Dr Syed Ilyas Nagpur
Dr.ILYAS , after exhaustive training in India , left the country in March 1987 to work as Specialist Plastic Surgeon at the Al-Noor Specialist Hospital , Makkah, K.S.A. for three years.
Dr.ILYAS was then selected under British Association of Plastic Surgeon’s sponsored SHO Scheme to Frenchay Hospital , Bristol , U.K. for one year. Dr.ILYAS then moved to work as Registrar at the Mount Vernon Hospital, Northwood, London, for one year.
Dr.ILYAS was then appointed as Senior Registrar at the University College Hospital and the Middlesex Hospital, London for one year.
During the above period Dr.ILYAS learned and performed innumerable Plastic, micro-vascular, cosmetic, burns, maxillo-facial , reconstructive and hand surgery.
He returned to India in Feb. 1993 to work as Consultant Plastic Surgeon at his own 12 bedded Pioneer Hospital, Nagpur. He has the distinction of performing first Hand re-implantation and micro-vascular free flaps in central India. Since 1994, Dr.ILYAS was invited to work as Locum Senior Registrar ( 4 years) and Consultant Plastic Surgeon (10 years) nearly every year during summer (for a period of 4 to 6 months each year) to work at The University College Hospitals, London, The Middlesex Hospital and The Royal Free Hospital, London. His frequent visits abroad gave him an opportunity to update his knowledge and skills in the recent advances in the field of Plastic, cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. During his visits, he was responsible to clear the waiting list initiative which comprised of mostly the patients of breast reductions, breast augmentations, mastopexy , breast reconstruction, abdominoplasty, liposuctions (buffallow hump and back for pts. on anti- retroviral treatment) , prominent ears , scar revisions in addition to general plastic surgical procedures. Dr.ILYAS took active part in teaching and academic activities of the department.
Dr.ILYAS also visited and had an opportunity to work with renowned Plastic and Cosmetic Surgeon Dr.Richard Dowden at the Cleveland Ohio clinic, U.S.A . He was greatly enlightened and impressed by the systematic approach regarding management of patients at the famous Cleveland Clinic, Ohio.
Dr.ILYAS was invited faculty at the Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences , Sawangi, Wardha, to demonstrate Cleft Rhinoplasty and Cleft Lip surgery in Feb. 2007 by The Association Of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons of India.
Dr.ILYAS was invited as Faculty by The Association of Surgeons of India, Nagpur Chapter, at the Government Medical College and Hospital, Nagpur in Dec. 2007, for breast reconstruction following conservative breast surgery for cancer. During this workshop, he performed immediate reconstructions of breasts after conservative breast cancer surgery, using lattissimus dorsi musculo-cutaneous flaps.
Dr.ILYAS was again invited as faculty at the Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences , Sawangi, Wardha, in 2009 by The Association Of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons of India