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The Miracle of Plastic Surgery in Kolkata, India.

" Thank you for giving my life back to me. I've not felt this good in years! Dr Srinjoy Saha is an excellent doctor and an amazing person. Without any doubt, the very best! "
Harvard trained plastic surgeon Dr Srinjoy Saha has a vast experience of successfully treating thousands and thousands of patients in the last two decades. He has been awarded top plastic surgery honours and awards in India, Europe and USA. He describes how plastic surgery can act as a philosopher's stone in your life. Plastic surgery has the power to transform you into your dream self, bring out the best in you and lead you towards a better future. Read on to know how.
"Now I have hope" - Thousands of grateful patients say after their plastic surgeries. Plastic surgery is the best method of transformation, revealing your best self to the world and propelling you towards a better life.

What is Plastic Surgery?

Plastic surgery, a specialised form of surgery, is performed for improving your appearance, body function, or for reconstructing defects over the face, hand and body. These may be caused by illness, injury or birth disorders. The word Plastic originated from Greek Plastikos, which means to mould or shape an object into its best form. It is a common misunderstanding in some parts of the world that the word plastic means artificial, and using plastic materials while performing surgery. None of these are correct.

Plastic surgery is an excellent science and art of obtaining the best out of your physical body shape. It has the unique ability to restore and improve appearance and function.  Best plastic surgeons like Dr. Srinjoy Saha can perform surgery on any part of the human body (except brain and spine) and has a masterful knowledge of key details of human anatomy.

How Do I Know a Good Plastic Surgeon?

Plastic surgery by Srinjoy Saha best solves cosmetic and reconstructive puzzles in Kolkata India.
Solve beauty jigsaw puzzles.
You will need to check academic and training credentials of your plastic surgeon, to know whether he is good and genuine and recognised by Medical Council of India. 
Dr Srinjoy Saha, MBBS (Cal), MS (Gen Surg), M Ch (Plast, Mumbai), MRCS (England), Fellowship (Harvard, USA) is nationally and internationally recognised and received multiple top plastic surgery awards worldwide. He received specialised training and skills in the following subspecialties of plastic surgery:
  • Aesthetic plastic surgery.
  • Reconstructive plastic surgery.
  • Cranio-maxillo-facial surgery.
  • Reconstructive microsurgery.
  • Paediatric plastic surgery.
  • Laser surgery.
  • Hand surgery.
  • Burns surgery
  • Surgical research.

What is Cosmetic Plastic Surgery?

Aesthetic or Cosmetic Plastic Surgery is performed to improve the external physical appearance of any part of the body in an otherwise healthy and apparently normal person. It includes surgical and non-surgical techniques performed to reveal the innate beauty of a person. It enhances beauty, increasing it beyond the ordinary and towards an aesthetic ideal. It improves self-image, boosts self-confidence and brings out the best in life. Aesthetic or cosmetic plastic surgery is precisely that very tool required to realise the dream of achieving an aesthetic ideal. In today's world, 'to be the best, you must look like your best'. Choosing a good plastic surgeon minimises risks and ensures safety. Best plastic surgeons like Dr Srinjoy Saha continuously educates himself from the best places in the world. He adapts and synthesises best possible techniques for his patients' well-being.
Tummy tuck / Abdominoplasty by Dr Srinjoy Saha betters shape and contour of abdomen with hidden scars.
Abdominoplasty / Tummy Tuck: Top Principles

Different Types of Aesthetic or Cosmetic Surgery:

Abdominoplasty / Tummy Tuck. 

Firms up and strengthens the abdomen. Removes excess saggy skin formed after childbirth. Corrects muscle weakness in the abdomen.

Blepharoplasty / Eyelid Correction. 

Reshapes upper and lower eyelid. Corrects baggy or puffy eyes. Removes fat collections around the eyes that forms with age.

Botox. 

Correction of wrinkles. Botulinum Toxin type A is injected into muscles of face to paralyse them for about 6 months. Works very well in the upper face.

Breast Augmentation / Enlargement. 

Enlarge the size of the breasts. Sometimes, can correct breast drooping also. Forms cleavage. Implants are usual. Fat grafting may also be done.

Breast Lift / Mastopexy. 

Reshapes the breasts. Corrects breast drooping. Relocates nipple and areola to an upper part.

Breast Reduction. 

Reduce the size of the breasts. Simultaneously, nipple and areola can be relocated to an upper part of the breast.

Buttock Augmentation / Enlargement. 

Enlarge the shape of buttocks and make it rounder. If buttocks are saggy, can be lifted up in position. Implants or fat grafting (Brazilian butt lift) are the usual surgery done.

Chemical Peel. 

Removes the superficial layers of the skin. Improves and smoothens skin of the face. Improves scars, pock marks, acne and wrinkles.

Cheek Augmentation. 

Reshape the cheekbones, usually by implants. Fat grafting to the face may also be performed to enhance malar prominence.

Chin Surgery. 

Reshape the chin by adding an implant. Or, by bringing the chin forward or backward after cutting the bone and fixing it with plates and screws.

Face Lift. 

Removes excess skin over the face. Tightens the lower half of the face. Corrects shape of the jowls.

Mid Face Lift. 

Removes excess skin in the cheek area. Tightens the fold between the nose and corner of the mouth. Can be combined with lower blepharoplasty or traditional face lift.

Gynecomastia Surgery / Male Breast Reduction.

Removes abnormal breast tissues and excess fat from chests in adult male patients, who develop women like prominent breast tissues during adolescence.

Liposuction. 

Removes excess fat from different areas of the body. Common areas are abdomen, flanks, thighs and buttocks.

Otoplasty. 

Reshape or resize the ear. Most commonly, corrects bat ears, bringing the ears close to the head.

Rhinoplasty. 

Reshape or restructure the nose.

    Liposuction / Abdominal etching by Dr Srinjoy Saha betters abdominal shape and adds six pack definition.
    Liposuction & Abdominal Etching

What is Reconstructive Plastic Surgery?

Reconstructive Plastic Surgery is used to improve dysfunctional body parts. It is performed to heal any defect or restore function. It helps achieve the best of form and function of any part of the body. This surgery is the mainstay of healing a person with mutilating deformities following injury or cancer. It has a wide variety, ranging from skin grafts to micro-vascular surgeries like free tissue transfers (flaps). Hand, cranio-maxillo-facial and burn surgeries are included within this as a sub-specialties. It can correct deformities of the face following injury or burns; and repair limbs damaged by injury.
Hand Surgery - Carpal tunnel decompression by Dr Srinjoy Saha is one of the best examples of reconstructive plastic surgery in Kolkata India.
Hand Surgery: Carpal Tunnel Surgery

Different Types of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery:

Breast reconstruction or reduction

A reconstruction is often performed after a woman has undergone a mastectomy as part of her treatment for breast cancer. There are multiple techniques that can be used for breast reconstruction, including tissue expansion and breast implants. A plastic surgeon can also perform breast reduction surgery for men or women who have abnormally large breasts.

Facial Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgeons commonly perform reconstructive surgery to correct facial defects such as cleft lip and cleft palate birth defects in children. They may also perform facial surgeries on adults to address breathing problems, chronic infections, or snoring.

Foot Surgery

Plastic surgeons can perform reconstructive surgery to correct webbed toes or fingers, remove extra toes or fingers, remove tumors, or treat carpal tunnel syndrome.

Hand Surgery 

for repairing hands damaged by certain diseases or conditions. Carpal tunnel surgery can remove pressure on a nerve that cause numbness and pain. Rheumatoid arthritis, a condition that can result in severe inflammation and deformation of joints in the hands, can sometimes be addressed via surgery. Furthermore, Dupuytren's contracture, a condition that involves the shortening of the tendons in the hand and the development of scar tissue, can be treated via surgery by removing the scar tissue and lengthening the tendons.

Microsurgery and Flap Plastic Surgery

A plastic surgeon can use advanced techniques to reattach body parts; restore feeling and sensation in an area; or transplant skin, muscle, bone and blood supply from one area of the body to another.

Scar Surgery 

is a type of reconstructive surgery that can reduce or nearly eliminate the appearance of a scar. This involves removing the scarred skin and stitching the remaining skin together. Although the surgery does not completely remove scarring, the goal is to minimize its appearance as much as possible. It is generally recommended that scar revision surgery not be undertaken until the scar is at least one year old because the body might still be healing. The outcome of the surgery can be negatively affected in the long term if the wound is still healing.

Wound Care

People who have been severely burned or injured may visit a plastic surgeon to undergo skin grafts or other reconstructive surgeries to repair the damaged area.
Breast reconstruction surgery by Dr Srinjoy Saha is one of the best ways to perform reconstructive breast plastic surgery in Kolkata India.
Breast Reconstruction Surgery: TRAM and DIEP Flap

    What Precautions Do I Need to Take Before My Plastic Surgery?

    For best results, please ensure that you have a good consultation with Dr. Srinjoy Saha or your plastic surgeon while planning for your plastic surgery. Knowing and re-affirming your goals for plastic surgery and confirming plans before surgery helps tremendously. You may expect better results if you follow the following general recommendations:
    Personal Hygiene: Thoroughly wash body areas in and around your probable treatment area for 3 days, and preferable 1 week before surgery. 
    Avoid Medicines and Supplements: Some medicines are notorious to cause excessive bleeding. Avoid them for at least 1 week before surgery, and preferably 2 weeks before surgery if possible. These include Aspirin, Aspirin containing compounds, Ibuprofen, Diclofenac, Anti-inflammatory drugs, Pain killers, Vitamin E, Green tea, Ginseng, Herbal supplements. 
    Avoid Smoking and Drinking: Smoking results in poor wound healing. Strict stoppage of smoking for at least 1 week before and 2 weeks after surgery is recommended. Same rule applies to Tobacco or Nicotine in any form - chewable, dermal patches or others. Avoid Alcohol for at least 3 days before, and preferably 1 week before your surgery.
    Precautionary Medicines: Some medicines will be prescribed for you, to be taken the night before and on the morning of surgery. Please ensure that you take them as directed.
    Clothes: Wear loose comfortable clothes which are easy to put on and take off. Buttoned up shirts and elasticated waist pants are good examples of ideal clothing.

    Can Plastic Surgery Be Associated With Complications?

    All types of surgery carry some inherent risk. Plastic surgery is no exception. Different people have different genetic mechanism and body reaction that affect their ability to heal after surgery. Best plastic surgeons like Dr. Srinjoy Saha take all these factors into account. He devises treatment plan in a fool-proof way so that you heal well and with minimal complications, if any at all. Depending on your type of surgery and your overall health condition, following is the list of most common risks and complications associated with reconstructive plastic surgery:
    • Infection.
    • Excessive bleeding.
    • Bruising.
    • Difficulty in wound healing.
    • Blackening or necrosis of skin margins.
    • Scarring problems - atrophic or hypertrophic scars.
    • Pigmentation problems - hypo-pigmentation or hyper-pigmentation.
    • Anaesthesia problems like nausea, vomiting, giddiness, light-headedness, sore throat, etc.
    • Problems specific to the type of plastic surgery you plan to undergo.
    Good planning in plastic surgery is excellent in preventing complications and side-effects.
    Proper surgical planning and precautions reduce chances of complications and side-effects.

    Will Dr Srinjoy Saha be the Best Plastic Surgeon for My Plastic Surgery?

    Dr Srinjoy Saha is among the best plastic surgeons in India and listed amongst India's top doctors. He has a passion for achieving best possible results and a profound commitment to excellence. To know more about Dr Srinjoy Saha, please click here.
    • Harvard educated plastic surgeon. Trained in other best places for medical education, including Harvard University, Cleveland Clinic, Emory University, Royal College of Surgeons of England, University of Mumbai and University of Calcutta. 
    • Awarded top prizes and honours for excellence from American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Plastic Surgery Foundation, Apollo Hospitals Foundation, University of Mumbai, Rotary Club International amongst other universities and organisations.
    • 5 star reviews from over a thousand patients in the last 10 years. He will honestly tell you the pros and cons of the plastic surgery you want to undergo and its likely effects, rather than sell you a procedure. He is a doctor's doctor.
    • Calm and quiet bedside manner. Friendly towards his patients. Will try his utmost to help you in every possible way. He will talk to you in details about your surgery and make a detailed plan of all steps for your plastic surgery. 
    • Focus on excellence during your surgery and achieve total perfection. He will perform everything necessary to achieve your plastic surgery goals, and enable you to look and feel as good as you wanted.
    • Extensive experience in both cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. Changing human lives for the better, one perfect plastic surgery at a time. You can be sure of being in the best of hands for your plastic surgery.
    Dr Srinjoy Saha is the best plastic surgeon in Kolkata India and passionate about excellence.
    Dr Srinjoy Saha has a passion for achieving the best and a profound commitment to excellence. 

    Can I See Before And After Photos & Videos of Plastic Surgery?

    Of course! There are plenty of clinical photos and videos which highlight life-changing moments ushered in by plastic surgery. You will be shown these photos and videos during your consultation. Every year, more and more people hope to get a flatter tummy, larger or smaller bust, reshaped nose, face or chin - essentially a better version of who you are in your dreams. Plastic surgery reaches out to all people to make lives better. Some of these photos and videos may include frontal nudity, and thus not suitable for viewing by all visitors. Photos will be processed to protect identity of patients and added to this website gradually. Feel free to follow their links, see and decide!
    Plastic surgery produces best changes in face body and breast, as seen in before and after photos and videos.
    Plastic surgery Videos & Before and after Photos provide a good introductory idea to patients.

    Facial Plastic Surgery

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    " I received exceptional personal care and consideration during my difficult surgery. From the bottom of my heart, thank you Dr Srinjoy Saha. "Face mirrors your inner self. Bright face conveys your inner richness to the world. Facial contour and appearance is best enhanced by a wide range of facial plastic surgery. It includes rhinoplasty,  facial sculpting, hair transplant, eyelid surgery, facelift, botox, fillers, fat grafts, lip and ear surgery. Balancing and refining facial appearance improves both function and aesthetics. Putting your best face forward will boost your confidence, maximise your life and greatly enhance your career. Rhinoplasty. Rhinoplasty or Nose Job is a plastic surgery to change form and function of your nose. Changes range from subtle refinements to more dramatic enhancements. Best results in rhinoplasty are tailored to your unique facial anatomy and desires. Rhinoplasty results best look beautiful and natural, and does not appear operated upon. Dr. S…

    Breast Plastic Surgery

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    " I owe my new look to Dr Srinjoy Saha. I love the admiring glances I get now. I will always be grateful to him for a new lease of life. "Breast Augmentation / Breast Enhancement.Breast Augmentation is a great plastic surgery for increasing your breast size. Usually a Breast Implant is inserted under your breast tissues through a small cut in your chest. Breast tissue and/or underlying muscles is shaped and draped over the implant to make it look and feel totally natural. Breast implants may be of silicone or saline. For small breasts, Fat Grafting may be done. Fat is obtained by liposuction from abdomen, processed and immediately inserted to increase breast size.
    Breast Lift.Breast lift or Mastopexy is an excellent tool for correcting sagging breasts. Dr. Srinjoy Saha uses advanced surgical techniques to deliver great aesthetic results. This refined plastic surgery lifts sagging breasts to a higher position on the chest, reduces size of areola, corrects nipple position from …

    Body Plastic Surgery

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    " My body was devastated after having two children in less than five years. I never thought it was possible to look this great again. "At times, even the most rigorous of diet and exercise regimens are not enough to rid stubborn, excess fat and skin folds that form in different parts of your body. Plastic surgery of the body is focused on helping you from these problems. It re-contours your body and re-shapes areas that are resistant to traditional methods of losing weight. You will get a tight looking physique, more toned appearance and enhanced body shape over abdomen, thighs, arms and buttocks. 
    Liposuction.Liposuction removes unwanted fat through tiny cuts in your body. Long cannulas suction out deep excess fat forever. Excellent contouring results in fatty areas not responding to diet or exercise. Sculpting, shaping, smoothing and slimming achieves beautiful contours in your body. "Dr. Srinjoy Saha patiently listened to my wishes and goals. He has a gentle approach,…

    Reconstructive Plastic Surgery

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    " I travelled 2000 kms from Punjab to Kolkata to save my son's hand, which different hospitals said was impossible. Dr Srinjoy Saha is a real genius. "Reconstructive plastic surgery is excellent for correcting deformities after burns, trauma to bones and muscles, problems present since birth like cleft lip or cleft palate, infections, cancers and tumours. Most commonly performed reconstructive surgeries are skin grafting, laceration repair, scar repair, hand surgery, breast reduction and flap surgery. Seeking early plastic surgery when you have problems in your hand, face or other areas will help you lead a more functional and productive life. Scar Treatment.Scars can be unpredictable. Many variables affect scarring, including depth, site and size of the wound, blood supply, infection, type of skin and direction of the scar. Scar formation depends on body reaction, on original injury and skill and finesse of a surgeon. A scar cannot be removed permanently. Good plastic su…

    Skin Care Treatments - Non Surgical

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    " Dr Srinjoy Saha knows exactly what you need, where you need it, and how best to reveal your inner beauty. He makes you look as natural as possible. "Non surgical skin care treatments are revolutionising skin treatments across the globe. Cutting edge laser technology is safe, effective and affordable. Botox and Fillers achieve great results together. In 15 minutes or less during each session, your face will be on its way to a younger, refreshed look. Best and latest technology helps you achieve your most beautiful skin.

    Botox.Ageing and constant use of facial muscles cause wrinkles and furrows all over your face, making you look angry tired sad and older than you really are. Smile lines (crow's feet), forehead lines and frown lines can mess up your appearance. Botox is an excellent safe and proven way of reducing these wrinkles and furrows. They act by relaxing the overworked facial muscles. Results appear within a week of injecting and usually last between 4-6 months. R…