Dr Shagun Aggarwal (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon)
Dr Shagun Aggarwal is a Specialist Plastic Surgeon appointed at Sydney’s premier public hospitals including Royal Prince Alfred, Prince of Wales, and Royal Hospital for Women. He is one of the few plastic surgeons who is fellowship trained in both cosmetic surgery of the breast, body & face, as well as reconstructive microsurgery. As his private patient you can select to be treated at a range of Sydney’s premier hospitals including Sydney Adventist Hospital, Hunters Hill Private, Castlecrag Private and Chris O’Brien Lifehouse. Dr Aggarwal also has privileges at the Mater, North Shore Private and Strathfield Private Hospitals. Background Dr Aggarwal grew up in Sydney and graduated as Dux of James Ruse Agricultural High School. He completed his Bachelor of Science and Medical degrees from UNSW, graduating with First Class Honours. At UNSW he was awarded prizes for first place in Anatomy, Practical Anatomy and Medical Pharmacology. His passion and aptitude for anatomy, as well as his interest in art led him to pursue a career in Plastic Surgery. He undertook a year of General Surgery training, followed by 5 years of training in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery under the auspices of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS), resulting in his award of FRACS(Plast). Dr Aggarwal excelled in his years of training, receiving the John Lowenthal medal in 2010 when he completed a Master of Surgery through the University of Sydney. He was also awarded the Gordon Gordon-Taylor Medal for first place in Australia and New Zealand in the RACS Surgical Primary exams. In addition, Dr Aggarwal was awarded the Australian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS) Prize on 2 occasions for the best aesthetic essay in 2013 and 2014. After completing training Dr Aggarwal completed a number of fellowships, before returning to Sydney to commence his public and private practice. Dr Aggarwal is happily married – his wife, Dr Neha Aggarwala, is a specialist anaesthetist, and they have 2 young kids.
- Hospital Affiliations
- SAN Day Surgery
- Affiliated Clinics
- Mode Plastic Surgery
- Affiliated Organisations
- Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS)