After graduating from the University of Belgrade School of Medicine, Serbia, Dr. Jovanovic began specialising in plastic surgery in 1999, completing a residency program at the Clinical Center of Serbia soon after. After completing his specialisation in 2005, he began to devote his time to the field of cosmetic surgery. Since then, Dr. Jovanovic has completed thousands of successful surgeries, taking part in international conferences, symposiums and workshops and visiting the USA, Germany, Brazil and Italy to share his expertise. Dr. Jovanovic is a member of the Serbian Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (SRBPRAS), Balkan Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (BAPRAS),and European Association of Plastic Surgeons (EURAPS).In 2012 he became a member of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS).
Dr Santdeep Paun is a Consultant Nasal and Facial Plastic Surgeon and former Head of Department at St Bartholomew’s and The Royal London Hospitals. He is also the Medical Director of Symmetry Clinic, a private practice in London’s well known Harley Street.
Dr. Paun trained in Otorhinolaryngology in London with some of the UK’s most prominent surgeons of the time. He was awarded the highly prestigious Fellowship of the European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery (EAFPS) in 2001 and spent time in Amsterdam, Toronto and Boston working with three leading international surgeons learning various aspects of reconstructive and aesthetic facial plastic procedures. He is the Inaugural and current President of the European Board for Certification in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (EBCFPRS) and was one of the first Board certified surgeons of the International Board for Certification in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (IBCFPRS). He is the General Secretary for the IBCFPRS and is on the Board of Facial Plastic Surgery UK.
Spending much of his time performing rhinoplasty and aesthetic aspects of facial plastic surgery, Dr Paun is also part of the craniofacial trauma team, a unique multidisciplinary service dedicated to aesthetic reconstruction following severe facial trauma. He has an active interest in teaching and is Chairman of the credentials committee of the EAFPS. He has a national and international reputation in complex rhinoplasty surgery and is regularly invited worldwide to lecture on all aspects of his work. He has written a multitude of book chapters and peer-reviewed papers on his various clinical interests. He co-runs courses in Rhinoplasty and Facial Plastic Surgery. He has recently written extensively on how to avoid complications with non-surgical treatment of facial ageing and is on the Medical Advisory Board for Merz Aesthetic pharmaceutical group.
Dr. Paun has been invited to work on documentaries for the BBC, is a well recognised opinion on nasal surgery for a variety of media outlets and has been quoted in written articles for major newspapers including the Sunday Times. He has featured in Tatler Magazine’s cosmetic and medical supplements where he was recommended as one of the best nose and facial plastic surgeons in the UK.
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Dr. Engin graduated with honours from Gazi Medical University in Ankara, Turkey in 1986.
He has over 27 years of extensive experience specialising in all major aesthetic procedures including rhinoplasty, facelifts, eyelid surgery, breast augmentation, breast reduction, breast lifts, liposuction, Botox, fillers and lip augmentation. Dr. Engin who has published several articles in prominent international plastic surgery journals believes that the only way to achieve natural looking results is by carefully tailoring each procedure to suit a patient’s needs.
Dr. Nicholas Nikolov is a board certified Plastic Surgeon. He emphasizes aesthetic harmony and subtle changes that give a fresh, natural appearance. He practices with the objective of helping each patient become a better version of themselves. Dr Nikolovs goal is to help patients achieve better harmony, feel youthful and more confident in their appearance while retaining a natural look. He completed his residency in general surgery at the University of Virginia and in plastic surgery at Duke University. He was a hand surgery fellow at the Christine Kleinert Hand Institute and a craniofacial visiting fellow at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Taipei, Taiwan. Dr Nikolov is a diplomat of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), California Society of Plastic Surgeons (CSPS), American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (ACS).
One of Los Angeles’ most qualified plastic surgeons, Dr. Payman Simoni is the double board certified facial plastics expert whom perfected advanced rhinoplasty techniques and an anesthesia-free solution to facial rejuvenation, resulting in minimal risk, rapid recovery, and superior results.
Now honored as one of Hollywood’s top five plastic surgeons and regarded as one of the best rhinoplasty surgeons in Beverly Hills, Dr. Payman Simoni has offered no shortage of contributions to his field. He earned an undergraduate degree at Yeshiva University and his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York in 1997. From there, he served as a general surgical resident at Birmingham Hospital through the University of Alabama, where he pursued a specialty in face and nose surgery and successfully completed training in Facial Reconstructive Surgery, as well as Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery. With his outstanding work, he received double board certification, positioning him among the most qualified facial plastic surgeons in Los Angeles.
Dr. Rajput is highly experienced in the field of hair transplant micrografting and follicular unit transplants. A member of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) in the USA, Dr. Rajesh is also certified with Australia’s International Association of Trichologists (IAT) and pioneered the cyclical vitamin programme for hair regrowth that has since been translated into Japanese, Chinese and Italian. He has trained surgeons in India, Canada, Dubai, Yemen, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iraq and Bangladesh. Well versed in the use of microsurgery instruments for delicate handling and the minimisation of injury to the follicles, he specialises in the restoration of the eyebrows, eyelashes, moustache, beard (for patients with burns), Hanson’s disease, trauma, cancer excision and cleft lip, and has been featured in the Times of India, Mid Day, Indian Express, Deccan Chronicle, Hindustan Times, Dainik Bkaskar, Navbharat Times, India Today, Wellness Times, Good Health, Health & Nutrition, SuperMAG and Planet Powai.
Renowned celebrity dentist Dr. Sunil Bhoolabhai specialises in smile aesthetics and cosmetic dentistry, including resin veneers, the restoration of fractured teeth, bonding, crowns and bridges, and much more. He is passionate about transforming smiles, and it shows; his clients include the likes of Aishwarya Rai and Sachin Tendulkar, amongst other well-known celebrities, Dr. Bhoolabhai has been featured in the media and has had his work published in several prestigious medical journals around the world. He is the founder and president of the Academy of Aesthetic and Cosmetic Dentistry of India, a member and consultant at the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, an examiner on the American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry, a diplomat on the International Congress of Oral Implantology (ICOI), a member of the International Esthetic Advisory Board, a member of the Editorial Review Board on Practical Procedures and Aesthetic Dentistry (PPAD), the Journal of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Quintessence International and the Dental Tribune International.
Dr. Jyothi completed her Bachelors in Dental Surgery from the Trivandrum Dental College in Kerala, India in 1983, where she graduated at the top of her class. She went on to specialize in Prosthodontics, earning a Master’s in Dental Sciences degree from the same university.
She has also been trained in the placement and restoration of dental implants and in the CEREC system for one-visit ceramic crowns and veneers. Dr. Jyothi has been serving the dental needs of the people of Dubai for the past 30 years at the Charly Poly Clinic Dubai.
• Certified in placement of Lumineers (2010)
• Fellowship in Implant Dentistry (2007)
• Certified as a CEREC 3D Trainer, Sydney, Australia (2003)
• Certified as a CEREC 3 Trainer, Berlin, Germany (2002)
• Successfully completed Continuing Education Course in Implant Dentistry using the ITI Dental Implant System held by the University of Berne School of Dental Medicine and the Ministry of Health of the United Arab Emirates (2001-2002)
• Completed ‘with outstanding success’ the International CEREC 3 Intensive Course held by the International Society of Computerized Dentistry at Malsch, Germany (2001)
• Trained in KaVo KEY LASER System – KaVo Training Centre, Germany (2000)
Dr. Shukla graduated from the Maharishi Markandeshwar College of Dental Sciences and Research in India after which she practiced general dentistry in New Delhi, India for nine years. Dr. Sarita is highly experienced in all general dentistry procedures including endodontics, extractions and cosmetic dentistry, including laminates, veneers, aesthetic fillings, crowns, bridges, extractions, teeth whitening and more.
Dr. Indraniil Roy is a distinguished Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon with over 6 years of experience in his field. He completed his Masters in Oral & maxillofacial Surgery from the reputed KLE University, India after which he worked in the Government Hospital in Goa.
Dr. Indraniil offers full scope of oral surgical procedures such as surgical extractions, removal or exposure of any other impacted teeth, periradicular surgeries (apicoectomies), cystectomies and periodontal surgical procedures. His passion lies in the field of Implant Dentistry and he specializes in Sinus lift Surgeries, Ridge Split Surgeries and other areas of surgical expertise in Implant Dentistry.
He has been awarded with the prestigious Fellowship of International congress of oral implantologists from USA which is given to accomplished Implant Surgeons. He is also an active member of Indian Society of Oral Implantologists. He has to his credit multiple publications showcasing his work in various Journals of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.
Dr. Archana Louis completed her specialization in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery from KLE’s V. K Institute of Dental Sciences, a premier dental Institute in India. She worked with the Government Medical & Dental College ,Goa, India where she was also actively involved in the training of both undergraduate and postgraduate students.
Dr. Archana has over 6 years of experience performing Oral & Maxillofacial surgical procedures with expertise in surgical removal of impacted wisdom teeth, surgical treatment of jaw cysts and tumors and management of Maxillofacial Trauma. Her area of special interest is Dental Implant ology and she has extensive experience in transforming smiles with dental implants.
Dr. Archana is a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologist and a member of the Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of India. She also has various publications in International and National Specialty Journals
Dr. Kris Lewonowki has 20 years of experience in the field of Orthopedics and specializes in complex spine reconstruction, minimal invasive advanced spine disc treatments, adult degenerative spine, stenosis, tumors, disc pathology deformity and microsurgery, in addition to anterior and posterior spinal procedures and surgeries of the hip and knee joints.
Dr Irshad is a renowned ENT Surgeon actively engaged in patient care and research. He has devoted his career to the treatment of ENT diseases with patients who have complex ENT problems for a better outcome and a better quality of life. After completing his studies from some of the most prestigious institutes in India, he received Fellowship of European Board in Otolaryngology and Head & Neck surgery. Dr Irshad has worked as an ENT surgeon in JCI accredited Hospitals of international repute, giving unremarkable results to his patients.
Dr Irshad has a comprehensive & holistic approach in treating his patients as a whole and not just the disease. He has a strong belief that every patient can treated with a better outcome by practicing evidence based medicine and following international best safe practices.
Dr. Shailesh Matkar is a specialized General surgeon with a vast experience in the field of general and Day Care surgeries for the last 15 years. Apart from common areas of General Surgery, he has special interest in Breast Cancer Risk estimation and risk reduction. He performs all minor and major Surgical procedures. He has been a core member of the surgical team in various multi-specialty hospitals in Dubai and India for last 15 years. Dr Shailesh received his training and later worked in Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India, and as a consultant at Seven Hills Hospital, Mumbai.
He has special interests in THD (Non Surgical hemorrhoids (Piles) treatment), fistula, fissures and pilonidal sinus as well as vascular surgery for varicose veins. In addition, he has extensive experience in surgery for Gallstones, Hernia and Appendix. He specializes in breast onco-plastic surgery and has developed his own onco-plastic techniques in breast conservation surgery, sentinel lymph node biopsy, and nipple sparing mastectomy.
Dr. Pignata has more than 30 years of experience across all fields of general surgery and 15 years experience as the Head of Department . Hehas performed over 8,000 major surgeries with 4,000 of those being minimally invasive procedures. Dr. Pignata’s focus has always been on the development of new technologies, leading him to become a pioneer of laparoscopic surgery in Italy. One of Dr. Pignata’s areas of expertise is the reduction of surgical trauma to the abdominal wall through single incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS). He has vast experience in advanced mini-invasive surgery and can perform complicated procedures relating to the colon, rectum, stomach, kidney and urinary tract, adrenal gland, spleen, pancreas, biliary tract, liver, thyroid, abdominal wall (hernia/incisional hernias) and more. This has allowed him to provide exceptional treatment to all of his patients, leading to reduced hospitalisation, pain and bleeding and an earlier return to normal daily activities.Dr. Pignata has been invited to perform live operations in major Congresses and in Italian and European hospitals, leading him to become one of the leading surgeons that laparoscopists reference when it comes to training young surgeons. An opinion leader for new technology at several multinational companies, Professor Pignata is also one of the experts in the treatment of endometriosis and pelvic complex multi-organ procedures. Dr. Pignata accepts all patients as candidates for minimally invasive surgery (also in the case of multiple previous surgeries) with the only limitations to laparoscopic surgery being represented by potential issues related to general anaesthesia. Dr. Pignata has no conversion to laparotomy minor surgery (appendectomy, cholecystectomy, wall defects, surgery of the joint gastro-oesophageal, gynaecological), while for major surgery the conversion rate is 2%, with complication rates at around 4%.Professor Pignata graduated in 1983 from the University of Padua, Italy and received his specialisation in urology from Padua University, and in general surgery from Verona University, Italy.
Dr. Miklos is an internationally recognized expert in laparoscopic (mini incision), urogynaecologic and aesthetic reconstructive vaginal surgery. He is the first fellowship-trained urogynaecologist/laparoscopic surgeon to receive subspecialty training in aesthetic vaginal reconstructive surgery and is one of the first board-certified urogynaecologists. With offices in Beverly Hills, California and Atlanta, Georgia, this unique combination of multiple fellowships and training has made Dr. Miklos one of the most sought after surgeons in the world when it comes to laparoscopic reconstructive vaginal surgery as well as cosmetic vaginal surgery. He is the recipient of many nationally and internationally recognized awards including the Castle Connolly ‘Top Doctor Award’ for 14 consecutive years, America’s ‘Best Doctor Award’ for 10 consecutive years, the Consumer Research Council of America’s ‘America’s Top Obstetrician Gynaecologist Award’ for 8 consecutive years, the American Association of Gynaecologic Laparoscopy’s ‘Jerome Hoffman Award’. Dr. Miklos is also a two time winner of the ‘Golden Laparoscope Award’, arguably the most prestigious gynaecologic surgeons award in the world.
Dr. Moore is an internationally recognized laparoscopic and vaginal reconstructive surgeon who has operated on patients from all over the USA and the world. He is one of the first board-certified urogynaecologists and is widely known across the globe for his pioneering techniques in minimally invasive vaginal reconstructive surgery and, more recently, in the field of sexual medicine and aesthetic vaginal surgery. He has received prominent awards in his field, including the Castle Connolly ‘Top Doctor Award’ 2013-2015, America’s Best Doctors List for 10 years, and the Consumer Research Council of America’s Top Obstetrician/Gynaecologist list (for vaginal reconstructive surgery) for 8 consecutive years. Dr. Moore is also a two time winner of the ‘Golden Laparoscope Award’, arguably the most prestigious gynaecologic surgeons award in the world.
With offices in Beverly Hills, California and Atlanta, Georgia, Dr. Moore received his medical degree with top honours from the University of New England. He completed his residency in obstetrics/gynaecology at the Maine Medical Center in Portland, Massachusetts, USA and then completed a two-year fellowship in urogynaecology and radical pelvic surgery at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
He obtained with Honor his FRENCH ObGyn Board as well as Multiple sub specialties and fellowships.
His areas of interest include Cosmetic Gynecology and Aesthetic Medicine, Sexually Transmitted diseases (WHO), Sexual Medicine (Oxford U.K.) as well as menopause.
He is an international lecturer and trainer in the field of Aesthetic & Cosmetic Gynecology & is also a Senior faculty of the American Academy of Aesthetic medicine. Dr. Haddad has also worked in many important hospitals & institutions in Paris, France, before moving to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, in the last decade, as a Senior Consultant and Chairman of the ObGyn Department in Kingdom Hospital/Consulting Clinics, one of the leader institutions in the health sector in the Kingdom and without disconnecting his own practice in Paris.
Dr. Rashad Haddad is an active member of multiple French, European & International Medical Societies and association such as the European Society of Aesthetic Gynecology, the European Society of Laser & Energy Based Devices and others.
Dr. Bince is a graduate of the University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center (UERMMMC). He took his residency in Dermatology at the same institution. He also took a Diploma course in Dermatology at the Institute of Dermatology, Bangkok, Thailand. After his residency training, he went to New York University’s Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology for his fellowship in Immunodermatology.
Dr. Bince is a fellow of the Philippine Dermatological Society. He is also a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology. He was the former head of the Section of Dermatology, Department of Medicine of the UERMMMC. At the Jose Reyes R. Reyes Memorial Medical Center, he was Medical Specialist II at the Department of Dermatology and was head of the Immunodermatology Section.
She has been practicing in Dubai since 1981. She worked in Baraha Hospital MOH Dubai as a Senior Specialist for 22 years. Dr. Sakina was instrumental in making Baraha hospital, a baby friendly hospital. She has a passion for health awareness. Being passionate about her work she has been conducting women’s health awareness programmes since last 25 years in different communities and also conducting cancer screening programmes.
Dr.Sakina has a special interest in high risk pregnancy care, infertility, menopausal problems and women cancer screening programs. Being a lactation consultant, she runs breast feeding clinics. She has more than 10,000 deliveries to her credit during the span of 40 years of her obstetric career.
Dr. Tarun Bhagchandani specialises in anaesthesiology and has over 12 years experience. He has worked across India and the Middle East in both hospital and day-care surgeries, dealing with anaesthesia administration and critical/surgical patient care. He spent over five years working as specialist registrar at Dubai’s Rashid Hospital Trauma Centre, the largest trauma centre in the UAE. Dr. Bhagchandani’s expertise is in managing general/regional anaesthesia cases and outpatients and monitoring anaesthesia care. An empathic listener, he believes in the importance of effectively counselling patients during pre and post operative sessions.
Dr. Burud is a specialist in internal medicine with over 12 years of medical experience in the Middle East. His areas of interest include endocrinology, sleep medicine, obesity and healthcare management. After doing his MD, he worked in Mumbai for two years after which he moved to Kuwait where he worked at Al Adan Hospital one of the major hospitals in Kuwait for five years, and then at Dubai’s Rashid Hospital, one of the leading JCI-accredited hospitals in the UAE for five years. Dr. Burud’s expertise is in managing both acute and chronic medical conditions, with extensive experience in intensive care. He has been published in a number of publications, has a number of poster presentations to his credit,and has also been involved in several clinical trials. He is a member of the American College of Physicians and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.
Dr. Archana Kumar completed her education from MGR university, Chennai, India
She is a qualified general practitioner with rich experience in various key fields of medicine like general medicine, dermatology and obstetrics and gynecology. She has also completed a course in Medical cosmetology and Aesthetics from DJPIMAC where she got trained under one of pioneers in India in the field of cosmetology, Dr. Jamuna Pai.
Working under some of the best doctors she has accumulated a vast knowledge and expertise in areas of medicine, family medicine, gynecology and skin related problems.
Dr Rajichandran Ramachandran BHMS,MD leading homeopathic doctor with 14 years experience in Dubai. One of the pioneers in this field in the Middle East, he has been practicing in Dubai since homeopathy was included in TCAM and has been a major force in making it widely popular.
His expertise include all common infectious diseases especially recurrent respiratory and skin allergies common in middle east, sinusitis, nasal polyps, adenoids ,hormonal disturbances, hair fall,all dermatological conditions like acne, psoriasis dermatitis etc, inflammatory disorders, rheumatic pains, degenerative disorders, gynaecological conditions, infertility, psychosomatic disorders,
developmental anomalies, learning disorders,ADHD.
Not only is he widely popular among his patients due to his infallible disease and medicine diagnosis and management but also is closely associated with special Government projects too