PLASTIC SURGERY
Establishment : 1958
 
Contact No. : Landline : 0712-2744674
Extension No. 265
Fax No.
Location: 2nd floor,opposite ward 16,G.M.C.,Nagpur.
History :

This is the 1st department of Plastic Surgery started in India in the year 1958.Late Dr.C.Balakrishnan was instrumental in starting the department and was the first H.O.D. till 1965.Late Dr.L.K.Sharma took over from him and retired in 1991,handing over the reins to the 3rd H.O.D. Dr.S.M.Kale, who is presently headind the department. Last M.C.I. inspection was carried out in 1993. Presently,department is MCI recognized with 2 MUHS recognized postgraduate teachers.
I) Courses Offered with Intake Capacity
A. Please give names of Special Services, Clinics, Lab services, patient education programmes etc.
Sr.No Name of Course Intake Capacity
1 M.Ch.in Plastic Surgery-3 years superspeciality course One student per year
II) Facilities Provided

Most plastic surgical procedures carried out like congenital anomalies,maxillo-facial injuries, hand surgeries, head-neck malignancies and cosmetic surgeries like rhinoplasty,breast reduction and breast augmentations, etc.

III) Research Activities
A. RESEARCH Publication in indexed journals in last 3 yrs.
Sr.No Name of author Title Year Name, volume no of journal
1 Dr. S B Patil,
Dr. S M Kale,
Dr A Jain,
Dr. N Khare,
Dr. A Chitranshi,
Dr. S Jaiswal
Epidermal inclusion cyst mimicking Marjolin’s ulcer in a case of Post Burn Contracture axilla 2009 Internet Journal of Plastic Surgery (To be published in November Issue)
2 Dr. S M Kale,
Dr. S B Patil,
Dr A Jain,
Dr. N Khare,
Dr. A Chitranshi,
Dr. S Jaiswal
Primary Reconstruction in Animal Bites- A Review of 54 cases 2009 Journal of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (JPRAS) (Under Review)
B. Ongoing Research Projects Or Community Service Projects
Sr.No Name of Projects Name of Doctors
1 A Comparative Analysis in Management of Keloids by Surgical Excision followed by 5-FU versus Intralesional Triamcinolone Dr.S.B.Patil,
Dr.N.Khare.
2 Comparative Study of the different modalities used in Hand Rehabilitation Mr.M.Warade,
Dr.S.M.Kale,
Dr.S.B.Patil.
IV ) Academic Calender :2 terms in calendar year.P.G. Activities
Schedule :
DAY Works
Monday Case Presentations.
Tuesday Surgical Audit and Research Activities.
Wednesday Seminars.
Thursday Case Presentations.
Friday Journal Club
V) OPD/ SPECIALITY Clinic schedule.(If applicable)

OPD is on Monday and Thursday. 8a.m. – 12.30p.m.Rest days of the week are O.T.days except Sunday.

There is only 1 unit consisting of an adhoc- HOD and Lecturer.

The entire unit is on call 24-7(24 hours/day,7 days/week).