Salvatore Giordano, MD, PhD - Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery
Prof. Dr. Salvatore Giordano is a dynamic young plastic surgeon in Finland. Born Italian in Salerno, he graduated from the University of Rome “La Sapienza” in 2005, with the best possible grade.
He then undertook surgical training at Helsinki Children’s Hospital and Vaasa Central Hospital, followed by plastic surgical training at Turku University Hospital and Helsinki University Hospital.
Following the extensive training, in 2014 Dr. Giordano became a Specialist in Plastic Surgery and completed his PhD about Bariatric and Body Contouring Post-Bariatric Surgery. In 2015, he became an Adjunct Professor of Experimental Surgery and in 2019 Adjunct Professor of Plastic Surgery at the University of Turku.
During his career, he has worked not only in several public hospitals and private clinics in Finland but also in the United Kingdom and in the United States, published over 60 surgical articles, and he frequently gives lectures and presentations in international conferences around the globe. Since January 2019 Dr Giordano serves as Chief of Section, Vice Chair of the Department of Plastic and General Surgery at Turku University Hospital.
Dr. Giordano is an active member of the Finnish Society of Surgery, Finnish Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, and full member of the European Association of Plastic Surgeons (EURAPS). He is also Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS).