Consultant And Surgeon - Plastic Surgery
Dr Yusuf completed his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of surgery (M.B.B.S) from Govt Medical College, Pariyaram, Kerala. As a young doctor who took keen interest on service to the society, he worked as a volunteer in the Institute of Palliative Care, Calicut, Kerala. He then went on to complete 3 years of his general surgery training from Jubilee Mission Medical College and Research Institute, Thrissur Kerala where he briefly worked with one of the doyens of plastic and cleft surgeries in India, Dr Hirji S Adenwalla, who transformed his outlook on the subject. This led him to specialize in the field of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery from the prestigious Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion, Mumbai from where some of the best plastic surgeons in the country have trained. During his time in Mumbai, he worked in Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital to become proficient in plastic surgical procedures in children and the famous Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital, the largest oncological institution in the country where he mastered the finesse of microvascular reconstruction. Dr Yusuf believes that a doctor’s education never ends and continued his training by working with Dr Anand Joshi, a plastic surgeon specializing in hair transplantation and completing a fellowship in Cosmetic Surgery in New Delhi under Dr Rajat Gupta. He also regularly attends conferences and CMEs to keep up to date in this ever evolving field of medicine.
MBBS, MS, MCh, DNB, Fellow IdB (Spain)
After completing his MBBS, realizing his passion for surgery, he worked in the Dept of General Surgery in Holy Cross Hospital, Kottayam Kerala. After his post graduation, he worked in JMMC & RI, Thrissur, Kerala as a lecturer in the Dept of General Surgery while also regularly assisting the plastic surgeons in the institution as he knew that was where his heart lay. After completing his residency in plastic surgery, he worked as a Bonded Assistant Professor in Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College before finally returning to his home town. Dr Yusuf currently works as a full time consultant plastic surgeon in Sunrise Hospital, Kochi, keenly focusing on surgical and non-surgical cosmetic procedures.
A delicate balance of artistry and science, plastic surgery focuses on caring for the patient. Dr Yusuf’s vast experience in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, stressing on the perfect combination of science and art into the procedure, ensures that each patient receives natural results with an emphasis on harmony and proportion.
His Areas of specialization in Cosmetic Surgery are follows:-
FACIAL PLASTIC SURGERY
MOMMY MAKE OVER
PLASTIC SURGERY FOR MALES
Dr Yusuf also has several years of experience in the other fields of plastic surgery such as