We are a state of the art center for advanced care in dermatology and plastic surgery in Bangalore, India. First started in 2003, the center has risen to an international institute of excellence, and a pioneer in several fields including dermatology, hair transplantation, cosmetic surgery and more.
The Venkat Center is also a postgraduate training center with fellowship programmes recognized by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. At the Venkat center, it is our commitment to provide the best and latest in skin and plastic surgery care.

What’s different in Venkat Center?

Dr. Venkataram was one of the pioneers to introduce hair transplantation in India after training in Korea. Dr Jayashree similarly was a pioneer in tumescent liposuction after training in USA. Both of them grew to become internationally recognized authorities in their fields, and the center has performed over 3000 hair transplants and 1000 liposuction to date.

Dr. Aniketh is a board certified plastic surgeon, and one of the most extensively trained cosmetic surgeons in India with multiple fellowships from the best cosmetic surgery in places like Belgium, Dubai, Istanbul, USA. His areas of expertise include, Body contouring, Face Surgery, Rhinoplasty, Breast Surgery, Brazillian Butt Lift, Hair Transplantation, Varicose Veins, Reconstructive Surgery & Burn reconstruction.

They also introduced several other facilities such as lasers, aesthetic and skin treatments, to establish Venkat Center as a premier skin institute in India.

An Overview of the Facilities

Dr. Venkataram Mysore being honoured at GlassgowVenkataram Mysore is one of the foremost dermatologists in India and the world. He is a unique combination of dermatologist, dermatopathologist and hair transplant surgeon, with over 30 years of experience in different countries. He is the only Fellow of International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS), President, Association of Hair Restoration Surgeons India 2014, and the Chief-editor of books on Cutaneous & Aesthetic Surgery & Hair Transplantation.

He qualified as diplomat in dermatopathology of Royal college of pathologists, London in 1985 – the first Indian dermatologist to do so. He has received advanced training in cosmetic dermatology and dermatosurgery at different workshops in Malta, Amsterdam, Triest (Italy), Munich (Germany). His interest in hair transplantation led to a fellowship in Korea under Jung Chul Kim- a platinum follicle award winner of the International society of hair restoration. He has actively pursued this interest and has undergone further courses on the subject in Orlando, Chicago & Sydney.

Dr. Venkataram has served previously as the consultant dermatologist and head of dermatology at the Arabian Gulf University Medical college and Salmaniya medical complex, Bahrain. He has been a postgraduate teacher for over 13 years and has published /presented over 85 research papers. He has attended many international conferences as a guest speaker. He is also the author of 7 books including a text book – Fundamentals in dermatopathology. He is currently a member of American Academy of Dermatology and International Society of dermatology.

After return to India, Dr. Venkataram started Venkat Charmalaya – Centre for Advanced Dermatology. The center provides world class skin care for all skin diseases and cosmetic problems including treatment for baldness by hair transplantation and liposuction.

He is currently the President Elect of DASIL-Dermatologists and Aesthetic Surgeons International League. He was also awarded the prestigious Field Medal by the American Society of Dermatosurgery (ASD)- the first and only Indian to receive this honour. He was awarded the International appreciation from international league of dermatological societies, 2016. Read more…

Dr. JayashreeDr. Jayashree Venkataram has been honored as a founder member of Field Fournier Liposuction group in DASIL. She is a pioneer in cosmetogynaecology in India and has presented papers on liposuction in conferences in Dubai, Argentina, IMCAS, world congress of liposuction at Washington, European Academy of Dermatology, Gothenberg, World Congress of Cosmetic Dermatology, Cancun, Bangalore , DASIL Congresses South Africa, Malta , Vietnam , and Dubai, RECOGYN Delhi, Tehran in addition to various national congresses.

She has undergone training in laser feminine rejuvenation in Slovenia. She has also written chapters in four books and published papers on the subject, which are shown below. She is one of the very few women liposuction surgeons and has performed nearly 1000 liposuctions, with particular expertise in gynaecomastia. She uses power assisted liposuction and also performs laser lipolysis.

She is one of the first gynaecologists to start feminine rejuvenation and received Laser training at the Laser and Health Academy(LAHA), Slovenia. She uses Erbium YAG laser for feminine rejuvenation. Read more…

Dr. aniketh is the most highly trained plastic surgeon in indiaDr. Aniketh is a board certified plastic surgeon, and one of the most extensively trained cosmetic surgeons in India. Having graduated from St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore, with a Gold Medal, Dr. Aniketh went abroad on multiple fellowships to learn from the best in cosmetic surgery in places like Belgium, Dubai, Istanbul, USA. His areas of expertise include, Body contouring, Face Surgery, Rhinoplasty, Breast Surgery, Brazillian Butt Lift, Hair Transplantation, Varicose Veins, Reconstructive Surgery & Burn reconstruction. He has published 12 Journal articles, 8 chapters in textbooks, Co-edited textbook on hair transplantation & was awarded best paper at APSICON 2015.

He is life member of Association of Plastic Surgeons of India (APSI), Indian association of aesthetic plastic surgeons (IAAPS), Association of cutaneous surgeons of India (ACSI), Association of hair restoration surgeons of India (AHRSI) & the Venous Association of India (VAI). Read more…

Dr. Aniketh on rhinoplasty at CDSI-2018

Dr. Aniketh Speaking on Rhinoplasty at COSDERM India 2018

Dr. Aniketh was recently invited to the 22nd annual COSDERM India 2018 to share his expertise on Rhinoplasty. He provided an overview of rhinoplasty...
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Who are we?

The Venkat Center (formerly Venkat Charmalaya) was first established in Vijayanagar, Bangalore in 2003 by Dr. Venkataram Mysore and Dr. Jayashree Venkataram upon their...
Dr. Venkat is the leading authority on hair transplantation throughtout the world

Publications by Dr. Venkat

Dr. Venkataram is the Chief Editor of the first Indian textbook on hair transplantation. Dr. Aniketh was an assistant editor for the same book....
Presentations by Dr. Venkat

Presentations by Dr. Venkat

Middermacon Mumbai, August 2017: How to become a successful trichologist CDSI Congress Mumbai, July 2017: How to become a successful trichologist Haircon Ludhiana Arrectores pilorum- role in...