Dr. Siim Simmo - The Health Clinic

Dr. Siim Simmo

Dr. Siim Simmo

Dr Simmo is the most sought after plastic surgeon with versatile skills and a unique training. His fields of expertise include breast surgery, facial, neck and eyelid adjustments. Dr Simmo is the only plastic surgeon in Estonia who has undergone a joint specialisation program for Nordic plastic surgeons, which includes the passing of a national specialty examination in Norway, Denmark, Sweden and Finland. As a part of the program, he has worked at the University Clinics in Helsinki and Barcelona.

He is one of the few surgeons in Estonia who is an internationally licensed plastic surgery specialist on woman’s genital area. Dr Simmo trains himself on a regular basis in various training sessions around the world, operating on various parts of the body with the world’s leading surgeons. Alongside The Health Clinic, he also works as the Chief of the Department at the Helsinki University Hospital.

 

In Estonian medicine, he plays a very important role in breast cancer surgery. Namely, he was the first in Estonia to perform instant breast reconstruction surgeries for cancer patients and developed methods of oncoplastic breast surgery.

Education

2014-2016   Masters degree, reconstructive microsurgery, European School of Reconstructive microsurgery Barcelona University.
2006-2007 and 2010-2012 Plastic surgery residency, University of Helsinki.
1999-2004  General surgery residency, Tartu University, North Estonia Medical Centre.
1998-1999   General surgery internship, Tartu University, North Estonia Medical Centre.
1992-1998   Tartu University medical faculty.

Experience

2016-             The Health Clinic, plastic surgeon.
2007-            Plastic-and reconstructive surgery Chief Doctor, West-Uusimaa Hospital, Finland.
2010-2012   Plastic surgery residency, Helsinki University Töölö Hospital.
2008-2014   Breast surgeon, plastic-and reconstructive surgeon, North Estonia Medical Centre.
2006             Breast surgeon, Helsinki University Breast Cancer Surgery Centre.
2005-2007  General and Breast surgeon, Mikkeli Central Hospital, Finland.
2003-2004  General surgery residency, Kotka Central Hospital, Finland.
1998-2003   Surgery residency in Tartu University and North Estonia Medical Centre.

Languages: Estonian, English, Finnish and Russian.