Contractures are scars at joints which prevent complete mobility of a joint. They are often found after burn injuries, and trauma, wound healing called post burn contracturs or post traumatic contractures. Somtimes they occur without any tauma or burn. They are treated surgically to make a joint work again. If not treated for a long time they can destroy joint itself. We treat all kinds of contractures...
Contracture is surgically released and skin closed. Sometimes skin grafts are also added to the contracture to get long term good results.
Post burn contractures, Post traumatic contactures, Dupuytren's Contractures, Camptodactyly, Clinodactyly patients.
It usually requires general anesthesia. Anesthesia is a way to make procedure completely painfree for our patients.Read More
Patients mostly requires one visit to remove the stitches if any. After surgery spliting is required for few weeks.
Splintage, Massage, Excercise can prevent a scar contracture but a developed contracture usually requires release.
I personally like to release the contracture to get excellent results.
Best contracture surgery is being done in Lahore. Best plastic surgery of this kind is being done by Dr Junaid Ahmad FCPS Plastic Surgeon.Contact