In short, reconstructive surgery is a type of plastic surgery that focuses on the correction of deformities or functional deficiencies significantly improving the patient’s quality of life.
What services does reconstructive surgery include?
Correction of various physical defects and restoration of functions as far as possible in each specific case. The available services are divided into the following major groups: reconstructive surgery around the head and neck, treatment of bone defects, visual restoration of the breast, treatment of skin, muscle and bone formations (benign or malignant), treatment of non-healing wounds, treatment of nerve traumas and injuries, treatment of burns and scars.
When is reconstructive surgery required?
Reconstructive surgery is required, for example, in the case of congenital defects, accident injuries, age-related complications, as well as injuries caused by diseases, such as tumours, etc.
How long is the recovery process?
Recovery duration depends on the performed procedure and its complexity. In each individual case, this will be best explained by your doctor. Some procedures allow returning to the daily routine on the same day, while others require a longer observation period.
Where can I receive reconstructive surgery services?
Reconstructive surgery services are provided by the Microsurgery Center, a cooperation partner of the Health Travel Latvia cluster. The Microsurgery Center employs experienced professionals who are able to treat even the most complex cases.
How to get in touch and ask additional questions?
In case of any additional questions or if you would like to find out more about treatments, please fill in the contact form. Your entry will be sent to the institutions that offer the service you are interested in, and you will be contacted by a specialist as soon as possible. In case of other questions please write to the email address firstname.lastname@example.org or call +372 29214868.
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