One of the most advanced facilities in the region for plastic, aesthetic /cosmetic, reconstructive, dermatology and hand surgery, the department of Plastic, Aesthetic & Reconstructive Surgery at Aster Hospital offers a wide range of highly-specialised services for restoration, alteration and correction of function and appearance.
We provide excellent care, right from diagnosis to the treatment and beyond at our world-class hospitals.
We have some of the best specialists from around the world, they bring years of experience and offer evidence-based treatment to ensure the best care for you.
We provide comprehensive treatment for all types diseases under one roof. Our highly experienced doctors supported by especially trained clinical staff, ensure the best care for you.
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A veteran Plastic Surgeon with more than 4 decades of experience to his credit,Dr. Chona Thomas’s skills in aesthetic (cosmetic), reconstructive, dermatological and hand surgery are unparalleled. One of the most respected figures in the medical fraternity, he spearheaded the entire gamut of Plastic Surgery services in Oman for 32 years. He was conferred the Citizenship of Oman and Civil Service Award, Order of Oman by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said Al-Said, the Ruler of the Sultanate of Oman, in honour of his outstanding contribution to the development of medical services in the Middle East. Dr. Chona Thomas attained expertise in various surgical sub-specialities from some of the finest institutes in the UK, USA, Australia, Italy, Switzerland and India. His areas of special interest include aesthetic (cosmetic) plastic surgery and cleft surgery.
Aesthetic (Cosmetic) Surgery:
- Rhinoplasty (Nose Correction) | Blepharoplasty (Eye lid Reduction) | Rhytidectomy & Brow lift (Face Lift) |Mammoplasty - Breast Augmentation & Reduction | Breast lift & Eversion of Nipple | Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck) | Liposuction (Fat Removal) | Body Contouring | Arm Reduction | Thigh Reduction | Labioplasty| Gynaecomastia (Male Breast Enlargement) | Fat Transfer | Soft Tissue Fillers | Botox
- Repair Cleft Lip and Palate | Pharyngeoplasty | Alveolar Bone Grafting | Hypospadias Operations | Salivary Gland operations | Resurfacing Operations for Bedsores & Ulcers
- Acute Hand Injuries | Hand Deformities | Carpal Tunnel Syndrome | DeQuervain’s Syndrome | Dupuytren’s Contracture
- Excision of Skin Tumors (Benign & Malignant) | Correction of Post Burn Deformity | Skin Grafting | Scar Revisions
Accolades & Awards:
- Regional Editor of the Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, USA
- Guest Faculty of numerous International Plastic Surgery Conferences, including the 5th World Congress of Cleft Lip and Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies at Texas, USA
- Published numerous articles in international peer reviewed journals
- Authored chapters in textbooks
- Distinguished Alumni Award - Govt. Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram
- Dr. Bhiman Das Bilwani Oration Award- Association of Plastic Surgeons of India
- Member of the British Association of Plastic Surgeons
- Member of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
- Member of the Association of Plastic Surgeons of India
- Overseas Member of the Editorial Board of the Craniofacial Surgery
- Oman’s National Representative for the International Plastic
- Reconstructive,Aesthetic Surgery Association (IPRAS)
- Member of the International Editorial Board of the Indian Journal of Plastic Surgery
- Former President of the Association of Plastic Surgery Service, Oman
- Former President of the GCC Plastic Surgeons Association
- Former President of the Oman’s Plastic Surgery Society
A Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon trained in advanced procedures, Dr. Aashish Sasidharan is skilled at performing microvascular, aesthetic, trauma reconstruction, craniofacial, maxillofacial trauma, peripheral nerve, and hand surgeries. A Master of Chirurgiae (MCh) in Plastic Surgery from Christian Medical College, Vellore, he is a Diplomate of the National Board (DNB) in the discipline as well. He also holds a Master of Surgery (MS) in General Surgery from Berhampur University, Odisha, and an MBBS from Pariyaram Medical College, Kannur. Articles he has written have been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Sasidharan has served as a Consultant at Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore, and was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Plastic Surgery at Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, before joining the multispecialty wing at Aster Medcity.
- Assistant Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery, PIMS, Pondicherry
- Best Outgoing Resident (Plastic Surgery), CMC, Vellore
- Published articles in peer reviewed journals
Dr Madhusudan is an alumnus of BMC, Bangalore and PGIMER, Chandigarh, His primary priority is patient care. With ENT background, has a passion for rhinoplasty and other facial plastic, reconstructive procedure. Microvascular surgery is the field of interest. Keeping the enthusiasm to deliver the best to the patient over the last decade, it has now become a habit he says. He would also like to build a good plastic surgical team to cater round the clock services.
- Dr Madhusudan was a teaching faculty in the department of plastic surgery at St.Johns Medical College as an Associate professor for 5 years.
- He was the consultant and Heading the Department of Plastic Surgery at BGS Global Hospital for 10 years.
- Rhinoplasty, Otoplasty and other facial plastic surgery (With ENT background)
- Micro vascular surgery, Peripheral nerve surgery
- Liposuction and body contouring procedures
- Genital reconstruction/ Transgender surgeries
- Hand surgery
- He has performed more than 4000 plastic surgical procedures comprising of all sub specialities of plastic, cosmetic, microvascular, reconstructive surgeries in the last 15 years.
- He has performed more than 600 microvascular surgeries, both elective and emergency
Dr. Manajeet Patil is a board-certified plastic and cosmetic surgeon and has a total experience of more than 10 years in the field of plastic surgery. After his MBBS he pursued MS General surgery from KIMS, Hubli. With his keen interest in plastic surgery, he further studied MCh in King George Medical University Lucknow.
He subsequently worked as an Assistant Professor in a reputed institute like NIMS, Hyderabad where he picked up microvascular and cosmetic work.
He specialises in the areas such as limb trauma, vascular injuries, maxillofacial trauma, congenital deformities of the hand, cleft lip and palate, onco reconstruction and cosmetic surgeries.
He also has a few national and international publications to his name. Dr. Patil also participates in conferences and CMEs on a regular basis to keep himself updated in the field. He excels in the field of cosmetic surgeries.
- Limb trauma
- Vascular injuries
- Maxillofacial trauma
- Congenital deformities of the hand
- Cleft lip and palate
- Onco reconstruction
- Cosmetic surgeries
Dr Krishna Kumar serves as the Senior Consultant and HOD at the Department of Plastic, Vascular and Reconstructive Surgery. He is an expert in most advanced reconstructive procedures that include arm, hand and face defects. He deals with burn injuries to aesthetic enhDr Krishna Kumar is the Regional lead for Smile Train in North Kerala, which provides free cleft surgeries. He has presented and published extensively in national and international conferences. He has also been presented with numerous international awards including “Best Paper of the Conference” award from New Zealand Plastic Surgeons Association Annual Conference, Auckland.
Dr. Ajit Kumar Pati is a senior consultant in the domain of Plastic Surgery. His experiences speak volume of his flawless surgical aptitude. His surgical speciality involves reconstructing damaged body tissue and enhancing appearance. He is a highly qualified MBBS doctor from S.C.B. Medical College, Cuttack. He has done his MS in General Surgery. His superiority and finesse reflects with his MCh Plastic Surgery postgraduate degree. He has been recognised for innumerable publications and presentations. UPS Publication has awarded Dr. Ajit Kumar Pati for his work.