Dr. Shashikanth Consultant Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeon

Dr. Shashikanth

Dr. Shashikanth

MS, M.Ch

Department: Plastic Surgery
Designation: Consultant Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeon
Years Of Experience: 16
Day time OPD: MON - SAT 10am - 5pm
Location: Malakpet
Languages: English, Hindi, Telugu
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Dr.Shashikanth Tumma is a Senior Consultant Plastic Surgeon with 15 years of experience in Plastic and reconstructive surgeries. He obtained plastic surgery training from Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad. He worked as a Senior Resident in Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in NIMS in the year 2006 and Joined as Consultant Plastic surgeon in 2007 and since then he is rendering his services at Yashoda Hospital, Malakpet.

With his skills in Microvascular surgery, he has reimplanted many amputated fingers, reconstructed and salvaged many complex traumatic injuries of upper and lower limbs and reconstructed complex post Oncological defects with microvascular free tissue transfers. He has a vast experience in fixing craniomaxillofacial injuries. He has rendered his services to many burn victims and has a good experience in reconstruction of post burn deformities.

Education Qualifications

Education Qualifications

  • MBBS: Gandhi Medical College (Hyderabad) 1991- 1997
  • MS General Surgery: Osmania Medical College 1999 - 2001
  • M.Ch Plastic Surgery NIMS Hyderabad 2003- 2005
  • Senior resident department of plastic surgery NIMS Hyderabad 2006
  • Consultant Plastic surgery at Yashoda hospital Malakpet from 2007
Services offeredServices offered
  • Trauma Reconstruction
    • Fixation of facial fractures
    • Facial wounds
    • Skin grafting and flap coverage for wounds
  • Hand Surgery
    • Management of Hand injuries
    • Open and closed reductions of fracture and dislocations
    • Tendon repairs, reconstruction
    • Tendon transfers
    • Removal of soft tissue swellings, ganglions
    • Carpal tunnel release
  • Burns
    • Management of Acute Burns and Electrical burns
    • Post burn deformity reconstruction
  • Cosmetic Surgery
    • Scar Revision
    • Liposuction
    • Abdominoplasty
    • Breast Reduction and Augmentation
    • Rhinoplasty
  • Correction of congenital anomalies
Special Interest and ExpertiseSpecial Interest and Expertise
  • Reconstructive microsurgery (Reconstruction of complex wounds, limb in trauma)
  • Craniouna maxillo facial trauma & reconstruction.
  • NCO reconstruction
  • Surgery of the Hand (as a subspecialtyof Plastic Surgery)
  • Arthroplasty of large and small joints, wrist or hand, including implants
  • Bone graft pertaining to the hand
  • Carpal tunnel decompression
  • Fasciotomy and fasciectomy
  • Fracture fixation with compression plates or wires
  • Open and closed reductions of fractures
  • Perform history and physical exam
  • Removal of soft tissue mass, ganglion palm or wrist, flexor sheath, etc
  • Repair of lacerations
  • Repair of rheumatoid arthritis deformity
  • Skin grafts
  • Tendon reconstruction (free graft, staged)
  • Tendon release, repair and fixation
  • Tendon transfers
  • Treatment of infections
Professional MembershipProfessional Membership
  • Member Association of Plastic surgeons of India
  • Member Indian Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery
  • Member Association plastic surgeons of AP & Telangana state
Research & PublicationsResearch & Publications
  • Composite Rectus femoris and Anterolateral thighs flaps - Anatomical study and clinical application
  • Comparison of efficacy of free muscle flaps and skin flaps in coverage of heel defects
  • Free flap coverage in crush injuries of upper limbs.
Awards and AchievementsAwards and Achievements
  • Best presentation on Latissimus dorsi muscle flap harvest at first national workshop and rapid free flap harvest at NIMS, Hyderabad 2003
  • McNeil prize for Best Audiovisual presentation at Apsicon 2004.
Research Grants & ProjectsFAQ'S
  1. 1. Why do patients frequently visit Dr. Shashikanth?

    Patients frequently visit Dr. Shashikanth for Plastic Surgery. To see more reasons visit the doctor’s profile on Yashoda Hospitals.

  2. 2. What is Dr. Shashikanth's education qualification?

    Dr. Shashikanth has the following qualifications – MS, M.Ch. You can book the doctor through the doctor’s profile on Yashoda Hospitals

  3. 3. What does Dr. Shashikanth specializes in?

    Dr. Shashikanth is Treating Arthroplasty of large and small joints, wrist or hand, including implants, Bone graft pertaining to the hand and etc

  4. 4. Where does Dr. Shashikanth practice?

    Dr. Shashikanth practices at Yashoda Hospitals – Malakpet, Hyderabad

  5. 5. How can I book Dr. Shashikanth appointment?

    You can book Dr. Shashikanth appointment online for Online video consultation and Opd consultation

  6. 6. How many years of experience does Dr. Shashikanth have?

    Dr. Shashikanth has 14 years of experience in Plastic Surgery

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