Sophiahemmet, Valhallavägen 91
114 28 Stockholm
Per Hedén is an Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery at Karolinska Institute in Stockholm. Sweden. He was the pioneer in establishing microsurgical procedures in the Stockholm region in the beginning of the 1980´s and has still a profound interest in reconstructive surgery and a special interest in facial paralysis reanimation. Per Hedén is also the Founder of Akademikliniken (AK), one of Europe’s largest private plastic surgery hospital groups with it´s in total 25 different units (Walk in Clinics for non-surgical procedures and surgical hospitals) . More than 5000 surgical procedures are performed at AK every year, in addition to this more than 50.000 non-surgical procedures are performed annually. Dr Hedén has twice been involved in selling AK to venture capital companies and he has no-longer ownership in AK. He a has left his position there to build a new clinic (drheden.com).