Consultant Plastic Surgeon
Qualifications:MD MSc MRCS MRCS(Ed) PhD FRCS(Plast)
MD Damascus University
MSc Surgical Science - University College London
MSc Aesthetic Plastic Surgery - Queen Mary Universitu of London
PhD Developmental and Stem Cell Biology - University College London
Ali Ghanem is a clinical senior lecturer in plastic reconstructive aesthetic surgery at Queen Mary Univesity of London – Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry. He has completed his plastic surgical training in the UK leading to the award of the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FRCS Plast) and Certification of Completion of Specialty Training (CCT). In addition to his UK training, Ali undertook international fellowships in Reconstructive Microsurgery (Seoul, South Korea) Aesthetic and Breast Reconstructive Surgery (Brussels, Belgium), Paediatric and Adult Maxillofacial Surgery (Paris, France & London, UK), Facial Aesthetic Surgery (Casablanca, Morocco & Miami USA) and Paediatric Plastic Surgery (Toronto, Canada).
Ali Ghanem has also completed his Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD) in Developmental and Stem Cell Biology from University College London working on molecular regulation of embryonic stem cells. He is one of a handful of plastic reconstructive surgeons with stem cell biology qualifications worldwide and has internationally lectured on his research in this innovative and promising branch of modern medicine: regenerative surgery. He is one of the pioneers in the introduction, education, training and development of evidence based protocols for the use of regenerative stem cell and growth factors in aesthetic reconstructive plastic surgery and regenerative medicine.
Ali Ghanem is also qualified in Surgical Science (MSc with Distinction - University College London) Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (MSc with Distinction - Queen Mary University of London), Microsurgery (PGDip with Distinction – Italian Society of Microsurgery) and Medical Law and Ethics (MPhil – School of Law, Glasgow University).His academic work has been recognised by many prestigious prizes and awards such as The Arnold Huddard Medal of the Craniofacial Society of Great Britain and Ireland, Education Excellence Innovation Award from London Deanery and visiting Professorships at Barcelona University, Spain and Cardarelli Biotechnology Centre in Naples, Italy.
International Fellowships in Reconstructive & Aesthetic Breast Surgery (Hamdi - Belgium)
International Fellowships in Facial Aesthetic Surgery (Benslimane - Morocco)
International Fellowship Award - American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery