André Maranhão graduated from the State University of Rio de Janeiro – UERJ in 1996. He did his plastic surgery residency at the National Institute of Cancer, Rio de Janeiro between 2000 and 2002.

Since 2003, Dr. Maranhão serves as Associate Plastic Surgeon ın the Clínica de Cirurgia da Obesidade e do Aparelho Digestivo, Rio de Janeiro – Brazil and there he works ın post massive weight loss patients after bariatric procedures.

Since 2001, Dr. Maranhão also works in the Sanitary Surveillance of Rio de Janeiro linked to the National Agency of Sanitary Surveillance – ANVISA, focused in Patient Safety and certification of hospital and outpatient facilities.

Dr. Maranhão is now President of Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery – Rio de Janeiro Section.

In his personal clinic (in Ipanema Beach), he works with Aesthetic Surgery mostly, and the surgeries are performed in general hospitals around the area (Rede D’or).

Titular Member of the official Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery – (Sociedade Brasileira de Cirurgia Plástica) 

Member of American Society of Plastic Surgery (ASPS)

Member of International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS)

Substitute Professor of the State University of Rio de Janeiro – UERJ – 2008 till 2013.