Plastic, reconstructive and hand surgery

Please click on the links below for information about plastic, reconstructive and hand surgery:

 

What is it?

Where is it provided?

When is the service provided?

Who provides the service?

 

 

What is it?

Plastic and reconstructive surgery involves restoring or improving ‘form and function’ using a variety of surgical techniques.


The Mid Yorks plastic surgery service treats patients with varying medical and surgical conditions including:

 

General plastic surgery

  • Soft tissue trauma and infections
  • Facial plastic surgery including rhinoplasty
  • Post bariatric surgery (after gastic banding, gastric bypass) including abdominoplasty, body lift, thigh lift etc
  • Breast reduction, breast augmentation, breast asymmetry
  • Gynaecomastia
  • Scar revision
  • Pressure sores


Burns

  • Acute burns
  • Burns Reconstruction

 

Hand Surgery

  • Hand trauma including tendon, nerve, vessel injuries and fracture fixation
  • Dupuytrens contracture
  • Nerve compression syndromes
  • Osteoarthritis of the hand and wrist
  • Rheumatoid arthritis of the hand and wrist.

 

Congenital (Paediatric) Plastic Surgery

  • Congenital ear deformities including prominent ears
  • Congenital naevi (moles), haemangiomas, vascular malformations and other skin lesions

 

Skin cancer

  • Non-melanoma skin cancer (eg BCC, SCC, others)
  • Melanoma.

 

Post mastectomy breast reconstruction


Where is it provided?

The plastic surgery department is based at Pinderfields Hospital in Wakefield.  Outpatient clinics are run daily in the main outpatient department.  The department also has the use of its own Plastic Surgery Dressing Clinic where patients can be assessed and reviewed by specialist nursing and medical staff.  Ward 28 is the plastic surgery ward providing 12 inpatient beds (the majority being single rooms with en-suite WC and shower.)  Day-surgery patients attend Ward 40 for their daycase surgery.


Outpatient plastic surgery clinics also take place at Dewsbury Hospital and Pontefract Hospital.


Daycase operating lists also take place at Pontefract Hospital.

 

When is the service provided?

The plastic surgery department provides a 24-hour service for emergency referrals and inpatients. 

Who provides the service?

 

Consultant contact details

Consultants

Main Specialities

Secretary

Secretary Contact Number

Mr Mohammed Anwar

Consultant Plastic Surgeon

General plastic and hand surgery

Abi/Amanda

01924 542304/542285

Miss O M B Austin

Consultant in Plastic Reconstructive Surgery and Burns

General plastic, breast reconstruction and burn surgery

Amanda

01924 542285

Mr LeRoux Fourie

Consultant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon

General plastic and skin cancer surgery

Amanda

01924 542285

Miss E George

Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgeon

General plastic and hand surgery

Lynn

01924 542284

Miss Sharmila Jivan

Consultant in Plastic, Reconstructive & Hand Surgery

General plastic and hand surgery

Stephanie

01924 542287

Mr Will Holmes

Consultant Plastic Surgeon

General plastic, skin cancer and breast reconstruction surgery

Amanda

01924 542285

Mr Sanjib Majumder

Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive & Hand Surgeon

General plastic and hand surgery

Stephanie

01924 542287

Mr David Mather

Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgeon

General plastic and hand surgery

Lynn

01924 542284

Mr Paul Mohammed

Consultant Plastic Surgeon

General plastic, skin cancer and breast reconstruction surgery

Eve

01924 542288

Miss P Muthayya

Consultant Plastic Surgeon

General plastic, skin cancer and burn surgery

Abi

01924 542304

Mr Alan Phipps

Consultant in Plastic Surgery and Burns

Burns surgery

Lynn

01924 542284

Mr Stephen Southern

Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgeon

General plastic and hand surgery

Eve

01924 542288

Mr George Spyrou

Consultant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon

General plastic, skin cancer and rhinoplasty surgery

Abi

01924 542304