C. U. "Kesh" Nawada MD, FACS

Winter Haven, FL, US
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About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

Dr. Nawada's Mission Statement is one and the same as his Practice Philosophy, which is: "To respect people with dignity and dedicate our service for the better lives of the people we serve."

Practice Specialization

Dr. Nawada's training in Plastic Surgery was in Aesthetics at all times, alongside the Reconstructive part of the field.  Eventually, as his Practice evolved, he decided to specialize in the Aesthetic, or Cosmetic Surgery side of his Plastic Surgery Practice, in Winter Haven Florida.

Procedures Performed:

  • Breast Surgery:  augmentation with implants, re-operation or correction, uplift, reduction.
  • Facial Surgery:  face lift-mini, mid, full, SMAS, or MACS lift.  neck lift, nose surgery, upper and lower eyelid surgery, prominent ear correction surgery, brow/forehead lift.
  • Body Contouring Surgery:  liposuction, lipectomy, tummy tuck-from mini, to full, to circumferential.  arm lift, thigh lift.  fat grafting, buttock augmentation, contour correction.
  • Laser Surgery & Therapies and Light-Based Technologies:  tunable erbium resurfacing laser technology, profractional-XC, combination treatments, like MicroLaserPeel + ProFractional therapy, and IPL for sun-damaged skin.
  • Supportive Minimally Invasive Therapies:  neuromodulators: botox cosmetic, xeomin, dysport.  Fillers: restylane, perlane, juvederm XC, juvederm plus, radiesse, and sculptra aesthetic.

Background & Certification

Board Certification

Certified by the American Board of Surgery, 1974, and is a Fellow since 1981.
Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery - 1976.
Both of these Boards, are recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS).

Professional Background

Undergraduate Degree - Mahatma Gandhi Memorial College (MGM College), Karnataka, India
M.D. - University of Mysore, Mysore Medical College, Karnataka, India
Internship - K.R. Hospital - Mysore, India
Internship - Lutheran Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
General Surgery
Residency 1 year - Saint Vincent Hospital, Erie, PA
General Surgery Residency - 4 year program - Saginaw

Affiliated Hospitals, Saginaw, MI
Fellowship in Burn Surgery - 6 month rotation - Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Residency - New Jersey College of Medicine & Dentistry, (NJCMD), Newark, NJ
Fellowship in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery - 6 month program, NJCMD, Newark, NJ
Clinical Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery - July 1975 to December 1976
Workshop - "Facial Rejuvenation by MACS Lift-A Cadaver Workshop" -April 19, 2007 - Javits Center, New York City

Teaching Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery - July 1975 to December 1976-NJCMD, Newark, N.J.

Awards & Honors

F.A.C.S. - Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
Castle & Connelly "America's Cosmetic Surgeons and Dentists - in Plastic Surgery
"Physician Of The Year Award" - Presented by Winter Haven Hospital - 1991

Affiliations & Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Winter Haven Hospital - Dr. Nawada has Full Privileges here.
Nawada Plastic Surgery-on-site Ambulatory Surgical Center.  Dr. Nawada owns his own, on-site, state licensed ASC, and works only with Board-Certified M.D. Anesthesiologists in every surgery.
One Surgeon, One Patient, at a time.  More extensive surgeries that require an overnight stay, are performed at Winter Haven Hospital.  Additionally if a patient has a medical condition, where her/his Primary Care or Specialist Physician approves, but cautions about risks, such as sleep apnea, the surgery will also be performed at the hospital.  If a patient comes from out of town, and has surgery at Nawada Plastic Surgery's ASC, or the hospital, Winter Haven Hospital has a Short Stay Unit, where Dr. Nawada's patients may stay overnight, or longer, if necessary.

Society Memberships

ASPRS-the American Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons-1974 to Present
ASPS-the American Society of Plastic Surgeons-1999 to Present
ASAPS-the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery-2000 to Present
ASLMS-American Society For Laser Medicine and Surgery-1999 to Present

Your Consultation

Dr. Nawada's Consultations are usually detailed in nature, including dialogue between himself and the patient, including History and Physicals, discussion of procedures and alternative lines of treatments and risks.

Staff & Facilities

Surgical Facility

"Nawada Plastic Surgery". Dr. Nawada owns his own on-site Ambulatory Surgical Center, FL license # 1129. He also enjoys Full
Privileges at Winter Haven Hospital, which is one mile from our ASC.
Board-Certified M.D. Anesthesiologists in every surgery, After-Hour Post-Operative Care is Always available. In case of an Emergency, call Winter Haven Hospital at (863-293-1121). They will page Dr. Nawada for you, directly! Our ASC is inspected annually by the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA), and continuously keeps up with QUAPI, Risk Management and ever-changing and additions to regulations and trends. We are a member of the Florida Society of Ambulatory Surgical Centers (FSASC). Our Life Safety Systems are continuously monitored by Riteway Services, Inc. of Winter Park, FL.

Computer Imaging

Canfield Scientific-Mirror Imaging available

Skin Care Products

SkinCeuticals, Latisse

Languages Spoken

English. Additionally, one of our nurses fluently speaks Spanish.

Payment Options

All Credit Cards Accepted, Checks, Money Orders and Financing done by Care Credit.

C. U. "Kesh" Nawada MD, FACS

1121 1st St S, Winter Haven, FL,

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