Dr. Per Hedén is one of the world's leading personalities in the field of Plastic Surgery. He has published more than 50 scientific works and also many chapters in the textbooks of Plastic Surgery. He is an advisor for young researchers in the field of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Per Hedén has also been the organizer and president of several international meetings. “Beauty Trough Science”, conference in Plastic Surgery, is held each year in Stockholm.
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Well-known expert in the field of Plastic Surgery, founder of Akademikliniken in Sweden
- Nordisk Plastikkirurgisk Förening
- Scandinavian Workgroup for Reconstructive Microsurgery,
- SFEP - Svensk Förening för Estetisk Plastikkirurgi
- SPKF - Svensk Plastikkirurgisk Förening
Specialization and preferred practice areas
Dr. Per Hedén is a specialist in Plastic Surgery and Microsurgery. He is a very well known expert in the field of breast surgery so if you are looking for a specialist for a breast augmentation in Sweden, Dr. Per Hedén can be highly recommended. However, he is an expert in many fields of the Plastic or Aesthetic Surgery so do not hesitate to contact him with every wish concerning your face and body if you want to make sure that your doctor is a highly experienced specialist.
Dr. Per Hedén founded Akademikliniken together with Jan Jernbeck in 1991. Today, Akademikliniken is with more than 5000 surgeries per year the largest private Plastic Surgery hospital in Northern Europe. Akademikliniken is very well known for the use of anatomical high cohesive silicone breast implants. Dr Per Hedén has developed new techniques applying to the use of these devices and he has held a large number of international workshops and lectures on this subject. He has performed operations in different countries to demonstrate his techniques. Dr Hedén is also a honorary lecturer in the field of facial aesthetic surgery.
Education and practice
Dr. Per Hedén was born in Stockholm, Sweden in 1951. After the medical training in Stockholm at the Karolinska Institute he entered his Plastic Surgery training program in 1978. Dr. Per Hedén was one of the leading personalities who established the microsurgery in Sweden. In 1981, Dr. Per Hedén performed the first microsurgical operation in Stockholm. After his training in Plastic Surgery in 1982, he continued his career in Plastic Surgery in Australia. He subsequently pursued plastic surgery research in the United States, first in Springfield, Illinois, and later at Harvard University in Boston. He has been an Associate Professor at the Karolinska institute since 1990. He became the head of the microsurgery unit at Sabbatsbergs Hospital in 1990. Dr. Per Hedén is a specialist in the field of microsurgical repair of facial paralyses and he treats patients from the whole country of Sweden.
Did you know?
Dr. Per Hedén is the author of the book “Plastic Surgery and You” which exists in a Swedish, English and Russian version. In the book there are more than 700 photographs and drawings so that patients can get a better idea about each surgery.
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