Dr. Kyle Robert Wanzel is a Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgeon fully certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
Dr. Wanzel is a member of both the Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
He attended medical school at the University of Toronto in Toronto, Canada. He graduated with a medical degree in 1998, and was the recipient of several awards and scholarships including the prized Silver Medal for graduating with the second highest cumulative grade point average amongst 196 medical school graduates.
Dr. Wanzel then completed a seven-year residency in plastic surgery at the University of Toronto, which included two years in the prestigious Surgeon Scientist Program while completing a Master of Education degree. After certification as a plastic surgeon, he completed additional sub-specialty fellowship training in aesthetic and reconstructive breast surgery.
Dr. Wanzel is an Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto and is also Program Director for the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Toronto, the largest such program in Canada and one of the largest and most respected in North America. As such, he is responsible for curriculum development and assessment of the residents and a substantial portion of the teaching for the Division of Plastic Surgery's postgraduate education program.
Dr. Wanzel also has an active role at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. He is the Head of the Written Examination Committee, developing the final exam written by all Canadian Plastic Surgery residents, and then deciding who may move on to become a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon.
Dr. Wanzel is also Co-Chairman of the well respected annual Toronto Breast Symposium, the largest medical conference in Canada dedicated to aesthetic and reconstructive breast surgery. And he is very proud to be one of the few Canadian members of the prestigious invite only society called the Royal and Ancient Society of American Plastic Surgeons.
In addition, he has published numerous articles in the reputable medical and surgical journals and has given several presentations at national and international conferences.