Reconstruction Surgery in Charlotte
Patients who need surgical reconstruction can place their trust and confidence in the staff and surgeons at Criswell & Criswell. Reconstructive plastic surgery is performed on structures of the body affected by congenital defects, developmental abnormalities, trauma, infection, tumors or disease. It is typically performed to improve function, but in some cases, is performed to provide our patients a more normal appearance. Reconstructive surgery is generally covered by most health insurance policies, although coverage for specific procedures and levels of coverage can vary greatly.
Both Dr. Kara Criswell and Dr. Bryan Criswell regularly perform a wide variety of reconstructive procedures. Our dedicated staff are familiar with the insurance process and our clinical staff are well trained and experienced with all types of reconstructive plastic surgery treatments and care. From simple removal of skin cancers and lesions, to more complex reconstruction following an accident or cancer surgery, you will be nurtured and cared for with compassion and dedicated focus throughout the entire process.
If you need a plastic surgeon to perform reconstructive surgery, or if your primary physician has already referred you to us, please do not hesitate to contact us for more information.
We perform various reconstructive surgery procedures to resolve a range of conditions, including:
A woman may require surgical breast reconstruction after a mastectomy, or to resolve a congenital condition. Our team of experienced plastic surgeons is very familiar with the most advanced procedures in breast reconstruction, including TRAM Flap Breast Reconstruction, Latissimus Flap Breast Reconstruction, and Tissue Expander Implant Reconstruction. Every patient has a unique situation, and the type of reconstructive surgical technique will be chosen to offer the most effective treatment for the current condition of the patient.Breast Reconstruction
Head and Neck Reconstruction
A patient may have suffered extreme trauma to the head or neck, or have a congenital defect, developmental abnormality, infection, tumor, or disease that has altered the appearance or function of various areas of the head or neck. Our plastic surgeons are skilled professionals in head and neck area reconstructive surgical procedures.Head and Neck Reconstruction
Skin Cancer and Skin Lesions
After treatment for skin cancer, or for a patient suffering from skin lesions, medical intervention is needed to restore and correct the affected area of the body. Our surgeons are skilled in reconstruction after Mohs surgery and frequently work with dermatologists to help you achieve the best outcome possible.Skin Cancer and Skin Lesions
Breast Reconstruction Revision
After undergoing breast reconstruction surgery, one hopes that they will no longer run in problems in the future. Unfortunately, this is not always the case because every patient is living with unique issues, and only a complete evaluation will reveal the procedure that will be necessary for a revision.Breast Revision