Category: Surgeries

Carpal tunnel is a small narrow passage in the wrist. The base and side of carpal tunnel is formed of tiny carpal bones. The top of the tunnel comprises of strong ligament. Tendons and median nerve pass through carpal tunnel …

Gingival graft is often necessary to correct a dental problem or for cosmetic dental procedures. These are simple and predictable procedures that cover exposed areas of tooth root surface with oral tissues, preferably from the top of the mouth.

Cosmetic …

Earlobe repair may be required in both men and women, who wear jewelry to enhance their appearance. However, as time passes, the earlobes tend to get distorted primarily if one wears heavy earrings, or if the earrings hang low or …

The spinal cord is located inside the spinal canal, which comprises of more than thirty different bones. However with aging and progressive wear and tear of the spinal bones, the spinal canal may narrow down. This condition is referred to …

Damaged meniscus is hard to repair, especially the inner portion (white zone) of the meniscus which has no blood supply at all. The aim of the meniscus surgery is to save the meniscus and preserve the undamaged parts. However, there …

Surgical repair of an ACL tear involves removing the injured ligament and replacing it with a graft to restore the function of the knee.

When done right, the effects of ACL surgery can be minimal and a person can regain …

The concept of having implants is to insert objects into the person’s body in order to create a desired shape.

Body implantation are not what most people think of. When implants are mentioned, most typical persons imagine butt implants, bicep …

There are two menisci in the knee. One is medial and the other is lateral menisci. They act as shock absorbers and distribute weight of your body to the lower bone called tibia. Menisci also protect the articular cartilage of …

A well defined jaw line is crucial for confidence and individuals with a weak jaw line tend to suffer from lack of confidence due to unbalanced facial structure. Jaw augmentation using jaw surgery can be very helpful. The procedure may …

Thyroid is an important gland in our body which secretes hormones tri-iodo-thyronine (T3), thyroxin (T4) and calcitonin. These hormones play a major role in regulating various metabolic activities, such as heart rate, blood pressure, calcium level and production of energy …

Prostate removal surgery, also called prostatectomy is a procedure to remove prostate gland present in man. During the surgery, prostate can be removed in parts or as a whole prostate gland. Following are the indications for prostate operation;

  • Prostatism: Benign

Heel pain is one of the most common condition for which people seek relief as fast as they can. Two out of three people may have suffered from heel pain in their lifetime. The major reason for pain in the …

Cystocele occurs when the bladder falls out from its normal anatomical position and presses on to the vagina. Prolapsed may occur due to weakening of the various muscles and ligaments that hold the urinary bladder in its position. There are …

There are several reasons for receding chin or chin looking small and ill defined. If the condition is congenital, other manifestations of Marfan’s Syndrome or Trisomy 21 may be seen. Poor development of lower jaw is also one of the …

Aortic valve replacement is a type of procedure done to replace a damaged aortic valve with an artificial man made valve. Aortic valve is present between the left ventricle and aorta. Left ventricle is one of the four heart chambers. …

Angioplasty Recovery Time

Angioplasty is a surgical procedure that aims to clear out blocked arteries, allowing blood to flow into the blood vessels. When there is a high amount of cholesterol and fats in the body, it can leave deposits …

Adenoid Surgery in Children

  • Adenoid tissues function as a barrier from germs that can enter through the nasal cavity.
  • Due to the great amount of bacteria it can trap, adenoids run the risk of swelling or infection.
  • When doctors discover

Adenoidectomy Surgery

Removal of the adenoid glands and tonsils is needed to improve the general health conditions of the patient suffering from an infection. This simple surgical procedure also helps prevent serious complications.

  • Infected or swollen adenoids are removed through

Post Tummy Tuck Swelling

A tummy tuck has been said to have one of the highest satisfaction rate when it comes to plastic surgery. The only difficult part about a tummy tuck is the recovery period. After surgery, patients will …

Post Liposuction Swelling

Liposuction is a common and popular treatment in plastic cosmetic surgery. This helps people removed unwanted and excess fats from troubled areas in the body such as the abdomen, thighs, buttocks, arms, and other areas. Like other …