Alexander A. Krakovsky, MD, PhD, DrSc, FAAPS

Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Science 

Professor of Medicine and Surgery

Cosmetic, Plastic and Aesthetic Surgeon

Doctor Alexander Krakovsky received his medical degree in the former Soviet Union. He began his medical career as a general surgeon, serving rural areas in various places in Siberia. After serving in this capacity for several years, he entered a cardiovascular fellowship program at the most prestigious center in the country, the Cardiovascular Institute of Medical Science of the U.S.S.R. in Moscow. He defended his Ph.D. and Dr.Sc. degrees in medical science while working as an assistant and associate professor at the same institution. During his entire medical career, Dr. Krakovsky has been interested in performing plastic surgery on various human organs and tissues. Following his move to the United States, Dr. Krakovsky completed residency and fellowship programs and became a licensed physician and surgeon in the state of California.

Dr. Krakovsky is internationally renowned as a traveling speaker in the areas of cosmetic, plastic and aesthetic surgery. He was named one of the 100 Best Cosmetic Surgeons of the Millennium, and has been awarded both an Honorary Professorship at the South East Asia College of Cosmetic Surgery and Honorary Membership in the French Society of Aesthetic Surgery.

Dr. Krakovsky is Vice President of the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Phalloplasty Surgeons, Founder of the International Phalloplasty Institute and General Secretary of the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine.

Dr. Krakovsky has presented his medical, scientific, and practical work extensively worldwide. He has published over 100 medical articles, and 8 books and book chapters. Dr. Krakovsky has served as a presenter in over 60 medical meetings; as a consultant to numerous biomedical companies; and as a member of several Speakers Bureaus.

Today, Dr. Krakovsky’s medical practice is focused on male genital aesthetic plastic/cosmetic surgery. This includes multiple penile augmentation procedures (lengthening, girth enhancement and glanular enhancement penile augmentation) performed with dermal fat grafts (DFGs) and AlloDerm®. Dr. Krakovsky also performs reconstruction of penile enlargement and hidden penis reconstruction. Supplemental cosmetic surgical procedures include pubic and breast liposuction, thigh and buttocks liposculpture, scrotal web resection and circumcision, tummy tuck and buttocks lift.


  • Dissertations – 2
  • Board Certifications – 3
  • Patents – 3
  • Professional Memberships – 6
  • Faculty of National and International Meetings – 65
  • Awards – 13
  • Books and Chapters – 8*
  • Lectures and Presentations – 73
  • Articles and Abstracts – 120*

*Full list of over 120 medical publications, books, chapters and presentations available on request.

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