Prof. Michael Scheflan

 Plastic Surgery


Plastic Surgeon Michael Scheflan is popular and famous in all corners of the globe as the founder of tissue repair method by means of own transplants in aesthetic surgery, he is also one of the authors of breast implant restoration method.


Medical Doctor Michael Scheflan has a wealth of experience in plastic surgery, he participated in organizing plastic and aesthetic surgery clinics in different countries. The plastic surgeon possesses various honorary titles, and personalized awards in different countries.


Here is a list of Doctor’s Academic Awards:


1. CARL A. MOYER AWARD, for Research in Burns, April 1976, American Burn Association, Los Angeles, California.

2. Honorable Mention, for Surgical Management of Burned Hands, American Association for Hand Surgery, September 1976, Boston, Massachusetts.

3. Educational Foundation of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons and Davis & Geck Film Award, for “Outstanding contribution to the film program of the EFASPRS, October 1982, Honolulu, Hawaii.

4. JAMES BARRETT BROWN PRIZE  for distinguished clinical work in the field of plastic and recconstructive surgery, April 1983, Boston.

5. The Raymond Vilain Award for best presentation of a foreign physician in the Annual meeting. “Role of Ultrasound Technology: Point-Counterpoint”, The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, May 1999, Dallas, Texas.

6. The Raymond Vilain Award for best presentation of a foreign physician in the Annual meeting. “Vertical Approach to Breast Surgery-An eight year experience in Mastopexy and Reduction Mammaplasty”. The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. May 2002, Las Vegas, Nevada.

The Raymond Vilain Award is presented to an ASAPS International member or a international surgeon for an outstanding scientific presentation at an ASAPS/ASERF annual meeting. This award is given in the name of Raymond Vilain, MD.

James Barett Brown Prize is the most prestigious award in American Plastic Surgery. The prize was given to Dr. Scheflan for being the co developer of the Tram Flap (Breast Reconstruction with autogenous tissues) – one of the most significant developments.



 Education, Scientific Degrees


 Michael Scheflan Medical studied medicine in Switzerland, he graduated with a bachelor’s degree, and then after some time became the Doctor of Science in Israel, at a medical school in Tel – Aviv. In the United States Dr. Sheflan. trained general surgery at New-York and Harvard hospitals, and plastic surgery in Atlanta and Richmond. He got his doctorate in medicine and is certified by leading US medical centers.


 Scientific Achievements


 The Professor is the author and co-author of numerous scientific publications on plastic surgery. He was constantly invited to read lectures in different countries. Dr. Michael Scheflan is an honorary member of several international organizations, honorary professor at universities and scientific communities.


 Field of activity


Michael Scheflan is a recognized worldwide guru of plastic surgery. His research interests include breast surgery (cosmetic and regenerating), the operation on body and face rejuvenation, soft tissue augmentation.

International stars and celebrities come to Israel to be operated by the Professor.

As a recognized medical shiner in the field of breast plastic surgery and liposuction, he has enormous practical experience in aesthetic medicine all over the world.

Professor Michael Scheflan is considered one of the leading medical shiners among his local and international colleagues – he was one of the first surgeons who started successfully using stem cells.

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