As a plastic surgeon, I provide microsurgical solutions for patients with a variety of complex defects, as well as a fair amount of cosmetic surgery. As the director of Ohio State’s Limb Preservation Program, I work to prevent amputations in patients who have severe wounds on their extremities. I also perform cancer reconstruction surgery for patients with breast cancer, head and neck cancer and cancer in their limbs.
I don’t see myself as just a service provider. My goal is to make sure that I connect with my patients on a deeper level while providing their healthcare needs.
The most rewarding part about my job is that I am able to make a difference in people’s lives. With all of the rules, regulations and paperwork that come with being a physician, it’s the opportunity to connect with my patients that makes me want to get up each morning and come to work.
- Member of the Association of Academic Surgeons, Plastic Surgery Research Council, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery
- Received the NEOUCOM Department of Surgery Research Award, 1999
- Received the John P. Minton Oncology Award, American College of Surgeons, 2000
- Named to the Castle Connolly list of “Regional Top Doctors,” 2016–2019
Procedures and Conditions I Treat
- Surgery, Plastic
- Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
- Breast Cancer
- Wounds and Injuries
- Cosmetic Techniques
- Breast Implants
- Botulinum Toxins
- Skin Cancers
- Dermatologic Surgical Procedures
Locations Where I Practice
181 Taylor Avenue
Columbus, OH 43203
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Education and Training
Bombay University Medical School
Akron General Medical Center
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Seth G.S. Medical College and Kem Hospital
Tata Memorial Hospital
Tata Memorial Hospital
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
University of Massachusetts
Summa Health Care System
American Board of Plastic Surgery
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Consulting and Related Relationships
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As of 11/21/2019, Dr. Chandawarkar has reported no relationships with companies or entities.