I graduated from Alexandria School of Medicine in 1977 and finished my residency in Plastic Surgery in 1982. I joined the Virginia Medical School in USA 1982-83 under care of Charles Horton and finished an esthetic surgery fellowship then to Louisville,Ky for fellowships in Microsurgery with Bob Acland and Hand Surgery with Kleinert Institute 1983-1986.
I was appointed as a lecturer in Alexandria Plastic Surgery Department, Alexandria University and promoted to Professor by 1998. I then chaired this Department in 2012 and the General Surgery Department 2013-2014 during which I contributed to a improved system for undergraduate teaching and supervised and chaired the residency program committee and changed the 3 years residency to a 5 years system.
I joined oue ESPRS SINCE 1982 AND served as Treasurer for 8 years and thenServed as President of the Egyptian Society of Plastic Surgeons in 2014-2015. organised all summer meetings of the society from 1997 till 2009
I am the National Secretary of ISAPS and Co Chair of Educational Committee for Africa & Middle East and organised 3 ISAPS courses in Egypt till now
With more than 1850 National and International presentations and chairs of meetings and courses and great achievements in introducing new technologies and procedures in our part of the world. An approved consultant in Saudi Arabia Qatar and Quwait
Member of ESPRS, ISAPS Egyptian Society of Surgery , Obesity , Academy of Aesthetic Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes Society
Writings covered all aspects starting from a chapter on Cutaneous free flaps in Georgiade&Georgiade Books to our PRS journal and also the Egyptian plastic surgery journal for more than 65 publications
I am appointed now as a member of the Board for Evaluation of Professorship in Egypt and member of the Board for the National Residency Training