Dr. Mauricio de Maio is a globally recognized plastic surgeon who is specialized in the use of injectable fillers and botulinum toxin type-A. He runs his own clinic in São Paulo, Brazil.
Actively involved in research and teaching in international courses, he has personally developed techniques and new concepts such as MD Codes™, MD DYNA Codes™, MD ASA™, MD Plient™ and the innovative Next Human™ system. He has been touring throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia-Pacific and Africa.
Dr. de Maio has personally treated thousands of patients and has educated more than 10,000 injectors per year in more than 40 countries.
Dr. de Maio received his Diploma of Medicine (1990) and Medical Residency in General Surgery and in Plastic Surgery (1995), a Master’s degree in Medicine (1999) and a Doctor of Science degree (2006) granted from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of São Paulo (1995). He obtained the degree of Specialist in Plastic Surgery by the Department of Plastic Surgery of the Brazilian Medical Association and by the Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery. He is a member of ISAPS – International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
Author of internationally-acclaimed medical textbooks that are currently translated into 5 languages and articles in peer-reviewed magazines including:
Injectable Fillers in Aesthetic Medicine (Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2006, 2nd edition (2014)).
Botulinum Toxin in Aesthetic Medicine (Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2007);
The Male Patient in Aesthetic Medicine (Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2009);
He is also the Editor of the Aesthetic Medicine Compendium (Roca São Paulo, 1st edition (2004), 2nd edition (2011)).