The ISCG Awards
The 2015 ISCG Award for Outstanding Contributions to Cosmetic Surgery
Presented to Arturo Grau, MD
Arturo Grau, MD
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon, Paraguay
Dr. Arturo Grau is a master of the Brazilian Lift and body contouring. His clientele includes scores of models, beauty queens and actresses.
Dr. Grau, MD is a graduate from the School of Medicine of the National University of Asuncion in 1991, earning the title of "Doctor in Medicine and Surgery". He did his General Surgery Residency at the Social Preventional Institute's Central Hospital of Asuncion for 2 years from March 1993 to February 1994. He passed to his Aesthetic Plastic Surgery training in Buneos Aires, Argentian at the Juri Clinic of plastic surgery nin 1998 and at the Robles Clinic of Plastic Surgeru from 1999 to 2001. Dr. Grau is in private practice and performs all of his surgeries at La Costa Medical Center of Asuncion, Paraguay. He is an active member of theParaguayan Association for Aesthetic Medicine, of the Argentine Assocation for Cosmetic Medicine and Surgery and an International Member of the AACS.
The 2015 ISCG Award for Teaching Excellence
Presented to Barry R. Komisaruk, PhD.
Barry Komisaruk, PhD
Neuroscientist, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson, United States
Dr. Barry Komisaruk studies the function of nerve pathways for sexual stimulation in women who have suffered spinal cord injury. He and fellow researchers at Rutgers published the first evidence of brain regions involved in orgasm in women. Also, he has co-published a comprehensive review of neurological, pharmacological, hormonal, and health aspects of orgasm in "The Science of Orgasm."
The 2015 ISCG Aesthetic Award Winners
Presented to Robert Jason, MD
Robert Jason, MD
Cosmetic Gynecologist, New York
Dr. Jason is a board certified gynecologist and cosmetic surgeon with offices in Manhattan and Long Island. His cosmetic training includes the Laser Vaginal Rejuvenation Institute of America (LVRIA) and the International Society of Cosmetogynecology (ISCG). He is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists.
Best Combined Labiaplasty and Hoodectomy
Presented to Alexandros Bader, MD
Alexandros Bader, MD
Cosmetic Gynecologist, Greece, London & Dubai
Dr Bader is an internationally renowned specialist OB&GYN and Cosmetic Gynecologist who pioneered cosmetic vaginal surgery (CVS) in Europe. Following training and Fellowships in Los Angeles and New Jersey, USA with the most innovative surgeons in the fields of cosmetic surgery and gynecology, Dr Bader returned to Greece and became the first doctor in Europe to exclusively practice cosmetic vaginal surgery. Dr Bader is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and the International Society of Cosmetogynecology. His exclusive involvement with reconstructive and cosmetic vaginal surgery for the last decade affords him the opportunity to deal with a large volume of interesting and complex cases on a daily basis. Dr Bader is founder and director of Keep Femina Cosmetic Gynecology Center of Athens, Greece, and Director in the Department of Reconstructive and Cosmetic Gynecology at Athens Beverly Hills Medical Group in Glyfada, Athens. He divides his time between Athens, London, and Dubai, where he is visiting surgeon at the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery Hospital.
Best Revision Labiaplasty
Presented to David Matlock, MD
David Matlock, MD
Cosmetic Gynecologist, Beverly HIlls, California, United States
Dr. Matlock has dedicated his entire cosmetic practice to Female Genital Plastic Surgery (Laser Vaginal Rejuvenation® and Designer Laser Vaginoplasty®) and liposculpturing (including Brazilian Butt Augmentation and VASER Hi Def Liposculpturing).
Dr. Matlock has put in over 10,000 hours performing Laser Vaginal Rejuvenation® and Designer Laser Vaginoplasty® on over 7,000 patients in 15 years. Dr. Matlock has also put in well over 25,000 liposculpturing hours (including Brazilian Butt augmentation and VASER Hi Def Liposculpturing) over the past 23 years. In this time he has treated over 10,000 patients. Dr. Matlock is well known to the entertainment industry and he has treated numerous stars on both the big and small screen as well as world renowned music artist. He has also treated foreign presidents, their families, members of royal families and professional athletes.
Dr. Matlock’s practice is national and international and he has treated patients from all 50 states and over 63 countries. His highly refined, state of the art techniques yield the natural results that patients want. Dr. Matlock is known as the pioneer of Female Genital Plastic Surgery. Dr. Matlock has been contributed with popularizing LVR®, DLV®, VASER Hi Def Liposculpturing and Brazilian Butt Augmentation over the past six years as a cast member of E! Entertainments hit (national and international) show Dr. 90210.
Best Combined Labiaplasty and Vaginal Rejuvenation
Presented to John Miklos, MD
John Miklos, MD
Urogynecologist, Atlanta & Beverly Hills, United States
Dr. Miklos is an internationally recognized expert in Laparoscopic, Urogynecologic, and Aesthetic Reconstructive Vaginal Surgery. Dr. Miklos is the first fellowship-trained Urogynecologist/Laparoscopic surgeon to receive subspecialty training in Aesthetic Vaginal Reconstructive Surgery, and is one of the first board certified urogynecologists.. This unique melding of multiple fellowships and training has made Dr. Miklos one of the most sought after surgeons in the world for laparoscopic (mini incision) reconstructive vaginal surgery as well as cosmetic vaginal surgery. He is the recipient of many nationally and internationally recognized awards including: Castle Connolly “Top Doctor Award” for 10 consecutive years, America’s "Best Doctors Award" for 8 consecutive years, Consumer Research Council of America “Americas Top Obstetrician Gynecologist Award” for 5 consecutive years, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopy – "Jerome Hoffman Award" and the prestigious "Golden Laparoscope Award."
Dr. Miklos is a graduate of Medical University of South Carolina where he received his Master of Science Degree in 1985, followed by his Medical Degree in 1989. He then completed his traditional four year residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA, in 1993. He then completed a two year fellowship in Urogynecology and Reconstructive Vaginal Surgery in Cincinnati, Ohio. In 1995, after the completion of his fellowship, he came to Atlanta, Georgia, where he was named the Director of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Vaginal Surgery at Atlanta Medical Center. Despite being named an authority in his field that year, Dr. Miklos chose to pursue further interests and further develop his understanding of minimally invasive surgery and female pelvic anatomy.
Presented to Robert Moore, DO
Robert Moore, DO
Urogynecologist, Atlanta & Beverly Hills, United States
Dr. Robert D. Moore is an internationally recognized Laparoscopic and Vaginal Reconstructive Surgeon who has operated on patients from all over the US and the world and is one of the first board certified urogynecologists. He is widely known throughout the world for his pioneering techniques in minimally invasive vaginal reconstructive surgery and more recently in the field of sexual medicine and aesthetic vaginal surgery. He has received prominent awards in his field including being named to Castle Connolly “Top Doctor Award” 2013, Americas Best Doctors List in 2011/2012 and Consumers Research Council Americas Top Ob/Gyn list (for Vaginal Reconstructive Surgery) for 5 consecutive years.
Dr. Moore originally received his medical degree with top honors from the University of New England in 1994. While at the University he was involved with neurologic and neuroscience pain research, receiving multiple grants and publishing in this complex field. He completed his residency in Ob/Gyn at the Maine Medical Center in Portland, ME and then completed a two-year fellowship in Urogynecology and Radical Pelvic Surgery at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, GA. Following this, he completed another year of advanced training in Laparoscopic Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery. He has also completed advanced training in the field of Aesthetic Vaginal Surgery and recently co-authored, with his partner, Dr. John Miklos, the first comprehensive book on Vaginal Rejuvenation and Cosmetic Surgery for women as well as the FIRST chapter ever published in a major medical textbook on Vaginal Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Best External Genitalia Revision Surgery
Presented to Alejandro Carbone, MD, and Jorge Elias, MD
Alejandro Carbone, MD
Cosmetic Gynecologist, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Dr. Carbone is an ISCG Fellow and serves as the current president of ISCG Argentina. He is a founding member of SARGE (Sociedad Argentina de Ginecología Estética), an International Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL), the International Urogynecological Association, and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.
Best Non-Invasive Genital Rejuvenation
Presented to Jorge Elias, MD, and Alejandro Carbone, MD
Jorge Elias, MD
Cosmetic Gynecologist, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Dr. Elias is an ISCG Member and international representative, and is a founding member and current president of SARGE (Sociedad Argentina de Ginecología Estética). He practices gynecology, urogynecology, cosmetic gynecology, and minimally invasive surgery.
Best Labia Majora Reduction
Presented to Victor Dominguez, MD
Victor J. Dominguez, MD
Cosmetic Gynecologist, Paraguay
Dr. Dominguez owns and operates the Centro Ginecolaser y Laser Lipo Center in Paraguay. He performs laser vaginal cosmetic surgery and liposculpture including the latest generation of laser lipolysis.
Dr. Dominguez received his MD degree in 1983 at la Facultad de Ciencias Medicas, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, and specialty certification in Gynecology, Obstetrics and Perinatal Medicine at la Univ. Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM) and el Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia, Mexico DF. He is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologysts(ACOG),American Society Laser Medicine and Surgery, Laser Vaginal Rejuvenation Institute of America, and a Member of the International Society Cosmetogynecology.
Best Combined Aesthetic Corporal and Genital Surgery
Presented to Ivanhoe Ortega, MD
Ivanhoe Ortega, MD
Cosmetic Gynecologist, Santiago, Chile
Dr. Ortega is an ISCG Fellow and an International Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. He is a Professor of Gynecology at Universidad Mayor, Santiago, Chile, and Chief of Obstetrics & Gynecologyt Hospital de Carabineros, Santiago, Chile. He trained in minimally invasive surgery and laparoscopy with Dr. Marco Pelosi and has published articles on these topics in peer reviewed medical journals..
His practice interests include cosmetic gynecology, liposuction, body contouring, autologous fat tranfer, breast, and face procedures. He also owns and operates a successful weight loss and obesity management center in Santiago, Chile..
Best Transgender Genital Surgery
Presented to Gennaro Selvaggi, MD
Gennaro Selvaggi, MD, PhD
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon, Gothenberg, Sweden
Dr. Gennaro Selvaggi is a Board-Certified Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon. He graduated as Medical Doctor, Cum Laude, in 1998 and he qualified as Plastic Surgeon, Cum Laude, at the Catholic University in Rome, Italy. As winner of several international prizes, Dr. Selvaggi completed Aesthetic / Reconstructive Fellowships in London (2004), Dallas (2004), and in Gothenburg (2007). Dr. Selvaggi also obtained a PhD in Gender Reassignment Surgery at the University of Ghent, Belgium (2010). Currently, Dr. Selvaggi is Consultant Plastic Surgeon at the Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden; and He is co-operating with the Gender Unit of Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College NHS Trust, London, UK. While his major field of research is Gender Reassignment Surgery, He is also writing peer-reviewed articles in both Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery for different scientific journals. Finally, Dr. Selvaggi is a UK Certified Expert Witness in the field of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. With more than 2500 cosmetic procedures performed in the past 8 years of practice as plastic surgeon, he can offer a wide range of different surgeries, including procedures such as breast surgery, vaginal tightening, and facial feminizing surgery