Hand Surgery

Hand surgery covers a broad range of procedures which plastic surgeons perform to restore functionality, and aesthetics. Some conditions include:

  • Rheumatic disease (Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis causing damage to the hand structure)
  • Congenital problems present at birth
  • Hand injuries and infections
  • Degenerative changes to the structures in the hand

Types of surgery include the following options and is dependent on the cause of the problem:

  • Surgical drainage or debridement
  • Skin grafts
  • Skin flaps
  • Tendon repair
  • Nerve repair
  • Bone fixation
  • Fasciectomies Replantation

Contact Dr Ngwenya for a Consultation to discuss your specific requirements where the procedure, shortcomings  and concerns will be discussed after a detailed assessment.


Dependent on the surgical procedure, where after post surgery instructions will be supplied and a follow up arranged with our resident Physio and Occupational Therapist.