Jens Jørgen Elberg studied Medicine at Odense University and graduated in 1982. He thereafter trained at the University Medical Centre of Odense, Gentofte and Copenhagen to become a plastic surgeon in 1994. He became chief surgeon and associate Professor at department of plastic and reconstructive surgery at Odense University 1995 and moved to Copenhagen University Hospital “Rigshospitalet” in 1997, where he was chief surgeon and responsible for Reconstrctive microsurgery until 2016.
Jens Jørgen Elberg is the founder and owner of “Amalieklinikken” in Copenhagen, where he has been practicing esthetic plastic surgery since 2012 and since 2016 he has been fulltime working with esthetic plastic surgery.
Jens Jørgen Elberg has been a diplomate of UEMS and European Board of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (EBOPRAS) from 2002 to 2015 and was president of EBOPRAS from 2012 to 2014. He is an EXCO member of ESPRAS and Vicepresident of the Danish Society for Esthetic Plastic Surgery. He is member of the Danish Society for microsurgery and was the president from 1998 to 2004. He is member of Danish Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the Scandinavian Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Esthetic and International Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS).
Jens Jørgen Elberg is (co-) author of 65 peer reviewed pubmed listed journal papers, 3 book chapters, co-editor of one book on Surgery. His main areas of clinical interest are reconstructive microsurgery, surgery of breast and facial palsy and esthetic breast surgery.