Dr. Ashish Gupta

Senior Consultant - Plastic, Micro Vascular & Cosmetic Surgery

Profile Summary

Dr. Ashish Gupta is amongst the senior most plastic surgeons of the region. He has been trained by the Stalwarts of Surgery in KMC, Mangalore (Manipal University) and of Plastic Surgery in DMCH, Ludhiana. His surgical training and experience covers from the most basic problems of diabetic wound healing, trauma to the most complex issues of post cancer reconstructions, limb salvage, facial reconstruction with 3D printing technology. His armamentarium is replete with cosmetic procedures including Rhinoplasty, Botox, Fillers, Fat Grafting, Face Lift, Post Bariatric Body Contouring, Liposuction, Body Shaping, Mommy Makeovers, Cosmetic Gynaecology, and Lasers. He is an active Plastic Surgeon apart from being a Philanthropist, a Travel Enthusiast, a Student for new techniques in Plastic Surgery, a Food Blogger and a Family Man.

Job Experiences

  • Senior Consultant, Dept. of Plastic & Microvascular Surgery, S.P.S. Hospitals Ludhiana 27th June 2011 till date
  • Senior Resident Dept. of Plastic Surgery & Burns 01/05/2008 to 24/06/2008
  • House officer Dept. Of  Plastic surgery 11/01/2005 to 17/04/2005
  • House officer Dept. Of  Medicine 08/01/2004 to 10/01/2005 (RNTCP DOTS OFFICER, DMCH, LUDHIANA)
  • House officer Dept. Of  Surgery 24/03/2003 to 20/06/2003

Area of Expertise

  • 3D Printing in Surgery: Planning and Implementation
  • Faciomaxillary trauma and Reconstruction
  • Hand and Microvascular Surgery (Congenital defects and deformity correction, Hand Trauma, Reimplantation surgery, Hand Reconstructive Surgery)
  • Microneural Surgery (Nerve Repair and Grafting)
  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery (Cleft Lip and Palate, Syndactyly, Polydactyly, Macrodactyly, Pediatric faciomaxillary and Extremity Trauma management)
  • Diabetic Foot Salvage and Rehabilitation
  • Cosmetic Gynaecology (Dimple Creation, Breast Augmentation, Reduction Mammoplasty, Abdominoplasty, Liposuction procedures, Fat transfer procedures, Brachioplasty, Vaginoplasty, Genital Rejuvination).

Conferences & Course Attended


  • Circumferential Scar on Wrist of Children: Explicit Warning Sign of Rubber band Syndrome. Published online Indian Journal of Surgery Jan 23rd 2022. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12262-021
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  • Traveling with an Author. Indian Journal of Surgery Published on line 16th October 2017 LETTER TO EDITOR (https://doi.org/10.1007/s12262-017-1695-y)
  • Toka Machine Injury: Replantation of left arm in a 5 year old. Apollo Medicine 12, 2015 (50-53) CASE REPORT (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apme.2015.02.016)
  • Role of topical heparin in the management of burns: experience in a district government hospital of Karnataka in South India. Plast Aesthet Res. Vol 2; Issue 3:May 15, 2015 ORIGINAL ARTICLE  (DOI:10.4103/2347-9264.157100)
  • A Rare Case of Benign Multicystic Peritoneal Mesothelioma: A Clinical Dilemma. Indian Journal of Surgery Surgery (2013) 75: Issue 1; 27-29 CASE REPORT (DOI 10.1007/s12262-011-0314-6)
  • Rotation advancement flap for isolated congenital alar rim defect: An effortless paradigm? International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology Volume 77, Issue 1 , Pages 144-146, January 2013. CASE REPORT
  • Demographic Profile of Hand Injuries in an Industrial Town of North India: A Review of 436 Patients. Indian Journal of Surgery Vol 75, Issue 6(2013), Page 454-461 ORIGINAL ARTICLE. (DOI: 10.1007/s12262-012-0536-2)
  • Paediatric Faciomaxillary Trauma: The Challenging Trends. Intensivisor. 2012. ORIGINAL ARTICLE
  • Incisor Tooth In Nose: Anecdotal Sequel To Dog Bite In A 3 Year Old Child. Indian Journal of Dental Research Jul- Aug 2011; Vol 22 (4): 606-7. CASE REPORT
  • Evaluation of trauma and prediction of outcome using TRISS method. Journal Of Emergencies Trauma & Shock 2011; Vol 4 (4): 446 – 449. ORIGINAL ARTICLE
  • FAP Flap: A volte face to Familial Adenomatous Polyposis. Indian Journal of Surgery, 2011, Volume 73, Number 6, Page 440. LETTER TO EDITOR
  • Supernumerary Nostril: A Rare Congenital Anomaly. Annals of Maxillofacial Surgery Jul- Dec 2011: Vol 1 (2): 169- 171. CASE REPORT
  • A Clinico-epidemiologic study of 892 patients with burn injuries at a tertiary care center in Punjab, India. Journal of Emergencies, Trauma and Shock. Jan- Feb) 2011;4(1): 7-11 ORIGINAL ARTICLE
  • Acrosyndactyly with an epidermoid inclusion cyst:  A rare phenomenon. Global Journal of Surgery 2011 CASE REPORT
  • A Study Of Clinical And Psychological Sequelae Of Burns In 250 Patients. Indian Journal of Burns December 2010; Volume 18 (Issue – 01): 6-11 ORIGINAL ARTICLE
  • Pre-expanded epigastric flap cover for ventral hernia following fungal necrotizing fascitis of caesarian section wound: An unusual complication. Indian Journal of Surgery 2010, Volume 72, (Supplement 1):Pages 309-311. CASE REPORT
  • The incidence of soft tissue sarcoma in Dakshina Kannada: Study in a District Government Hospital. INDIAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY. (Jan Feb 2009) 71: 9-13 ORIGINAL ARTICLE
  • Larger Mucocele involving ventral surface of tongue in a new born: A rare Occurrence. Indian Journal Of Surgery. (May- June 2009)71: 154-155 CASE REPORT
  • A  Retrospective Analysis of 189 Patients of Maxillofacial Injuries Presenting To a Tertiary Care Hospital in Punjab, India. Journal of Maxillofacial & Oral Surgery 2009; 8(3):241-245. ORIGINAL ARTICLE
  • Subcutaneous Phycomycosis—Fungal Infection Mimicking a Soft Tissue Tumor: A Case Report and Review of Literature. Journal of Tropical Pediatrics 2009; Vol 56(1):65-66. CASE REPORT
  • Unexpected retraction of distal cut end of flexor pollicis longus tendon. Journal of Emergencies, Trauma and Shock (May- Aug) 2009: 123- 124 LETTER TO EDITOR
  • Clinical profile and outcome of Pediatric Burns in a tertiary care Burns ICU in Punjab, India. Indian Journal of Burns, Vol 16; Issue 01; Dec 2008, p- 24- 27 ORIGINAL ARTICLE
  • Alveolar soft tissue sarcoma; Rare presentation of a rarer malignancy. Indian Journal Of Surgery 2007 Dec;69: 268-269. IMAGES IN SURGERY
  • Prevalence of silicosis among emery polish workers in cycle industry. Lung India: July- September 2004, Vol XXI No. 3 ORIGINAL ARTICLE
  • Our experience with thermally injured pregnant women. Journal of Obstetrics Gynaecology and Family welfare. April 2003 Vol IX  No. 36 ORIGINAL ARTICLE
  • Burns in pregnancy effect  on maternal and fetal outcome. Journal of Obstetrics Gynaecology and Family welfare. July 2003 Vol IX No. 37 ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Conference Presentations:

  • Pearls And Pitfalls In Use Of 3d Printed Calvarial Implants Vs 3d Modelled Zygomatic And Calvarial Defects Reconstruction With Bone Cement. Our Experience In 6 Patients. Arab Health, Dubai 2018. (Faculty Paper)
  • 3d Printing In Plastic Surgery: Science Fiction  Or  The Way Forward. NZAPSOCON, Kasauli 2018
  • Pearls And Pitfalls In Use Of 3d Printed Calvarial Implant Vs 3d Modelled Zygomatic And Calvarial Defect Reconstruction With Bone Cement. Our Experience In 6 Patients. SKIMS, Srinagar. October 2017
  • Diabetic Foot: A Plastic Surgeon’s Perspective. CME on Diabetic Foot, Govt. Medical College Jammu, J&K. September 2017 (Faculty Presentation)
  • Role of NPWT & PRP in management of Chronic Non Healing Ulcers. Annual Conference of North Zone Association Of Plastic Surgeons of India, Ludhiana. November 2016
  • Synchronous VAC & PRP Therapy For Chronic Non Healing Wounds:A Panacea Or Empty Hope. WOUNDCON2016 Amritsar. October 2016
  • AVULSION INJURY SCALP: ACTS OF OMISSION & COMISSION. Annual Nation Conference of Association of Surgeons of India ASICON 2015 Gurgaon. December 2015
  • Apparent vs Obviously Loss in Eyelid Avulsion Injuries. Annual Conference of Association Of Plastic Surgeons of India, PGIMER Chandigarh. October 2014
  • Eyelid Avulsion Injury: Apparent Loss But Obviously Not. Center for Sight Confluence 2013 Hyderabad. December 2013
  • Demographic Profile Of Hand Injuries In An Industrial Town Of Punjab: A Review of 436 Patients. North Zone Association Of Plastic Surgeons of India, Srinagar. October 2011.
  • Challenging trends in faciomaxillary trauma: A review of 670 cases. APSICON 2010, Goa, October 2010.
  • Propeller Flap: A panacea for leg defects and the Flip Side. North Zone Association Of Plastic Surgeons of India, Amritsar. 24th to 26th September 2010
  • A study of clinical and psychological sequelae of burns in 250 patients. NABICON, Pondicherry, Jan 2010
  • Topical Heparin in management of burns: A District Hospital Perspective. NABICON, Pondicherry. Jan 2010
  • Limberg Flap: A fail safe flap in a young surgeons armamentarium. North Zone Association Of Plastic Surgeons of India, Ludhiana. 10th 11th Oct 2009
  • Topical Heparin in management of burns. 68th Annual conference of Association of Plastic Surgeons of India December 2008.


  • Editor: North Zone Association of Plastic Surgeons 2019 till date
  • Editorial Board member:
    • Plastic & Aesthetic Research Journal.
    • Global Journal Of Surgery.
  • Executive Committee Member: North Zone Association of Plastic Surgeons of India (2016-18)
  • Editor: North Zone Association of Plastic Surgeons 2019 till date
  • Examiner: Diplomate National Board: General Surgery 2019
  • Life Member:  Association of Surgeons of India Association of Plastic Surgeons of India
    • North Zone Association of Plastic Surgeons of India
    • National Academy of Burns of India
    • Indian Society for Surgery of Hand
    • Indian Society of Peripheral Nerve Surgery
    • Global Association for Physicians of Indian Origin
    • Diabetic Foot Society of India
    • Breast Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery