Dr Subhas Gupta is an internationally recognized plastic and reconstructive surgeon, educator and researcher. He provides world-class comprehensive care for the aesthetic and reconstructive patients of Southern California and from around the world. He has performed numerous pioneering procedures in plastic surgery, and is a pioneer in complex reconstruction, skin substitutes, wound healing, and microsurgery.

Dr Gupta holds a PhD in medical informatics with expertise and active research projects in patient safety, wound healing, scar control, advanced technologies in wound care, nutrition in surgery, technology assessment, surgical quality assessment, and healthcare economics. He has been well recognized for his contributions to research in cosmetic surgery, minimally invasive techniques, laser surgery, informatics, outcomes assessment, and wound healing with funded fellowships, research grants, and paper/presentation awards from numerous specialty and national societies. He has published over 80 scientific articles and serves on several scientific review and editorial boards.

* Broad-based surgical training * Specialized Plastic Surgery training in aesthetic surgery, laser surgery, hand surgery, complex wound reconstruction * Leading surgical educator * Administrative surgical leadership * Patient Safety in Surgery * High reliability surgical team design * Medical and Regulatory Affairs management

Subhas Gupta’s Experience

  • Vice President, Medical Affairs at Kythera Biopharmaceuticals
    May 2012
    Providing Medical Affairs expertise in support and development of working towards FDA approval of novel biopharmaceuticals; Manage medical affairs study development through execution; Manage medical publication planning and execution; Design medical affairs communication keeping a constant check on the most current regulatory guidance, ultimately leading to the development of best practices in an MSL program.
  • Associate Chief of Surgical Services (Immediate Past Chief) at Loma Linda University Medical Center
    2011 – Present | Loma Linda, California
    Dr Subhas Gupta is responsible for managing the hospital’s medical staff members who are surgeons, facilitating the growth and development of the hospital’s various surgical services, and seeking out ways to provide better and safer health care for patients.
  • Chairman of the Department of Plastic Surgery atLoma Linda University
    June 2004
    I am responsible for providing overall leadership to the Department of Plastic Surgery and setting the direction of the department, including strategic planning, clinical practice, education, research, fiscal management, and faculty development as well as leading activities for new initiatives. As the Chairman, I need to understand the field of plastic surgery, drivers, values, emerging clinical trends, relationships to other specialties, and their significance for education, research and clinical service.
  • Clinical Research Director at The Department of Plastic Surgery – Loma Linda University
    August 2000
  • Director of the Comprehensive Wound Service atLoma Linda University Medical Center
    August 2000
  • Attending Plastic Surgeon – Aesthetic, Cosmetic, Breast, Hand, & Microsurgery at Loma Linda University Medical Center
    August 2000
  • Chief of Surgical Services at Loma Linda University Medical Center
    January 2008 – December 2011 | Loma Linda, California
  • Chairman, Operating Room at Loma Linda University Medical Center
    October 2007 – June 2011
  • Plastic Surgery Residency Program Director atLoma Linda University
    January 2004 – February 2011
  • Clinical Instructor at University of Nevada School of Medicine – Las Vegas
    July 1999 – August 2000
  • Plastic Surgery Fellowship at McGill University Health Centre
    July 1997 – June 1999
  • CEO – Chief Executive Officer, Founder, Presidentat I-Med, LLC
    June 1994 – March 1999
  • General Surgery Residency at McGill University Health Centre
    July 1992 – June 1997
  • Research Fellow / PhD Graduate Student atUniversity of Louisville School of Medicine
    July 1994 – June 1996

Medical Informatics research Plastic surgery research cosmetic surgery projects laser surgery techniques

Subhas Gupta’s Education

  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement
    2009 – 2009
    Executive Development Program
  • University of Nevada School of Medicine
    1999 – 2000
    Concentration: Hand Surgery, Microsurgery, Aesthetic Surgery
  • McGill University
    1988 – 1999
    MD, CM
    Concentration: Medicine, General Surgery, Plastic Surgery
  • University of Louisville
    1994 – 1996
    Concentration: Medical Informatics, Plastic Surgery Research
  • Mount Allison University
    1985 – 1988
    Concentration: Biology, Biochemistry

Subhas Gupta’s Interests & Activities

Clinical Expertise: Breast Reconstruction and Enhancement Brow and Eyelid Rejuvenation Complex Wound Reconstruction Customized Facelifts Hand and Microsurgery Minimally Invasive Facial Rejuvenation Scar Revision and Keloid Management