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Plastic and reconstructive surgery

Plastic and reconstructive surgery

Plastic and reconstructive surgery

The plastic and reconstructive surgeons at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Galveston are internationally renowned, but locally trained.

The surgical team can address various plastic and reconstructive surgery needs, including congenital malformations and issues related to burn scarring.

Conditions we treat

  • Acute burn injuries
  • Inhalation injuries
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Infected wounds
  • Delayed wound healing
  • Exposed vessels, nerves, tendons
  • Laser scar resurfacing
  • Burn scar contracture release
  • Hypertrophic scar revisions
  • Hand and foot reconstruction due to burn scars
  • Prosthetics
  • Craniofacial deformities
  • Ear and nose deformities
  • Congenital malformations of the ears
  • Soft tissue infections
  • Stevens-Johnson syndrome
  • Toxic epidermal necrolysis
  • Necrotizing fasciitis
  • Alopecia
  • Hairy nevus
  • Port wine stains
  • Hemangioma
  • Vascular malformations

To access care or make an appointment at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Galveston, please call 888-215-3109.