Professor Alan Widgerow completed his undergraduate and post-graduate studies (Plastic Surgery) at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg South Africa. He was the top surgical graduate of the University of Witwatersrand in 1989. He has held various positions in numerous academic and professional associations including that of President of the Association of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of Southern Africa (APRSSA). He was appointed Honorary Professor by the Senate of the Wits University in 1999. He is author of over 100 plastic surgical related publications and 2 books. He is currently editor-in-chief of Wound Healing Southern Africa and associated with the Wound Healing Association of Southern Africa (WHASA). He is also CEO of Advanced Wound Care Services with branches throughout South Africa. His current fields of interest are medical device innovations, cosmetic surgery and wound healing. Adar Science Inc, established in 2010, is the latest in a number of ventures Prof Widgerow has initiated. The company is wholly dedicated to introducing new medical products and innovations to the health-care market. The innovations are all originally conceived by Prof Widgerow and his design team and manufactured by various recognized manufacturers and manufacturing chemists in different centers around the world.