Dr. Kenneth A. Smith
M.D., F.R.C.S.C. Certified Plastic Surgeon
Dr. Smith is a Certified Plastic Surgeon who has practiced in Victoria since 1992. His clinical practice involves Cosmetic Plastic Surgery as well as Reconstructive Plastic Surgery. Dr. Smith is an active member of the Canadian Society of Plastic Surgery, Canadian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, American Society of Plastic Surgery, American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
As a plastic surgeon, Dr. Smith has had the benefit and opportunity to be trained in general surgery, burns, head and neck surgery, maxillofacial trauma, pediatric plastic surgery, hand and microsurgery, and general plastic surgery. He has also undergone additional training in the area of cosmetic plastic surgery.
Dr. Smith commenced his post-secondary training at the University of Saskatchewan. He received a Bachelor of Science Degree in anatomy in 1977. He went on to medical school, receiving his Medical Degree in 1982. His post-graduate internship was at St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver in 1982-83. He then spent three years in general practice, doing locums in smaller centers around British Columbia.
In 1986, he commenced his surgical training at the University of Toronto. From 1986-1991 he had the privilege of working with, and being trained by, a number of surgeons internationally respected in their areas of expertise. He became certified as a Plastic Surgeon in 1991 and then spent the next year gaining additional training in Cosmetic Plastic Surgery (Toronto) and microsurgery (Toronto and Melbourne).