Dr Basel Sharaf

Dr Basel Sharaf

International Dissection Tutor

Dr. Sharaf is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, USA with a special clinical interest in Facial Aesthetic Surgery, Maxillofacial Surgery and Head and Neck Reconstruction and Microsurgery. He is a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons (ASMS), and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS).

Dr. Sharaf is a graduate of Harvard Medical School and McGill University (Dentistry). He started his surgical training at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Maxillofacial Surgery and General Surgery and went on to continue his training in Plastic Surgery at Montefiore & Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City. Following that, Dr. Sharaf pursued a fellowship in Advanced Reconstruction and Microsurgery at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. He is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, the American and Canadian Boards of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

He is currently Assistant Professor of Surgery at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and has special interests in teaching applied facial anatomy and surgical approaches to the craniofacial area. He has given numerous lectures and hands-on anatomy dissections to the Mayo Clinic plastic surgery residents, Mayo medical students and Mayo surgical assistant program.

Dr. Sharaf has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals and several textbook chapters. He has been invited to speak at a number of national and international meetings on subjects relating to Facial Surgery and Reconstruction.

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