De Quervain tenosynovitis
Mr. Bulent Yaprak, Plastic Surgeon – De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis Surgery:
De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis is a condition that affects the tendons in the wrist, causing pain and swelling. It is commonly caused by repetitive movements, such as typing, writing, or using hand-held devices. If you are suffering from De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis, you may have considered surgical options to relieve your symptoms.
Mr. Bulent Yaprak is a highly experienced plastic surgeon who specializes in the treatment of De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis. He uses the latest surgical techniques to provide his patients with the best possible outcome.
What is De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis Surgery?
De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis Surgery is a procedure that is performed to relieve the pain and swelling associated with De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis. The procedure involves releasing the affected tendons and freeing them from any constrictions in the wrist.
There are several surgical options for the treatment of De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis, including:
- Open Release: This is the traditional surgical procedure for De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis. It involves making an incision in the wrist to release the affected tendons and relieve the pressure on them.
- Endoscopic Release: This is a minimally invasive procedure that involves using an endoscope to visualize the affected tendons and release them without making a large incision.
Why Choose Mr. Bulent Yaprak for De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis Surgery?
Mr. Bulent Yaprak is a highly skilled and experienced plastic surgeon who has performed numerous De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis surgeries. He uses the latest surgical techniques and equipment to provide his patients with the best possible outcome.
In addition to his expertise in De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis Surgery, Mr. Yaprak is also committed to providing his patients with exceptional care and attention. He takes the time to understand each patient’s individual needs and concerns, and works closely with them to develop a treatment plan that is tailored to their specific needs.
Preparing for De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis Surgery
Before undergoing De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis Surgery, it is important to inform Mr. Yaprak of any medical conditions, allergies, and medications you are taking. You may also be asked to stop taking certain medications prior to the procedure.
You should also arrange for transportation to and from the surgical facility, as you will need someone to drive you home after the procedure. You may also need to arrange for someone to stay with you for a period of time after the procedure, as you will need assistance with daily tasks.
Recovery from De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis Surgery
The recovery process from De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis Surgery varies from person to person and depends on the type of procedure performed and the individual’s overall health. However, in general, most individuals experience a period of discomfort and swelling in the wrist for several days following the procedure.
You will typically be given pain medication to manage discomfort during the recovery period. You may also be advised to wear a splint or brace to support the wrist and prevent any unnecessary movements. Physical therapy may also be recommended to help improve wrist function and mobility.
In most cases, individuals can return to work and other activities within a few weeks following De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis Surgery. However, it is important to
Bulent Yaprak M.D, Op.Dr, FEBROPAS (Fellow of the European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
Dr Bulent Yaprak is a well respected senior plastic surgeon with extensive experience in all areas of plastic and reconstructive surgery. He has been practicing plastic surgery in New Zealand since 2010 when he arrived with his kiwi wife and two sons.
Dr Yaprak prides himself on achieving natural, subtle results and his friendly, comfortable manor easily puts his patients at ease. He regularly attends worldwide conferences and has gained valuable extended knowledge from sabbatical research and hands-on practical experience in ground-breaking new techniques from international pioneers.
He performs both general anaesthetic procedures at Braemar Hospital and local anaesthetic procedures at his rooms in central Hamilton.
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