Dr. Thakoon Poonthananiwatkul

Dr. Thakoon Poonthananiwatkul

Weight Loss Surgeon, PPSI at Simitivej Chinatown Hospital, Bangkok

Dr. Thakoon is an experienced Gastroenterology Specialist Surgeon who works alongside our team of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons to offer Gastric Sleeve Surgery at Phuket Plastic Surgery Institute, Thailand. With specialised expertise in Bariatric Surgery, he has successfully transformed the lives of more than 480 patients with Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy and Laparoscopic Roux en Y Gastric Bypass Surgery. Dr. Thakoon is a member of the International Excellence Federation for Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery at Vachira Phuket Hospital.

Special interests:

  • Weight Loss Surgery
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Education and Training

  • 2008 Faculty of Medicine: Prince of Songklanagarind Hospital Thailand. Graduated as a Medical Doctor
  • 2013 Faculty of Medicine: Prince of Songklanagarind Hospital Thailand. Diplomate of Laparoscopic Surgery
  • 2015 University of Strasbourg France: Diploma of Laparoscopic Surgery
  • 2016 China Medical University Hospital: International Fellowship of Body Science and Metabolic Disorder International (BMI) Medical Center
  • 2017 Vachira Phuket Hospital: Chief of Bariatric and Metabolic Center (Accredited by International Excellence Federation for Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery)
  • 1997 – 2003 Doctor of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Mahindol University, Thailand
  • 2006 – 2011 Residency Training in Plastic & Reconstructive surgery, Siriraj Hospital, Faculty of medicine, Mahidol University, Thailand
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