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Venkataram N. Mysore, MD, FISHRS


Venkat Charmalaya-Centre for Advanced Dermatology
Cunningham Classic, Cunningham Road crescent Opp Eden Park Hotel, Karnataka
Phone: 91-80-23392788
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Venkat Charmalaya-Centre for advanced dermaology
3437, 1 G cross, 7t Main, Vijaya Nagara, Bangaore 560040

Ph: 91-80-23392788

City office:M104, Cunningam Classic, Cunningham road Crescent, Opp Eden park Hotel, Bangalore 560052 Tel:91-80-41148848

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Venkataram Mysore  MD.DNB.DipRCPath(Lond) FRCP(Glasgow) is a unique combination of Hair transplant Surgeon-dermatologist, dermatopathologist ,- a  dermatologist from India who has  qualifed from Royal college of pathologists,London , conferred Fellowship from Royal College Glasgow, and  International mentor status from American society of Dermatosurgery.

He started Hair Transplantation practice in 2001 after obtaining training with Dr Jung Chul Kim, Alex Ginzburg(Israel) and  at Orlando Live surgery workshop. He has performed over 2500 hair transplants and is an expert in all forms of Hair transplantation- FUT, FUE, Body hair transplant. , repeat transplants. He has delivered lectures and conducted sessions on hair transplantation all over the world inncluding ISHRS meetings at Sydney, Montreal, Alaska, world congress of Dermatology Buenous Aires, Seoul, International congress of dermatology Prague, ESCAD Gothenberg, IACD meetings at Cancun, Athens, DASIL meetings Malta and  IMCAS Bangkok in addition to over 50 lectures all over India including orations at Chennai and Shillong. He has trained scores of doctors  in hair transplantation and runs a university acredited program on aesthetic dermatology.

He is the author of a text book on dermatology, dermatopathology , editor in chief of a major text book on  Cutaneus surgery & Journal of Cutaneus and Aesthetic Surgery(2007-2010) , and author-Editor of CD atlas on dermatopathology . He is the  President Assocaition of Hair restoration Surgoens(India), Chairman Assembly of National Affiliated Aesthetic Societies, President of Cutaneus  Surgeons of India2011-2013, Chairman , Therapeutic Guidelines committee,IADVL and President elect, Association of hair restorations surgeons, India. He is a member of training committee, and taskforce on finasteride adverse effects, Faculty , Dermatopathology Fellowship Program Asian Academy of Dermatology, and member of editorial board of five indexed journals. He has published  66 papers,  five books  for community education, and  a documentary on vitiligo “ Towards light”.

He had basic training in hair transplantation during a fellowship at the Hair research centre, University of Taegu, Korea under Dr. Jung Chul Kim-a pioneer in the field of hair transplantation. Dr. Venkataram Mysore performs follicular unit hair transplantation using the no Touch technique with KNU implanters- a method uniquely suitable for Asian hair.His knowledge of dermatopathology gives him a unique advantage in the management of different hair disorders.He also has attended live surgery workshops in Orlando and annual ISHRS workshop at chicago . His team of assistants has been trained by Dr. Alex Ginzburg from Israel.
After his return to India, he has set up Venkat skin, cosmetic  and hair institute-which seeks to provide worldclass facilities for skin and hair diseases. Apart from hair transplantation , the centre also provides other cometic procedures such as liposuction,aptos thread lifts,Botox, fillers, laser hair removal,phototherapy for vitiligo and psoriasis.
He recently presneted a paper on Hair transplantation-Indian expereince at the Sydney conference of ISRSH 2005.

Education, ISHRS Fellowship Training Programs, & Board Certifications: 

2013  FRCP Glasgow

1995; DipRCPath - Royal College Of
Pathologists. U.K. (Dermatopathology)
1988; M.D.
1987; Diplomate of national board
1985; DVD
1981 :MBBS

Memberships & Affiliations: 

President Of Associations:National

a) The President of Association of Cutaneus Surgeons (India)2010-2013 Apr

b) President elect, Association of Hair Restoration Surgeons, India 2012-2013

c) President , Karnataka branch(IADVL)  2012-2013


Chairman of Associations: International


a) Chairman, Assembly of National societies, ANAS in the Dermatologists and Aesthetic surgeons International League (DASIL)   2012-


10a(G).  Other Positions of a national Association/Professional Society: International

a)Member, training Committee, International society of Hair Restoration surgeons 2009-

b)  Faculty , Dermatopathology Fellowship Program Asian Academy of Dermatology 2011-

Proposed as a International Mentor in Dermatosurgery, American Society of Dermatosurgery.


a)  Chairman Therapeutic guidelines Committee IADVL  2012

b) Convener, Taskforce on Standard Operative procedures, IADVL  2012

c) Convener of taskforce on dermatosurgery 2006-2009,

d) Convener Special Interest Group Dermatopathology IADVL 2009-2011

e) Zonal representative(South) Dermatopathology society of India 2011-2013

f)VicePresident Karnataka Branch (IADVL) 2010-2012

g)Chairman ethical committee, Association of Hair restoration Surgeons,India 2009-2011






  1. Editor in Chief , ACSI Text book of Cutaneus and Aesthetic surgery 2010-
  2. Editor in chief of Journal of Cutaneus and Aesthetic surgeons.(pub med indexed) 2007-2010
  3. Editorial Board Member, SKINMED
  4. On the editorial boards of :

i)Indian journal of dermatology,

ii) Indian online dermatology journal,

iii)Journal of Cutaneus and Aesthetic surgery and

iv) International journal of Trichology.

  1. Section editor, Dermatosurgery, IADVL textbook of Dermatology





Member (Diplomate), Royal college of Pathologists, UK

International Fellow of American Academy of Dermatology

Member, International society for hair restoration Surgery

Member, International Society of dermatology

Member, European society of cosmetic dermatology

Member, Dermatologists and aesthetic surgeons League(DASIL)

Member, International Academy of Cosmetic Dermatology

Fellow. Asian Academy of Dermatovenereology



Indian Association of dermatologists, Venereologists, Leprologists (IADVL)

Association of Cutaneus surgeons(India)

Association of Hair restoration Surgeons(India)

Dermatopathology Society of India

Trichology Society of India

Teledermatology Society of India

Vitiligo Society of India

Contact Dermatitis and Occupational Dermatology Society India

Cosmetic Dermatology Society Of India


Publications & Presentations: 

Training & courses:
2005 -Sydney conference of ISHRS
2003-Live surgery workshop on hair transplantation ,Orlano
2002 - hair transplantation, Chicago,
2002 - laser and cosmetic surgery-Triest, Italy           
2001 - Hair transplantation, Korea
1998,2000 - Dermatosurgery, Oman
1999 -Laser surgery, Amsterdam
1995 - dermatopathology, Wales
1994 - dermatopathology, Hammersmith
Hospital, London
1990 - New Jersey school of medicine
Cambden. USA

160  papers  and presentations



  1. Chief Editor, ACS (I) Text book of Cutaneus and aesthetic surgery. Jaypee Publications New Delhi 2012.The book has 71 chapters by  100 authors, 950 pages

 2. Standard guidelines of care in dermatosurgery, In J Dermatol venereol Leprol    2010. S1--202

3. Fundamentals in pathology of skin, BI publications New Delhi first edition  

In 2003; 2nd edition 2005; European edition in Sep 2005;3rd edition 2007

 4. Chief author and editor, Dermatological diseases-a practical approach. BI  

     Publications; New Delhi, book for undergraduates and practitioners 2007



Contributions of Chapters for text books:

  1. Chapter on “Methods in vitiligo surgery” in Text book of dermatosurgery. (Niti Khunger, Koushik Lahiri, Venkataram Mysore) Ed.William Hancke. London,  Elsevier  2009
  2.  Chapter on “ hair transplantation” in the World Congress of dermatology Book on dermatology Seoul 2011 (Coauthor along with Tommy Hwang)
  3. Chapters on Hair transplantation and Liposuction in “Dermatosurgery-step by step approach by Dr VN Sehgal 2006 Jaypee publishers New Delhi;reprint 2008
  4. ACS (I) Text book of Cutaneus and aesthetic surgery. Jaypee Publications New Delhi 2012.

First author/Solo author:

  1. Follicular Unit  Hair transplantation,
  2.  New methods of hair transplantation,
  3. Overview of vitiligo surgery
  4. Fractional lasers

Below chapters were coauthored by me as second/third author

  1. Liposuction,
  2.  Evidence based aesthetic practice,
  3. Approach to management of  acne surgery
  4. Approach to management of ageing skin
  5. Local anesthesia
  1. Two chapters-Over view of hair transplantation, liposuction in IADVL text book of Dermatology, Bhalani publications, 2013( due for release)
  2. Use of Internet in dermatological practice-in “ Practice management issues “ Bhanuprakash Eds Jaypee pub.New Delhi

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Procedures Performed

Beards and Moustaches
Body hair transplantation
Burned scalp reconstruction
Ethnic hair
Female hair restoration surgery
Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE)
Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT)
Medical (non-surgical) management of hair loss for men
Medical (non-surgical) management of hair loss for women
Scar revision