We restore, rebuild and make whole those parts which nature hath given but which fortune has taken away; not so much that it may delight the eye, but that it might buoy up the spirit, and help the mind of the afflicted.? -Gaspar Tagliacozzi, Plastic Surgery Pioneer, 1597
The Institute for Reconstructive Surgery is dedicated to helping people restore the form and function lost to trauma, tumor, disease and congenital differences. The institute is comprised of six centers of excellence providing comprehensive, state of the art care in
- reconstruction of the breast,
- reconstruction of paralyzed face,
- reconstruction of lower extremity,
- reconstruction of pelvis-genitourinary system
- and disorders requiring microsurgical expertise.
Innovative surgical techniques are providing new and dramatic treatment options for restoring contour, movement and sensation.
Utilizing advanced surgical treatment in a caring environment the Institute for Reconstructive Surgery has assisted many individuals to regain a productive fulfilling lifestyle.
Located in the world’s largest medical center (Texas Medical Center)and with a second location at Houston Methodist West Hospital (West Houston/Katy), the Institute for Reconstructive Surgery affords unparalleled access to new technology, medical expertise and services. Surgery is performed at Houston Methodist which is recognized as one of America’s top facilities.
Reconstructive surgery is more than a job, it’s our passion.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 713.441.6100 (Texas Medical Center location) or 832.522.8400 (West Houston/Katy location).