About Us


Dr. Bobby Arun Kumar

Cosmetic Surgeon

Dr. Bobby A. Kumar, Cosmetic Surgeon MB, BS (UNSW) BSc (UNSW) FACCS, provides natural and aesthetic Cosmetic Surgical and Non-Surgical procedures in Sydney, NSW Mid North Coast (Kempsey & Port Macquarie) and Adelaide.

Cosmetic Surgery is now common and accessible to many patients. Common procedures are:

• Breast Augmentation/Implants

• Breast Reduction

• Breast Lift

• Male Breast Reduction

• Face Lift and/or Neck Lift

• Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty), and

• Liposuction.

For most patients, the decision to have Cosmetic Surgery is a significant and important step. The goal is usually to enhance, improve, restore or correct an individual’s self image. This decision is not taken lightly at Bare Aesthetics Cosmetic Surgery Clinics; priority is given to providing patients with all the information required to make an informed decision.

ABOUT US

Dr. Bobby Arun Kumar, Cosmetic Surgeon, completed both his Medical and Science degrees at the University of New South Wales, successfully graduating from Medicine in 1990.

Dr. Bobby Kumar has been a medical practitioner in both public and private health for over 23 years. His surgical training and career has encompassed training in Paediatric surgery, Gastrointestinal surgery, General surgery and Cardiothoracic surgery.

Dr. Bobby Kumar developed a passion for Cosmetic and Restorative Surgery, pursuing this interest by completing a two year post graduate Surgical Fellowship with the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery. This is the only training programme specifically in Cosmetic Surgery, incorporating both rigorous academic training and 1:1 mentoring by Australia’s leading Cosmetic and Plastic Surgeons.

Dr. Bobby Kumar is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery and is an International Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.

Dr. Bobby Kumar has worked extensively in Cosmetic Surgery for the last 8 years, gaining comprehensive experience in facial, breast and abdominal surgery and performing over 2000 surgical procedures during his medical career. He also brings his extensive knowledge and experience to non-surgical facial rejuvenation procedures including Anti Wrinkle treatment and Dermal Fillers.

Dr. Bobby Kumar regularly attends both Australian and International conferences in order to maintain his up to date knowledge of techniques and skills. He has also presented talks at Australian conferences regarding Cosmetic Reconstructive surgery. He is a leading co-author in published works in international journals and textbooks. Dr. Bobby Kumar performs surgery under either general anaesthesia or sedation with an anaesthetist and in accredited operating facilities. As a perfectionist focused on optimal patient care and safety, he also brings his artistic eye to creating natural and aesthetically pleasing results.

PUBLICATIONS

PUBLISHED WORKS

Kumar, B.A & Hodgkinson, D.J (2008), Periareolar Technique for Correction and Augmentation of the Tuberous Breast. In: Shiffman, M (ed), Breast Augmentation: Principles and Practice, 1st edition, Springer Publishing, Berlin, Heidelberg, Chap.39 pp: 321-328

Kumar, B.A & Hodgkinson, D.J (2009), Special Topic: Experience with Facelifting after Failed Barbed Sutures. The Am. Journal of Cosmetic Surg. 26(1)

Kumar, B.A (2009), Open Facelift after Closed Barbed Suture Failure. Journal of Cosmetic Surgery & Medicine. 4(3)

RECENT PAPERS PRESENTED AT CONFERENCES

“Periareolar Technique for Correction and Augmentation of the Tuberous Breast Deformity” Australasian Cosmetic Surgery Conference, Melb. 2007

“Multipurpose Dermal Fat Graft” Australasian Cosmetic Surgery Conference, Melb.2007

“A Review of Open Facelift After Closed Barbed Suture Failure” Australasian Cosmetic Surgery Conference, Gold Coast.2008

“Betadine is Breast” Australasian Cosmetic Surgery Conference, Gold Coast. 2008

STUDIES PERFORMED

“Umbilical and Periumbilical Infections in Neonates leading to Surgical Sequelae of the bowel (NEC bowel)” Westmead Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

“Periventricular Haemorrhage in Ex Premature Neonates and Surgical Management” Westmead Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

“Repeated CSF Drainage for Premature Neonatal Hydrocephalus and Correction of Electrolyte and Volume Imbalance by CSF Nasogastric Feeding” Westmead Neonatal Intensive Care Unit