Dr.Prapas Rachatasumrit, MD

Dr.Prapas Rachatasumrit, MD

Dr.Prapas Rachatasumrit, MD

Education Background

- Medical Doctor Faculty of medicine .Chiangmai  University,   Thailand

1973 – 1979.

- Residency training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery,

Chulalongkorn Medical School,   Thailand 1983 – 1984.
- Visiting doctor in craniofacial surgery, Royal Adelaide hospital,

Australia 1985.

Professional Experience.

- Head of Plastic and Reconstructive unit, Department of Surgery,

Central Hospital, B.M.A (Bangkok Metropolitan Administration)

1985 – 2004.

- Head of Emergency Department Central Hospital, B.M.A 2002 – 2004.
- Director of Nongchok Hospital, B.M.A ((Bangkok Metropolitan

Administration) 2004 – Present.

- Cleft lip and cleft palate surgery trip Thai Red Cross at Maehongson

Province, Thailand 2007


Board Certification.

-Diplomat, Thai Board of Plastic Surgery 1985.



Member of club & association.

- The medical council of Thailand.

- The society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons of Thailand.

- Thai Aesthetic Plastic surgery association.

- The Royal College of Surgeon, Thailand.


Languages spoken

- Thai.

- English.





News & Updated

Lecture symposium @ University of Zurich hospital
Lecture symposium @ University of Zurich hospital

Lecture symposium. University of Zurich Hospital Surgery Department. Performing  Facial Feminization Surgery with U of Zurich hospital Plastic surgery Department team and Speaker for Sex Reassignment Surgery with 40 years experience. Date: April 2016.       

Geschlechtsangleichung in Thailand
Geschlechtsangleichung in Thailand

Ein Faktor gelungener Operation ist die Erregbarkeit Eine Operation gilt als gelungen, wenn sie drei Dinge erreicht: ausreichende Tiefe, gerne auch Feuchtigkeit für die sexuelle Funktion; Erregbarkeit für das Lustempfinden; und ein gutes optisches Erscheinungsbild. “Wenn sie sehr jung sind, wollen sie alles: Erregung, gutes Aussehen, und die Tiefe für die sexuelle Funktion. Je älter […]

the best gender reassignment surgeon in Asia
the best gender reassignment surgeon in Asia

VANITY FAIR Italy Magazine Dear Dr.Preecha, Preecha Aesthetic Institute Milan, the 9th of February 2016 We are working on a story about how Bangkok became a global gender change destination and while researching the story we realized that you, sir, with your pioneer work, are on of the main protagonists of this story. So it […]

How Thailand Became a Global Gender-Change Destination
How Thailand Became a Global Gender-Change Destination

October 27, 2015 By: Jason Gale (Bloomberg) Preecha, who performed Thailand’s first gender surgery in 1975, attributes the country’s popularity for the procedure to three things: “No. 1, it’s very cheap in Thailand,” he says. “No. 2, good result, and No. 3, good hospitality — they can have a side trip for tourism.” Read full […]

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Just want to share how grateful I am to be part of the PAI family. Special mention to Dr. Burin and Bune the secretary, the staff and the nurses who looked after me when I had my SRS done last March 11, 2020. Now I’m back here in Sydney, Australia and recovering well. Keep changing […]