Reconstructive Surgery. The Center will be headed by Dr. Krishnakumar K S who has over 20 years of experience in the field.

The Center for Plastic, Vascular, Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery at Aster MIMS will provide highest quality medical and surgical services by integrating innovative techniques that focus on enhancing the appearance and improving the quality of life of people.

The Center will provide comprehensive services through its facilities for Burns Reconstruction, Trauma Care, Reconstructive Surgery and Cosmetic Surgery.

The Burns Reconstruction facility will use modern plastic surgery to correct dysfunction and deformities related to burn injuries. The Trauma Care facility will address complex injuries especially of the face and extremities that require micro and macro vascular reconstruction. The Reconstructive Surgery facility will focus on parts of the body that are functionally or aesthetically affected by congenital defects, developmental abnormalities, trauma, infection, tumours or other diseases. The Cosmetic Surgery facility will focus on aesthetic improvement of appearance and thus, self esteem through various procedures.

Dr. Krishnakumar has worked extensively in India and the USA. In addition to an MCh and FRCS in Plastic Surgery, he holds a CCT in Plastic Surgery from UK and is a Fellow of the Christine M Kleinert Institute, USA.

He said, “It is an honour to join the Aster MIMS family and lead a highly skilled team to offer innovative treatments to people. From the simplest cosmetic procedure to the most complex cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, our team will apply the latest pioneering techniques to set the benchmark for Plastic and Reconstructive surgery in this region.”

Dr. Rahul Menon, CEO, Aster MIMS said, “We are proud to welcome Dr. Krishna Kumar and team to Aster MIMS. The Center for Plastic, Vascular, Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery adds another facet to the range of services we offer to our patients, and will help restore balance and harmony to the patients’ bodies.”