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Lead Impact: Providing Life-Changing Facial Reconstructive Surgery with Dr. Peter Adamson

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PostedAugust 27, 2020

Episode Summary

Jessica Arakgi, Nicola Wealth Financial Advisor, speaks with Dr. Peter Adamson. Dr. Adamson is a Head and Neck Plastic Surgeon. He is recognized both nationally and internationally for his surgical techniques, teaching, and leadership.

In 1996, he founded the Face the Future Foundation and has since been leading medical missions to treat advanced medical cases in the developing world. For nearly 25 years, Face the Future has been providing life-changing facial reconstructive surgery to disadvantaged youth around the world.

In today’s conversation with Jessica, Dr. Adamson discusses how and why he founded Face the Future, what the medical missions he goes on are like, and why he does (and continues to do) the work that he does. Dr. Adamson also offers some invaluable wisdom for those looking to make a big impact in the world and shares some of the biggest lessons he has learned through leading his foundation.

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Guest Bio

Peter A. Adamson

Peter is the Founder and President of Face the Future Foundation which was established as a registered Canadian charity in 1996. He is Professor and Head of the Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Toronto. He has served as past President of the Canadian and American Academies of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, as well as the American Board of Facial Plastic Surgery. Currently, he is President of the International Board for Certification in Facial Plastic Surgery.

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About The Host - Jessica Arakgi

As a member of Nicola Wealth’s Planning Team in Toronto, Jessica leads business owners, high net worth individuals, and affluent families through an integrated wealth planning process. She helps her clients to understand the complexities of their current situation in order to effectively uncover opportunities and potential challenges ahead.

For her full bio, visit: nicolawealth.local/Our-Team/Jessica-Sheehan


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