About us

Our practice is located in Darwin, Northern Territory and offers the following services:

Cosmetic surgery

  • Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tucks)
  • Breast Reduction and Breast lift (Mastopexy)
  • Breast Augmentation (Breast implants)
  • Eyelid rejuvenation / Eyelid reduction (Blepharoplasty)
  • Prominent Ear Correction / Bat Ear correction (Otoplasty)
  • Face lifts and Neck Lifts
  • Liposuction

Post massive weight loss or post bariatric surgery

  • Post weight loss abdominoplasty
  • Arm reductions
  • Inner thigh reduction
  • Body lifts

Hand surgery

  • Dupuytrens contracture
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Ganglion surgery
  • Trigger fingers
  • Surgery for arthritis

Emergency Hand surgery

  • Injury to the hands and work cover injury including nerve, tendon, ligament injuries, fractures of the bones, and combination injuries
  • Injury to the finger tips and nail beds
  • Loss of the fingers or amputation

Congenital Hand surgery

  • children born with extra digits, or fused digits (Syndactyly) or abnormally shaped fingers

General reconstruction

  • Breast reconstruction
  • Scar and Burns surgeryEyelid reduction
  • Correction of contracture

Skin cancer surgery and skin lesions surgery

  • skin cancers especially on the face or in areas that need specialised reconstruction,
  • skin cancers needing flaps grafts or other reconstructive techniquesOtoplasty (Prominent ears)
  • interest in basal cell cancer (BCC) , squamous cell cancer (SCC) and melanoma (MM)
  • benign (Non cancerous) skin lumps and bumps like moles and fatty lumps

Non invasive cosmetic techniques

  • injections for wrinkles (Dermal filler)
  • Filler injections (Juvaderm)
  • dermabraision

Successful outcomes in plastic and reconstructive surgery

Dr. Ravi Mahajani is a member of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, The Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons, the Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, the Australian Hand Surgery Society AMA NT and previously the Australian and New Zealand Burns Association. He has been in private and public consultant plastic surgical practice since 2003 and has a commitment for consistent, successful outcomes in plastic and reconstructive surgery.

Dr. Mahajani is a qualified Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon in Australia and is a member of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). You may contact the society on 1300 367 446 or visit www.plasticsurgery.org.au to ascertain further information.

As a Member of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons, The Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the Australian Hand Surgery Society, Dr. Mahajani keeps up to date with the latest surgical innovations at annual conferences as well as playing a role in educating and mentoring young doctors.

He regularly attends accredited meetings in Australia and consults in both Darwin and Adelaide.

Qualified and about Dr Mahajani

Dr Mahajani grew up in Darwin attending St Mary's primary school followed but Nightcliff and Casuaring High Schools. He was awarded a top 10 scholarship and studied medicine at the University of Adelaide. Dr. Mahajani received his M.B.B.S. from the University of Adelaide. Upon completion, he underwent an internship, basic surgical training followed by advanced training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery under the auspices of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons.In 2003, he was awarded the FRACS, fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He was in private practice in Adelaide, and held consultant appointments at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital and the Womens and Childrens hospital in Adelaide. For family reasons, he moved back to Darwin. In Darwin when he started, he was the only plastic and reconstructive surgeon and was the first Head of Department of Plastic Surgery at the Royal Darwin Hospital. He started the Darwin Day Surgery with two Nursing collegues. The Darwin Day Surgery was awarded the Telstra Business of the Year (microbusiness ) after 2 years of operation. Dr Mahajani is also a reserve officer with the Royal Australian Navy. His foundation is his family including Dr Ketaki Mahajani (wife) Sara and Sohan his children, his both parents and inlaws. His father, Dr Mahajani FRCS, FRACS, a general surgeon, sometimes assists Dr Mahajani.

Plastic, reconstructive and cosmetic surgery

Dr. Mahajani is the only Darwin Plastic surgeon who is a member of the Australian Hand Surgery Society, The Australian Society of Plastic Surgeon and the Australian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Mahajani’s work at his private practice in Darwin, Northern Territory encompasses a balance of plastic, reconstructive and cosmetic surgery. He has a particular reconstructive interest in  hand surgery and skin cancer surgery. His interest in cosmetic surgery includes the list above.

He is a consultant and visiting medical officer in plastic and reconstructive surgery to the following hospitals:

  • Gove District Hospital (public and private)
  • Queen Elizabeth Hospital Adelaide (public)
  • Royal Darwin Hospital (public and private)
  • Darwin Day Surgery (private)
  • Darwin Private Hospital (private)
  • RAAF Edinburgh Hospital (private)
  • Western Community Hospital Adelaide (private)

Commitment to patient care

As a plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Dr. Mahajani is committed to patient care. Our primary objective is to provide you with the most cost effective procedures, safest and least invasive procedures. Our practice also offers dermal fillers and skin check services.

Dr. Mahajani’s aim is to provide the most outstanding care to his patients with the highest standards possible in all aspects of their pre-operative and post-operative management. He believes that it is very important to be comfortable and have confidence in the surgeon of your choice and that individual needs are fully assessed and every option considered. He emphasises that a patient should feel that he or she has been provided with a complete and detailed explanation of a procedure and all the risks and complications associated with it. He believes that at the end of a consultation, a patient should feel happy and satisfied that his or her best interests are well looked after. We also feel if you have any doubts, to consult widely including having second opinions. Dr Mahajani is also happy to suggest where he cannot a patient that he discusses this frankly with a patient and tries to help the patient including referrals to other practitioners.

Northern Plastic Surgery (NT) Pty Ltd is a purpose designed medical practice offering personalised care, discreet and professional environment. We provide safe and the most appropriate medical care to ensure that patients enjoy the experience as well as the results. The staff at our private practice is highly qualified, friendly and caring. We recognise that your comfort is very important; and we provide personal attention and quality service in a sophisticated setting.

Contact us if you have any queries

It is our commitment to provide you with the most comprehensive information to assist you in making an informed decision. We aim to deliver the highest standard of quality patient care and services, therefore, you will have our continual support prior to and after your surgery. After your surgery, if you have any queries, concerns or problems, we are at your service. In an event of an emergency, you can contact Dr. Mahajani by phoning the practice on 08 89814500.

Please contact us on (08) 8981 4500 for any queries or for an appointment at our office.