• Dec 2016 Procedural Video

    Superficial Circumflex Iliac Perforator (SCIP) Flap for Plantar Surface

    JP Hong, MD

    Released: Dec 2016
    33:39

    Description

    Joon Pio Hong, MD, presents the Superficial Circumflex Iliac Perforator Flap (SCIP flap).  The surgical markings and vascular anatomy of this thin, pliable, fasciocutaneous flap are described.  A detailed video of a clinical case in which the SCIP flap is used for plantar foot reconstruction following a melanoma resection demonstrates the techniques of SCIP flap elevation, inset, and donor site closure of this versatile flap.