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Gregory Crichlow

Gregory Crichlow, MBBS, MSc

Dr. Crichlow is the founder of AvantBlue Medical Systems and the Metabolic Fusion MD Weight Normalization Program. Having earned his MBBS at University of the West Indies in 1996, he went on to train and achieve further certifications in general surgery, head and neck surgery, microsurgery and flap reconstructive surgery. He also completed a fellowship in plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery with world-renowned surgeons Drs. Guillermo Blugerman and Diego Schalvezon at the BYS Centre of Plastic Surgery Excellence, an affiliate of the UNNE in Argentina.

In 2017, Dr. Crichlow achieved the prestigious Masters of Aesthetic Surgery with el Instituto de Estudios Superiores en Medicina (IESM), Mexico, a highly regarded master’s-degree program dedicated to advancing the depth and breadth of the rapidly developing field of aesthetic plastic surgery. He is also registered and certified in multiple territories, including Barbados, Mexico, the UK and several Caribbean territories.

Dr. Crichlow has served as faculty trainer, speaker and medical advisory board member for several organizations in the USA, Latin America and the Caribbean. He continues to train surgeons on multiple aesthetic surgery procedures and is on an international research team originating in Argentina, which pioneered and published new techniques for preparation of fat-graft sites to increase safety and efficacy of autologous fat transfer in the subcutaneous region of the buttocks. Dr. Crichlow was a delegate and poster research presenter to the American Society of Bariatric Physicians Obesity Medicine Symposium in October 2013. There he presented his research on the Metabolic Fusion MD Weight Normalization Program, a proprietary, clinically proven system of dietary recommendations and supplements that has helped participants lose weight successfully throughout Latin America and the Caribbean.

Dr. Crichlow and AvantBlue are committed to producing world-class results, utilizing the very latest, safest technologies and techniques available to achieve optimal results, while ensuring safety and a quality experience for his patients and clientele.

Summary of Qualifications

  • Founder and Director, AvantBlue Medical Systems
  • Founder, Metabolic Fusion MD Weight Loss Program
  • Aesthetic Surgeon, AvantBlue Plastic Surgery
  • Faculty Trainer, Speaker, ASOCP, DASIL, CAPRAS, AACS

Education

MSc: Master of Aesthetic Surgery, UDC, Mexico
Certification: Flap Reconstruction, Duke University Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, USA
Certification: Microsurgery, Canniesburn, Glasgow, Scotland
Fellowship: Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, BYS Center for Plastic Surgery Excellence (Universidad Nacional del Nordeste), Argentina
Diploma: Aesthetic Surgery, UDC, Mexico
Diploma: Head and Neck Surgery, UDC, Mexico
Diploma: General Surgery, UDC, Mexico
MBBS: University of the West Indies

Registrations and Affiliations

  • Barbados Medical Council
  • Barbados Association of Medical Practitioners
  • General Medical Council, UK
  • Trinidad and Tobago Medical Board
  • Jamaica Medical Council
  • St. Lucia Medical and Dental Council
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • Caribbean Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons
  • American Society of Cosmetic Physicians
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgeons
  • California Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Asociacion Colombia de Cirugia Cosmetica
  • Obesity Medicine Association
  • The Dermatologic and Aesthetic Surgery International League

Innovations

  • Development of the four-dimensional augmentation gluteoplasty technique for safe and efficacious large-volume fat transfer in the subcutaneous region
  • Development of the cleavage-enhancing mastopexy technique in breast surgery
  • Development of minimal-scar liposuction technique to minimize scar visibility in liposuction and liposculpting for aesthetic body contouring
  • Development of pneumodissection techniques with Dr. Guillermo Blugerman et al. to improve the safety and efficacy of autologous fat transfer

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