Dr Zairizam bin Zakaria

Specialty: Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Languages: Malay, English

603- 4026 7777 Ext: 5034


Suite No. 35, Level 5, KPJ Tawakkal Specialist Hospital

About Dr Zairizam bin Zakaria

Education and Fellowship:

1992-1997 Jawaharal Nehru Medical College (Belgaum, India) Graduation : March 1997 Degree Awarded : MBBS (University of Karnatak, India)

2003-2007 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Training at Hospital University Sains Malaysia, Kelantan , Malaysia, and Hospital Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Conferred Masters in Surgery (Plastic Surgery) in 2007 (USM)

Visiting Fellow at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan (November 2013)

Specialty Interests:

Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery

1.Reconstructive Surgery

2.Cleft/Craniofacial Surgery-Facial Trauma, Facial Fracture Management

3.Advanced Wound Management

4.Body Contouring (Liposuction, Tummy Tuck, Body Lifts)

5.Fat Transfer

6.Breast Reduction Surgery (And Gynaecomastia)


8.Skin and Soft Tissue Tumors

9.Scar Management

10.Laser Treatment

11.Burn Management and Burn Surgery

12. Liposuction

13. Abdominoplasty (tummy tuck surgery)

14. Eyelid surgery

15. Tissue expansion procedures

16. Parotid Tumour

Research and Publications:

1.A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blinded Trial to Study the Efficacy of Topical Tocotrienol in the Prevention of Hyperthronic Scars.This Clinical RCT was performed at the Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian,Kelantan during my Master in Plastic Surgery Training and was submitted as my Dissertation for the Masters Programme.


1.Title: A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blinded Trial to Study the Efficeiency of Topical Tocotrienol in the Prevention of Hypertrophic Scars (Journal of Plastic, Reconstrictive and Asthetic Surgery, Volume 64, Issue 6, Page e137-e145, June 2011, United Kingdom)

2.Title: Delay in Provision of Blood and Blood Products for Urgent Cases in Hospital Kuala Lumpur (Journal of Quality, Hospital Kuala Lumpur, 2011) This Study won the First prize at the Hospital Kuala Lumpur 21st Convention on QA/QI (Hospital Specific Approach Study) 2010

3.An author for "Wound Care Manual" first edition 2014, published by Ministry of Health Malaysia.

4.Accepted for Publication : Title: Abdominal Wall Reconstruction after Resection of an Entercutaneous Fistula with an Island Pedicled Anterolateral Thigh Perforator Flap : A Case Report Journal : La Clinica Terapeutica, Milan, Italy


Professional Memberships:


Secratary to the Malaysian Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2009 - 2013

Organizing Committee member of The First Hospital Kuala LumpurBurns Workshop, 2011

Organizing Chairman of the Annual General Meeting and Scientific Meeting Hospital Kuala Lumpur Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Educational Club, Malaysia March, 2012 The Garden Hotel, Mid Valley, Kuala Lumpur

Chairperson of the Organizing Committee and Facilitator Hospital Kuala Lumpur Annual Microsurgery Workshop (Institute of Medical Research, Kuala Lumpur) 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013 and 2014

Organizing Committee member of the Annual Scientific Meeting 2013 Malaysian Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery The Avillion, Port Dickson

Committee Member of Wound Care and Management Team, Hospital Kuala Lumpur 2011 - 2014

Member of AO Alumni Association CMF (AO ASIF: Association for the Study of Internal Fixation) Since 2007

Medical Mission of Tabung Haji Part of the Tabung Haji Medical Team to Saudi Arabia during Haj Seasons 2001 and 2003

Member of “Persatuan Amal Medik Ibnu Sina” (PAPISMA) 2011 – Current

Member of Cleft Lip and Palate Association of Malaysia 2012 – Current



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