Division of Plastic Surgery in Dermatogy Oncology and Skin Regeneration

Clinical Activities

The Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Division of the San Gallicano Dermatological Institute deals with the prevention and treatment of destructive and reconstructive surgery of the entire anatomy, handling all skin and soft tissue tumours, as well as investigating the area of sentinel lymphnodes in accordanc with international oncology protocols.

For diseases of the breast reconstructive surgery is either immediate or differed.
In the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Division malformations, such as angiomas, large congenital nevis, aplasias or the absence of the breast and scars, either post-operative as well as post-traumatic, are treated.

For other pathologies various LASER treatments are available.

The Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Division can accommodate 16 patients in regular recovery, 6 in day-surgery admission, an ambulatory care clinic is also available for small operations and for the treatment of difficult ulcerations and neglected conditions. 

 Collaborators

Ward Coordinator:
Giovanni Meogrossi 
Tel. 06 52666005    E-mail meogrossi@ifo.it 

Day Surgery Coordinator:  
Nadia Pucello 
Tel. 06 52666128   

Operating Room Coordinator: 
Maria Grazia Lunghi  
Tel. 06 52666709    E-mail mglunghi@iufo.it   

 Medical Visits/Exams

Areas of study and therapy inlcude:

Neoplastic diseases
- Basal cell carcinoma/spinous cell carcinoma
- Melanoma
- Merkel tumour
- Sentinel lymphnode in melanocyte and keratinocyte neoplasias
- Soft tissue tumours
- Precancer lesions in the oral cavity
- Limphadenopaties in patients who have undergone  melanoma or carcinoma surgery
 
Non Neoplastic diseases
- New formations of large congenital nevis
- Lipomas
- Subcutaneous extracavitary neoformation
- Neoformation of tendon cysts
- Dupuytren’s disease
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Post-surgery, burns and post-traumatic scars
- Senile ectropion
- Lapsus palpebrae superioris (lid drop)
- Mammary reconstruction
- Polland’s syndrome
- Mammary aplasia
- Reconstruction of the  areola-nipple complex
- Gigantomastia
- Phimosis
- Sinus pilonidalis
- Incisional hernia
- Functional rhinoplasty
- Total and subtotal reconstructive rhinoplasty
- Otoplasty
- Vascular and distrofic ulcerations
- Vascular lesions (flat angioma, hemangioma, telangectasia, angioma ruby, angiokeratoma) with laser surgery
- Tattoos

- Hypertrofic and keloid scars 

 Where/How to gain access to the Division

Medical visits are available upon appointment. For medical visits at the Institute, it is necessary to provide a written referral requesting a reconstructive plastic surgery consultation.
Appointments for the clinic are taken at the time of the medical visit.
Urgent cases are carried out through triage system.
Private medical visits are also carried out through the Intramural service

Intramural Appointments:
n. 06 52666657 - 6658 - 6981

Doctors authorized to visit privately (Intramural):
Dr. R. Cristiani
Dr.ssa C. Romani
Dr.ssa M. Tedesco
Dr. E. Bertozzi
Dr.ssa E. Migliano

Other telephone numbers:
- Clinic: Tel. 06 52665158
- Nurses: Tel. 06 52666100

Opening hours
Clinic (first visits) 
From 08.30 to 13.30 on Mondays to Fridays

Clinic (medical check-ups)
From 10.30 to 13.30 on Wednesdays

Medication
From 08.30 to 13.00 on Mondays to Fridays

Day-Surgery

From 08.30 to 14.00 on Monday-Thursday