Skin graft of a patients foot and ankle

Skin graft

Preparation for a graft

Prep for graft

Preparation to harvest skin

two halves of a cutting

Use two halves of a cutting board to hold skin taut.
Begin shaving with wecking blade.

Clip skin and place

Clip skin and place in saline solution.

Dr. Jean then scored each piece by hand with a razor blade.
Apply graft

Apply graft over wound and very carefully smooth it out until
perfectly flat. Any curled edges and the skin won't take

Graft complete.

Graft complete.