An Approach to Successful Tympanoplasty is a comprehensive book covering most of the real-world topics related to this field. Major part of this book covers practical aspects of tympanoplasty, which are extremely useful for junior consultants as well as for postgraduate students.
Most of the middle ear surgeries such as tympanoplasty and ossiculoplasty are quite demanding and require a very systematic approach. Proper selection of cases, counseling of the patients, preparation, surgical technique, and postoperative care are critical to make the surgery successful.
• Various techniques of tympanoplasty, especially 360-degree full-cuff underlay technique, importance of canalplasty and mastoidectomy, tympanoplasty in wet ear, difficult situations in tympanoplasty, causes of failure of tympanoplasty, and revision tympanoplasty.
• Different techniques of ossiculoplasty, such as autograft ossiculoplasty, cartilage ossiculoplasty, ossiculoplasty in canal wall down surgery in cholesteatoma cases, ossiculoplasty along with canal wall reconstruction in cholesteatoma cases, ossiculoplasty failure, and revision ossioculoplasty.
• A series of clear and self-explanatory surgical photographs and high-quality videos to help the readers understand the surgical technique.
B.M. Gupta, MS (ENT), DLO, is a Senior Otologist at Gupta ENT Hospital, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. He has a vast experience of more than 35 years in otology and performing all types of ear surgeries including tympanoplasty and ossiculoplasty, both primary as well as revision. He is the owner of the state-of-the-art operation theater equipped with Lumenis CO2 laser machine. He has been invited as guest speaker in various local, regional, and national conferences and has also conducted various continuing medical courses. He is the author of the very popular book An Approach to Successful Stapedectomy, published in 2021 by Thieme.
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