Dr. Carole Azzam is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon in the Department of Plastic Surgery with Aesthetics as her sub-speciality at Medcare Women & Children Hospital. She obtained her degree of Doctor of Medicine, Surgery & Childbirth from the prestigious University of Liege in Belgium. She studied at the Collegium Chirurgicum Plasticum Belgicum, in Brussels & has several diplomas to her credit. She holds a Diploma of Specialist in Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery, Microsurgery, Hand Surgery & Burn Surgery from the University of Liege & other diplomas in Surgical flap anatomy, Microsurgery, Surgical techniques of breast surgery, cancer surgery, & reparative surgery, all from France.
Dr. Azzam joined the prestigious Harvard Medical School in Boston & undertook several surgery internships. She spent three years garnering diverse experience in general surgery which included gastrointestinal, vascular & orthopaedic surgeries, followed by three years of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery, surgery for burns, hand surgery, & microsurgery. She was extremely fortunate to have had the opportunity of spending a one-year internship with world-renowned Professors Jacques Baudet & Dominique Martin, in France. She received first-hand valuable experience working for Professor Albert De Mey, at the Brugmann Hospital, in Brussels, renowned for breast surgery.
Dr. Azzam is a member of several associations like the Royal Belgian Society for Plastic Surgery (RBSPS), the Brazilian Society for Plastic Surgery (SBCP), the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), & the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS).
Armed with such impressive credentials, Dr. Azzam worked as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon in a part-time capacity at Iwona Specialty Clinic, & Dr Amina Al Amiri Clinic, both in Dubai. She also has experience working at the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery Hospital, DHCC.
She has successfully conducted breast surgeries like mammaplasty (augmentation & reduction), deformities (tuberous breasts, gynecomastia, agenesia), & reconstruction. Aesthetic surgery is her forte & she is much in demand for body contouring surgeries like liposuction & fat grafting, abdominoplasty, full-body lifts, thigh & arm lift, buttocks lift, & post-bariatric recontouring. She treats skin tumours as well. Dr. Azzam is fluent in both French, & English & utilizes her free moments fruitfully by spending them with her children!
Degree of Doctor of Medicine, Surgery & Childbirth University of Liege, Belgium
Final exam of the Collegium Chirurgicum Plasticum Belgicum, Brussels, Belgium
Diploma of Specialist in Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery, Microsurgery, Hand Surgery & Burn Surgery. University of Liege, Belgium