Dr. LEVAN is a specialist in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery with over 20 years of experience. He is President and Founder of the Group for Advancement in Plastic Surgery (GAPS), and a member of both SOFCPRE & SNCPRE. He is also founder of Wikiplastic, the online Plastic surgery video sharing platform.
Dr. Levan was one of the first surgeons to practice fat injection using the Coleman Lipostructure technique at the end of the 90s for patients with facial lipoatrophy. He is a pioneer in remodeling with buttock implants and has helped to design the biconvex buttock prosthesis.
He has 10 years of experience in Buttock Prosthesis surgery and has performed about 300 buttock augmentation surgery.
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Chief of the Department of Aesthetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Groupe Hospitalier Paris Saint-Joseph, PARIS, France
Private PracticeAesthetic surgery and injections
Philippe Levan, Paris, France
Fellowship of plastic surgeryUniversity of Pierre and Marie Curie – Faculty of Medicine
1998 to 2000
Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP), PARIS Cedex 4, France
1985 to 2000
Southern Paris (Paris-Sud) University, Faculty of Medicine
[Reconstructive surgery of lipodystrophy secondary to HIV treatments].
Soins. Pediatrie, puericulture
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Altered fat differentiation and adipocytokine expression are inter-related and linked to morphological changes and insulin resistance in HIV-1-infected lipodystrophic patients.
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Correction of facial lipoatrophy in HIV-infected patients on highly active antiretroviral therapy by injection of autologous fatty tissue.
Société Française de Chirurgie Plastique Reconstructrice et Esthétique (SOFCPRE)MemberSyndicat national de Chirurgie Plastique Réparatrice et Esthétique (SNCPRE)MemberGroup for Advancement in Plastic Surgery (GAPS)Founder and President
Silver Medal of medical doctorate thesisSaint-Antoine's Faculty of Medicine
Bronze Medal of National DefenseMinistry of Defense