Dr. Refaat B. Karim


Plastic Surgeon
Consultation hours By appointment


Reconstructive, cosmetic and hand surgery.
Dr. Refaat B. Karim (1964) is a well-known plastic surgeon. In 2017, he decided to abandon all administrative tasks and focus entirely on people again: reconstructive surgery, cosmetic procedures and hand operations. He is now available in more places than ever before, in the Netherlands and Spain.

Personal background.
His career began at the Amsterdam VUmc hospital where he specialized in ‘transsexual vaginoplasty’. He then worked at the Slotervaart Hospital, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis and was founder and director of Kliniek Amstelveen.

He lectures worldwide on post-circumcision/female genital mutilation (FGM) reconstruction. He is one of the few surgeons in the world who can perform this type of surgery.

At the age of eight, Refaat Karim moved from Bangladesh to the Netherlands with his family.

At our clinic, the following treatments are available:

– botox treatments

– surgery for skin tumours (dermato-oncology)

eyelid correction above and below

– hand surgery such as trigging finger, Dupuytren contracture.

– eyebrow lift

– ear correction

– carpal tunnel syndrome

– hand osteoarthritis

Major surgeries take place in one of the hospitals in Benidorm