Bro. / Dr. Alfredo V. Callanta(UST ’86) is a well-trained Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon who uses a combination of artistry, expertise and state-of-the-art techniques to achieve a beautiful yet natural- looking results by way of Aesthetic Surgery. He is one of the few plastic surgeons who use radiowaves instead of the knife in most of his cosmetic surgery procedures, a technique he calls “Scalpel less Surgery”.Dr. Callanta also specializes in facial, body and breast cosmetic surgery including breast enhancement, breast enlargement, breast implants or breast augmentation and the revision of breast implant- related complications. Liposuction, liposculpture, abdominoplasty or tummy tuck, rhinoplasty or nose jobs, brow lifts, facelifts, blepharoplasty or eyelid surgery and other facial rejuvenation including surgical, and non-surgical rejuvenation are also along his line.Prior to his training in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Dr. Callanta was a fully- trained board certified general and cancer surgeon. He also sub-specialized in Facial Aesthetic Surgery and Body Contouring Surgery in Denver, Colorado where he learned the art of doing scarless facelift using autologous fat transplant to the face.
In Manhattan, New York, Dr.Callanta trained under Nu-hart Hair Clinic for hair transplant surgery and honed his cosmetic surgery techniques in Beverly Hills, California, U.S.A. Additionally, he also trained and gained experience in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paolo in Brazil on the various techniques in buttock augmentation and contouring, as well as micro- fat transplantation.At present, Dr. Callanta is president and co-founder of iPrime Center for Surgical Aesthetics, a clinic strategically located between two broadcast networks ABS-CBN and GMA7 in Quezon City. The clinic aims to provide a place where plastic surgeons with special interest in cosmetic surgery maintain superiority in the traditional areas of expertise and on continued innovation and acquisition of new techniques, new procedures, new products and new solutions to cosmetic surgery problems. In this clinic, Dr. Callanta has teamed up with four other plastic surgeons who share his strong commitment to patients’ safety.At iPrime Center patients have the option to stay overnight, which is sometimes recommended for patients who undergo multiple procedures.