About Prof Dr Ashok Govila
I am the most senior and experiencedplastic surgeon of United Arab Emirates namely Professor Dr. Ashok Govila withexperience of over 35 years in Aesthetic Plastic surgery including in England.He has some more than fifty thousand successful surgical procedures endinginto delighted patients to his credit.
Professor Dr. Ashok Govila wasformerly working as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon in the United Kingdom NationalHealth Service. He was based on the Middleborough General Hospital NorthernRegional Health Authority, Newcastle upon Tyne. Today His areas of specialinterest include Nose job, Breast Job, Body Sculpturing, tummy tuck, fattransfer breast and face, reconstructive surgery of the face, breast andabdomen.
Professor Dr. Ashok Govila is aBritish trained Aesthetic, and Reconstructive surgeon. He is knowninternationally as an author of several books in the field of plastic surgerysuch as “Practical approach to plastic surgery” and “alternative free flaps”and co-author of several books. At Postgraduate Institute of Medical Educationand Research in Chandigarh he was polished and trained ceaselessly for 2 yearsby top two Indian Plastic surgeons namely Prof CBK and Prof. C. P. Sahwney during1975-77.The fire to ascend and serve them asses better took this young and well-trainedplastic surgeon in England (1978- 1983) where he was exposed to microsurgicalmethods of reconstruction by Prof. D. A. McGrowther at Shotely Bridge Hospital,Consett, CO. Durham in England.
He received advanced Plastic surgerytraining at the largest plastic surgery unit of the international fame namely CanniesburnHospital in Glasgow, England where he was exposed to stalwarts of plasticsurgery like Tom Gibson ,Ian MacGragor, Ian Jackson, Grahm Lister,D.A. MacGrowther.His contemporaries of that time like David Souter are now the chairman of CanniesburnHospital. Some of his teachers like R.C Bell have contributed chapters inSurgical Treatise of Operative Surgery by Rohdney Smith.
This experience was greatly used when hereturned back home in 1983 to join as Assistant professor at the parentinstitution Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research,Chandigarh. During 1986 Professor worked as Consultant Plastic Surgeon atMiddleborough General Hospital for some time .It was in India due to theinability to practice microsurgery the birth of the method described in thebook took place. He ascended fast into an associate and then into anadditional professor in 1986. In 1993 Professor Ashok moved to Abu Dhabi andthen in 2007 moved to Dubai. His keen interest in Aesthetic surgery now findshim among the top aesthetic plastic surgeon in the region. He excels in Breastaugmentation, Breast lift, Rhinoplasty, female and male rejuvenationprocedures, Liposuction and Gynaecomastia. His hobbies include oil painting oncanvas and photography.