General Information - Dr J. Kurmanow
Dr Joanna Kurmanow is a plastic surgeon with extensive experience. She graduated from the Faculty of Medicine at the Poznan University of Medical Sciences in 1994. Four years later, she completed a first degree of specialisation in general surgery under the guidance of Professor Krzysztof Slowinski. In 2001, she obtained a second degree of specialisation in plastic surgery, which was preceded by training in renowned centres in Wroclaw under the direction of Dr Tadeusz Myczkowski and in Warsaw at the Plastic Surgery Clinic run by Professor Jozef Jethon, where she performed reconstructive (correction of post-traumatic deformities, breast reconstruction after mastectomy) and aesthetic surgery procedures. She honed her skills during numerous internships abroad, including in the UK, France, and the Plastic Surgery Clinic in Aarhus, Denmark. She runs her own medical practice; she also works at Solumed Plastic Surgery, Aesthetic Medicine and Phlebology Clinic in Poznan and the Department of Plastic Surgery and Reconstruction of the Trauma Surgery Ward at the Poznan University of Medical Sciences. She is also a lecturer at the College of Health, Beauty and Education in Poznan.
She is a member of many scientific societies, including the Polish Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, the Polish Burns Management Association, and The International Confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive, Aesthetic Surgery.
Dr J. Kurmanow attaches great importance to continual improvement of her professional qualifications and skills. Thus, she regularly participates in training courses organized in Poland and abroad. She participated in the course "Breast Surgery: Oncoplasty and Aesthetic Surgery" and the course "Advances In Aesthetic Plastic Surgery: The Cutting Edge VII" in New York. She also participated in the International Symposium of Aesthetic Surgery under the guidance of Professor Kazimierz Kobus. She also honed her skills during courses in Madrid and Amsterdam.
Dr Kurmanow is the author and co-author of numerous scientific papers on plastic surgery and the treatment of burns published in Polish and foreign journals, as well as international courses and symposia (including in Berlin and Xian). She has provided consultation for articles on aesthetic surgery and aesthetic medicine, which have been published in popular magazines (including Newsweek, Claudia). She has also taken part in the television programme Pytanie na śniadanie (Question for breakfast) on numerous occasions.
Procedures in which Dr J. Kurmanow specializes
As a specialist in plastic surgery, Dr Kurmanow performs a wide range of treatments in aesthetic medicine and plastic surgery. She performs rhinoplasty, otoplasty, blapheroplasty, and liposuction of selected body parts. She does breast augmentations, reductions and lifts, and treats gynecomastia, which is the reduction of excessive mammary glands in men. She also performs abdominoplasty and labiaplasty. She helps people who want to improve the appearance of their face and look younger; she performs face lifts and non-surgical wrinkle smoothing and removal with hyaluronic acid and Botox. Patients dissatisfied with the shape of their lips can undergo augmentation with hyaluronic acid implants or fat transfer.
Effects of the doctor's work - before and after photos
Patient satisfaction is important to us. We want every patient to have a complete picture of the doctor in whom they put their trust. Below are before and after photos of procedures performed by Dr Joanna Kurmanow.