Dr. Marco Faria Correa
Dr. Marco Faria Correa is an international board-certified and renowned plastic surgeon with many international memberships from various international plastic surgery societies such as ISAPS, IPRAS, ASPS, OSAPS, SAPS, SBCP and SBMR. Dr. Marco is also a member of the Asia Pacific Hernia Society and a member of the RAMSES. The Brazilian, based in Singapore Plastic Surgeon Dr. Marco graduated from the Rio Grande do Sul University in Brazil in 1978 and obtained his Plastic Surgery Specialization certification in 1984. In 1989, he received his post-graduation specialisation in Microsurgery & Hand Surgery from Japan.
Between 1989 to 1994, Dr. Marco was the A/Prof of the Plastic Surgery & Microsurgery Department in the Catholic University Hospital in Porto Alegre, Brazil. In 1991, he started to develop his research project in adapting endoscopic methods to Plastic Surgery. In 1992, Dr. Marco started to deliver his first case in endoscopic abdominoplasty and breast lifting. He designed a set of instruments to adapt endoscopic methods to the subcutaneous tissue and got the international patent, having presented his presentation in the Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Marco also published his work in endoscopic plastic surgery in body contouring in the Brazilian Journal of Plastic Surgery. This led him to be invited to many international conferences and workshops worldwide, which built his scientific reputation and created awareness within the general media. Dr. Marco became worldwide well known and built a vast global clientele. Dr. Marco has received awards from 6 different societies for bringing endoscopy plastic surgery into the next level in robotic surgery.