Saturday, July 4, 2020

GMC performers 1st Microvascular Free Tissue Transplant

Straight Line News Network

Srinagar, Nov 2: According to a statement issued by GMC Srinagar today, super-specialty department of Plastic and Reconstruction Surgery achieved a milestone by successfully performing the first Microvascular free tissue transplant in the management of critical limb injury.

The statements further read that the surgery was performed on a young male with a compound comminuted fracture with exposed bone and prosthesis. The seven-hour long surgery was performed by Dr. Mir Yasir (Consultant Plastic Surgeon) assisted by Dr. Ishfaq Ahmed and Dr. Imtiyaz under the guidance of Head of the Unit Prof. Shabir Iqbal.

Principal GMC Srinagar, Prof. Parvaiz Ahmed Shah lauded the efforts of the department and promised to provide all necessary administrative support to further upgrade it including procurement of latest state of art microsurgical equipment.

The Principal also inaugurated a high-end Holmium Yag Laser device for the department of Urology on this occasion.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Recent posts

BJP applauds security forces for series of successful anti-terror operations

Brig Anil Gupta Despite the threat of coronavirus Indian Army has not let it adversely affect its operational efficiency, instead, the Army has so strengthened...

The brave inhabitants of Border areas

Today I got an opportunity to meet this Sikh Guy, at Sonamarg who is part of the security at a Construction Site. We had...

#EarthdaySpecial: Is Nature healing in the COVID-19 lockdown?

Every one of us daily gets WhatsApp forwards of videos of peacocks roaming in the cities. People are flooding Twitter with videos of pigeons,...

On Civil Services Day, meet IAS Officers loved by J&K

Jammu and Kashmir is infamous for its bureaucratic difficulties but on Civil Services day, here are five IAS Officers which are adored by the...

Entire Village Quarantined in Kashmir

Straight Line News Network Jammu, April 21: After 41 people tested positive for the COVID-19 virus in Danger Mohalla (Gund Jahangeer) of Bandipora district, authorities on...