Lip lifting in India is a common procedure now a days performed in India by most of the cosmetic surgeons. Advance procedures now a days has same benefits as hyaluronic acid based lip injections. With newer benefits patient need not return to clinic every now and then for injections.
What is lip lifting ?
Lip lifting is for the patients who are not satisfied with the length of their upper lip area and need procedure to give them a better shape and aesthetic looks. It is a plastic surgery procedure that modifies the cosmetic appearance of the lips by reshaping them to increase the prominence of the vermilion border; and to enhance the facial area above the lips into a more aesthetically pleasing shape. In simpler words this procedure helps you increase the pink lip one see. Procedure takes less than 20 minutes.
How lip lifting is done ?
During lip lifting procedure cosmetic surgeon removes some tissues just below the nose. This small cut or incision remains hidden below and nose and is not usually seen. Its a very small line and nothing to worry about.
After lip lifting surgery
As the doctor makes small incision below the nose, he also puts stitches to close the incision. These stitches remains for about a weeks time. One needs to be off social and professional duties for about 2 weeks time after the procedure and surgery.
Side effects of lip lifting
- Undesirable scaring
Although everything is a possibility but with good experienced cosmetic surgeon very rarely these things occur.
Best hospitals for lip lifting in India
- BLK Centre for plastic & cosmetic surgery, New Delhi
- Apollo Cosmetics, Chennai
- Global Hospital, Hyderabad
- Wockhardt Hospital, Mumbai
- Narayana Health City, Bangalore
- Aster Medcity, Kochi
- Manipal, Goa
- Shalby, Ahmedabad
Cost of lip lifting in India
Cost of lip lifting in India is approximately $ 900-1200 USD in a good hospital in India. 1 day hospital stay is required in this procedure.
BEST DOCTORS FOR LIP LIFTING IN INDIA
Dr. Lokesh Kumar is Director & HOD, Centre for plastic & cosmetic surgery, BLK Super Specialty Hospital, New Delhi. Dr Lokesh is considered as one of the finest cosmetic surgeons in India with many celebrities lining up to him for makeovers. Dr Lokesh Kumar is a post graduate in Surgery and Plastic Surgery from India’s premier Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research Chandigarh. He further received his Plastic surgery Training from various reputed hospitals in UK. On his return to India in 1993 he initially worked at Holy Family Hospital and later joined Apollo Hospital where he established the department of Plastic surgery. He is on editorial board of reputed Aesthetic Surgery Journal USA which is the official journal of American society of Aesthetic Plastic surgery. He is also on editorial board of ISAPS News. He was Ethicon Professor in Cosmetic surgery for the year 2011-12. He is current National Secretary of International society of Aesthetic Plastic surgery as well as a member of ISAPS Education Council and communications committee.
Dr. LOKESH KUMAR
Dr. Anil Murarka is Sr. Consultant Cosmetic & plastic surgery, Centre for plastic & cosmetic surgery, BLK Super Specialty Hospital, New Delhi. Dr. Anil is considered as opinion leader in maxillofacial surgery,ear lobe correction / repair,laser resurfacing,hair loss treatment and facial aesthetics.
Dr. Anil Murarka practices at BLK Super Speciality Hospital in Pusa Road, Delhi and Dr Anil Murarka Clinic in Pitampura, Delhi. He completed MBBS from Pt Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur in 1985,Master of Surgery (Surgery) from Pt Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur in 1988 and MCh – Plastic Surgery from PUNJAB UNIVERSITY, CHANDIGARH in 1993.
He is a member of National Academy of Burns of India,Indian Society for Surgery of the Hand (ISSH),Association of Plastic Surgeons of India,Association of Plastic Surgeons of Delhi Chapter of A.P.S.I and Asian Pacific Craniofacial Association. Dr. Anil has treated many celebrities in his professional career till date.
Dr. ANIL MURARKA
Dr K Ramachandran is a Senior Cosmetic Surgeon at Apollo Hospitals, Chennai. Dr Ramachandran has been practicing cosmetic surgery for the past twenty-five years. Since completion of his basic training in plastic surgery, due to his passion for this specialized branch of plastic surgery, he dedicated his career to “Aesthetic Surgery”. He aims to practice Aesthetic Surgery in Par with international Standards in India. He finished his undergraduate course in medicine and went for M.S in the year 1978, at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal. He completed his M.Ch. in Kilpauk Medical College, Madras in 1984. His perseverance to bring cosmetic surgery of International standards to India took him across the globe. He obtained Fellowships in Cosmetic Surgery from “ Plastic Surgery Associates, Miami, USA” “ Assistance Publique Paris, France”, “ Krankenanstalten “, “ Der Stadt”, “ Koln and Munich, Germany”. He further trained under Doctor Illouz in Body Contouring Surgery at Paris and Dr SP. Arumugam, MD. AB, in USA and India.
DR. K RAMACHANDRAN
Dr. Nilesh G. Satbhai is Consultant – Cosmetic & plastic surgeon at Global Hospital, Mumbai. Dr. Nilesh Satbhai did his fellowship training in Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery at Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore, under Dr. S. Raja Sabapathy. He also underwent advanced clinical training in Brachial Plexus Surgery and fellowship in Hand and Microsurgery, at Ogori Daaichi General Hospital, Japan, under Prof. Kazuteru Doi, who is a world renowned master in this field.
Dr. Satbhai has a keen interest in Brachial Plexus, peripheral nerve surgery and microsurgery. He has an expertise in all the subspecialties of Hand Surgery: Trauma, tendon and neurovascular injuries, replantation, microsurgical reconstruction of soft tissue and bone, tendon transfers, free muscle transfers, congenital deformities, rheumatoid arthritis, spastic hand, post-burn deformities, and wrist disorders. He has publications in peer-reviewed national and international journals. He also has many presentations to his credit and is highly interested in academics and clinical research.
Dr. NILESH G. SATBHAI
Dr. Peter Savio Da Cruz is Consultant – Cosmetic & plastic surgery at Manipal Hospital, Goa. Dr. Peter Da’Cruz, passed his MBBS and MS (General Surgery) from Goa Medical College followed by MCh (Plastic Surgery) at the world renowned ‘ The Christian Medical College” and then DNB (Plastic Surgery) at Diplomate of National Board, India. He persued fellowship in Hand & Microsurgery train the prestigious Ganga Hospital, which is one of Asia’s high volume trauma centre.
He is certified in post graduate diploma in Cosmetology from Australian Academy of Aesthetic Surgery and a certified Hair Transplant Surgeon from Medispa Laser and Cosmetic Surgery Centre. He is a Pre-MRCS affiliate member of Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, He also worked as a clinical consultant at The Charts Pinto Centre for Cleft lip and palate. Trissure, Kerala, one of its kind handling complex craniofacial anomalies in India. He was actively involved in research at The Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu.
Dr. PETER DA CRUZ
Dr Chona Thomas – Aster Medcity, Kochi is a veteran Plastic Surgeon with more than 4 decades of experience to his credit, Dr. Chona Thomas’s skills in aesthetic (cosmetic), reconstructive, dermatological and hand surgery are unparalleled. One of the most respected figures in the medical fraternity, he spearheaded the entire gamut of Plastic Surgery services in Oman for 32 years. He was conferred the Citizenship of Oman and Civil Service Award, Order of Oman by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said Al-Said, the Ruler of the Sultanate of Oman, in honour of his outstanding contribution to the development of medical services in the Middle East.
Dr. Chona Thomas attained expertise in various surgical sub-specialties from some of the finest institutes in the UK, USA, Australia, Italy, Switzerland and India. His areas of special interest include aesthetic (cosmetic) plastic surgery and cleft surgery. Because of his achievements he is considered as among the finest cosmetic & plastic surgeons not only in India but in entire Asia.