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Dr Leon Alexander

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Specialist Plastic Surgery



EDUCATION

  • MBBS - Trivandrum Government Medical College, University of Kerala 2006
  • MS General Surgery - Madurai Medical College, TN MGR Medical University
  • M.Ch – Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery , Government Medical College, Trivandrum,  Kerala University of    Health Sciences (KUHS)
  • D.N.B- Plastic Surgery , National Board of Examinations (NBE)
  • MRCS - Edinburgh, UK


EXPERIENCE

  • Senior Resident (Lecturer) - Department of Plastic Surgery, Government Medical College, Trivandrum
  • Plastic Surgeon at Department of Plastic Surgery, S P Fort Hospital, Trivandrum
  • Trained at Charles Centre for Cleft and Craniofacial Anomalies, Jubilee Mission Hospital, Trichur
  • Trained at Department of Cosmetic Surgery, Apollo Spectra Hospitals, Chennai
  • Trained at Hair restore clinic (Hair transplantation center),Mumbai under Dr.Rajesh Rajput.
  • Consultant Plastic Surgeon in Indira Gandhi Cooperative Hospital, Kochi, Kerala
  • Consultant Plastic Surgeon - City Hospital, Kochi , Kerala
  • Senior Specialist Plastic Surgeon - Aster Medcity, Kochi, Kerala
  • Presently working in Universal Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE  as Specialist plastic surgeon with charge of Department of  Plastic, Reconstructive & Micro-vascular  surgery ( 2017 to present)


INTEREST

  • COSMETIC SURGERY - Liposuction, Abdominoplasty("Tummy tuck"), Mammoplasty (Breast Enhancement/Reductions), Rhinoplasty, Botox, Fillers, Hair transplantation
  • FACIAL PLASTIC SURGERY - Scar revisions, Facelift, Blepharoplasty, Cleft lip & palate repair
  • TRAUMA & RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY - Tendon repairs, Nerve repairs, Flap cover, Skin grafting, Chronic ulcer management, Pressure sore cover
  • HAND SURGERY - Carpal tunnel Decompression, Tendon repair & transfers, Nerve  repair & transfers, Hand fracture fixation, Contracture release
  • MICROVASCULAR SURGERY - Free tissue transfer/free flaps, Revascularisation, Replantation (reattachment of severed digits, extremities), AV fistula creation
  • BURNS RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY - Skin flaps and grafting, Escharotomy, Contracture Release,Flap cover.


RECOGNITION

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
 
  • Indian Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (IAAPS)
  • Association of Plastic Surgeons of India (APSI)
  • Indian Society for Surgery of Hand (ISSH)
  • National Academy of Medical Sciences (NAMS-India)
  • Kairali Plastic Surgeons Association (Kerala, India- KPSA)
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK (MRCS - Edin UK)
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons(ASPS)  International Member (ASPS ID# 137557)
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand ( ASSH Member ID # 211135)
  • Emirates Plastic Surgery Society (EPSS-UAE ID# 17-996)
 
PUBLICATIONS, PRESENTATIONS & RESEARCH.
Papers Presented / Published
 
  • A case of anomalous pancreatico biliary duct junction (APBJ) malformation - ASI Conference (South Zone), Madurai - August 2010
  • Focused Parathyroidectomy - ASI Conference (South Zone), Madurai - August 2010
  • Focused Parathyroidectomy - Annual Conference of the Association of Surgeons of India - ASICON 2010, AIIMS, New Delhi - December 2010
  • Gracilloplasty for Anal Sphincter reconstruction - KPSA CONFERENCE, Kottayam Medical College, Kerala - April 2013
  • Recent Advances in Autologous Fat Transfer - Trivandrum Plastic Surgeons Club - February 2014
  • Stem Cells in Healing of Chronic Wounds - Faculty of Surgical Sciences, Government Medical College, Trivandrum - June 2015
  • Corrosive Strictures of Oesophagus and Stomach and Our Experience in the Department of Surgical Gastroenterology in Govt. Rajaji Hospital, Madurai - Published in E-Journal of TN DR. MGR Medical University