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Plastic surgery in Kenya

Plastic Surgery Kenya

Plastic surgery in Kenya

Plastic Surgery Kenya.Plastic surgery is used to repair and reconstruct missing or damaged tissue and skin. It can be divided into two categories. The first is reconstructive surgery which includes craniofacial surgery, hand surgery, microsurgery, and the treatment of burns. The other is cosmetic or aesthetic surgery

Reconstructive plastic surgery is performed to correct functional impairments caused by burns; traumatic injuries, such as facial bone fractures and breaks; congenital abnormalities, such as cleft palates or cleft lips; developmental abnormalities; infection and disease; and cancer or tumors. Reconstructive plastic surgery is usually performed to improve function, but it may be done to approximate a normal appearance.The most common reconstructive procedures are tumor removal, laceration repair, scar repair, hand surgery, and breast reduction plasty.

Cosmetic surgery is a voluntary or elective surgery that is performed on normal parts of the body with the only purpose of improving a person’s appearance and/or removing signs of aging.The most popular aesthetic/cosmetic procedures include:

  • Abdominoplasty (“tummy tuck”): reshaping and firming of the abdomen
  • Blepharoplasty (“eyelid surgery”): reshaping of upper/ lower eyelids
  • Phalloplasty (“penile surgery”) : construction (or reconstruction) of a penis
  • Mammoplasty:including Breast augmentations (“breast implant” or “boob job”) ,Reduction mammoplasty (“breast reduction”) ,Mastopexy (“breast lift”): Lifting or reshaping of breasts to make them less saggy
  • Buttock augmentation (“butt implant”)
  • Cryolipolysis:
  • Cryoneurolysis: (a medical procedure that temporarily blocks nerve conduction along peripheral nerve pathways)
  • Labiaplasty: surgical reduction and reshaping of the labia ,Labioplasty: Plastic surgery kenya
  • Lip augmentation: : surgical improvement of lips’ fullness through enlargement
  • Liposuction :removal of fat deposits by traditional suction technique or ultrasonic energy to aid fat removal
  • Rhinoplasty (“nose job”): reshaping of the nose
  • Rhytidectomy (“face lift”): removal of wrinkles and signs of aging from the face

What are the side effects of plastic surgery?

They may include:

  • Complications related to anesthesia, including pneumonia, blood clots and, rarely, death.
  • Infection at the incision site, which may worsen scarring and require additional surgery.
  • Fluid build up under the skin.

Hospitals that offer Plastic surgery in Kenya

The Karen Hospital– Nairobi
P.O. Box 74240-00200
Langata Road-Karen
Nairobi, Kenya
Tel : +254-20-6613000
Fax : +254-20-6613222
Emergency Number: +254 702 222222
Email : info@karenhospital.org
Website : www.karenhospital.org

Valentis Clinic
Tel: +254 725 045 705
Email: info@drstasch.com
Located: Suite 6B – Grosvenor Suite 14 Riverside Nairobi, Kenya.

Apple + Sense clinic
Located: 1st Floor Oilibya Plaza, Muthaiga Road, Nairobi.
P.O. Box 64829– 00620, Nairobi, Kenya.
Tel: +254 780 367 367 / +254 790 307 260
Email: info@applesandsense.com

Diani Beach Hospital

Tel:
+254 [0] 722 569 261
+254 [0] 735 223 223
+254 [0] 737 223 223
+254 [0] 40 3300150/1
Email:info@dbh.co.ke

Box 5074, Diani Beach,
Ukunda, Kenya, 80401

Plastic Surgery in Kenyatta Hospital

The Kenyatta National Hospital is the oldest hospital in Kenya.It is the largest  referral hospital in the country. (read about Kenyatta National Hospital Doctors Plaza).

Prof Stanley Khainga is the Lead reconstructive and plastic surgeon at Kenyatta National hospital.

Contact information
Kenyatta National Hospital,
P.O Box 20723-00202,
Nairobi.Tel. 020-2726300
Cell. 0709 85400/ 0730 643000
Email: knhadmin@knh.or.ke
KNH Hotline: 020 2737390
Referral: 0719 510510
KNH Disaster Management: 0797 398094

Plastic / Reconstructive Surgeons in Kenya

Prof Stanley Khainga Ominde

P.O. Box 19676, Nairobi

Tel : 254-723-436408

Email: khainga@uonbi.ac.ke        Plastic Surgery  Kenya

Dr Tilman Stasch

Valentis Clinic

Tel: +254 725 045 705

Email: info@drstasch.com

Located at: Suite 6B – Grosvenor Suite 14 Riverside Nairobi, Kenya.

Dr Michael Rebeiro

Located at Second floor, Doctors’ plaza M P Shah Hospital Nairobi

Tel: 020 4291374

Email: rebeiroplasticsurgery@gmail.com

Dr Abdullahi Adan

Address: Landmark Plaza, 1st Floor Block A, Argwings Kodhek Road, Nairobi

Phone: 0722 370414

Dr Radovan Boca

Aga Khan University Hospital Nairobi

Dr Ferdinand Wanjala Nang”ole

G.A Insurance Building 3rd Floor Sute 2 Ralph Bunche Road

P.O.Box 2212-00202 Nairobi
Tel:0714-342214, 0733-864249                                  Plastic Surgery  Kenya

Dr Loise Njeri Kahoro

P.O. Box 2512, Nairobi 00202

Tel: 0721-379675
Email:Inkahoro@gmail.com

Dr. Emarah Ashraf Mohamed

P.O.Box 6946-30100 Eldoret

Dr. Saidi Shaban Gathaya

Postal address: P.O.Box 2594-01000 Thika

Dr. Kansiime Peter Biribwa

Coast Provincial General Hospital

Bondeni, Kisauni Rd, Mombasa

Tel: +254 722 207868

Dr Joseph Kimani Wanjeri

Dr Wanjeri is a Plastic & Reconstructive surgeon and a lecturer in the Department of Surgery of the University of Nairobi (UoN)

Tel:+254733973434
P.O. Box 58653 City Square, Nairobi 00200 Kenya.
Email: onejerry@yahoo.com


Kenya Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons

Nairobi Kenya, 00202 – 19571, Menelik Medical Centre

Email: info@plasticsurgeons.co.ke

Tel: 020 351 3444
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