Plastic surgery services were started in the Himalayan Institute of medical Sciences in 1996 and have continued since then. At present there are 3 Plastic Surgeons working in the department. The department provides whole some care to patients requiring Plastic Surgery services.

The department caters to 5000 OPD patients and 2000 inpatients annually and apart from this the department also looks after emergency trauma patients.

The department has a state-of-the-art operation theatre and conducts approximately 2000 plastic surgery procedures annually.

The Department in collaboration with the Smile Train provides free cleft surgeries till date 8500 patients of cleft have been operated under the project.

The Plastic Surgery Department provides services to patients suffering from the following common ailments, apart from other procedures.


Post burn deformity

Facial injuries

Hand Surgery

Lower limb injuries

Post cancer reconstruction surgery

Cleft lip & palate

Diabetic foot

Congenital hand deformities

Congenital ear deformities



The department also excels in teaching & research activities. Regular teaching activities are held for undergraduate & post graduate students. A lot many of our post graduate students have gone on to do M. Ch Plastic Surgery after completing their post-graduation.

Over the years the department has published various research in international & national journals.



Qualifications : M.Ch. Plastic Surgery

Designation : Professor & Head

Teaching Experience : 16 Years

Publications : 15

Special Interest  : Limb Trauma Reconstruction

Awards :Best Clinician ward


Qualifications : M.Ch. Plastic Surgery

Designation : Professor

Teaching Experience : 32 Years

Publications : 27

Special Interest  : Plastic Surgery for Cleft Disorders, Birth Defects, Burns, Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Stress Management, Malnutrition, Ergonomic Instrument

Awards : Global Leader In Cleft Care: The Smile Train, USA

Educational Affiliate Award: Plastic Surgery Education Foundation of the USA

Award Of Honour: Rotary Club Of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Award Of Appreciation: Rotary International, Ethiopia

National Best Research on Burns Award: National Association of Burns India

Dev Raj Bajaj National Best Research Award For Designing Innovative Medical Equipment: Indian Association of Physiology and Pharmacology

Sushila Thaker National Best Research Award for Yoga and Naturopathy: Indian Association of Physiology and Pharmacology

Best Clinician of The Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences Award: HIHT University

Best Surgeon Award: Awami Imdadi Society

Lions’ Club Appreciation Award

Award Of Honour For Outstanding Services In Plastic Surgery, By KG Medical University, Lucknow

Modern Day Surgery Award: Madhya Pradesh Chapter, Association of Surgeons Of India.

Award of Honour: Association of Surgeons of India, Madhya Pradesh Chapter

APSI Junior Sponsorship Award: Association of Plastic Surgeons of India

Samarpan Samman Award: Amar Ujala Group

Best Medical Student in the State of Madhya Pradesh Award: Indian Medical Association

Veena Gosai Gold Medal for standing First in Obstetrics & Gynaecology: Jiwaji University

K V Wagh Gold Medal for standing First in Obstetrics & Gynaecology: Jiwaji University

Best Photographer Award

Best Cartoonist Award

Best Group Song Award

Just a Minute Award


Qualifications : M.Ch. Plastic Surgery

Designation : Assistant Professor

Teaching Experience : 6 Years

Publications : 22

Special Interest  : Cleft Surgery