The department of plastic surgery offers the following main services.
- Treatment of burns: Thermal, chemical and electrical burns.
- Hand injuries : Ludhiana being a industrial city, there is huge number of workers who sustain hand injuries in machine accidents. Limbs of several such patients have been salvaged with successful repair of nerves , vessels tendons and bones.
- Facial injuries : Treatment of facial injuries including soft tissue injuries and bones is done in the best possible way to restore both function and appearance.
- Wound coverage : It is done in both acute traumatic and chronic non healing wounds with the help of flaps and skin grafts. Vacuum assisted closure ( VAC) is the latest adjunct in the armamentarium to achieve quick results.
- Cosmetic surgery: Hair transplantation. Liposuction, abdominoplasty , breast surgery and rhinoplasty
- Others: Correction of congenital deformities, post burn contractures, scars, skin tumors.