Dr. Abdul-Salam Abul-Failatis a qualified medical doctor and a certified plastic surgeon and he is one of the Middle East’s leading Consultant Plastic Surgeons, with specialist knowledge in burns, cosmetic, plastic, and reconstructive surgery. He is renowned for his expertise in rhinoplasty, breast augmentation, liposuction, abdominoplasty, body-contouring and laser.
Since the establishment of his private practice in 1983, Dr. Abul Failat has been treating patients from all around the world. He also regularly performs surgery at various hospitals across Jordan and in Saudi Arabia including the Istishari Hospital and the Arabic Medical Centre where he is appointed as a consultant plastic surgeon.
Throughout his career, Dr. Abul-Failat has been heavily involved in promoting cooperation in and the development of plastic surgery in Jordan and the Arab Nation at large. He co-founded both the Jordanian Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons and the Pan Arab Society for Burn and Plastic Surgery where he was elected as a president.
As an expert in his field, he is regularly featured in local and international press, magazines and appears on radio programs and international TV Channels including Al-Jazeera and Al-Arabiya. He also serves as an expert witness in local tribunals and international arbitrations.
Dr. Abul Failat is best known as the co-pioneer of the ‘Abul Failat – Meyer Technique’ (1982) for single stage reconstruction after total resection of the lower lip and other innovative methods for reconstructing the lower lip after partial or total resection. These methodologies have been adopted by plastic surgeons as best practice worldwide and have been referenced in major academic publications including the McCarthy Encyclopedia of Plastic Surgery.
Universita degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
- Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland
- Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, United States