Dr. Gaurav J. Kadakia

Consultant Plastic Cosmetic & Reconstruction Surgeon.

About me

Dr. Gaurav J Kadakia is a National board-certified Plastic Surgeon trained from LTMGH and Medical college ,Mumbai .He is an experienced, dynamic Plastic surgeon interested and trained in Microvascular reconstruction( especially of the lower limb) at Chang-Gung Memorial Hospital,Taiwan and Aesthetic/ Cosmetic surgery at MEETH,New York. He has an inclination towards Burns reconstruction surgery and  extensive experience in trauma reconstruction.He has worked as an Asst. Professor at LTMMC, Mumbai which is a high volume Tertiary care government medical college in Mumbai. Also has several presentations at national conferences to his credit.His special interests are in plastic and cosmetic surgery along with foot reconstruction surgeries in diabetic patients.

Bhaveshwar Vihar Clinic

SkinVive :Skin, Hair & Cosmetic surgery 4, Bhaveshwar Vihar CHS, 383/A, S.V.P road, Opp. H. N. Reliance hospital,Mumbai-400004.

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Academic accomplishments

  • Diplomate of National Board in Plastic Surgery: December 2015
  • M.Ch. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery: Jun- July 2015,(LTMMC) LokmanyaTilakMunicipal Medical College & Hospital, Mumbai.
  • University:Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (M.U.H.S, Nashik)

  • Diplomate of the National Board in General Surgery: Dec 2009, Sir H.N Hospital & Research Center, Mumbai.

  • University:National Board of Examinations, New Delhi.

  • M.B.B.S (bachelor in medicine, bachelor in surgery): Oct 2004,Pad.Dr .D.Y.Patil Medical College, Navi Mumbai.

  • University: M.U.H.S, Nashik

Work experience:


  • Worked under visiting scholar program in Microsurgery at Department of Plastic and Reconstructive surgery at Chung-Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan from 01/06/2016 to 30/07/2016.
  • Short  course in  Aesthetic surgery at MEETH,New York
  • Worked with Dr Daniel Baker of ‘Short Scar FaceLift’ fame in New York.


  • Hair Transplant certificate course: VASA Hair Academy, Ahmedabad.
  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Plastic surgery, LTMMC & LTMGH, Sion, Mumbai from September 2016 till April 2018.

  • Specialist Registrar, Department of Plastic Surgery, LTMMC & LTMGH, Mumbai , from August 2015 to May 2016.

  • Senior resident, Department of Plastic surgery, LTMMC & LTMGH, Mumbai, from 1st  AUG 2012 to 31st JUL 2015.

  • Worked at Tata Memorial Hospital as Resident in plastic surgery for 3 months under resident exchange program.


  • APSI (Association of Plastic surgeons of India)
  • Maharashtra Association of Plastic Surgeons, Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons Assoc. (Founder member)
  • IMA, C & D Ward Medical Associations.


National conferences:

  • Carcinoma of the Male breast with skin Metastasis- MASICON 2011
  • Giant cell tumor of Tendon sheath of hand: ISSCHON 2013

  • Tuberculosis of the facial skeleton: APSICON 2014

  • Flexor tendon repair – case study: APSICON 2014

  • Direct Electric injury to Brachial plexus: APSICON 2015.

International Conference(attended):

  • World Society of Microvascular Surgery-Mumbai, India 2015
  • ISAPS course on Aesthetic surgery- Agra, India 2016

APSI-Ethicon accredited workshops attended:

  • Head and Neck Reconstruction- 2013
  • Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Surgery- 2014
  • Instructional course on Breast Surgery- 2015

Organizing team-Craniofacial Osteotomies & Techniques of Fixation workshop

  • At LTMMC & LTMGH, Sion, Mumbai in 2014.


  • 1st Prize in S K Bhatnagar quiz, held in APSICON 2015 in Plastic surgery 
  • Bronze medal in swimming relays at AIIMS, New Delhi– 2002

Clinical research:

  • Case series of Operative Intestinal Obstruction- 30 cases
  • Case series on Flexor Tendon Repairs-60 cases

Area of interest:

  • Microvascular reconstruction ( special interest in Foot Reconstruction)
  • Cosmetic surgery & Body Contouring
  • Diabetic foot management
  • Laparoscopic excision of Giant Leiomyoma with Giant Cystic Component-JSLS 2011.
  • Direct Electrical Injury to Brachial Plexus. Indian J Plast Surg. 2017 May-Aug;50(2): 217-219. doi: 10.4103/ijps.IJPS_177_16