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The Single Most Important Factor in the Success of Cosmetic Surgery is the Surgeon You Select

Member of the American Society For Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons

The Mark of Distinction in Cosmetic Plastic Surgery

Since 1967, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery has been the world's leading organization in cosmetic surgery education and research. Our U.S. members are American Board of Plastic Surgery certified surgeons specializing in cosmetic surgery of the face and body.

Dr. Kulwant S. Bhangoo

Dr. Kulwant S. Bhangoo (MBCHB, FACS, FICS, FAIS, FRCS, [ENG, ED, GLASG]) is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon. He has been practicing Plastic Surgery since 1975. He is qualified in all aspects of Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery

Dr. Bhangoo has been practicing Plastic Surgery since 1975 and is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He received his Undergraduate Degree from the University of Cambridge, England and his Medical Degree from the University of East Africa .He then completed his Residency in Plastic Surgery at Mercy Hospital in Buffalo where he is currently the chief of Plastic Surgery. He is also Clinical Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery at the State University of New York at Buffalo

He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a Fellow of the International College of Surgeons and a Fellow of the International Academy of Medical Sciences. Dr. Bhangoo has presented papers and lectured at many national and international meetings and is a visiting Professor to several universities in India. Dr. Bhangoo is frequently and regularly invited to India and South East Asia to conduct workshops and instructional courses in Cosmetic Surgery and deliver guest lectures.

Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons

Presented to Doctor Bhangoo

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons ( is the largest organization of board-certified plastic surgeons in the world. Representing more than 7,000 physician members, the Society is recognized as a leading authority and information source on cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery.

Insurance Accepted

We accept many insurances, as well as a cosmetic rider for procedures in and out-patient. We also offer Care Credit as an option for payment


Patients of Dr. Bhangoo expect and receive the most professional, courteous, and thorough care. All information is kept completely confidential. Consultation with Dr. Bhangoo is precise and informative.

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We are currently accepting new patients. Please contact our office and (716)826-4800 to speak with our staff about a procedure



A Facelift is a surgical procedure which improves skin on the face which sags. This is done by removing extra fat on the face and tightening the muscles. This plastic surgery procedure takes a good amount of time, usually numerous hours. Most patients are back to work within 2 weeks. This procedure is very common for men and women, 35 years or older.


Rhinoplasty is a surgical procedure which remove bulges in your nose, change the shape of the tip of your nose, reshape the nose by increasing or decreasing its size, reducing the span of nostrils or changing the angle. This can also repair some breathing problems, which sometimes, will allow it to be covered by insurance. This plastic surgery procedure takes anywhere from 1 to several hours. Most patients are back to work within 2 weeks. This procedure is very common for men and women


Blepharoplasty is a surgical procedure which will remove excess fat, skin, and muscle in order to fix saggy upper eyelids and puffy bags below the eyes. This plastic surgery procedure can take anywhere from 1-3 hours. Patients typically can begin reading again after 3 days, back to work in less than 10 days and wearing contact lenses after 2 weeks.


Botox, Dysport, Juvederm, Perlane, Restylane. Safe and natural, cosmetic dermal fillers restore volume and fullness to the skin to correct moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, such as nasolabial folds, mouth, and lips. Results are reliable and instantaneous with minimal downtime. It is gentle and safe and typical results last 3 to 12 months



Breast augmentation is a surgical procedure performed in order to increase the size and/or alter the shape of a woman's breasts through the use of breast implants. This plastic surgery procedure typically takes anywhere from 1-2 hours. Most patients are back to work in a few days. Consult Dr. Bhangoo for details about your specific recovery time as every patient is different.


Breast reduction is a surgical procedure designed for women with very large breasts. Common problems caused by large breasts range from neck and back pain to breathing problems. This plastic surgery procedure removes fat, skin and tissue from the breasts, which in turn, makes them smaller, weigh less and more firm. The goal is to give women proportionate breasts to there body. This procedure is done typically to relieve the physical discomforts of very large breasts, the inactivity they can cause, and the pain as well.


Breast reconstruction is a type of surgery for women who have had a breast removed (mastectomy). The surgery rebuilds the breast so that it is about the same size and shape as it was before. The nipple and areola (the darker area around the nipple) can also be added. Most women who have had a mastectomy can have reconstruction.


Male breast reductions are usually required to flatten the breast area. The surgical procedure for male breast reduction is exactly the same as the procedure carried out for women. However, the male operation usually only takes an hour. The recovery time is also the same.



Liposuction is a surgical procedure which improves your body shape. A tube and vacuum device are used. There are different techniques that can be used for this plastic surgery procedure, including tumescent technique and the ultrasound-assisted lipoplasty. Liposuction can be performed in many places on the body. The most common are abdomen liposuction, buttocks liposuction, hips and thighs liposuction, and upper arms liposuction.. This plastic surgery procedure can take anywhere from 1 hour to several hours. It is dependant on the exact procedure being performed. Most patients are back to work within 2 weeks.


A Tummy Tuck is a surgical procedure which will remove excess fat and skin, and tighten the muscles of your abdomen, making a more flat abdomen. This plastic surgery procedure can take anywhere from 2-5 hours. Most patients are back to work within 3-4 weeks. Consult with Dr. Bhangoo about having the procedure done.


Loose upper arm skin is most often related to weight loss. If you were ever overweight, you more than likely developed heavy upper arms. To accommodate the increased volume of the upper arms, your skin stretched. After weight loss, skin often fails to tighten, and so it sags. The only way to improve this problem is through an arm lift, also called brachioplasty.


A scar revision is a procedure performed on a scar to alter the appearance of the scar. The revision may improve the appearance of the scar or restore function to a part of the body that may have been restricted by the scar. It is important to remember that scars cannot be completely removed.

Before and After

Pre and Post Operative Results


Dr.Bhangoo has been working and teaching for many years and has earned numerous awards

Doctor Bhangoo Receives Congressional Citation for Excellence

  • April 10, 2014

Doctor Bhangoo was honored during the 113th Congress, Second Session for his vast contributions to the Western New York area as well as the country and around the world for his expert surgical skills and teaching ability.

Be Your Best : A Comprehensive Guide to Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

  • For Sale at Office and Skincare Locations

Be Your Best, a book co-authored by Dr. Kulwant Bhangoo, is available for purchase at his local office and skincare locations. The book is a Comprehensive Guide to Aesthetic Plastic Surgery written by the experts. Offering expert advice on all aspects of Cosmetic Plastic Surgery from America's leading Authorities on Cosmetic Surgery. Be Your Best is written for the intelligent consumer who is looking to gain insight and understanding of aesthetic surgery. With Full-Color drawings and details of specific cosmetic procedures, it is a complete synopsis of all the details you can expect when considering various forms of plastic surgery.


  • March, 2014

Dr. Bhangoo has received a Citation from the Indian Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons for his Exemplary Service to patients and for his Dedication to Training and Teaching generations of Cosmetic Surgeons.

Exemplary Service Mercy Hospital

  • December 2010

Dr. Bhangoo received the Honor of Exemplary Service from the Chair of Mercy Hospital, Donald J. Kelley MD for his ervice as Chief of Plastic Surgery.

India President ABDUL KALAM

  • February 2006

Awards Dr. Bhangoo for contribution towards training for Indian Plastic Surgeons in Cosmetic Surgery

Indian President Nail Singh

  • 1987

Dr. Bhangoo receives award from Indian President Nail Singh for his work in Plastic Surgery in Indian Hospitals and Universities.

United States President Bill Clinton

  • 2008

Dr. Bhangoo visits with United States President Bill Clinton during a trip to Buffalo, NY

Lifetime Achievement Award

  • 2010

Dr. Bhangoo receives the Lifetime Acheivement award from AESURG for his continued excellence and dedication to Aesthetic Plastic Surgery in India.

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