An upcoming leader in the fields of aesthetic, reconstructive, and pediatric plastic surgery, Dr. Campbell is the author of numerous articles regarding plastic surgery, global health, and international surgical care. He is well versed in all aspects of aesthetic, reconstructive, and pediatric plastic surgery, and seeks to offer every patient personal care and superior surgery.
Qualifications and Credentials
Dr. Campbell is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Diplomat of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and Member of the Colombian Society of Plastic Surgery. He specializes in aesthetic surgery of the face, breast, and body and pediatric plastic surgery.
Dr. Campbell is from the United States, and received his medical doctorate from the University of Missouri School of Medicine, achieving election to the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and scoring in the top 1% of all United States students on his medical licensing exams. He completed his training in general surgery at the world famous University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles, spending much of his time at Los Angeles County Hospital, one of the busiest trauma centers in the country. He performed as one of the top residents, and scored in the top 2%.
He then completed his residency at the prestigious and intensely competitive University of Southern California Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, where he received broad and thorough training in all aspects of plastic surgery at renowned subspecialty centers throughout the Los Angeles basin. His cosmetic training was intensive, learning under some of the known masters in top tear private practices in Beverly Hills and the greater Los Angeles area.
Dr. Campbell completed a fellowship in Pediatric Plastic Surgery with Operation Smile International, completing another 500 surgical reconstructive procedures on pediatric patients. He holds current American Heart Association certifications in Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Adult Life Support, and Basic Life Support.
Dr. Campbell also has an intense interest and passion for global health, and received the Regan Fellowship in 2009 and the Stryker Fellowship in 2010. His participation and leadership in global surgical care has intensified with time, and he has participated as plastic surgeon, team leader, and field medical director on more than 20 international missions. He is the founding Medical Director, founding Chief of Surgery, and founding Director of Research and Outcomes at the Guwahati Comprehensive Cleft Care in Assam, India. This free surgical hospital has completed more than 10,000 operations in its first four years of operations, establishing a new paradigm of surgical care in the developing world. Under his direction, the facility has earned international esteem and recognition, resulting in formal partnerships with some of the most famous institutions in the world in pediatric plastic surgery.
Dr. Campbell moved to Colombia full-time in 2012 with Dr. Restrepo to form Premium Care Plastic Surgery and a new standard for plastic surgery in the region. Their partnership combines experience and expertise from three continents to provide the very best in plastic and reconstructive surgery to residents of Colombia, and to their patients who come to Cartagena from the United States, Europe, and Latin America. The practice provides excellence in aesthetic surgery of the face, breast, body, and skin and provides reconstructive surgery to children and adults. Dr. Campbell, Plastic Surgeon in Colombia, and Dr. Restrepo also continue their shared passion for charitable involvement for children and serve on the Medical Oversight Board of Operation Smile International, and as Medical Advisors to Operation Smile.
Complete Curriculum Vitae, Plastic Surgeon in Colombia:
Dr. Alex Campbell, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Aesthetics | Reconstruction |Pediatrics