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Dr. K Sridhar

Dr. K Sridhar

MBBS, MCh - Plastic Surgery

Plastic Surgeon

42 Years Experience Overall  (40 years as specialist)

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Dr. K Sridhar is a Plastic Surgeon in Vadapalani, Chennai and has an experience of 42 years in this field. Dr. K Sridhar practices at SIMS Hospital in Vadapalani, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Kasturba Medical College in 1972 and MCh - Plastic Surgery from Stanley Medical College & Hospital , Chennai in 1980. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA),Indian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery,National Association Of Burns,Indian Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery (ISRM),Indian Society for Surgery of the Hand (ISSH),Indian Society for Cleft & Craniofacial Surgery,Brachial Plexus Society of India,Association of Plastic Surgeons of India and Indian Society for Peripheral Nerve Surgery. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Hand Rejuvenation,Ear Reconstruction and Craniofacial Surgery etc.

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Vadapalani, Chennai

SIMS Hospital

5.0

1, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, 100 Feet Road, Landmark: Next to Vadapalani Metro Station, Chennai

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09:00 - 05:30

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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.

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Awards and Recognitions

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“Distinguished service award “- Rotary Club Of Madras South - 1994
“For the sake of honour award”- Rotary club of Sakthi Nagar - 2000
“Prof.Saratchandra Millennium Orator - “ ASI Trichy - 2000
Gen.Sanyal Memorial Professor of Plastic Surgery - 2002
Prof.M.P.Pai Memorial Orator Award - Karnataka - 2002

Education

MBBS - Kasturba Medical College, 1972
MCh - Plastic Surgery - Stanley Medical College & Hospital , Chennai, 1980

Memberships

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Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Indian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
National Association Of Burns
Indian Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery (ISRM)
Indian Society for Surgery of the Hand (ISSH)

Experience

Director & Senior Consultant – Plastic Surgery at Institute of Caraniofacial, Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery

Registrations

29058 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1977
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