For his patients, Dr Guichet has devoted his studies and his surgical practice to Lengthening and Reconstruction in Orthopedics. Apart from the lengthening nail, he developed other specific techniques (internal nail for correction of alignment, ligament reconstruction of the knee in children, etc.). He provides personalized care, relevant to you and your needs, according to the Highest current Standard of Quality, similar to ISO13485 Standard.
Lengthening procedures are performed in Milano (Italy), only very light procedures are sometimes performed in Marseilles (France).
Preparation to the surgery can be performed at your home or in Excellence Centers set-up by Dr Guichet in Milano, London, Marseille.
The Assistant to Dr Guichet (Mrs Magali Budzyn-Bensaid) will help you step by step in your process.
The multidisciplinary Team that supports you during your lengthening includes Anesthesiologist (Dr F. Louge in France and Dr. P.L. Villa in Milano), Second Surgeon (Dr A. Ranieri), Psychiatrists for evaluation and post-operative support (According to countries: Dr F. Bisagni, Dr W. De Carvalho, Dr B. Proner, Dr E. Westrich, Dr R. Porto, etc.), Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Doctors, Radiologists, Cardiologists, etc.
The paramedicalteam includes nurses, physiotherapists, technicians, etc.
A system of Top Level Personal Trainers has been set up, under the supervision of Dr. Guichet, with Dr L. Boldrini in Milano (Isokinetic Center) or Mr Serge Conesa (ex-trainer of the OM Football Team in Marseilles).
The Technical Platform includes high-level x-rays systems (world highest quality EOS system), ultimate generation whole body DEXA, sophisticated ultrasound equipment, Isokinetic Cybex testing centers, Laboratories (blood and bone studies) to assist you in obtaining the highest quality result.
It is a Four-Star private hospital classified as a National Monument, designed by the best architects of 'Art Déco', and having an ultimate generation technical platform (operating rooms, etc.). In a warm and close care ambiance, you will get treatment more like in an 4-Star hotel than in a traditional hospital.
It is a private hospital with 320 beds, an emergency room, intensive care and a modern technical platform (Operating room, radiography, ultrasound, last generations 3D CT and MRI , laboratories, etc.) that allow us to take care of you according to the best current possibilities The quality control system meets the highest international standards. It is part of a large private hospital group in Europe.
Milano is an European Capital with direct flights from all Capitals in the World, and a World Capital for Fashion, Design, and a lot of other things. Exquisite life quality allows enjoying the town, food and restaurants, Beauty and human relationships, according to the Old Latin tradition with outstanding buildings and places.
Marseille is the second city of France, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, and has a pleasant temperate climate in summer and winter. Cultural activities and opportunities for relaxation and sightseeing or restaurants are numerous to enjoy your stay. Some patients have even named the practice in Marseille: ‘The Lengthening Club Med’!
Several hotels and residences are available and provide full comfort with TV, internet access, swimming pool, etc. Shops are close by (supermarket, pharmacy, etc.), and you can receive the benefit of convenient services if you wish (home deliveries, home helper, etc.).