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Surgeons at Elegance Abroad

Elegance Abroad only uses first class medical facilities staffed by qualified surgeons, complete with an Australian Nurse to ensure your surgery goes as smoothly and as comfortably as possible. Please click on the surgeon profiles below to find out more information.

Dr Narupon

Dr. Narupon Rojanapithayakorn

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Although Dr Narupon may appear young, he has a lot of surgeries under his belt as a plastic and reconstructive surgeon both for PIAC and a local Government Hospital. He has been affiliated with PIAC since 2011 and is one of the busiest surgeons. Dr Narupon’s style is enthusiastic and creative, and he is open to adapt his surgical plan to his client’s requests and expectations. He does mostly breast surgeries, but also has a lot of experience in body contouring and face procedures.

A creative and artistic person, Dr Narupon’s consultation room is full of photos he has taken during his travels and of former patients. He is a dynamic and upcoming leading Thai plastic surgeon, mentored by Dr Sanguan, who combines his youth and competence to satisfy the needs of his clients. Dr Narupon is particularly liked by younger clients, looking for a surgeon who can relate to their needs.

Specialising in:

  • Maxillofacial surgery
  • Reconstructive microsurgery
  • Aesthetic facial surgery
  • Breast Surgery Body contouring surgery

Dr. Piyapas is a highly skilled and experienced plastic and reconstructive surgeon. He graduated with both a bachelor degree of Biochemistry from the Faculty of Science and a Doctor of Medicine degree from Chulalongkorn Medical School, one of the oldest and most respected medical schools in Thailand. He subsequently completed 5 years of training in General Surgery, principally at the Royal Thai Navy Hospital before graduating as a fully qualified Plastic and Reconstructive surgeon from Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University.

Prior to working as a Plastic Reconstructive Consultant Surgeon in the Bangkok Phuket hospital, Dr Piyapas worked as a plastic surgery consultant on complex major plastic reconstructive and aesthetic cases in the Queen Sirikit General Hospital, the Royal Thai Navy and the Bangkok Hospital, Pattaya. He is an active member of the International Society of Plastic Surgeons, The Royal College of Surgeons, The Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons and The Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons of Thailand, TheInternational Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, among others.

He is committed to establishing a solid doctor-patient relationship. Each step of the process, from the initial consultation, to the actual procedure(s), and follow-up care, is performed by him personally.

Specialising In

  • Facial cosmetic surgery, particularly Rhinoplasty (Caucasian and Oriental), Blepharoplasty, Face and Neck lift surgery and other facial rejuvenation procedures.
  • Body contouring procedures such as Breast augmentation, Breast lift, Breast reduction, Tummy tucks and Liposuction.
  • Hair transplantation by Follicular Unit Transection (FUT) and Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) for both Reconstructive and Aesthetic problems.
  • Reconstructive surgery including congenital defects, major soft tissue injuries and defects, burn injuries and facial maxillary trauma.

Dr. Piyapas Pichaichanarong

Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic Surgery)

Dr Pongsatorn

Dr. Pongsatorn Sanguanchua

Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic Surgery)

Dr. Pongsatorn is an adept, experienced plastic surgeon with interests in both cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. He is not only fully certified by the Thai Board of General Surgery and the Thai Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, but also a highly recognised member of Thai Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Thai Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons as well as other medical societies.

Dr. Pongsatorn has successfully performed more than 6,000 cosmetic and reconstructive cases. The results of the micro surgeries that he has conducted are also widely admired. He is committed to helping people to improve their quality of life through plastic and reconstructive surgery. All his patients experience self-confident increased after the surgery.

Specialising in:

  • Facial rejuvenation
  • Breast surgery
  • Advanced body contouring surgery

Dr. Poonsak is committed to establish a solid doctor-patient relationship throughout each step of the service process. From initial consultation, actual surgery procedure(s), till follow-up care, he adheres to treat every patient attentively.

Dr. Poonsak dedicates to the highest standard of excellence in plastic surgery. All his patients are carefully examined before performing the surgery procedures. He never get tired of spending time to explain in detail about the surgical options, benefit and risk to every patients individually because he believes that a well informed patient is necessary for the best results.

Specialising in:

  • Facial cosmetic surgery, particularly Rhinoplasty, Blepharoplasty, Face and Neck lift surgery
  • Body contouring procedure such as Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, Breast Reduction, Tummy Tucks and Liposuction.
  • Reconstructive surgery including congenital defects, major soft tissue injuries and defects, burn injuries and facial maxillary trauma.
Dr Poonsak

Dr. Poonsak Sumritmanoporn

General Practice, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Dr Rushapol

Dr. Rushapol Sdawat

Plastic Surgery

Educational Background, Practice & Training

  • Siriraj Medical School, Mahidol University, Bangkok, 1985-1992 -M.D.
  • Internship: Bangkok Metropolitan Administration General Hospital, 1992
  • General Practitioner: Veterans General Hospital, Bangkok, 1993-1994
  • Thai Certified Board of General Surgery, King Pramongkutklao Hospital, Mahidol University, 1995-1997
  • Thai Certified Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, 1998-1999
  • Swahanpracharak Hospital (Northern Regional Tertiary Care Center), Ministry of Health, Nakhon Sawan, Thailand, 2000-2008
  • Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Srisawan Hospital, Paknampho Hospital, Romchat Hospital, Ratanawej Hospital, Ruampatt Hospital, 2000-2008
  • Plastic Surgeon, Sdawat Plastic Surgery Clinic, Nakhom Sawan, 2003-present
  • Plastic Surgeon, Phuket Plastic Surgery Institute 2008-present

Dr Sanguan is in a league of his own and renown worldwide as a serious, innovative plastic surgeon, who is willing to take on challenging and complex cases.

Clients find him to be thoughtful and patient with a keen attention to detail and always ready to explain technicalities. Dr Sanguan specialises in breast surgeries, especially breast augmentation, lift, reduction and revision, as well as male-to-female sex reassignment surgery. This has gained him a following from all over the globe.

Dr Sanguan is National Secretary of The Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons of Thailand. Locally he is the Chairman of the PIAC Surgical Committee and sees it as his obligation and goal that all PIAC clients are satisfied and their surgery result is within acceptable standards. He works tirelessly to mentor younger surgeons and is happy to pass on his knowledge and experience.

Dr Sanguan has been a member of Rotary for many years and in 2014 he was District Governor. He lives in Phuket with his family and often hosts exchange students in his home. Dr Sanguan travels a lot and consequently his clients are encouraged to book their surgery months in advance to ensure availability.

Specialising in:

  • Surgeries for Transsexual: Male to Female Sex Reassignment Surgery
  • Breast Aesthetic surgery.
Dr Sanguan

Dr. Sanguan Kunaporn

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

Dr Veerawat

Dr. Veerawat Tirananmongkol

Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic Surgery)

Known as Dr V to his patients, this plastic surgeon has made a solid name for himself. He is a sought after breast augmentation and breast lift specialist, who gets most of his clients from referrals.

Focused and professional, Dr V aims to be honest with all his clients to ensure that they are realistic in their expectations and have all their questions answered before surgery. Dr V is known for his attention to detail and for often recommending teardrop implants and or dual plane placement for breast augmentation clients seeking a natural look.

His goal is to have happy clients rather than a large overall number of clients. Still, Dr V usually has a full schedule and new clients must expect that it can take 1-2 weeks to get a surgical recommendation. Generally, Dr V prefers for his clients to have consultation and surgery on separate days, and this allows for clients to have more time to consider the recommendation and surgical plan, as well as ask additional questions.

Dr V is a family man with his roots deeply planted in Phuket. He has been doing surgery at Phuket International Hospital since 2000 and became one of the founding members of Phuket International Aesthetic Center (PIAC). In addition to breast surgeries, he is skilled in face lifts, eyelid surgery, rhinoplasty, ear surgery, tummy tuck, as well as labiaplasty.

Specialising in:

  • Breast implant ( Tear Drop and Round)
  • Augmentation Mastoplexy
  • Facial surgery
  • Body contouring
  • Buttock implant

Dr. Witoon is a highly recognised cosmetic and plastic surgeon among Thai and International societies. He has been practicing cosmetic, plastic and reconstructive surgery procedures in Bangkok, Chiangmai and Phuket for over 30 years. He had also been teaching plastic surgery at Chiang Mai University, Thailand since 1971.

Apart from his strong professional development, Dr. Witoon is dedicated to optimising results for every patient he treats. He combines a commitment to offer state-of–the-art care with attentive attention in understanding each patient’s long-term objectives throughout every stage of the service process. His expertise in plastic surgery translates into results that not only look good and natural for his patients, but also are safe, effective and painless.

Specialising in:

  • Plastic, cosmetic and reconstructive surgery
  • Endoscopic breast augmentation surgery
  • Forehead and face lift
  • Reduction rhinoplasty
  • HD VASER liposuction
  • Lipo filling
Dr Witoon

Dr.Witoon Wisuthseriwong

Plastic Surgery

Dr.Parinya Yanpisitkul

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Dr. Parinya is nationally and internationally recognized in plastic surgery societies. His professional background contributes significantly to his skill to tailor plastic and reconstructive surgeries for his patients. When talking with patients about the objectives they want to achieve with plastic surgery procedures, he always carefully evaluates the most suitable approaches that achieve the best possible results for them.

Dr.Parinya and his team optimal care for each and every one of their patients. Both share a plain talk approach to educating their patients, helping make optimal decisions, and a commitment to delivering the most state-of-the-art cosmetic surgery with the most rapid and predictable recovery.

Specialising in:

  • Facial cosmetic surgery (Rhinoplasty and Blepharoplasty)
  • Face and neck lift surgery
  • Facial bone contouring surgery
  • Fat cell transfer for facial contouring
  • Breast cosmetic and reconstruction surgery
  • Breast augmentation and breast lift surgery
  • Maxillofacial bone trauma surgery

Dr.Thanakom Laisakul

Plastic Surgery

Educational Background, Practice & Training

  • Medical School, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, 1988-1994 – M.D.
  • Certificate in General Surgery, Songklanakarind Hospital, Songklanakarind University, 1994-1998
  • Thai Certified Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, 2000-2002
  • General Surgeon, Trang Hospital, 1998-2000
  • Head of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Unit, Trang Hospital, 2002-2003
  • Plastic Surgeon, Rajavadee Beauty Center, Bangkok Rayong Hospital, 2003-2012
  • Plastic Surgeon, Phuket Plastic Surgery Institute 2012-present

Dr.Visnu Lohsiriwat

Plastic Surgery

Educational Background, Practice & Training

  • Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, 1994-2000 M.D. (First Class Honors)
  • Internship: Samutsakorn Hospital, Thailand, 2000-2001
  • Qualification Thai Certified Board of General Surgery. Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand, 2001-2005
  • Qualification Thai Certified Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand, 2005-2007
  • AO Craniomaxillofacial Principles Courses, Thailand, 2007
  • ATLS (Advance Traumatic Life Support) Doctor Course, Certified by American College of Surgeons, 2008
  • Lecturer, Consultant, Division of Head-Neck and Breast Surgery, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, 2007-present
  • Plastic Surgeon and Head-Neck and Breast Surgery at Siriraj Piyamaharajkarun Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand, 2013-present
  • Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Phuket Plastic Surgery Institute, Phuket, Thailand 2013-present