DR. PRATAP DUGGIRALA
MBBS, M.S(General Surgery), MCH(Plastic & Reconstructive surgery)
Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeon
With an Experience of more than 15 years, Dr. Pratap Duggirala is one of the leading cosmetic and plastic surgeons in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. He not only caters to the aesthetic needs but has attained tremendous success in the field of trauma, microvascular surgeries and burns area as well. With extensive education from some of the most reputed institutes in the country, his passion for plastic surgery has propelled his career right from the start. From intricate plastic surgeries to complex trauma cases, DrPratap’s reputation surpasses the geographical location of his practice.
Dr. Pratap completed his MBBS along with rotatory internship from SDUMC institute, affiliated to RGUHS. Following this, he attained his MS-General Surgery degree from Kurnool Government Medical College and later pursued and completed his M.Ch-Plastic & Reconstructive surgery from the prestigious Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi. Dr. Pratap Duggirala established the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and is also the Head of the department of Plastic and Reconstructive surgery in NRI Medical College and Super Speciality Hospital in Mangalgiri, Andhra Pradesh. He established a deicated Burns unit in NRI.
With experience a constant endeavour to bring about world class services within reach of people, Dr. Pratap Duggirala’s experience in cosmetic & plastic surgery hospital, a state of the art Aesthetics, Plastic Surgery and Burns centre was conceptualized and brought to life in the city of Vijayawada under the able and expert leadership of Dr. Pratap Duggirala. Dr Pratap’s immaculate technique and patient centric approach not just ensures exceptional results but also enables a long lasting relationship.
He is a regularly invited speaker at various medical education conferences and conducted many live surgical demonstrations of aesthetic procedures. He was awarded INDIA’S BEST DOCTORS AWARD for Excellence in Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery in Andhra Pradesh.
(As a part of super speciality training in MCh. Plastic Surgery Curriculum, Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi.)
Indian Medical Association
Association of Surgeons of India
National Academy of Burns India
Indian Society of Cleft Lip, Palate and Craniofacial anomalies
Association of Plastic Surgeons of India
Association of Plastic, Reconstructive& Aesthetic surgeons (Andhra & Telangana)
Association of Transgender Health in India
Rhinoplasty society of India
IAAPS (Indian Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons)
Asia Pacific Burn Association
- APASICON 2020-Delivered Dr. N BALAKRISHNA REDDY ENDOWMENT LECTURE on DEMYSTIFYING FLAPS FOR GENERAL SURGEONS
- WOST 2016- Conducted Workshop on Vascular Anastomosis Suturing techniques for post graduates
- Live Surgery demonstration of trapezius flap for electric contact burn scalp defect
- Live Surgery demonstration of liposuction and glandular excision for gynaecomastia
- NABICON 2017- Delivered Guest Lecture on Teritiary Burn Care in Rural Setup in New Delhi
- ASICON 2018- Guest faculty for Plastic Surgery Symposium
- NABI -MID TERM CME in 2016 -Organised for the first time in Mangalagiri, Andhra Pradesh
- 3 years as Senior Resident (MCh), VMMC & Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi 2010-2013.
Dissertation: Electric Contact Burns Epidemology Management & Outcome.
- 3 years as Junior Resident (MS), Govt kurnool medical college, 2006-2009.
- Expertise in Aesthetic Surgery of all types.
- Wide variety of patient exposure in various Government Hospitals and private clinics in India.
- Expertise in performing Aesthetic Surgery procedures of the face like Facelift, thread lift for the face, Brow lift, Rhinoplasty, Blepharoplasty, Periorbital rejuvenation, Otoplasty, Split ears, Dimple creation, Cheek reduction, Prominent ear correction, Implants for the face.
- Experience in working with fat injections (lipofilling) for various congenital and acquired asymmetries of the face, correction of depression due to scars.
- Expertise in Breast surgery like, Breast Reconstruction, Breast Augmentation by implants and autologous augmentation by fat(fat grafting), Breast lift (Mastopexy).
- Expertise in Body Contouring like, Liposuction, Abdominoplasty, Thigh Lift, Brachioplasty, male body contouring, Six packs creation, Gynaecomastia Surgery.
- Competence in surgery for incisional and umbilical hernia.
- Expertise in scar revisions, treatment for keloid.
- Excellence in Hair Transplantation, treatment of post burn or post traumatic alopecia by Tissue expansion.
- Excellence in the minor aesthetic procedures like PRP rejuvenation of the face, Botulinum toxin, fillers and facial peels, mesotherapy.
- Expertise in Lasers of all Kinds for aesthetic indications.
- Experience in surgery for cleft lip and cleft palate.
- Excellence in emergency resuscitation and treatment of Burns of all varieties and severity Competence in treating paediatric burns and geriatric burns.
- Expertise in resurfacing following acute burns with procedures like tangential and sequential excision.
- Expertise in post-burn reconstruction including release of contractures of any part of the body especially the neck, axilla, groin, knees, upper and lower limbs.
- Excellence in split-skin and full thickness grafting after burns or trauma.
- Competence in surgery for facial fractures and aesthetic suturing after facial lacerations.
- Expertise in post-traumatic reconstruction of the lower limbs, providing local flap or free flap reconstruction for the soft tissue loss.
- Wide exposure in managing the injuries of the hand including arterial, venous and peripheral nerve injuries
- Expertise in microvascular Surgeries like Free flaps