Dr. Harshavardhan Kushal Shetty

Assistant Professor

Department of Plastic Surgery


    ·       Assisting with various departmental duties and providing academic support to Professors and other staff.

    ·       Performing and assisting Plastic Surgery procedures

    ·       Providing guidance and supervision to graduate, post-graduate and superspeciality trainees

    ·       Participating in departmental meetings, and providing academic support to Professors and other faculty members.

    ·       Involved in Research and publication 


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MCh Plastic Surgery Chandigarh 12/2021
MS General Surgery MMCRI - Mysore 06/2018
MBBS SIMS- Shimoga 03/2014


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC Manipal Assistant Professor Department of Plastic Surgery KMC Manipal April 2023 to Current
Nanjappa Life Care Superspeciality Hospital Consultant Plastic Surgeon May 2022 to March 2023
PGI-Chandigarh Chief Registrar – Department of Plastic Surgery Jan 2022 to March 2022
KMC, Manipal Senior Resident – Department of Plastic Surgery June 2018 to December 2018


Area of Interest

Reconstructive Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, Faciomaxillary trauma, Cleft, Hand surgery, Burns

Area of Expertise

Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery

Area of Research

Plastic, Reconstructive & Surgery

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

APSI – Association of Plastic Surgeons of India, IAAPS – Indian Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, ASI – Association of Surgeons of India 


Major Upper Limb Replantation: An Account of Patient Tenacity. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open

2020 Parashar A, Sharma R, Kaladagi R, Nair S, Shetty H

2020 Aug 14;8(8):e3005. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000003005. PMID: 32983767; PMCID: PMC7489713


Colonoscopy – an inquiry into indications, findings and their correlation at a tertiary care hospital

Onlay versus sublay mesh repair for ventral hernia

(https://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2349-2902.isj20180432 - ISJ)

Study of clinicopathological factors, surgical approaches and their outcome in 20 cases of pilonidal sinus (IJRMS)

Giant basal cell carcinoma in the post aural region (JEMDS)

Early presentation of Neurofibromatosis Type 1 (JEMDS)