Nick Kairinos

Dr Nick Kairinos is a plastic and reconstructive surgeon based in Cape Town, South Africa. Over and above his FC Plast Surg, he obtained an MMed research degree in general surgery with distinction. He was later also awarded a PhD in plastic surgery in the field of wound care, for his ground-breaking work on the mechanism of action of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy.
He is currently a reviewer in this field for five international peer-reviewed journals. He is regarded as a “Key Opinion Leader” in the field of wound care and has been an invited speaker at both national and international congresses. His is the Editor-in-Chief of Wound Healing Southern Africa and is head of the multidisciplinary Cape Advanced Wound Care Centre.