Kulwant S. Bhangoo MD, FACS

Buffalo, NY, US
Kulwant S. Bhangoo MD, FACS

About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

The single most important factor in the success of Aesthetic or “Cosmetic” Surgery is the surgeon you select. That is why you need to know about the training and experience of your Aesthetic Plastic Surgeon.

Dr. Bhangoo has been practicing Plastic Surgery since 1975 and is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.

Practice Specialization

Facelift
Liposuction Face and Neck
Chin Implants
Eyelid Surgery
Ear Pinning Surgery
Breast Reconstruction
Male Breast Reduction Surgery
Breast Enlargement
Liposuction
Nose Surgery

Dr. Bhangoo has extensive experience in performing these aesthetic procedures and will be happy to answer all of your questions. If you should decide on surgery, you can be assured that our entire staff will provide you with the highest qaulity of care.

Background & Certification

Board Certification

American Board of Plastic Surgery

Professional Background

Dr. Bhangoo received his Undergraduate Degree from the University of Cambridge, England and his Medical Degree from the University of East Africa winning the coveted Muljibhai Madhavani prize which is awarded to the best medical student of the year. Dr. Bhangoo then completed the required training in General Surgery in England. At least three years of training in General Surgery is a mandatory prerequisite for commencing training in Plastic Surgery. He obtained the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Endinburgh and Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. These Fellowships are the equivalent of board certification in general surgery in the United States. He then completed his Residency in Plastic Surgery at Mercy Hospital in Buffalo where he is currently the chief of Plastic Surgery. During his residency, he won many awards including the International Award for Original Research sponsored by the Educational Foundation of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. His research and publications are on the subject of wound healing and scar tissue and more recently on cosmetic surgery. He is also Clinical Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery at the State University of New York at Buffalo, and has been very actively involved in the teaching and training of plastic surgeons locally and abroad.

Teaching Appointments

Lecturer in Anatomy, Makerere Medical School, University of East Africa for two years, September 1968 to September 1970
Codirector Plastic Surgery Residency Program at Buffalo Mercy Hospital 1975-1985
Attending Plastic Surgeon at Veteran’s Hospital, Buffalo, New York
Clinical Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery, State University of New York at Buffalo
Chief, Division of Hand Surgery, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo
Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery at Mercy Hospital
Board of Directors, J. Sutton Regan Cleft Palate Clinic
International Consultant Cosmetic Surgery, Indraorastha, Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi
Visiting Professor, Plastic Surgery, Christian Medical College, Ludhiana Punjab, India
Visiting Professor Plastic Surgery, University of Baroda India
Visiting Professor Plastic Surgery, Post Graduate Plastic Surgery Department, King Edward Memorial Hospital, University of Lucknow, Lucknow, India
ETHICON Cosmetic Surgery Professor, Association of Plastic Surgeons of India

Publications and Presentations

Dr. Bhangoo has presented papers and lectured at many national and international meetings and is a visiting Professor to several universities in India. He is the recipient of the prestigious ETHICON Visiting Professor in Cosmetic Surgery awarded by the Association of Plastic Surgeons of India. Dr. Bhangoo is frequently and regularly invited to India and South East Asia to conduct workshops and instructional courses in Cosmetic Surgery and deliver guest lectures.

Affiliations & Memberships

Society Memberships

Registered by Uganda Medical Board
Registered by Zambian Medical Board
Full Registration by General Medical Council of Great Britain
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Fellow of the Royal College of Edinburgh
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
Fellow of the Intranational College of Surgeons, Vice Regent, N.Y.
Fellow of the Interamerican College of Physicians and Surgeons
Fellow of the International Societies of Cosmetic Surgery
Fellow of International Academy of Medical Sciences
Member of the British Medical Association
Member of the Erie County Medical Society
Member of the New York State Medical Society
Member of the American Medical Association
Member of the Plastic Surgery Society of Upstate New York
Member and Past President of the Buffalo Plastic Surgery Society
Member of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
Member of the Shusruta Society of Plastic Surgery
Member of the American Burn Association
Founder Member Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons
Member of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Member of the American Society of Liposuction Surgery
Life Member Association of Plastic Surgeons of India
Life Member Association of Surgeons of India
Member of the Lipoplasty Society of N. America
Member of the International Society of Cosmetic Laser Surgery
Chairman New York Chapter International Academy of Medical Sciences
Member Indian Association of Aesthetic Surgery

Staff & Facilities

Skin Care Products

Our office offers state-of-the-art skin care treatment. We offer the latest techniques in facial micropeels and carry a wide range of skin care products.

Having a smooth, clear complexion is an attribute of physical attractiveness. Advances in Skin Care Products and nonsurgical skin care treatments have been the most significant breakthrough in facial rejuvenation in recent years.

Almost everyone has something about the appearance of their skin that they would like to improve. Recent skin care developments now enable Physicians and Skin Care Specialists to provide products and procedures that can achieve results never before thought to be possible.

At our Skin Care Center of WNY, we now offer you state-of-the-art products and latest treatments for skin care rejuvenation.

Skin Care Products when supplemented by skin MicroPeel® when necessary will give immediate results, such as:

• May give fresher appearance
• May increase smoothness
• May reduce wrinkles
• May even skin tone
• May reduce pigment (age) spots
• May correct sun damaged skin
• May improve acne prone skin

Newer Skin Care Products will help correct dark circles under eyes.

For further Information call our office at 716-826-4800.

Kulwant S. Bhangoo MD, FACS

4 Cazenovia Street, Buffalo, NY,
14220-1794, US

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