Podiatry and Plastic Surgery

The Department of Podiatry and Plastic surgery in SUT Pattom was started keeping in mind the immense and emergent need for proper management of diabetes related foot problems, limb salvage and reduction of the high amputation rates .

It is headed by Dr. Visakh Varma, a qualified podiatric and plastic surgeon with 10 years of experience in diabetic foot management. The department is dedicated to provide the best possible management of diabetic foot problems.

The department of Podiatry and Plastic surgery envisions to provide everything from the latest in screening methods to more complex reconstructive surgeries in limb salvage. It is fully supported by a team of diabetologists, infectious disease specialists, orthotists, physiotherapists, emergency physicians, orthopedicians, cardiologists, anaesthesiologists, critical care specialists and vascular surgeons to deal with almost all the problems your foot can face ranging from small corns to life threatening infections.

The Department also partners with the best doctors and home healthcare providers so that your treatment is never compromised at any stage even after discharge.

Services provided:

  • Diabetic footwear services
  • Vascular assessment
  • Neuropathy screening and treatment
  • Foot pressure assessment
  • Callos and corn treatment
  • Nail management
  • Foot ulcer management
  • Wound management
  • Foot reconstruction
  • Trauma and Hand surgery
  • Reconstructive surgery
  • Aesthetic surgery

Two branches

  • Aesthetic
  • Reconstructive Surgery