Limb lengthening surgery involves a significant difference in limb length in a child’s bone. Dr. Sudhanshu Bansal, one of the known Limb lengthening Doctor In Punjab, emphasizes improving daily life and helping them to walk on their own.
Dr. Sudhanshu Bansal’s surgical skills of +12 years allow the parent to be at utmost comfort and ensure the procedure happens successfully. He understands the right amount of time and how to lengthen the Limb in kids & teens.
Several health conditions lead to uneven limb length like:
The Limb lengthening Treatment In Ludhiana helps your child’s overall quality of life improve.
The pediatric orthopedic surgeon placed the device correctly to perform the treatment safely. Several steps are involved for the successful completion of limb lengthening surgery:
Step 1: Administer general anesthesia
The procedure happens under general anesthesia, so there’s no discomfort or pain. Your child sleeps throughout the surgery.
Step 2: Making an Incision
The surgeon makes the cut or incision through the skin. The incision gives easy access to fix pins for the lengthening device to desired locations.
Step 3: Performing osteotomy
One more incision to cut the bone and perform an osteotomy. The new bone growth happens between the two bone ends with the device.
Step 4: Add a lengthening device
lengthening devices fit over the pins.
Step 5: Close incision
Lastly, the incisions are closed with stitches.
Following the surgery, distraction is started usually in 5-7 days. Make sure you follow all the necessary advice given by the surgeon.
Dr. Sudhanshu Bansal is known for working with children and families through the most effective approach. Being a well-known pediatric orthopedic surgeon, he is trained and has the expertise to give the most appropriate care for Limb lengthening treatment. Undergoing Limb lengthening treatment under the expertise of our medical expert helps you to get several benefits like:
Dr. Sudhanshu Bansal is here to give the most appropriate care no matter your child’s deformity. If there’s any doubt, schedule an initial consultation with our medical expert.