Dr méd. Nicolas Chami

FMH Plastic,Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery


Languages

Lebanese, French and English

Work experience

Clinique de Montchoisi, Lausanne, Switzerland
Clinique Cécile, Lausanne, Switzerland
Clinique La Source (Swiss Leading Hospitals of the World), Lausanne, Switzerland.
Consultant, Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, University Medical Center of Lausanne (CHUV), Lausanne, Switzerland
Chief Unit of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Hospital Center (affiliated University Hospital), Yverdon, Switzerland
Consultant for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Hospital Center (affiliated University Hospital), Payerne, Switzerland
Hazmieh International Medical Center (HIMC), Hazmieh, Lebanon
Clemenceau Medical Center (CMC), affiliated to John Hopkin’s Medical Center, Baltimore (USA), Beirut, Lebanon

Education

1991 Visiting Surgeon, Manhattan Eye and Ear Hospital, New York City, USA
1991 Diplôme fédéral de Médecine 
1988–1991 Chief Resident, Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, University Hospital of Lausanne (CHUV), Lausanne, Switzerland
1985–1988 Resident and Senior Resident, Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, University Hospital of Geneva (CHUG), Geneva, Switzerland
1984–1985 Resident in Anesthesia and Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland
1983–1984 Second year resident in General Surgery, Hôpital de Morges, Morges, Switzerland
1981–1983 Straight surgical internship and first year resident in General surgery, American University Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon 
1980 Doctor of Medicine
School of Medicine of the University of Lausanne

  • The management of giant arterio-venous malformation of the face.
    European Journal of Plast.Surg., 1987, 10:79-81
  • The surgical management of Noma.
    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery vol.87, no.1-jan 1991, 76-86
  • On the versatility of homologous lyophilized dura mater.
    Plastic Surgery 1992, vol II, U.T. Hinderer,editor
  • Aesthetic considerations in the management of facial defects (in French)
    Medecine et Hygiène, 1993, 51, 3060-3062
  • Local and Regional Anesthesia in plastic and aesthetic surgery (in German)
    Plastische Chirurgie. II-16.2, 2001,1-25
  • Rejuvenation of the upper and mid-face. Limited incisions equal limited results?
    Presented at the annual meeting of the swiss society of plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic Surgery, Bienne, September 2005
  • Improving the final outcome in Reduction Mammoplasty.
    Presented at the ISAPS postgraduate course, Beirut, October 2008
  • Rejuvenation of the lower eyelid and midface.
    Presented at the ISAPS post graduate course, Beirut, October 2008
  • Breast Asymmetry: Different solutions for different indications.
    Presented at the First World Meeting of plastic surgeons, October 2010
  • The MACS lift: is it indicated for all cases?
    Presented at the Third World Meeting of plastic surgeons, October 2014
  • Mastopexy with or without implants.
    Presented at the Third World Meeting of plastic surgeons, October 2014

Contact

Chemin des Allinges 10
1001 Lausanne

T +41 21 728 40 50
nchami@montchoisi.ch

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