Dr. Ashish’s Professional Profile
Dr. Ashish Davalbhakta Is a Board Certified Cosmetic Surgeon who has had the majority of his Cosmetic Surgery training in UK and USA. He qualified with MS in General surgery from B J Medical college in 1993. He acquired his Masters in Plastic Surgery from Bombay University in 1996 with distinction and went onto specialize in further reconstructive and aesthetic plastic surgery in the United Kingdom.
He has done fellowships in Hand and Microsurgery, Breast aesthetic and reconstructive surgery and Cosmetic surgery in various centers including the world-renowned plastic surgery unit at Addenbrooke’s Hospital Cambridge, St. Andrews Centre for Plastic Surgery, Chelmsford, The Royal Preston, Mt Vernon among others, acquiring his FRCS in 2000. He Worked as a Consultant in the South Manchester University NHS Trust Hospital. He has carried out pioneering work with Mr. Niranjan in Pedicled Perforator flaps, breast asymmetry, and tuberous breast conditions and has presented his work at numerous international meetings.
He is currently practicing as an Honorary Consultant Aesthetic Plastic Surgeon at both Ruby Hall Clinic and Oyster and Pearl Hospitals in Pune, India. He is the founder and Director of Aesthetics Medispa, unique health, wellness and Cosmetic Surgery Center, the first of its kind in Pune, India. He has been honored with Assistant Professorship in Plastic Surgery at Bharti Vidyapeeth, a deemed university.
He specializes in Body Contouring surgery (Liposuction and Tucks) and Surgical and non-surgical rejuvenation surgery (FaceLift, Botox and fillers) cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery, facial cosmetic surgery including rhinoplasty.
In order to provide the latest and cutting edge treatments to his patients, Dr. Davalbhakta travels extensively attending numerous international courses, workshops, and conferences on aesthetic and reconstructive surgery.
- M.B.B.S B.J Medical College, University Pune, India 26/11/90
- MS Gen. Surgery B.J. Medical College, University Pune, India 21/11/93
- MCh (Plastic Surgery) T.N. Medical College, Mumbai University 7/12/96
- FRCS (Glas) Fellowship of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow 15/05/00
- Surgical Training Sassoon General Hospital, MS (Gen Surgery) Pune 06/90 – 05/93
- Plastic Surgery Training Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai
- MCh. Plastic Surgery St Andrews Centre for Plastic Surgery, Addenbrooke’s Hospital
- Fellowships: St Andrews Centre for Plastic Surgery, Chelmsford, UK:Hand Trauma and Micro Surgery 03/01 – 02/02
Breast Surgery 03/02 – 02/03
Cosmetic Surgery 03/03 – 05/04
Past Surgical Experience
Founder director and Chief cosmetic surgeon Aesthetics Medispa – 01/2009 – till date
A comprehensive health and wellness center which has a cosmetic day surgery facility along with a spa.
Specialist Registrar (LAS) 1/12/03 – 31/404
Mt. Vernon Hospital, London
Fellowship with David Gault in all aspects of ear reconstruction and in addition worked with D Harrison on facial palsy reconstruction.
Assistant Professor of Surgery in Bharti Vidyapeeth Medical College – 02/2011 – till date
A deemed university. Providing plastic & reconstructive service and tutoring to the medical college.
Clinical Fellow Breast and Reconstructive Surgery 1/03/01 – 30/11/03
St Andrews Centre for Plastic Surgery, Broomfield Hospital
Carried out a breast surgery fellowship with Mr. N.S. Niranjan and Mr. Ramakrishnan. He specialized in primary and secondary breast reconstruction doing LD flaps, free microvascular DIEP flaps & muscle-sparing free TRAM flaps, breast asymmetry, breast augmentation & breast reduction. Hand trauma, perforator based V-Y advancement flaps for skin cancer. Flap cover for lower limb trauma. In addition, he was an Acting Consultant for two months. This tenure incorporated a fellowship in Hand Trauma and Microsurgery
Honorary Consultant Aesthetic Plastic Surgeon – 08/05 till date
Ruby Hall Clinic, Oyster and Pearl hospital, Pune, India
Since returning from the UK, Dr. Ashish has established practices at both sites providing a range of procedures to both local and international patients that include cosmetic surgery, cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery, facial cosmetic surgery, abdominoplasty, liposuction, rhinoplasty, and Restylane
Specialist Registrar in Plastic Surgery 1/02/00- 31/12/00
Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge.
Carried out extensive work involving complex hand trauma, pedicled TRAM & LD flap breast reconstruction, cleft lip and palate reconstruction, skin cancer resection and block dissections. Breast reductions and abdominoplasty, melanoma management, and otoplasties.
Locum Consultant – Burn and Plastic Surgery 14/06/04 – 05/06/05
South Manchester University Hospital, Manchester
South Manchester University Hospital Trust is the tertiary referrals center and is the prime NHS group of Hospitals covering the population of Manchester.
As a Consultant, he was entrusted to cover Wythenshawe Hospital, Booth Hall Children’s Hospital, and Rochdale Infirmary. Duties involved acute care of burn patients, adult and children, congenital anomalies, cosmetic surgeries, and breast conditions.
Registrar in Plastic Surgery 07/95 – 12/96
Nair Hospital, Mumbai
Assisting and operating clefts, mycutaneous flaps, local or distant fasciocutaneous flaps. Hand trauma and secondary burns reconstruction. Hypospadias, Pedicled Flaps for oral cancers, ORIF for craniofacial fractures
Dr. Ashish is certified and accredited by international, national, and state recognized agencies.
- He is the Professor & Director MUHS Fellowship programme in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
- He served as the National Secretary of Indian Association of Aesthetic Plastic surgery.
- Ex-Consultant South Manchester University Trust Hospital, UK
- Assistant Prof. Bharti Vidyapeeth Hospital and Medical College Pune
- He is an Honorary Cosmetic Surgeon in Ruby Hall Clinic, Dinanath Mangeshkar and O & P Hospital.
- He is appointed as the Education Council representative for India for International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ISAPS)