Dr. Malte M. Villnow (57), the renowned surgeon, began his training with Professor Eduard Ferbers in Dusseldorf. Since 1990 he is a specialist in surgery. After he gained valuable experience in sports medicine, he specialised in aesthetic surgery with a focus on hair transplant. In 1993 he started his own business in this specialised area and now owns clinics in Belgium and the private clinic in Breidenbacher Hof. In his clinics, numerous hair transplants, liposuction and abdominoplasty surgeries were performed under his direction. Villnow also developed the Villnow method for hair transplantation named after him in which a special laser (Hairlase ®) is used besides Lipostyling®.
The renowned surgeon holds lectures and goes on teaching tours such as the one to Professor Ivo Pitanguy, one of the renowned specialists for Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery in Brazil. He also writes for medical journals. In Germany, he is known to a wide audience through television appearances on major networks.
Dr. Malte M. Villnow was also a full member of the International Society of Hair Restoration, the European Society of Hair Restoration, the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery as well as a primary member of the Scientific Advisory Board and co-editor of Mednova beauty guides in Germany.