Doctor Thiago studied medicine at the Federal University of Paraná, which has the oldest medical school in Brazil. He attended residency in otorhinolaryngology and head and neck surgery at Hospital de Clínicas do Paraná. He specialized in facial plastic surgery, performing his fellowship at the IPO Hospital, an international reference center in facial plastic surgery. During his academic life, Dr Thiago studied body dysmorphic disorder and how it could affect patients who are candidates for aesthetic procedures on the face, especially rhinoplasty. With that, Dr Thiago has published several works in relevant international journals on the subject, in addition to participating as a speaker in several national and international congresses with a focus on facial aesthetic procedures. Dr Thiago is currently dedicated mainly to rhinoplasty, also acting as head of the facial plastic surgery service at the Hospital Universitário Cajurú, in addition to being a reviewer for 3 international journals.