Horácio Costa





  • Specialist in Plastic Reconstructive Aesthetic Surgery – Portuguese Medical Order – since 1990
  • Specialist in Maxillofacial Surgery – Portuguese Medical Order since 1995
  • Member of the Direction of Plastic Reconstructive Aesthetic Surgery Portuguese College – Portuguese Medical Order since 1998
  • Founder and Head of the Plastic Reconstructive Craniomaxillofacial and Microsurgical Unit of Gaia’s Hospital since 1999
  • Senior Professor at Oporto University since 2006
  • Co-editor of European Journal of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery 2000-2017
  • Editorial Board Member of of European Journal of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery since 2000
  • Editorial Board Member of Journal Plastic Reconstructive Aesthetic Surgery – JPRAS – since 2010
  • European Board of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (EBOPRAS)
  •   Examination Excellence in Plastic Surgery – Brussels – best oral examination (1995)
  •   EBOPRAS Fellow and Delegate - Educational and Accreditation Committees since 2000
  • European Association Plastic Reconstructive Surgery (EURAPS) member 1998-2012
  •   EURAPS – Congress Organizer – Madeira – Portugal (2008)
  • European Society Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (ESPRAS) member
  •   European Society Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (ESPRAS) – Executive Committee – Exco Member since 2010
  • Effective Senior Member of the Portuguese Society of Plastic Reconstructive Aesthetic Surgery