Verified Plastic Surgeon
 Dilip Gahankari

Dilip Gahankari

  • Advanced Aesthetics Gold Coast
  • Benowa, Queensland, Australia
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Dr Dilip Gahankari is an Australian qualified specialist Plastic Surgeon based on the Gold Coast. His experience, commitment and skill have seen him become one of the most respected names in plastic surgery today, both here in Australia and around the world.

With 21 years of experience as a Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Gahankari pursues the highest standards for surgical techniques and quality patient care.

Dr. Gahankari’s work at his private practice in Benowa, Gold Coast encompasses a balance of Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery. He specialises in minimal scar plastic surgery of the face, breasts and body, being keenly aware of the importance of short scars in modern plastic surgery and is dedicated to delivering a natural look.

Dr. Gahankari is an Associate Professor at the University of Queensland & Bond University & teaches undergraduate & post graduate medical students. He has published extensively in academic journals of international repute.

In addition, Dr. Gahankari volunteers his surgical skills with Australian overseas missions, in less privileged countries. Outside the operating room, this cricket tragic's other interests include trekking, photography and spending time with his young family.

Dr. Dilip’s commitment is to provide outstanding care to his patients with assurance of safety and quality in all aspects of their Plastic Surgery management. It is with this sincere philosophy that he performs every procedure.


Dr. Gahankari received his M.B.B.S. , Masters. Degrees in General Surgery & Plastic Surgery, from the University of Bombay. Upon completion, he underwent advanced training at the prestigious Canniesburn and Glasgow Royal Infirmary Hospitals, Scotland as a British Association Plastic Surgical Fellow. The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh conferred upon him the FRCS fellowship in General Surgery in 1999.
In 1999, Dr. Gahankari was invited to join Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane as a Hand Surgery Fellow and underwent further training as a Head and Neck and Burns Fellow at the Royal Brisbane Hospital. In 2003, he was awarded the FRACS, fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, in Plastic Surgery.