Volney Pitombo is one of the leading Plastic Surgeons in Brazil. He is the director of the Volney Pitombo Clinic of Plastic Surgery in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where he has been exercising his private practice over the years with an experience of over 6000 rhinoplasties so far . He is also a visiting professor for a Graduate course in Plastic Surgery in one of Rio's universities, where he greatly enjoys teaching his residents and students.
His major research interest focuses on the field of Rhinoplasty, in particular, and his main published works include Secondary Rhinoplasty by the Global Masters, as a contributor, and the author of Refinamentos em Rinoplastia (Rhinoplasty Refinements).
He is a full member of the world's most important Plastic Surgery Societies and has actively and constantly participated in the major conferences in his field, both national and international meetings, because he firmly believes sharing experiences enhances enormously both research practices and surgical performances.