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Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery

Plastic surgery can be divided into two main categories, cosmetic and reconstructive surgery.  This specialty involves the restoration, reconstruction, or alteration of the human body.

Here at Sacred Herat Hospital our plastic surgeons care for patients requiring reconstructive surgery such as craniofacial surgery, hand surgery, microsurgery, and the treatment of burns. Reconstructive surgery aims to improve function of a part of the body while cosmetic surgery aims to improve the appearance of it.

Common Outpatient Plastic/Reconstructive surgery performed at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital include:

Blepharoplasty (Eyelid Surgery)
Blepharoplasty (upper/lower)
Body contouring after massive weight loss
Breast Augmentation
Breast reconstruction/revision
Breast Reduction
Brow Lift
Burn surgery
Buttock lift
Chin Implants
Cleft lip/palate
Congenital hand abnormalities
Cyst/lesion removal
Dressing care
Ear reconstruction
Face lift
Facial aging
Facial fractures
Facial Nerve Reconstruction
Laser Surgery
Lip augmentation
Multi-disciplinary involvement
Neck Lift
Otoplasty (Ear Reshaping)
Pediatric reconstruction
Post MOHS reconstruction
Post trauma flap surgery
Reconstructive surgery
Rhinoplasty (Nose Surgery)
Rhytidectomy (Facelift)
Scar Revision
Skin cancer surgery
Thigh lift
Wound care

For more information, email
Robert DeFatta, MD
DeFatta ENT and Facial Plastic Surgery

Clint Merrick, MD
Merrick Plastic and Hand Surgery

Joseph Rucker, MD
Plastic Surgery Clinic of Eau Claire