Dr. Carlos Merlano

One of the most recognized specialists in plastic surgery in Colombia and Latin America. He has an average of 10,000 surgical procedures since he started his specialty.

Doctor Carlos Merlano belongs to the full members of AExPI for having successfully completed the specialist course, for three years, in Plastic Surgery at the Ivo Pitanguy School in Brazil.

This degree is supported by the Carlos Chagas Medical Post Graduation Institute and the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro; what gives him the honor of being part of the Association of Former Students of Professor Ivo Pitanguy. 

His training as a plastic surgeon in this renowned Brazilian institution has given him numerous awards at national and international level; The main one is to be considered one of the best plastic surgeons in Colombia.

He is also a specialist in General Surgery and Peripheral Vascular Surgery and Angiology, at the Hospital de Clínicas and Santa Casa de Misericordia in Marilia, in São Paulo, Brazil. And he made a supra specialty in Endoscopy for Facial Rejuvenation at the Universidad Nacional del Nordeste in Corrientes, Argentina.

During his professional practice he has managed to practice more than 10 thousand successful procedures.

He is an active member of the main Plastic Surgery Societies of Colombia and Brazil, and of the Ibero-Latin American Federation of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (FILACS). National and international personalities have relied on him and several surgical and aesthetic procedures have been practiced.

He is currently the Coordinator of the Athens Clinic, he also served as coordinator of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Service of the Universidad del Norte Hospital, and as a professor at the Universidad del Nort


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