The plastic surgery department at Al-Shifa and Nasser Hospitals conducts about (55) surgical interventions for the victims of the Israeli attacks

The plastic surgery department at Al-Shifa and Nasser Hospitals conducts about (55) surgical interventions for the victims of the Israeli attacks.

The local plastic surgical staff in MOH-Gaza, in cooperation with 3 plastic delegations from Britain, Jordan, and the Red Cross, performed 55 cosmetic surgical interventions.
The surgical intervention took place in Al-Shifa and Naser Hospitals for the latest Israeli attack victims in Gaza Strip.

Head of the Burn Center at Al-Shifa hospital Dr. Maher Sukkar said that the patients were suffering from injuries and severe burns due to the Israeli warplanes bombing high population density areas.

Dr. Sukkar added that the cases were classified between intermediate and complex, with burns in the face, the abdomen, and other body parts.

Meanwhile, The surgical teams conducted several operations to repair the deformities resulted from the Israeli attacks in partnership with several other different surgical specialties, including transplanting live tissue grafts and others.

The head of the plastic surgery department at Nasser Hospital, Dr. Ahmed Al-Maghraby indicated that the cases were classified between intermediate and simple cases.

It is worth mentioning that the recent Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip inflicted about 1948 injuries among civilians as a result of the occupation’s use of excessive force in targeting civilian and health facilities, while medical and surgical teams excelled in various surgical specialties in dealing efficiently with various injuries.