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Dr. Deepu NK

Dr. Deepu NK

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Plastic Surgery

Allopath

Plastic Surgeon

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12 Years Experience Overall  (12 years as specialist)

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Dr Deepu NK is known to his patients as a very compassionate and sincere person while dealing with them. He is well qualified and experienced in his craft. He acquired his MBBS degree from Bangalore university with distinction in many subjects in the year 1997. He got his masters in General Surgery from NHL Medical college, Gujarat University in 2002. He got his MCh Degree in Plastic Surgery from BJ medical College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat Universitty in the year 2005. He later worked as Assistant Professor in Plastic Surgery Department of BJ Medical College. He later worked in Tata Memorial Hospital in Mumbai and also got trained himself in cosmetic surgery centers of Mumbai Since last 7 years He is working as head, Dept of PLastic and cosmetic surgery of Hosmat Hospital , Bengaluru.He is into reconstructive , hand and cosmetic surgery

Kalyan Nagar, Bangalore

Bangalore Orthopaedic and Surgical Hospital

4.0

426, 4th Cross Rd, HRBR Layout 2nd Block, Landmark: Adayar Anand Bhavan, Bangalore

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Mon - Tue, Fri - Sat

05:30 - 08:30

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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.

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Sri Siddhartha Medical College & Research, 2007
MS - General Surgery - Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad, 2002
MCh - Plastic Surgery - B J Medical College Ahemdabad, 2005

Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Association of Plastic Surgeons of India (APSI)
Indian Society for Surgery of the Hand (ISSH)

Registrations

46542 Karnataka Medical Council, 1996
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