Rambam Health Care Campus Haifa
Department of Plastic Surgery (302874)
Specialized in: plastic surgery
The Department of Plastic Surgery at Rambam Health Care Campus, led by Prof. Yehuda Ullmann, specializes in reconstructive surgery for congenital defects, as well as for major injuries resulting from automobile accidents, industrial accidents and war. The Department also offers a variety of aesthetic procedures. There is used state-of-the-art equipment and the latest techniques to ensure the best possible treatment.
The Department of Plastic Surgery at Rambam is affiliated with the Technion's Faculty of Medicine. Therefore, there is an extensive research activity providing a continuous implementation of the latest techniques and technologies in the clinical practice.
The Department under the direction of Prof. Yehuda Ullmann offers the entire range of treatments in its field of specialization, including congenital defects, such as cleft lip and palate, hypospadias, reconstructive surgery after extensive injuries, post-mastectomy breast reconstruction and removal of malignant skin lesions, including Mohs surgery for relevant cases. In addition, the Department of Plastic Surgery at Rambam Health Care Campus performs reconstructive microsurgery in collaboration with other hospital departments, including the Departments of Otolaryngology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the Department of Orthopedics.
The medical team of the Department, led by Prof. Yehuda Ullmann, also specializes in the treatment of severe burns, diabetic foot and chronic wounds resistant to healing. In the treatment of such wounds the Department utilizes the most advanced dressing materials and vacuum (VAC) therapy.
The service range of the Department of Plastic Surgery at Rambam Health Care Campus under the direction of Prof. Yehuda Ullmann includes:
- Removal and treatment of skin lesions (photoderm treatment)
- Reconstruction of the mammary glands after mastectomy
- Breast augmentation
- Breast reduction
- Removal of wrinkles
- Mohs micrographic surgery
- Rhinoplasty (nose reshaping)
- Biopsy of the lymph nodes
- Cryotherapy treatment of skin cancer
- Skin grafting and flap surgery
- Surgery to treat gynecomastia in males
- Treatment of scarring, burns and chronic wounds
- Haifa, Israel