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Dr Faizal Ali
Specialty: Plastic Surgery

Languages: Malay, English

07-225 3088 (D/L)
07-225 3000 Ext: 298

Level3, Suite 3-01,
KPJ Johor Specialist Hospital,
39B Jalan Abdul Samad,
80100 Johor Bahru

Staff Attached:

Name : Suseela A/P Ramanaidu

About Dr Faizal Ali

Biographical Sketch:

Dr Faizal Ali received his undergraduate training from the University of Bristol in the UK and his postgraduate qualifications from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and a Masters in Plastic Surgery from Universiti Sains Malaysia. He has worked as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon in Hospital Kuala Lumpur and Hospital SultanahAminah in Johor Bahru. In 2006 he went to the United Kingdom to do a clinical attachment at the Craniofacial Unit of Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and the Cleft and Craniofacial Unit at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children in London.

In 2009 he joined University Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Center in Kuala Lumpur as their Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon. At UKMMC he was heading the Burn Unit and managing patients with clefts, craniofacial deformities and head and neck reconstruction. He has performed numerous complex microvascular reconstruction for head and neck cancers as well as children with cleft lip and palate. He is also very interested in cosmetic plastic surgery such as liposuction, breast augmentation, abdominoplasty, eyelid surgery and facelift.  

Education and Fellowship:

MBChB (UK), FRCS (UK),MSurg (Plast)(USM), AM (MAL)

Specialty Interests:

Cleft lip and cleft palate.
Burn injury.
Craniofacial deformities.
Facial trauma and reconstructive surgery.
Breast reconstruction.
Cosmetic Surgery : Eyelid (blepharoplasty), rhinoplasty, liposuction, abdominoplasty, breast augmentation with implants, and facelift surger. Thread lift (silhoutte lift), botox and fillers.                        

Research and Publications:

  1. Tissue Engineering Study Model Using Silicon Chamber: A Comparative Study Between Bovine Collagen With and Without Autogenous Muscle.(Presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting College of Surgeons, Academy of Medicine of Malaysia (23rd to 25th June 2006).)Winner of the Ethicon Prize 2006 for best research paper.
  2. Combination of Vascularized Outer Table Bone Graft Based on the Superficial Temporal Vessel and Allomatrix for the Reconstruction of a Traumatic Orbito Frontal Blow-Out Fracture in a Child. Faizal ALI, Ahmad Sukari HALIM, Sharida Zakaria NAJIHAH, Mohtar IBRAHIM, Jafri ABDULLAH Journal of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery (2005) 33, 326-330.
  3. Soft Tissue Cover for an Exposed Transplanted Kidney with a Pedicled Myocutaneous Anterolateral Thigh Perforator and Vastus Lateralis Flap. F Ali, E B Safawi, M Sundram, N S Kueh, Normala S. . Urol Int. (2011). Published online June 2011.
  4. A prospective randomised comparison of bipolar diathermy versus conventional dorsal slit technique for ritual circumcision: a Malaysian experience. Fariz MM, Tarmizi MN, Ainaini MH, Khairil AM, Faizal A, Sagap I. Clin Ter. 2011;162(6):543-5.
  5. Feasibilities of the Intercostal Perforators as Recipient Vessels in Microvascular Breast Reconstruction. Presented as an oral presentation at the 12th ASEAN Congress of Plastic Surgery (4th February 2004) in Manila, Philippines.
  6. Management of Extensive Surgical Wounds of      the Extremity After Tumour Resections Using Two Simultaneous Composite  Flaps. Two Case Reports. Faizal A, Ahmad SH, Zulmi W. JSurg Academia (2011)


Professional Memberships:

  1. Malaysian Medical Association
  2. Malaysian Society for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
  3. Academy of Medicine Malaysia




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