• Dr.sumitaName Dr. Sumita Shankar
  • Specialization Plastic Surgery
  • e-mail ID apollohealthcity@apollohospitals.com
  • Location Apollo Health City Campus Hyderabad
  • Qualifications MBBS, DNB (Gen.Surgery), MCh ( Plastic Surgery)


  • Visiting Scholarship with Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou Taiwan, in Craniofacial & Microsurgery between April 10th to 28th 2007
  • Fellowship with Centro Medico Tenon, Barcelona, Spain, in Aesthetic Surgery between May 2nd to July 4th 2004
  • Fellowship with University of Wisconsin Hospital, Madison, USA in Plastic, Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgery between June 21st to August 24th 2007
  • Clinical Observer with Manhattan Eye Ear Throat Hospital (MEETH) in Cosmetic Surgery USA between August 1st to 15th 2007
  • Fellowship with Ganga Medical Centre and Hospital Private Limited, Coimbatore in Hand & Microsurgery between January 1st to February 28th 2006
  • Hands on Course in Microsurgery with Ganga Microsurgical Training Institute, Coimbatore between May 17th to 21st 2004
  • Hands on Training programme in Endoscopic Skill Development Workshop with Ethicon Institute of Surgical Education, Mumbai on January 09 2007

Professional Achievements

  • Breast Augmentation Surgery using silicon implants/Fat transfer and use of Stem cells, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
  • Female Breast Reduction Surgeries using Wise pattern, Elizabeth Hall Findlay (EHF) techniques
  • Performed more than 500 cases of Liposuctions using Vaser, Ultra sound and Power assisted techniques
  • Male Breast Reduction Surgeries using both Liposuction, Excision of Glandular tissue and Circumareolar reduction techniques
  • Buttock Augmentation Surgery using silicon implant and Fat Injections
  • Rhinoplasty (Nose Correction) surgeries using both open and closed techniques
  • Surgical Management of more than 100 cases of Vascular Malformations ranging from Hemangiomas, Venous and Artery-venous malformations
  • Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck) procedures
  • Performed Minimally invasive and one of the very few cases in India of Subcutaneous Endoscopic repair of Divarication of Rectii


  • APSICON 2012 on Simple Technique For Successful Management In Vascular Malformations
  • APSICON 2011 on Endoscopic Repair of Divarication of Rectii
  • MAATRIKA 2011 on Current Trends In The Management of Cleft Lip and Palate
  • CME May 2010 on Wound Management
  • CME April 2006 on Reconstructive Surgery in Diabetic Foot
  • APSICON 2005 on Slide Swing Plasty
  • OSSAPS October 2005 on Peripheral Nerve Repair
  • PSAAP State Conference August 2004 on Complications & Management In Fasciocutaneous Flaps

Professional Membership

  • APSI – Association of Plastic Surgeons of India
  • PSAAP – Plastic Surgeons Association of Andhra Pradesh
  • ISAPS – Indian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  • ISHS – Indian Society for Hand Surgery
  • IMA – Indian Medical Association

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