Where can I go to get surgery on pectus excavatum in singapore?

Depends. Google pectus repair or nuss procedure in singapore. Most large hospitals will also have a physician referral net work if you tell them your problem and what you are looking for.

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Pectus excavatum 17 yr old about 1 inch deep. Do I need surgery, occasionally get breathless but I have anxiety too. Can it get worse as I get older?

Pectins excavatum. You could if for cosmetic reasons but an inch should not need it. See your physician about your "breathless " soon . Read more...
Mgt. I would lung function testing to better define your airflow and lying capacity. The surgical correction is often performed for cosmetic reasons. Read more...

Okay to go to work right away after pectus excavatum correctional surgery?

No. You will have some recovery time. Likely 2-4 weeks atleast before you are going back. That will also depend on the severity of the pectus, and the surgical technique you use to correct the deformity. Read more...

How painfull is the pectus excavatum surgery?

Depends. The older the patient, the more calcified are the ribs. The pain will endure longer in the older patients. By 3-4 weeks the pain will be less and can be managed with motrin-level pain reiievers. Read more...
Pectus surgery/pain. Pain is common after the surgery (minimally invasive as well as open surgery). For the first few days, patients will receive strong pain medicine in the vein (through an iv) and/or through a catheter placed in the spine (an epidural). After that, pain is usually managed with medicines (narcotics and nsad) taken by mouth. Hospital stay can be up to 7 days for pain management. Read more...

When does someone need surgery for their pectus excavatum?

Pectus excavatum. read this: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pectus-excavatum/basics/definition/con-20028599. Read more...
Pectus excavatum. Pectus excavatum can be surgically repaired, but surgery is usually reserved for people who have moderate to severe signs and symptoms. People who have mild signs and symptoms may be helped by physical therapy. Certain exercises can improve posture and increase the degree to which the chest can expand. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pectus-excavatum/basics/treatment/con-20028599. Read more...

Pectus excavatum- is it recommended to have surgery to fix it?

No. Rarely does this cause any medical condition besides the cosmetic appearance. It is usually done in teenage boys for purely cosmetic and social reasons. Read more...
Only if you want it. Pectus repairs are mostly cosmetic. Even people with shortness of breath and other symptoms that are sometimes attributed to pectus deformities do not see improvement in their symptoms from the repair. Talk with your family doctor and a thoracic surgeon for a more complete understanding of the results that the surgery can provide for you. Read more...