RHINOPLASTY
20-21 OCTOBER 2017
Miguel Gonçalves Ferreira | Peter JFM Lohuis
from basic to advanced techniques
learn with the masters
PORTO, PORTUGAL | ICBAS - UNIVERSIDADE DO PORTO
Diogo Oliveira e Carmo | José Carlos Neves
2017
PORTO
FACIAL PLASTIC SURGERY
&
Stephen W Perkins, MD - Indianapolis, IN, USA
Dr. Perkins is President of Meridian Plastic Surgeons, a multi-specialty group with three other plastic surgeons, and the Meridian Plastic Surgery Center which he founded, in Indianapolis, Indiana.

EDUCATION
Stephen W. Perkins, MD received his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1973 after three years of study. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in 1977. From 1977 to 1979, Dr. Perkins completed his post-graduate internship and surgery training at St. Vincent Hospital of Indianapolis. From 1979 to 1982, he completed his residency training in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis and became Board Certified in October 1982. Dr. Perkins completed a year of specialized fellowship training with the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Birmingham, Alabama, during 1982 and 1983. 

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
Dr. Perkins is a Clinical Associate Professor, Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology, Indianapolis, Indiana, teaching residents.

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS
Stephen W. Perkins, MD is a board certified Facial Plastic Surgeon and is certified by both the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery as well as the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES AND ACTIVITIES
Dr. Perkins is a Past President of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Perkins was the 142nd President of the Indianapolis Medical Society, from September 2015 to September 2016.
Dr. Perkins has been a Fellowship Director for the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery for the past 27 years - As a part of this program (housed at the Meridian Plastic Surgery Center in Indianapolis, IN) Dr. Perkins takes on a facial plastic and reconstructive surgery Fellow (chosen from all over the U.S.) each year to teach them advanced surgical techniques and provide further specialized knowledge and surgical skills in facial plastic surgery. The program enables these facial plastic surgery Fellows to learn and perform the newest, most cutting-edge treatment methods and surgical procedures.  Dr. Perkins regularly makes presentations at national and international meetings and symposiums – and is continually invited by organizations such as the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery, to be the featured speaker or guest-of-honor faculty. Dr. Perkins also teaches his cutting-edge rhinoplasty surgical techniques to other surgeons across the country and the world.
           
OUTSTANDING HONORS AND AWARDS
Dr. Stephen Perkins has received numerous awards and honors, the most outstanding being:
{C}·       {C}The William K. Wright Award by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery for his outstanding contributions to facial plastic and reconstructive surgery - 2009.
The F. Mark Rafaty Memorial Award by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery for outstanding contributions to facial plastic and reconstructive surgery as well as excellence in audio/visual presentation - 2007. The John Dickinson’s Teacher’s Award by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery for sharing knowledge about facial plastic surgery with effective use of audio visuals - 2005.The first recipient of the Distinguished Education Award in facial plastic surgery presented by the Educational and Research Foundation of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in 1988.The Outstanding Service Honor in 1984 by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.