The single and most important factor in the success of hair transplant surgery abroad is the training and credentials of the plastic surgeon you select and the team he has trained . Thati s the reason you need to know that Dr Tejinder Bhatti has been practising hair transplant surgery since 1996 as a plastic surgeon. He received his undergraduate degree from Armed Forces Medical College, India in 1985 and went on to complete his Masters in Surgery and thereafter super-pecialized in Plastic Surgery (M.Ch). MCh is equivalent to Board Certification in the speciality in the USA. Atleast 3 years in General Surgery is a mandatory prerequisite for starting training in Plastic Surgery.
Dr Tejinder Bhatti is the founder Secretary of the Indian Association of Hair Transplant surgeons. He is proud to be a member of the premier body of international hair transplant surgery- the ISHRS. He is also a member of the Asian Association of Hair Restoration Surgeons. Besides this Dr Bhatti is a Fellow of the Association of Surgeons of India, Fellow of the International College of Surgeons, Chicago, and Fellow of the International Medical Sciences Academy. He was appointed Governor for Chandigarh region of International College of Cosmetic Surgery.
Dr Tejinder Bhatti’s professional accomplishments result from a dedication to knowledge that has frequently taken him around the world to learn the latest, most effective surgical methods in hair restoration surgery. His initial exposure to hair transplant was under the guidance of Dr Tessler in Detroit.
Due to his vast experience and standing in Plastic Surgery, he was appointed as Examiner for Board Certification of Plastic Surgeons by the National Board of Examinations, New Delhi, in 2005.He is also Teacher & Examiner in Plastic Surgery at The University of Pune Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, & NTR University Hyderabad.
Dr Tejinder Bhatti was elected to the 10-member Governing Council of the prestigious Association of Plastic Surgeons of India in 2007. These are apex national regulating bodies in the field of Plastic Surgery in India. He was Organizing Secretary of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Association of Plastic Surgeons of India in 2007. & the Indian Association of Plastic Surgeons( www.iaaps.net ) in 2008. Dr Tejinder Bhatti obtained the International Candidature to the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS) in 2008.
Due to his abiding interest in the field of hair restorative surgery, Dr Tejinder Bhatti founded the AHRS-India in July 2008. For his achievements in this field, he was invited to the Global Council of the ISHRS (International Society of Hair Restorative Surgery) to represent India in the International Forum as Secretary of the AHRS-India in 2008 and 2009.
Dr Tejinder Bhatti’s publications and research are in the field of wound healing and more recently in FUE hair restoration surgery. He has avidly presented papers at many national and international meetings.
He is the joint editor of the India Journal of Plastic Surgery.
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery)
Advanced Course in Surgery
M.S. (Master of Surgery)
M.Ch (Master of Plastic Surgery)
FAIS- Fellow, Association of Surgeons of India
FICS – Fellow, International College of Surgery
FIMSA- Fellow, International Medical Sciences Academy
MEMBERSHIP IN SOCIETIES :
International Society of Hair Restoration Surgeons
Asian Association of Hair Restoration Surgeons Indian Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
Association of Plastic Surgeons of Indian
Association of Surgeons of India
International College of Surgeons
International Medical Sciences Academy
Northern Zone Association of Plastic Surgeons of India
Pune Association of Plastic Surgeons
International College of Cosmetic Surgery Indian Medical Association
Joint Editor India Journal of Plastic Surgery.
Governing Council Member, Association of Plastic Surgeons of India (APSI)
Governing Council Member Indian Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (IAAPS)
Founder Secretary, Indian Association of Hair Restoration Surgeons (IAHRS)
CONFERENCES ATTENDED IN LAST ONE YEAR:
FUE Meeting, Amsterdam- April 2012
FUE Europe Meeting, Berlin- September 2012
ISHRS Meeting, Bahamas- October 2012
ISHRS Meeting, San Francisco- October 2013
Dr. Bhatti is recommended by The American Hair Loss Association
The IAHRS is an organization whose membership is limited exclusively to state-of-the-art hair restoration surgeons. The IAHRS is the patient’s advocate, the ethical physician’s voice, and the standard for the profession.