Dr. Tomas Patrocinio

Dr. Tomas Patrocinio graduated from the Pontificia Universidade Catolica de Campinas (PUCCAMP), and held a medical residency in Otorhinolaryngology at the UFU Hospital de Clínicas (2006-2008). In 2009 he carried out fellowship programs in Facial Plastic Surgery at world-renowned Universities, complementing his specialization. In Bogotá, Colombia, he trained with Dr. Fernando Pedroza, considered the best facial plastic surgeon in Latin America, creator of rhinoplasty techniques such as Novos Domos and Asa de Gaivota. In the United States, he was an intern at the University of Miami (FL) with Dr. Roy Cassiano, Dr. Richard Davis and Dr. Bob Simons, creator of the Vertical Dome Division (VDV) technique used for dark-skinned patients, common in our region . At the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute with Dr. David Tse, an ophthalmologist dedicated to eye plastic surgery, he followed eyelid rejuvenation surgeries. He was an intern at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore (MD) with Dr. Ira Papel, author of the most used book on facial plastic in the US (Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery), when he had the opportunity to follow advanced wrinkle surgery techniques (rhytidectomy) , eyebrow repositioning and rhinoplasty. He also accompanied Dr Patrick Byrne at Johns Hopkins University, dedicated to facial reconstructive surgery. Currently, Dr. Tomas Patrocinio is a full member of the Brazilian Association of Otorhinolaryngology and Cervico-Facial Surgery, the Brazilian Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery and the International Federation of Facial Plastic Surgery Societies.


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Graduated in Medicine (2003) and medical residency in Otorhinolaryngology (2006) from the Federal University of Uberlândia. He has a specialist title by AMB in Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery and Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery. PhD in Health Sciences from the Medical School of São José do Rio Preto (2009). He is currently a member of the Brazilian Association of Otorhinolaryngology and Cervical Facial Surgery, the Brazilian Association of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery, the Medical Society of Uberlândia, the Central-Brazilian Association of Otorhinolaryngology, the Brazilian Academy of Plastic Surgery of the Face. He is coordinator of the medical residency program in Otorhinolaryngology and Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery at the Federal University of Uberlândia. He is a physician in the clinical staff of the otorhinolaryngology department at Hospital Santa Genoveva - OTOFACE. Has experience in Medicine, with emphasis on Otorhinolaryngology and Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery, acting on the following subjects: otorhinolaryngology, craniomaxillofacial surgery, facial plastic, endoscopic surgery and rhinoplasty.

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Dr. Jose Antonio Patrocinio

In 1976 he finished the undergraduate course in Medicine, at the Federal University of Curitiba. There, he took a specialization course in Otorhinolaryngology, coming to work in Uberlândia in January 1979. ​He has been working privately since then at Hospital Santa Genoveva, at Clinica Otoface, and is now a Senior Professor of Otorhinolaryngology at the Federal University of Uberlândia. He did a Master and Doctorate at the Federal University of São Paulo.


He was vice-president of the Brazilian Association of Otorhinolaryngology and Cervico-Facial Surgery, President of the Brazilian Society of Rhinology and Facial Plastic, President and Founder of the Brazilian Academy of Face Plastic Surgery, founder and twice President of the Central-Brazilian Society of Otorhinolaryngology, vice president of the Pan American Society of Otorhinolaryngology, President of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology of the Medical Society of Uberlândia.

He is currently a Brazilian representative at the International Federation of Face Plastic Surgery Societies and a member of the Board of International Face Plastic Certification. It is part of the Editorial board of Revista Brasileira de Otorrinolaringologia and JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery, one of the main face plastic magazines in the world, has more than 200 scientific papers published in national and international magazines, books and book chapters published in Brazil and outside Brazil, more than 300 presentations as a teacher at national and international congresses.

He is the President of the next World Congress of Face Plastics, to be held in Brazil in 2016. He held several positions at the Brazilian Association of Otorhinolaryngology and is currently part of the Scientific Events Commission.

As Head of the Medical Residency Service in Otorhinolaryngology at UFU, since 1982, he has trained more than 90 specialists in the field.