Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery


The Department of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery one of the oldest Superspeciality in the Government Medical College, Trivandrum started in 1980. The Department today has in put of 15000 OP cases and 1600 surgeries/year. The Department conducts OPD in all 6 days, and operating on all 6 days a week & The Department have 48 in patients beds.

Head of the department

 Ajayakumar K

Facilities at a glance

  • Aesthetic Surgery
  • Revascular Surgery
  • Replantation Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Paediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Oncoplastic Surgery
  • Burns  Surgery

Other facilities:

  •   Department Library
  •   48 Bedded ward for IP care
  •   Burns ICU

Other activities

Research Activities:

  • Biomolecular Signalling Pathways in Keliods: Dr.Kalesh.S
  • Receptor expression in Gynacomastia: Dr.Premlal AP
  • Fat Injection in Chronic Ulcers: Dr.Leon VA
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries: Dr.Jacob
Additional activities:
  • Conduct of theory & Practical Examination of the MCh Students & DNB Practical Examination.
  • Classes for
              Undergraduates students: Orientation to the Super-speciality
              Classes and hands-on training for MS General Surgery, MS Ortho and MS ENT
              Training for MD Dermatology and OMFS Students
              Theatre training for General Nursing students
              BSc Nursing students
              MSc Nursing students
              Post Basic specialty nursing Students
Clinical activities
Out Patient services: Monday –Friday (6 days)
Elective Theatres: Monday to Friday (Three major and 3 minor days)
Casualty theatre: One theatre, 24 hours, all days 
Inpatients: Total cases 2015-16 – 1467 Patients
Out Patients Total cases 2015-16: 14400
Exemplary work during the Puttingal Explosion Tragedy in Kollam.
Speciality clinics:
     Cleft clinic in association with Dental College Orthodontics
     Elective  - 2476 cases
     Emergency  - 287 Case


Physical Achievements:
     Burns ICU and Step down care established and fully functional with 10 Beds.
     Bed strength increased from 38 to 48 for IP care
 Financial Achievements
     Purchase (2015-16) - equipment costing around 80 Lakh for Burns, 15 Lakhs General Plastic surgery.

Succession list of HOD's

  • Dr.P.A.Thomas
  • Dr.Ramakrishnan Nair.K
  • Dr.Binoy Varghese
  • Dr.Padmakumar
  • Dr.Saffia.P.M
  • Dr.Komal Rani.T
  • Dr.Ajayakumar.K

Faculties on this department

Ajayakumar K

Professor& Head of Department

Premlal A.P



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Emergency Enquiry

MCH Casualty
(24 hrs)
ph: 0471-2528300
MCH New OP Block
(8.00 am - 02.00 pm)
ph: 0471-2528469
OP SuperSpecialty Block
(8:00 am - 5:00 pm)
ph: 0471-2528448

Contact us

Trivandrum Medical College,              
Medical College PO,
Kerala State. India PIN - 695 011
Phone no : + 91- 471 -2528386
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