The objective of this medical discipline is to repair the area, return the mobility or sensitivity, reconstruct the área and do it in the best way aesthetically possible.
Dr Alexo Carballeira has a Master’s degree in Reconstructive Microsurgery, which accredits him for complex craniofacial, mammary, limbs, torso, urogenital reconstructive and lymphedema surgery amongst others. He has trained in this field in prestigious national and internationally renowned medical centres in Taiwan, Tokio, Helsinki, Mexico City and France. He followed up on patients who had undergone facial, upper and lower limb transplants and secondary surgeries. Besides, he also formed part of Dr. Pedro Cavadas’ team of four surgeons along with Dr. Javier Mata and Dr. Alessandro Thione that carried out the world’s first lower limbs transplant.