I have finished my Plastic Surgery training in Brazil with Professor Ivo Pitanguy at the Santa Casa de Misericordia of Rio de Janeiro. This is one of the premier universities in training of Plastic Surgeons in the world. I received this certification by the Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery in 2003. This is the only Board, which is recognised to give specialty certification in Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery in Brazil.
Professor Marcos Sforza is one of the most renowned lecturers and researcher in the realm of Cosmetic Surgery. On a regular basis, he is invited to various conferences around the world to confer his experience on over 5000 procedures.
He is responsible for one of the few internships in Cosmetic Surgery in Europe, for young doctors. Professor Sforza is also a leader of the pioneering research on Body Dysmorphic Disorder. Professor. Sforza was brought up in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where he was trained by the world-renowned plastic surgeon Ivo Pitanguy. After finishing his training, he was invited to remain at Professor Pitanguy’s School as a teaching instructor.