Dr. Shwetambara Parakh, MD

Dr. Shwetambara Parakh, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. Shwetambara Parakh, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Englewood, NJ and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from MS Ramaiah Med Tchg Hosp in 2002 and specializes in plastic surgery and general surgery.Read her story

370 Grand Ave Ste 202

Englewood, NJ 07631

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Wound Repair
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more than 46% of peers
Head and Neck Surgery
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more than 34% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
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more than 27% of peers

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Dr. Parakh's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Parakh "I was born and raised in India, educated under the able guidance of my doctor parents who taught me that success is possible if you work hard and dedicate yourself to it. They taught me by example. Every satisfied patient that left their doors was a standing example of their dedication towards their work. With these ideas in mind, I went to medical school at M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, which is among the top 5 private medical schools in India. After graduating at the top of my class (1st division), in my constant quest for improvement, I decided to travel to United States to pursue further training in the field of my passion – Surgery. While going through general surgical training at New York Presbyterian Queens Hospital, I discovered a growing interest in Plastic Surgery. Medicine is as much an art as a science and no specialty reinforces this more than Plastic and Reconstructive surgery. I was accepted at the highly competitive plastic surgery training at the combined program of Cornell and Columbia Universities at New York Presbyterian Hospital. I also trained at Manhattan eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, Lenox Hill Hospital, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Hospital for Special Surgery. This top-notch training taught me the classical tried and tested as well as newest and most advanced techniques in aesthetic surgery. After my training I joined Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, Massachusetts where I was also assistant professor at Tufts Medical School. I worked there for a few years at a Level 1 Trauma center performing a broad spectrum of aesthetic and reconstructive surgeries and teaching residents the art of plastic surgery."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Parakh "My philosophy is to develop individual treatment plan for each patient to ensure the most natural, long-lasting result that is harmonious with the rest of you. I take great pride in my work and provide the highest and safest standard of medical care to my patients."

2  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

10  Conditions Treated

  • Breast Ptosis
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Lipomas
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Vulvar Cancer

31  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • MS Ramaiah Med Tchg Hosp
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Cornell Univ
    Internship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Parakh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Hindi
  • English

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Dr. Parakh's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Parakh

4.7

Based on 31 reviews

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I can’t say enough good things about this practice. Dr. Parakh is hands down the most amazing person ever. She’s listens, she’s kind her bedside manner is unmatched. I had 2 sessions of CoolSculpting with her & I’m blown away by results! I’m so happy I did this....and her staff is superb! Natasha...Read More
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Dr Parakh did my non-surgical nose job and I love it! I was always unhappy with the bump and unevenness of my nose. I cannot believe what a difference this has made to my facial structure, especially my profile. She is definitely an expert injector and also very gentle. No pain! Highly, highly...Read More
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Dr Parakh is an amazing plastic surgeon! I had a consult with her and we both decided I needed some fillers and Botox… The results were exactly what I wanted I look a little more youthful and refreshed and people have noticed ,but I don’t look different… I am so glad I found her and I will...Read More
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I needed to feel better about myself and wanted to make changes in my tired and angry facial appearance. Consulting with Dr. Parakh was the best decision I could have made. I am now 10 days post Botox and fillers and I could not be happier!! Dr. Parakh is lovely and so very easy to speak to. She is...Read More
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Dr. Parakh is an amazing doctor. I received A+++ care during consult, surgery and recovery of breast reduction procedure. I had a reduction for medical reasons and I figured since I would be under general anesthesia, perhaps I would do an additional cosmetic procedure. Well, my results were...Read More
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