Born in Romania, he follows both Medicine Faculties in Germany, Wilhelm Munster, and France, Descartes from Paris, and afterwards Toulouse and Grenoble. He was amongst firsts at the European Board Exam in 2006, and second at the national specialization exam in France. He practiced in many other countries like Germany, France, Australia and Canada.
Dr. Edouard Couegniet has evolved at an exceptional level in aesthetics, amongst big names in this speciality like Bryan Mendelson (Melbourne, Australia), Graeme Southwick (Melbourne, Australia), Claude le Louarn (Paris, France), Gilbert Aiach (Paris, France), Wolfgang Gubisch (Stuttgart, Germany), Michael Pfulg (Montreux, Switzerland).
Concerning Reconstructive Microsurgery, his mentors were Professor Laurent Lantieri, ‘the star’ of facial grafts’, the one who performed most face transplants worldwide.