TREATMENT

Laser Hair Removal

People have been finding reasons to remove hair on the face and body since the beginning of time. It’s no wonder that people have come up with countless clever ways to get rid of unwanted hair—as depicted in some cave drawings of people using sharpened flint rocks as razors and …

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Dimpleplasty

A dimple is an attractive feature to have, but since it’s somewhat of a rarity, only the lucky few have it. Nevertheless, for those desiring one, there’s something a surgeon can do to fulfill the wish.   What is a dimple? A small depression on the surface of some part …

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Hair Transplant in Nepal, Journey Since 2015

Hair transplantation is a minimally invasive surgery where hair follicle is transplanted from a donor area of the patient’s own body to the bald area of head or other desired areas. Hair transplantation can also be used to restore eyelashes, eyebrows, beard, chest hair, pubic hair, and to fill in …

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Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy in Dermatology

Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is an autologous serum containing high concentrations of platelets and growth factors. It is an emerging treatment modality that has demonstrated considerable results in the field of medicine. Initial history of PRP dates back to 1970, where hematologists created the term PRP to describe plasma with a …

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Laser Skin Treatments

In the context of Nepal, it has hardly been a decade since the initiation of laser intervention in the field of dermatology. It was only in 1963 that Leon Goldman used laser in dermatology for the first time, bringing unimaginable therapeutic potential. The scope of laser intervention in the treatment …

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Liposuction

In context of Nepal, it’s a new and emerging surgical procedure to remove the excess fat that is hard to lose with exercise and diet. With the increase in health concern, people have shifted more towards having a good body shape, but despite the exercises and diet control, they are …

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Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Overview Wisdom tooth, buddhi-bangara, or a third molar, is the last tooth to erupt in the back corner of our oral cavity. Most adults have four wisdom teeth, one each per quadrant. Generally, wisdom teeth erupt between late teens to early twenties. Sometimes, there is not enough space in the …

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Adult Reconstructive Surgery: Knee and Hip Replacement

Dr. Sandeep Bhandari did his graduation from Grant Medical College and Sir JJ Group of Hospitals, Mumbai, India. He did his Masters in Orthopedic Surgery from Manipal Hospital Bangalore, India. During his residency, he developed interest in Adult Reconstructive Surgery and did Fellowship at ISAKOS Training Center, Pune, India, headed …

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Breast Conserving Surgery with Oncoplastic Techniques

In the early days, and even today, radical mastectomy has been the practiced treatment for diagnosed breast cancer, which means that the entire breast harboring the cancer is removed, along with the underlying muscles and lymph nodes in the axillary region. This not only increased morbidity, but the person had …

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Reconstructive Surgery

One of the crucial procedures in the medical world is reconstructive surgery. All about repairing bodily structures and restoring their functions, these surgeries are conducted to better the body parts usually affected by birth defects, developmental abnormalities, trauma/injuries, infections, tumors, and others. As a complex practice, it is imperative that …

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