The First Private Teaching Hospital in South Africa, Johannesburg

Dr Dimitri Liakos

Dr Dimitri Liakos

BSc (Micro); MBChB (UP); FC Plast Surg (SA); MMed (Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery) Wits

Dr. Liakos trained in advanced reconstructive microsurgery, undergoing a fellowship in Taiwan and observership programs at MD Anderson Cancer Centre in Houston, Texas and UZ Brussel, Belgium. He currently holds a consultants post teaching registrars at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital as well as consulting at Wits Donald Gordon Medical Centre. He has a special interest in advanced reconstructive procedures using free vascularised tissue in breast and head and neck surgery.

Clinical Focus

  • Reconstructive Microsurgery
  • Oncology Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgery
  • Aesthetic Surgery Including Facial Aesthetics; Breasts And Others


  • Reconstruction Of Breast With Free Flaps: Free TRAM Flaps; DIEP Flaps And Others
  • Head & Neck Reconstruction Using Free Osseous Flaps; Bowel Flaps And Others
  • Cosmetic Breast Surgery: Breast Augmentation; Breast Lifts And Combination Procedures
  • Managment Of Lymphoedema With Free Lymph Node Transfers


  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery