The comprehensive plastic and reconstructive surgery services at Houston Methodist West Hospital include the latest surgical solutions for restoring form and function lost to trauma, tumor, disease and congenital differences.
Plastic and reconstructive surgeons at Houston Methodist West work closely with other surgeons to plan and perform procedures jointly. This collaboration between surgeons reduces the need for additional procedures, improves patient safety and produces better overall outcomes.
Reconstructive surgery is often performed at the same time as other surgical procedures for correcting serious wounds and injuries, and for reconstructing areas impacted by cancer surgeries such as mastectomy. Reconstructive procedures include:
Cosmetic or aesthetic surgical procedures are used for contouring and rejuvenation, sometimes after a patient has experienced dramatic weight loss. Cosmetic procedures include: