Consultant – Plastic Surgery
MD,FAAP,FACCMBBS, MS, Diplomate of National Board of Medical Specialties, FRCS, MCh (Plastic Surgery)
Dr. Mohan Rangaswamy is a highly experienced plastic surgeon with 28 years in plastic surgery. He holds a Consultant license in Dubai Health Authority and is also licensed in Dubai Healthcare City. He practices the art and science of plastic surgery in its comprehensive form, which means that he does both the Reconstructive and Cosmetic aspects as well as Hand Surgery. He is often called upon to solve difficult reconstructive problems in other specialties due to this wide repertoire of knowledge and experience; he a respected speaker and teacher.
He topped the national selections in India at all levels of entry into basic medical graduation, postgraduate training and super-specialization in plastic surgery. He got trained at the most prestigious medical institutes in India and later obtained the fellowship of the Royal College in Glasgow, UK. He has also worked in kidney transplant and general surgery during this period. He received training in microvascular surgery as far back as 1987 and has maintained competence in this.
He was on the team of Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital’s reconstructive surgeons between 1987-1990. He participated extensively in Head & Neck cancer reconstruction, breast reconstructions and limb sarcomas. Microvascular reconstructions were used successfully.
He was a teacher and surgeon at the SQ University hospital in Oman and former chief of plastic surgery at Mediclinic Welcare hospital in Dubai. He is an innovator of lipoabdominoplasty and minimal scar solutions for gynecomastia in men. His other areas of special interest in cosmetic surgery deal with rhinoplasty, eyelid surgery, breast surgery, body contouring, fat grafting and body lifts after massive weight loss. He offers the full spectrum of procedures for female genital rejuvenation both aesthetic and reconstructive [after bad damage in deliveries]. In the field of reconstructive surgery, he offers solutions for post burn deformities, correction of birth defects, correction of defects due to cancer treatment [breast, head& neck, limbs, skin cancer etc], coverage of exposed bone in orthopedic cases, difficult hernias and nerve problems. He offers specialized solutions for management of difficult wounds. In hand surgery, he may be consulted for Dupuytrens contractures, nerve & tendon problems, deformities, carpal tunnel syndrome and finger-tip problems among others.
Dr. Mohan believes that anything worth doing is worth doing well and thus strives for excellence and safety in all his surgeries. He is known to have one of the lowest complication rates in the area, which is born out of anticipating and preventing trouble before it occurs.
Dr. Mohan Rangaswamy is a member of several professional bodies: ISAPS, ASPS (USA), APSI (India), AO-SMF (Swiss), ISSH (hand) & EPSS (UAE). He has published in several international journals and has presented in over 70 professional meetings. He is a trainer/speaker at the international tutorials in aesthetic surgery and ICAAM.