Mr Chandrashekar graduated from Mysore University in 1989 and was awarded Master’s in surgery, post-graduate qualification in Surgery by Bangalore University in 1992.
He consolidated his surgical training on the higher surgical training programme of the Northern Deanery, Newcastle Upon Tyne. He was one of the first cohort of trainee surgeons in the country to be appointed on the Novel National Breast-Oncoplastic fellowship in 2002.
This was a “first of its kind” unique cross speciality training programme conceived by the British association of Plastic surgeons and the British association of Surgical Oncology and funded directly by the Department of Health. He has also visited several National and International centres of excellence including the Division of plastic surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA.
He was appointed to the post of Consultant Oncoplastic Breast surgeon at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital in 2003. He is also a Honorary senior lecturer in Clinical sciences at the University of Liverpool. He has practicing privileges at Spire Liverpool Hospital and also work's out of the Linda McCartney Breast Unit.
He is on the Specialist registry of the General Medical Council, and is a member of the Association of Breast Surgeons, British Association of Surgical Oncology, European society of surgical Oncology, and the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, UK.
Mr Chandrashekar is a Breast reconstructive, corrective, Oncoplastic and aesthetic breast surgeon and provides comprehensive breast surgical care for his patients. He constantly updates himself by regular active participation in National and International workshops and conferences and offers his patients the very latest and evidence based treatments. He is passionate about his work and tirelessly endeavours to innovate and advance the science and art of Breast-Oncoplastic surgery.