MBBS, MS - General Surgery, DNB - General Surgery, DNB - Plastic Surgery
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Dr Ashish Rai is a National board-certified Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeon. He is also a board-certified General Surgeon and Masters in Surgery. He has undergone his training in Surgery & Plastic Surgery at few of the most prestigious institutions in India (BHU & MAMC, Delhi). He has worked as Specialist in Plastic Surgery at LNJP Hospital and GTB Hospital, New Delhi, and has been an Associate Professor in Plastic Surgery at PGIMER and Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi. Dr. Ashish Rai is also trained in Orthognathic surgery from Recklinghausen, Germany, and Facelift Surgery from Munich, Germany.Dr. Rai works as Additional Director of Institute of Plastic, Aesthetic & Reconstructive Surgery at Jaypee hospital, Noida, and has a huge clientele of domestic and international patients for Aesthetics & Reconstructive Surgeries. He also runs a busy clinic TRINITYMEDICARE in Noida.
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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.