Plastic surgeon, director of Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery at EMC in Shepkina Street

34 years experience in practicing aesthetic surgery

One of the best plastic surgeons in Russia, Professor Pshenisnov actively combines practicing surgery with research and teaching activities.

In his work, Professor Pshenisnov utilises the finest developments of leading aesthetic medical practices in the USA. He delivers the full spectrum of surgical corrections in the fields of aesthetic and reconstructive medicine.

The Professor leads the post-diploma plastic surgery course in the Yarolslavl State Medical Academy as well as holding a professor position at the Plastic Surgery Department of the Russian State Medical University in Moscow.

Professor Pshenisnov is the first Russian surgeon to undertake the full training programme at the Plastic Surgery Education Foundation (PSEF) in the USA. The Professor spent a number of years gaining experience in the fields of plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery in the USA and in Western Europe, including working directly with leading plastic surgeons of Vermont, Virginia, Minnesota, Pennsylvania and North Carolina.

The Professor is a frequent guest lecturer, delivering presentations and demonstration surgeries in the USA, the Netherlands, France, Italy, Austria, Finland, Vietnam, Australia, Brazil and Morocco among others.

Professor Pshenisnov holds the following additional roles and positions:

  • Founder and Chair of the Education Committee in the Russian Society of Plastic, Reconstructive Aesthetical Surgeons (Moscow)

  • Chair of the North-Western Non-Commercial Partnership of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons

  • Active member of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS)

  • Active member of the World Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery (WSRM)

  • International member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)

The Professor is the main editor of the Selected Questions on Plastic Surgery academy journal. He is also a member of a number of editorial committees:

  • Plastic Surgery and Cosmetology (Russia)

  • Russian Rhinology (Russia)

  • Issues in Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery (Russia)

  • Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (USA)

  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (USA), as an international reviewer

Professor Pshenisnov is the author of over 270 research works, including two monographs. 30 of these have been published in English in the leading academic journals of the USA and Western Europe. The Professor holds four inventor certificates for new surgery techniques and three patents for new medical instrument.

The Professor has been awarded the Lenin Komsomol Prize and has been recognised by a number of international science research competitions. He has been awarded diplomas and medals by the Academy of Medical Sciences and the Ministry of Higher Education, as well the national professional award “The Gold Lancet” in the “Recognition” category.

Professor Pshenisnov’s aesthetic surgery:

  • Re-establishment of harmonious facial proportions:  rhinoplasty, otoplasty, mentoplasty (strengthening of chin tissues), creation of desired proportions with cheek and jaw line implants, recreation of younger facial proportions (lipofilling);

  • Restoration of youthful facial skin: rhytidectomy (facelift), blepharoplasty, eyebrow correction with forehead wrinkle elimination, endoscopic lift;

  • Perfection of body contours: abdominoplasty, liposculpture (elimination of superfluous fat deposits), brachioplasty (shoulder and upper arm correction);

  • Aesthetic breast surgery: breast surgery using silicon and salt implants Natrelle/McGhan, breast reduction and breast lift, correction of ginecomastia;

  • Surgical correction of skin imperfections: skin polish, scar elimination, chemical peeling, wrinkle correction, including using CO2 laser, Botox and Restylane.

Professor Pshenisnov’s reconstructive surgery:

  • Reconstructive mammoplasty (including areola and nipple);

  • Scar correction: elimination of post-operative scars, post-traumatic and post-burn defects as well as tissue deformities;

  • Plastic and reconstructive microsurgeries to address bone defects, osteomyelitis, radiation and post-traumatic ulcers, bedsores;

  • Surgical treatment of peripheral blood vessel and nerve damage as well as its consequences;

  • Surgical correction in cases of facial muscle paralysis;

  • Surgical elimination of brachial plexus trauma;

  • Hand surgery (fingerless hand, tissue defects);

  • Surgical correction of facial bone deformations and birth defects.