More than one million reconstructive surgical procedures are performed every year. Reconstructive surgery helps patients of all ages and types – whether it’s a child with a birth defect, a young adult injured in an accident, or an older adult with a problem caused by aging.
Reconstuctive surgery is designed to correct abnormalities of the face and body caused by a number of factors including birth defects, developmental abnormalities, trauma, injury, infection, tumors or disease. Dr. Haque has extensive experience performing a variety of types of reconstructive surgery to restore function and appearance as much as possible.
Dr. Haque is fellowship-trained in hand surgery and has experience in major advances to treat patients with hand disorders caused by hand injuries, degenerative disorders and birth defects of the hand. He has used his intensive training in hand surgery to treat patients with a broad range of hand problems.
Plastic surgeons can often improve the appearance of a scar, making it less obvious through the injection or application of certain steroid medications or through surgical procedures known as scar revisions.
Skin cancer is diagnosed by removing all or part of a skin growth and examining its cells under a microscope. It can be treated by a number of methods, depending on the type of cancer, its stage of growth, and its location on your body. In addition, some patients have benign skin lesions and other skin disorders which are removed and require reconstruction, such as post-MOHS surgery Dr. Haque has experience in reconstruction for a variety of skin conditions.
People in Charlotte with skin cancer may receive Mohs surgery, a treatment designed to remove skin cancer by progressively targeting layers of skin until only cancer-free skin remains. This precise treatment is designed to remove skin cancer with minimal damage to the surrounding healthy skin.