Dr Lokesh Kumar is a post graduate in Surgery and Plastic Surgery from India’s premier Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research Chandigarh. He further received his Plastic surgery Training from various reputed hospitals in UK. On his return to India in 1993 he initially worked at Holy Family Hospital and later joined Apollo Hospital where he established the department of Plastic surgery.
Dr Lokesh Kumar has served as office bearer of various organizations in India and abroad. He is past President of Indian Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons and Past treasurer of Association of Plastic surgeon’s of India. He is current National Secretary of International society of Aesthetic Plastic surgery as well as a member of ISAPS Education Council and Fellowship committee and chairman of Patient safety committee. He is also a member of ISAPS Board as Trustee.
He is on editorial board of reputed Aesthetic Surgery Journal USA, which is the official journal of American society of Aesthetic Plastic surgery. He is also on editorial board of ISAPS News. He was Ethicon Professor in Cosmetic surgery for the year 2011-12.
After working for reputed Apollo Hospital in New delhi for past 18 years, Dr Kumar took the responsibility of creating Centre of Excellence of Plastic Surgery at Dr B L Kapur Memorial Hospital New Delhi. BLK is excellent modern super specialty Hospital located in the heart of the city. This is one of the fastest growing healthcare institutions in the country. He is at present Director and HOD of Department of Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery at this hospital and He heads division of Aesthetic Surgery.