Dr. Sanguan Kunaporn

Educational Background, Practice and Training :Chulalongkorn University Medical School, Bangkok, 1978-1982 – B.S.

  • Chulalongkorn University Medical School, Bangkok, 1982-1984 – M.D.
  • Qualification Thai Certified Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 1984

Internship: Rayong Hospital, Rayong, 1984-1985
General practitioner: Koh Samui Community Hospital, Koh Samui, Suratthani, 1985-1988

Residency training: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chulalongkorn Hospital, 1988-1991
Full Time Plastic Surgeon, Vachira General Hospital, Phuket, Thailand, 1991-1999
Plastic Surgeon, Phuket Plastic Surgery 1992-present
Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Phuket International Hospital 1992-present
Founding Plastic Surgeon, Phuket International Aesthetic Center 2006-present

International Experience :

  • Fellowship: Tampa Craniofacial Center, Tampa, Florida, USA, 1991

Scientific Activities :

  • Free tissue transfers; A way to do it., Chula Surgical Proceeding, ISSN 0857-314X, page 93-96
  • Alar nasi reconstruction by free vascularized chrondrocutaneous composite ear flap, 2nd Triangular TST meeting in Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery, 1994
  • Free vascularized osteocutaneous fibula flap; unusual technique in anastomosis with vein graft, 2nd Triangular TST meeting in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 1994
  • Transsexual, Law and Medicine in Thailand, Journal of Asian Sexology, Volume 2, June 2001

Honours and Awards :

  • Outstanding Resident in Surgery, 1991, Department of Surgery, Chulalongkorn University Thailand.
  • Local Chairperson, 6APC-ICPRS, Phuket, Thailand, 1996,

Certification and License :

  • Medical Licensure: Medical council of Thailand, 1984, #12287

Board certification:

  • Thai Certified Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 1991

Special Expertise :

  • Transsexual Surgery, Gender Reassignment Surgery, Breast Surgery.

Memberships in Professional Societies :

  • Thai Medical Council
  • The Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of Thailand
  • The Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery of Thailand
  • International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery ( ISAPS )