Highly Trained and Experienced Plastic Surgeon and Hand Surgeon

Meet Dr. Lakshman

Dr. Shankar Lakshman  is the principal plastic surgeon and founder of Pasadena Surgeons. He is known in the greater Los Angeles and Pasadena areas as the “Mommy Makeover Specialist” and has recently been seen on the popular TV show “The Doctors” on CBS. Founded and launched in 2006, Pasadena Surgeons is the premiere plastic surgery office serving the Pasadena and Los Angeles areas.

Dr. Lakshman’s focus of specialty is the popular Mommy Makeover, combining multiple treatments to turn back the clock on the physical changes caused by breast feeding and pregnancy. The procedure includes breast augmentation, tummy tuck, liposuction, and optionally, the Brazilian Butt Lift. His unique and extensive training and background ensures safe, consistent and beautiful results for his patients. As the only surgeon for his practice, he gives personal attention to each patient, ensuring a positive and pleasant experience.

What distinguishes Dr. Lakshman from his peers is his dual board certification in both Plastic Surgery and Surgery of the Hand. His number one goal is for you to, “regain and maintain your youthful look.”

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Our Practice

In addition to their high qualifications and experience, Pasadena Surgeons strives to offer the most affordable prices not only in the metro area but in the state of California. We offer convenient package pricing with no hidden fees. We believe that affordable plastic surgery means VALUE for our patients.

Pasadena Surgeons offers complimentary consultations. It is our belief that being available to both new and former patients is key to helping you make the most informed decisions about enhancing your beauty with cosmetic surgery. At your consultation, we will discuss your goals as well as answer any questions you may have. We are here to help inform and educate you as well as come up with a plan that will put you into the body you have always wanted.

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Tummy Tuck Or Liposuction, Which One Is Right For You?

A tummy tuck removes fat AND excess skin. Liposuction removes fat ONLY and relies on skin contraction and scarring beneath it to change the body contour.If your skin is loose, with stretch marks, then a tummy tuck is indicated. The extra skin will ...read more

Tummy Tuck After Childbirth

This is one of my favorite patients and what I think is probably one of my better tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) results.She is shown below preoperatively in the before photo. Her major concerns were the stretch marks, loss of skin quality and elasticity, the ...read more

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Best Plastic Surgeon Los Angeles – The DoctorsTV

Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Shankar Lakshman performed the procedures to remove or reduce the appearance of Holly’s scars free of charge.

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State-of-the-Art Accredited Facility

At HASC, highly skilled team of surgeons, anesthesiologists and specially trained nurses are dedicated to providing a comfortable environment for their patients, while delivering the highest quality of surgical care. HASC is a licensed freestanding surgical center located in the South Huntington Pavilion, adjacent to the Huntington Memorial Hospital campus. They are a multi-specialty facility and are accredited by both Medicare and the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC).

As a joint venture, HASC is part of a fast-growing, nationwide trend toward outpatient surgeries being performed outside of hospital operating rooms.

Office Details

Monday9 am - 5 pm
Tuesday9 am - 5 pm
Wednesday9 am - 5 pm
Thursday9 am - 5 pm
Friday9 am - 5 pm
SaturdayBy Appointment Only
Tel: 626.683.9080
Fax: 626.628.1714
10 Congress St, #360
Pasadena, CA 91105


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