Dr. Abeer Sawwaf Kraishan

Suleiman Al-Hadidi Street
Abdoun,Next to Arab Medical Center
Phone: 962 - 79 - 635 9898
E-mail: drsawwaf@gmail.com
 

 

Education

 

                                                           

  • Jordanian Plastic Surgery Board 2008
  • American General Surgery Board Certified      2008
  • 7 years of post-doctoral General Surgery Experience , and 3 years of post-doctoral Plastic Surgery Experience
  • Plastic Surgery Fellowship   2006-2008   Oregon Health and Science University  Juliana Hansen MD, Program Director         
  • General Surgery Residency 2002-2006   Oregon Health and Science University Karen Deveney MD, Program Director          John Hunter MD, Chairman. 
  • Plastic Surgery Residency    1998-2002  American University of Beirut Imad Kadoura MD, Program Director
  • Doctorate of Medicine 1994-1998     American University of Beirut

  • Bachelor of Science  in Biology   1991-1994 American University of Beirut

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING

 

  • Intern in General Surgery 1998-1999                            American University Hospitals
  • Resident in Plastic Surgery 1999-2002   American University Hospitals
  • Resident in General Surgery  2002-2005     Oregon Health and Science University Hospitals
  • Chief Resident in General Surgery  2005-2006   Oregon Health and Science University Hospitals
  • Resident in Plastic Surgery 2006-2008    Oregon   Health and Science University Hospitals
  • Fellow in Plastic Surgery  2006-2008    Oregon Health and Science University Hospitals

Licensure

 

  • American Board of Surgery 2008
  • Jordanian Board of Plastic Surgery   2008
  • Licensed, Oregon Medical License 2007
  • Recertified, Advanced Cardiac Life Support 2007
  • Certified, ECFMG, Step I,II,III 2002
  • Licensed, Lebanese Medical License 1998

                                              

 

 

Awards and honors

 

  • American University of Beirut , Dean Honor List 1992  
  • American University of Beirut , Dean Honor List  1993
  • Duke University Plastic Surgery Research Award    2001
  • Kaiser Permanente General Surgery Award 2002,2006  

                              

Professional Groups

 

  • Lebanese Order Of Physicians 1994-present
  • American University of  Beirut Alumni 1998-present
  • American Medical Association    2002-present
  • Mackenzie Surgical Society     2006-present
  • American Cleft Palate Craniofacial Association 2006
  • Jordanian Plastic Surgery Society 2008-present

    

Conferences , Meetings and workshops

 

  • Endoscopic Liposuction Work shop, Duke University 1997
  • Laparoscopic  Thoracic Surgery Work shop, AUB 1999
  • Laparoscopic Inguinal hernia Repair  Workshop, OHSU 2004
  • Partial Breast Irradiation ,Legacy Cancer Services  2004
  • Ultrasound Course, OHSU 2006
  • American Cleft Palate Craniofacial Association 63rd Meeting  2006
  • AO North America Craniomaxillofacial Course Principles of Operative Treatment of Craniomaxillofacial Trauma & Reconstruction  2007
  • Practical Approaches to Craniomaxillofacial Trauma        2007 
  • Senior Plastic Surgery Residents Conference 2008 Paper Presentation Inferior Pedicle Breast Reduction ,Alternative Technique                                  

                                      

Languages

 

English/Arabic

PUBLICATIONS

 

Bishara S Atiyeh, Abeer Sawwaf, et al. The Effect Of Moist Exposed Dressings On Healing And Barrier Function Restoration Of Partial Thickness Wounds. European Journal Of Plastic Surgery Vol 26(1) April 2003: p:5-11

Atiyeh BS, Abeer Sawwaf, et al. The Distally Based Sural Fasciocutaneous Cross-Leg Flap: A New Application Of An Old Procedure. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2003 Apr 1:111 (4) :1470-4

Bishara S Atiyeh,Abeer Sawwaf, et al. Scar Quality And Physiologic Barrier Function Restoration Following Moist And Moist Exposed Dressings Of Partial Thickness Wounds. Dermatologic Surgery 2003 ,Jan 29(1):14-20

References

 

 

1.       John Hunter MD, Chairman and Professor of General Surgery, OHSU e-mail: hunterj@ohsu.edu                    

2.       Karen Deveney MD, Program Director of General Surgery, OHSU e-mail: deveneyk@ohsu.edu

3.       Cliff Deveney MD, Vice Chairman of General Surgery, OHSU        e-mail: deveneyc@ohsu.edu

4.       Juliana Hansen MD, Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, OHSU e-mail:hansenju@ohsu.edu 

5.       Reid Mueller MD, Associate Professor Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, OHSU e-mail: muellere@ohsu.edu

6.       Joel Solomon MD, Assistant Professor Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, OHSU e-mail: solomojo@ohsu.edu 

7.       Wesley Schooler MD, Assistant Professor Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery ,OHSU e-mail: schooler@ohsu.edu 

8.       Richard Mullins MD, Associate Professor of General Surgery, OHSU e-mail: mullinsr@ohsu.edu 

 

    

 

 

 

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