Dr. Anton Fries
Dr. Fries, currently the Chief of Plastic Surgery and a faculty surgeon at UT Health San Antonio, boasts an illustrious medical career that spans the globe. Graduating from the prestigious University of Cambridge, Dr. Fries’ journey led him to become a former Surgeon Commander in the Royal Navy, with combat experience. He specialized in plastic surgery through international studies and research, holding significant roles at esteemed institutions like Oxford University Hospitals and UT Health San Antonio. With over 60 published papers, his focus on reconstructive surgery earned him research awards. Dr. Fries possesses expertise in microvascular reconstruction, lymphatic microsurgery, cosmetics, and hand surgery. Beyond his professional accomplishments, he contributes to humanitarian efforts, providing cleft lip and palate surgeries in the Philippines through Operation Restore Hope. Dr. Fries is a luminary in the medical community, known for groundbreaking contributions in microsurgery and lymphedema surgery. His dedication to precision and patient well-being aligns seamlessly with PRMA’s commitment to medical excellence.