About Us

About Us




The Indonesian Plastic Surgeons are united in such association named IAPS (Indonesian Association of Plastic Surgeon),

founded in 1980. In the year of 2020, there are 242 members along the Indonesian archipelago. 


The guild is offices in Jakarta addressed: 

IAPS (Indonesian Association of Plastic Surgeon)
Jl. Teuku Cik Ditiro No. 41, Menteng - Jakarta Pusat 10320 Indonesia
Phone. +62 21 3160179 / +62 21 3142076
Fax. +62 21 3908086, WA. +62 87780729147
email perapi@perapisurgeon.org / agnessianturi82@gmail.com


Plastic surgery in Indonesia was initiated by the late Professor Moenadjat Wiratmadja. After graduating as a surgeon from Faculty of Medicine, University of Indonesia (FMUI) in 1958, he continued his study as a plastic surgeon in Washington University/ Barnes Hospital In the USA until 1959. After his return to Indonesia, he started to dedicate his knowledge to plastic surgery services and education for medical students and surgery trainee in FMUI/ RSCM (Cipto Mangunkusumo Hospital). He was established as a professor in 1979 and passed away in 1980.

Founder PERAPI
PERAPI  was established on 8 November 1980 in Jakarta and is registered in the notary on March 16, 1982 by 11 (eleven) of doctors, as follows:

  1. Dr. Sidik Setiamihardja, SpB, SpBP
  2. Dr. Bisono, SpB, SpBP (K)
  3. Prof. DR. Dr. Djohansjah Marzoeki, SpB, SpBP (K)
  4. Dr. August Jacob Rieuwpassa, SpB, SpBP
  5. Dr. Soemitha Bisma Jaya, SpB, SpBP
  6. Dr. Fransiscus Soetoko, SpB, SpBP
  7. Dr. Bayu Nugraha, SpB, SpBP
  8. Dr. Soedibyo Prodjopurwoko, SpB, SpBP
  9. Prof. Dr. Buchari Kasim, SpB, SpBP
  10. Dr. Cornel Prawirawinata, SpB, SpBP
  11. Dr. Herwandar Sastrasupena, SpB, SpBP


The Indonesian Association of Plastic and Reconstrutive Surgery was founded in 1980. Its name was changed to Indonesian Association of Plastic Surgeons in 1982 with legal documents.

In 1997, a Colegium of proffesional association was established to arrange a plastic surgery education curriculum. During this time, the colegium held the examination for plastic surgery residents.

Members of IAPS have a regular charity program to care for those with cleft lip and palate problems in Indonesia. Another program of IAPS is to prepare its members for the globalization and free trade of AFTA by introducing its members in seminars, talkshows and annual scientific meeting of IAPS.

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