Know Dr Mahadik

Parag Mahadik


Dr Parag Mahadik is a highly regarded medical practitioner in Sydney with his 18 yrs of a vast and diverse surgical experience. Out of his 14 long years of Plastic Surgical experience, 10 years have been spent in Australia in the same specialty of Plastic Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery.

He moved to Sydney in 2008 as a specialist Plastic Surgeon and a Micro surgeon from India. Since then, he has been an esteemed surgeon member of various Plastic Surgery units in major tertiary hospitals across NSW. He is affiliated to the Plastic Surgery department at Westmead Hospital, which services the entire Western Area Health District of NSW.

His dual specialist qualifications ( General Surgery and Plastic Surgery ) from India, bring in the wealth of surgical volume in terms of numbers, while his Australian experience decorates it with high quality finesse. The end result is nothing less than perfection.


Last 10 yrs of his surgical practice in Australia, predominantly focuses on Plastic Surgery, Facial surgery and Cosmetic Surgery. He has performed thousands of operations of the face, body, breast and hands He has had extensive experience in reconstructions of the Breast, Head and Neck, Lower extremity and in Facial trauma . He has bought to life hundreds of faces, deformed from cancer, disease or accidents. As a trusted & reputed microsurgeon, he automatically has that attention to detail, finesse in work and the necessary patience. We believe, these attributes finally reflect in our patient outcomes which is far more important to us than just a sweet talk.

For up skilling his Cosmetic Surgery experience he has worked alongside with many renowned Cosmetic Plastic surgeons in Australia over the time. His microsurgery skills helped him immensely into this gradual transformation into an aesthetic surgeon. His cosmetic surgery work in most areas of Breast, Body, Face and the Genitalia , hence has become very refined and accepts nothing less than perfection. As commonly believed , “Enhancing beauty, out of normal form is easy for someone who recreates form and beauty which is not existent”

Another important thing that sets him apart from others is the art of listening than lecturing . That stems from his experience working with people from different cultures and knowing that different people may have very different concerns . At Esmee, we believe that ,understanding patients means understanding everything around them to be able to customise a treatment plan tailored to their needs. Dr Mahadik also believes that ‘ patients are more happier if you incorporate their own ‘taste’ into the aesthesis’ .

This eye for detail , the finesse and the wealth of experience makes him an ‘artist’ when it comes to sculpting beautiful faces and bodies.


Dr Mahadik , has a keen interest in innovative clinical research. Concepts of beauty constantly change and so does technology . In order to offer the most recent and the best cosmetic techniques to his patients , he travels around the globe visiting the pioneers and attendng aesthetic surgery meetings.

His new techniques have been accepted and applauded for research presentations nationally and internationally, by reputed medical organisations like the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons and New Zealand Association of Plastic Surgeons.

Teaching and Mentorship

He is heavily involved in teaching activities for the medical students from University of Sydney and University of Notre dam. He also provides teaching sessions to Emergency Physicians and supervises junior doctors of the NSW Department of Health on Plastic Surgery rotations.

Mateship and Giving back

Friendship or mateship is about being together, helping mates and fellow colleagues all along the way. Dr Mahadik has headed many social and professional organisations and is known for his team building skills.

He runs a charity for ‘ the girl child ‘ along with his wife who is a Gynaecologist.

Royal Australasian College of surgeons – Annual Scientific congress – 2017
  • De-epithelialised Triangle Design – Functional tongue reconstruction in total glossectomy
  • De-epithelialized dermal hillock – use in extensive combined upper and lower lip defects
  • DIEA Flag flap – extensive sarcoma excision defect ( 47 x 25 cm pedicle flap single stage on DIEA pedicle)
  • Perforator flaps for perineum reconstruction – our experience.
International Course on Perforator Flap – 2016
  • Perineum reconstruction – perforator flaps a better option
  • Bilateral IPAP ( Internal pudendal Artery ) Propellar Flaps for Extensive Sacral Pressure Sore
New-Zealand association of Plastic Surgeons – July 2016
  1. Case report – Propellar Flap for sacral pressure sore
  2. Neurogenic pressure sore management by perforator flaps and a modified nursing protocol
Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS ) Brisbane 2015 –
  1. Superiorly based Sural Artery flap – Knee joint resurfacing
New-Zealand association of Plastic Surgeons ( Queenstown 2015 )
  1. Perforator flaps for lower Limb – Moving away from free flaps
  2. Perineal reconstructions with local perforator flaps
  3. Sural Artery Angiosome Flaps – One shpot option for leg defects
Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS ) – Gold coast 2008:
  1. Perforator Flaps for Back Reconstruction
  2. Allocombo graft – a TMH Experience
  3. Versatility of a pedicled ALT Flap
ISRM (Indian Society Of Reconstructive Microsurgery) 2008 :
  1. Functional outcome after microvascular tongue reconstruction
Mumbai Society Of Plastic Surgery :
  1. Microvascular Breast Reconstruction
  2. Tongue Reconstruction – Our Experience
Grand round presentations : –

General Surgery – India

  • – Diabetic foot – pathophysiology and management.
  • GORD

  • – Choledochal cyst – presentation and management
  • – Genitourinary tuberculosis
  • Plastic Surgery – India

  • – Pectoralis major myocutaneous flap ( 2005 )
  • – Gracilis myocutaneous flap – Horizontal paddle reliability ( 2007 )
  • – Superficial inferior epigastric flap ( 2007 )
  • – Cheek reconstruction – choices ( 2008 )
  • – Auricular reconstruction for microtia ( 2006 )
  • Plastic Surgery – Australia

  • – Wide awake flexor tendon repair ( Liverpool H.- 2009 )
  • – Flaps – head to toe ( Liverpool H – 2008)
  • – Lower limb reconstruction ( Liverpool H. – 2009 )
  • – Knee reconstruction – a new fasciocutaneous flap ( Westmead H. – 2009 ) – Sural artery angiosome and flaps ( Nepean H. 2011 )
  • – Reconstruction after partial glossectomy ( Royal Darwin H. – 2010 )
  • – Ligament injuries of the thumb ( Westmead H. 2012 )
  • – Phalangeal fractures and their managements ( Westmead H. – 2012 )
  • – Fingertip injuries and repair ( Westmead H.- 2012 )
  • – Metacarpal fractures (Westmead H.- 2012 )
  • – PIP joint and dislocations – to understand and treat ( Westmead H.- 2012 )
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