Repež, PhD

Consultant Plastic and Aesthetic Surgeon
Fellow of EBOPRAS (European Board of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery)
Dr Andrej Repez is a European Board Certified plastic surgeon and an internationally renowned expert in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. He is currently working in a leading private hospital in Kuwait and visiting his clinic in Ljubljana regularly.

After graduating with First-Class Honours from Medical Faculty of Ljubljana, Slovenia, he completed a distinguished six-year plastic surgery residency program at University Medical Centre Ljubljana and was later granted a prestigious sub-specialty Fellowship in Microsurgery, Leeds, UK. He has been promoted to PhD for his original research work in microsurgery.

Before accepting senior position in Kuwait he held a Consultant post at University Medical Centre Ljubljana focusing on complex reconstructive cases. He led specialized surgical services for breast reconstruction, brachial plexus injuries and facial paralysis. He is a co-founder and medical director of private Aesthetic surgery clinic Zorman-Repez. He trains junior surgeons and is a respected teacher at Medical Faculty. He regularly publishes in professional journals and contributes to plastic surgery meetings as a speaker.

Dr Andrej is among region’s finest plastic surgeons delivering safe and exceptional results in full range of facial rejuvenation, body contouring and breast surgery procedures. Nearly 20 years of experience in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery enables him to offer each patient advanced and unique surgical care to create beautiful, long-lasting and natural results best suited to individual preconditions.
Qualifications in Aesthetic Surgery
- Spire Leeds Hospital Aesthetic Surgery Rotation (Leeds, UK)
- Leeds General Infirmary – Microsurgical Fellowship Prof Simon Kay, Dr Mark Liddington in Dr Waseem Saeed (Leeds, UK)
- University Medical Centre Ljubljana – Plastic surgery specialisation Mentor Prof Zoran M. Arnež
- Gluteal Implants Course dr. Richard Abs (Marseille, France)
- Full face approach injections techniques Dr Raj Acquilla (Kuwait)
- 13th Aesthetic & Anti-Aging Medicine World Congress (Monaco)
- Procedures with Mentor Implants & Practice Management -Strategies for Success, Dr Randquist, Victoriakliniken (Sweden)
- The Coupure Seminars CATFAS meeting, “Controversies, Art and Technology in Facial Aesthetic Surgery” (Gent, Belgium)
- Polytech Advanced Course on Breast Augmentation (Gent, Belgium)
- Fellows in Science, 1st. International Congress of Plastic Surgery (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
- 7th International Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Course – Breast Surgery (Dr Giovanni Botti, Villa Bella Clinic Salo, Italy)
- Recent advances in plastic surgery symposium & Allergan Serbian breast academy (Belgrade, Serbia)
- Allergan Expert Masterclass – Facial Aesthetics (Dr Mauricio de Mayo, Ljubljana)
- III Allergan Croatian Breast Academy (Zagreb, Croatia)
- III Anti-Aging Congress of Slovenia (Bled, Slovenia)
- Allergan Medical Aesthetics Academy Masterclass (Akademikliniken, Stockholm, Sweden)
- Chirurgia Plastica-Estetica Avanzata dell‘Area Cervico-Facciale (Dr Giovanni Botti, Villa Bella Clinic Salo, Italy)
- Injection Techniques for Vistabel and Juvederm Ultra (Dr Mauricio de Mayo, Prague, Czech Republic)
- Injection Techniques for Vistabel and Juvederm Ultra (Allergan, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia)
- Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgical Skills Cadaver Dissection (The Royal College of Surgeons of England, University of Bristol, UK)
- Aesthetic Surgery of The Face – Human Cadaver Dissection Course (Medical University of Vienna, Austria)
- UKC Ljubljana – Aesthetic surgery rotation – Mentor Dr Franc Planinšek
- 17th Annual EURAPS Meeting (European Association of Plastic Surgeons, Istanbul, Turkey)
Professional Registrations
- Slovenia: Medical Chamber of Slovenia (November 24, 2001) Registration number: 0007569
- UK: General Medical Council (10 March 2009 – Specialist Register) Reference number: 6156328
- Kuwait: Registered as Plastic Surgery Specialist from 2015
Academic Honours and Awards
- Dr. Oražen award for graduating fist in class at Medical School, University of Ljubljana
- Student Faculty Prešeren Award for “Prognosis of Surgical Treatment in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome” Research Project
- Faculty Prešeren Award for “The Role of Microcystins in Parenchymal Organs Pathology” Research Project
- Prof. Janez Plečnik award for the best student in Anatomy, Pathology and Histology
- Won the National Physics competition