About this Office

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Dr. Vance Elliott grew up in Saskatchewan, but has made his home in the Edmonton area since 1996. From that year until late 2003, he was head surgeon with a large hair restoration group in Canada and the USA. In 2000, he and his family moved to Sherwood Park, adjacent to Edmonton. His children attend school in this community and he launched his Hair Surgery and Cosmetic Medicine practice in late 2004.

Since then, his practice has grown to include dermatologic surgery, Botox, facial rejuvenation with temporary and permanent fillers, and vein treatments.

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree with Honors, Concordia College, Edmonton AB, 1990 MD (with distinction), University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, 1994
  • Family Practice Residency, Regina, SK, Canada, 1994-1996
  • Chief Resident, Regina, SK, Canada, 1995-1996
  • Certificate of College of Family Physicians of Canada, 1996

Practice Experience:

  • Intensive Care and Coronary Care Physician, Regina General Hospital, 1995-1996
  • Emergency Physician, Regina General Hospital, 1995-1996
  • Hair Transplant Specialist with a multinational hair restoration group, 1996- 2004
  • Trained all new physicians and medical assistants with above group from 1997-2004

Accreditations:

  • Member CAHRS (Canadian Association of Hair Restoration Surgery)
  • Member ISHRS (International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery)
  • Member ASHRS (American Society of Hair Restoration Surgery)
  • Hair restoration surgery advisory council member for American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Column Editor: Hair Repair – Hair Transplant Forum International 2002 – 2005
  • Column Editor: Surgeon of the Month – Hair Transplant Forum International 2005, 2006
  • Committee Chair: ISHRS Website Committee, 2005
  • Committee Member: Continuing Medical Education Committee – ISHRS, 2005, 2006
  • Committee Member: Fellowship Training Committee – ISHRS, 2004, 2005, 2006
  • Scientific Program Co-Chair: Basics Program 2005 – ISHRS Scientific Assembly
  • Member ISHRS Physician Training Task Force 2005, 2006

Dr. Vance Elliott Lectured at the following International Hair Surgery Conferences:

  • 2006 – ISHRS – Annual Live Surgery Workshop – Orlando
  • Operating Surgeon Topic: Optimized donor harvesting – Multi-unit grafting
  • 2005 ISHRS Annual Scientific Meeting – Sydney, Australia
  • Scientific Program Co-Chair: Basics Program 2005 – ISHRS Scientific Assembly
  • Operating Surgeon Live Surgery Workshop
  • 2005 – ISHRS – Annual Live Surgery Workshop – Orlando Topic: Optimized donor harvesting – Multi-unit grafting
  • 2004 – ISHRS – Annual Scientific Meeting – Vancouver Topic: Anesthesia – Multi-unit grafting – Advanced multi-unit grafting – Moderator for video live surgery presentation
  • 2003 – ISHRS – Annual Scientific Meeting – New York Topic: Donor harvesting – Multi-unit grafting with slots
  • 2002 – ISHRS – Annual Scientific Meeting – Chicago Topic: Hairline design
  • 2002 – ESHRS (European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery) – Annual Scientific Meeting – London Topic: Transplanting the hairpiece wearer – Donor hair harvest from the temple
  • 2001 – ISHRS – Annual Scientific Meeting – Mexico Topic: Hairline Correction
  • 2000 – ISHRS – Annual Scientific Meeting – Hawaii Topic: Hairline Correction
  • 1999 – ISHRS – Annual Scientific Meeting – San Francisco Topic: Transplanting the hairpiece wearer

Our Friendly Staff Is Here To Help

Dr. Elliott's knowledgeable and professional staff are here to provide our patients with excellent care, in a relaxing and discreet environment. You will find a warm welcome and a strong commitment to providing exceptional results.

Contact our office to set up a consultation appointment, one of Dr. Elliott's staff will be pleased to assist you.

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