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Andrea Moreira is a board-certified plastic surgeon at the Cleveland Clinic. Her initial interest in plastic surgery involved pediatric craniofacial deformities and breast surgery and began as an undergraduate. She pursued her medical degree at University of Para Medical School, Brazil and graduated in 1993. She completed her general surgery and plastic surgery at the Federal University of Sao Paulo (UNIFESP), Brazil, in 2000. She decided to continue with her training and underwent a craniofacial fellowship in Michigan, followed by a plastic surgery research fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic. During this time she received many awards due to her outstanding research including the Grand Prize Scholarship Award through the International College of Surgeons and the Alexander Waltz Award through the American College of Surgeons. Although she was board certified by the Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery she opted to complete full residency training is US to be able to obtain the American Board Certification. She underwent general surgery and plastic surgery training at the clinic, which was completed in 2011. Dr. Moreira joined the plastic surgery staff at the Cleveland Clinic in 2011.
Dr. Moreira’s special interests include breast surgery and breast reconstruction surgery, including microsurgical breast reconstruction, body contouring surgery (including liposuction, abdominoplasty, and body lift), facial rejuvenation and eyelid surgery, as well as Botox® and injectable fillers.
Cosmetic surgery, breast reconstruction, microsurgery, general plastic surgery
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