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Dr. Mahesh A

Dr. Mahesh A

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MBBS, MCh - Plastic Surgery, MS - General Surgery

Plastic Surgeon


17 Years Experience Overall  (13 years as specialist)

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Dr. Mahesh A a is eminent Plastic Surgeon with 10 years of experience handles all types of trauma emergencies, special interest Rhianoplasty, corrective surgeriges, cosmetic surgeries, hymenoplasty,presented many papers in his field, runs a chartable institute for burns patients, recieved achivers award.

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Nagarbhavi, Bangalore

Fortis Hospital


23, 80 Feet Road, Guru Krupa Layout, 2nd Stage, Landmark: Opposite SBM & Near Namma Mane Upahar Hotel, Bangalore

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a plastic surgeon?

A: A plastic surgeon is one who is specialized in moulding, reshaping, reducing scarring and disfigurement caused by birth, accident, injury, burn or due to diseases by surgical procedures and enhance appearance.

Q: Can a general surgeon also be a plastic surgeon?

A: Every specialist surgeon has to go through a general surgical residency program before further specialization. Therefore, any general surgeon can be a plastic surgeon with advanced training.

Q: Does a plastic surgeon only perform cosmetic surgery?

A: Yes, a plastic surgeon primarily performs cosmetic surgeries for increasing the aesthetic value of body parts.

Q: Do plastic surgeons have training in laser treatment?

A: Yes,a plastic surgeon also has training in laser treatment along with other surgical procedures. Laser treatments are used to reduce hair on face and other areas, reduce scars, and removal of warts and moles.

Q: Is a dermatologist and plastic surgeon different?

A: Yes, dermatologists and plastic surgeons have many common procedures, but both are a unique. A dermatologist can do all kinds of skin treatments but cannot perform surgeries like skin transplantation, hair transplantation or facial sculpting, cleft lip repair, etc. and focuses on medicines for treatment. A plastic surgeon is specialied in operative procedures to enhance appearances.



MBBS - J.S.S Medical College, Mysore, 1998
MCh - Plastic Surgery - Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, 2007
MS - General Surgery - Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, 2009


Karnataka Medical Council


Consultant at Fortis Hospital, Nagarbhavi


49021 Karnataka Medical Council, 1998
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