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Cancer Center
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Cardiovascular Center

Cardiovascular Center of KMUH has an average of 1400 cardiac catheterization procedures per year. Providing high-quality critical care is one of our important missions. Therefore, for patients with acute myocardial infarction, we offer 24-hour emergency angioplasty services. More about our Cardiovascular Center and its Featured Items

Health Examination Center

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NeuroMedical Center

Established in August 2001, the mission of our NeuroMedical Center is to foster and deliver excellence in diagnosis,......(more)

Obstetrics and Gynecology

The department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, with a strong belief to pursue the most advanced medical technology and a dedication to providing patients with safe and reliable medical care, offers a full spectrum of women’s health services. Check out more information about Reproductive Medicine.  

Ophthalmology

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Orthopedics

In order to improve the quality and efficiency of medical care, the department of orthopedics is divided into three sections, acult pediatric & spinal orthopedics. Our surgical team is capable to perform many international standard operations involving all orthopedic fields, such as instrumental correction of spinal deformities, total microsurgery including digital and major limb replacement, ligament reconstruction and arthroplasty, bone lengthening and all kinds of fractures management. 
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Plastic & Aesthetic Surgery

Consisting of 6 sub-specialties, our Department of Plastic Surgery includes general plastic surgery, craniofacial surgery center, hand and microsurgery, burn center, aesthetic center and hyperbaric oxgen therapy center. In average, over 3500 cases are performed in each year and the department has been certified by Symbol of National Quality (SNQ) for several times. Check out Featured Items and more about Plastic & Aesthetic Surgery.  

Humerus supracondyle dome osteotomy for elbow deformity

Introduction:

     Cubitus varus (gunstock deformity), cubitus valgus, and elbow hyperextension are common complication of childhood distal humerus fracture. The deformity is unsightly, and although function is not greatly impaired, the child’s parents often request an operation to improve the appearance of the elbow. Dome osteotomy was developed by professor Tien, and was indicated for management of cubitus varus, cubitus valgus, and elbow hyperextension deformity. The dome osteotomy not only improve the outcome of humerus correction surgery and reduce the complication. We successfully improved the cosmetic and functional outcome of more than 50 children with elbow deformities. There was no nerve injury, recurrent or residual deformity after surgery. The patients’ satisfactory rate was 98.5%.

Services and Advantages:

     We provide a safe and effective surgery to improve the cosmetic and functional outcome for patients with elbow deformities. The average admission duration is about four days. After surgery, the post-operated elbow will be immobilized by long arm casting for four weeks and start elbow range motion exercise immediately after cast removal.

The advantages of the Dome osteotomy for pediatric elbow deformities including

1.     Provide more stable osteotomy site which improve the bone union and reduce the immobilization duration.

2.     Prevent second deformity.

3.     Minimal skin such as lateral condyle prominence scar formation.

4.     Simultaneous management of nonunion and deformity.

Simultaneous correction multidirectional deformities.

Advantages
  • Indication
  • 1. Cubitus varus
  • 2. Cubitus valgus
  • 3. Elbow hyperextension
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