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coordinator of surgical and clinical activities, management of the unit, teaching functions, and scientific activities.


April 2021 - Present 

Head Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Fakeeh University Hospital, Dubai 

December 2020 - September 2021 

Head Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Avivo Group/Aesthetica Clinic, Dubai

July 2019 - November 2020 

Head of Plastic Surgery Department, Medstar Healthcare LLC, Dubai 


December 2020

Head Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Aesthetica Clinic-Avivo Group, Dubai, UAE

July 2015 - July 2019

Head of Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery Unit, San Camillo General Hospital, Rome, Italy 

  • Breast reconstruction, head and neck reconstruction, microsurgery, post-trauma reconstruction (face and limbs), and cosmetic surgery in private practice

September 2001 - July 2015

Director of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Division of the “S.Pertini” Hospital, ASL Rm2, in Rome.

1987 - 2000

Attending Plastic Surgeon, National Cancer Institute "Regina Elena", Rome, Italy

  • Breast reconstruction, head and neck reconstruction, and reconstructive surgery for oncological dermatology


November 1985 - April 1988

Former Resident in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Hospital Defects of the Face, Sao Paulo, Brazil

  • The accredited residency program of the Brazilian Society of Plastic



November 1980 - July 1985

General Surgery Residency Program, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy

November 1985 - July 1990

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency Program, Catholic University, Rome, Italy


November 1974 - November 1980

Medical Degree

University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy

November 1980 - July 1985

General Surgery Residency Program

University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy

November 1985 - July 1990

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency Program

Catholic University, Rome, Italy


Excellent verbal and written communication skills, self-motivated, and determined to reach goals,  a firm sense of responsibility, and very capable of working well under pressure.


Both national and international referrals will be given out upon request.



Head and Neck  : immediate and delayed reconstructions for advanced oncological surgical treatments or post RT sequels.

  • Soft tissues reconstructions with local, regional/conventional, miocoutaneous and free flaps ( ALT, Forearm,Abdominal flaps )

  • Bone reconstructions with grafts and free flaps ( iliac crest or fibula flaps).


Limbs Reconstructions ( post oncologic and post trauma ) for soft tissues and/or bone loss.

  • fasciocutaneous flaps 

  • Perforators Propeller or freestyle flaps

  • Microvascular flaps


  • 1 stage ( definitive implant after SSM , SRM or NSM) or 2 stages ( tissue expander + definitive implant ) 

  • ADM use( porcine , bovine derivated and alloplastic materials ) 

  • Immediate Glandular flaps for partial resections in Oncoplastic procedures. 

  • Fat grafting for breast recontouring and NAC reconstruction.

  • Regional fasciocutaneous flaps, LD flaps for oncological resections or RT consequences.

  • DIEP or Tram MS flaps for simultaneous or delayed post-mastectomy reconstructions.


  • Nose reconstructions, eyelids rec., lips and cheeks rec. , auricular rec. , tissue Expander use for postoncological delayed reconstructions, Local and regional flaps for immediate or delayed reconstructive procedures. Fat transfers for facial and body postocological recontouring Esthetic Surgery.

  • Breast enlargement, B.reduction/mastopexy with implants and or fat transfers .

  • Other breast deformities like tubular breasts, Poland syndrome, different asymmetries, gynecomastia of different degrees.

  • Revisional breast surgeries ( post capsular contracture treatment and implant substitution, implants displacements, ptosis recurrences, ADM and fat grafting for secondary revisions etc.)

  • Body recontouring (and post obesity procedures ) : abdominoplasty, torsoplasty, arms and thighs recontouring , Liposuction and Lipostructure.

  • Facial Plastic Surgery : Blefaroplasty, Deep plane, and superficial facelifts and neck recontouring, Open and closed Rhinoplasty, Fat grafting and liposuction for facial recontouring techniques.


  • In the last 30 years, Dr.Pompei produced 129 published papers in national and international medical Journals as Author and Co-author. 

  • In the last 5 years, as Author, he has published 3 important papers on breast reconstruction on the European Journal of Plastic Surgery, 2 on the Aesthetic Surgery Journal, and 1 on Clinics in Plastic Surgery and 1 in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

  •       -    In 1999 he projected and realized in collaboration with Polytech-Silimed Company, a specific Elliptical Reinforced, High projection Tissue Expander for breast reconstruction. To present days, the two Companies are commercially independent but they still have in their catalogs this useful tool for the two-stage breast reconstruction.   

  • Dr.Pompei is internationally named for his personal clinical experience in the use of Polyurethane implants ( more than 1300 implants utilized ) for reconstructive and cosmetic surgery in primary and secondary cases.

  • Dr.Pompei from 2010 is the Organizer and Scientific Coordinator with the Colleague Dr.Roy De Vita, of the biannual RBS (Rome Breast Symposium ). International guests and famous Plastic and Cosmetic Surgeons. At the June 2018 Edition, more than 300 attendees from 37 different countries. Web site :

  • For June 9-11, 2021 is organizing the Rome-Dubai Breast Symposium. 

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