Dr Louise de Lange – Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at Mediclinic Louis Leipoldt

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About Dr Louise de Lange – Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

Dr Louise de Lange is a qualified doctor who works at Mediclinic Louis Leipoldt as a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon.

Some Relevant Insights:

A Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at Mediclinic specializes in performing surgeries aimed at repairing, reconstructing, or altering the human body for functional or aesthetic reasons. This field combines both art and science to restore or enhance appearance and function following injury, disease, or congenital defects. Here’s an overview of the comprehensive care provided by these surgeons:

Reconstructive Surgery: This is a significant area of their work, focusing on restoring form and function after congenital defects (such as cleft lip and palate), traumatic injuries (such as those from accidents or burns), or after the surgical removal of cancers (such as breast reconstruction after mastectomy). Reconstructive surgery aims to improve the quality of life for patients by restoring both appearance and functionality.

Cosmetic or Aesthetic Surgery: While reconstructive surgery focuses on fixing abnormalities, cosmetic surgery is performed to enhance or improve a person’s appearance. Common procedures include facelifts, rhinoplasty (nose reshaping), liposuction, and breast augmentation. These surgeries, while often elective, can have profound impacts on a patient’s self-esteem and mental health.

Hand Surgery: Many plastic surgeons have special training in hand surgery, addressing conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger, or injuries to the hand. They work to restore the function of the hand and fingers, which is crucial for performing daily activities.

Microsurgery: This technique involves surgery on very small structures, such as blood vessels and nerves, often using a microscope. Plastic surgeons use microsurgery to perform complex reconstructions, such as reattaching severed limbs or transferring tissue from one part of the body to another to repair a defect.

Burn Care: Plastic surgeons are integral to the treatment of severe burns, providing acute care and performing reconstructive surgeries to minimize scarring and restore function. They work closely with burn care teams to manage the complex needs of burn patients.

Patient Counseling: Beyond their surgical expertise, plastic and reconstructive surgeons provide counseling to patients, helping them set realistic expectations for the outcomes of surgery. They discuss the potential benefits and risks, recovery process, and long-term care to ensure patients are well-informed and prepared for surgery.

Visiting a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at Mediclinic means accessing specialized care tailored to address a wide range of needs, from functional restoration to aesthetic enhancement. Their expertise not only focuses on improving physical appearance but also encompasses a deep commitment to enhancing overall well-being and quality of life for their patients.

Dr Louise de Lange Qualifications and Accreditations

HPC Reg No: MP0692522

Practice No: 036 000 1059572


2007 MBChB, University of Stellenbosch

2020 FC Plast Surg (SA), Colleges of Medicine

2022 MMed (Plast and Recon), University of Stellenbosch

Dr Louise de Lange’s Consultation Fees

Dr Louise de Lange’s Consultation Fees vary based on several factors, including the type of consultation (initial visit, follow-up, specialized treatment), the complexity of the medical issue being addressed, and whether the patient is covered by medical aid or paying in cash. Additionally, fees may differ for procedures or tests that are conducted during the consultation. Lastly, to ensure you have the most current information on Dr Louise de Lange’s consultation fee structure for both medical aid and cash patients, please use the contacts below to inquire about the latest rates.

Dr Louise de Lange Contacts

Tel: 021 065 1860

Physical Address: 7a Solway Street, Boston, Belville, Cape Town, 7530

Practice Location: Mediclinic Louis Leipoldt

Email Address: admin@drlouisedelange.com

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