Altintas (13.05.1983) is Professor for Plastic surgery in Germany. He was graduated from Ruhr University Bochum, Germany. His Doctoral thesis was about Tendon Transfer for Radial nerve Palsy at the BG Trauma Center Ludwigshafen, Department of Plastic and Hand Surgery at the Ruperto Carola University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany. He has a Master’s degree (M.Sc.) in Public health from Ruperto Carola University in Heidelberg. His surgical career started at the general surgery at the University Heidelberg, followed by German Center of Trauma Surgery at the Hannover Medical School. He worked at the Department of Plastic Surgery, Burn and Hand Surgery Center, Cologne Merheim, Germany. Altintas hold board certification for Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery. He was Senior Consultant at the Department of Plastic and Hand Surgery at the University of Essen , Essen, Germany, and since 2011, he has been an Vice Director of the Department of Plastic Surgery Diakonische Kliniken Hannover. Dr. Altintas is a member of the editorial board in numerous Journals in Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery such as Advanced in Wound care ( impact Factor 5.2) He presented more than 80 papers at national and international scientific meetings. He has published more than 50 peer reviewed papers in scientific journals and various book chapters.
His research focuses on Aesthetic Surgery, Reconstructive plastic procedures and wound healing.