Biography

“Everyone has the right to make informed choices about their body.”

Richard is a vastly experienced Plastic Surgeon who has performed over 4000 Breast augmentation and Tummy procedures.

He has an unwavering belief every person has the right to make informed choices for their body. As a result, he creates a consultative environment where patients feel secure and confident to discuss their goals, their hopes and their fears. This personal approach to each client means he is best able to help shape their expectations and recommend the most suitable procedure or treatment for their particular needs. This not only helps Richard truly understand their needs, it sets him apart in this highly specialised industry.

He has outstanding surgical skills.

Richard is recognised as a leading Specialist Plastic Surgeon, and is a fully qualified Fellow of The Australasian College of Surgeons. Over his career, he has accumulated a wealth of experience in both public and private hospitals, honing a rare set of surgical skills that have made him a highly sought after and respected cosmetic surgeon for breast, and body procedures.

He is very highly trained.

After completing his Medical degree at Monash University, Richard spent the next ten years training at some of Australia’s most prestigious Plastic Surgery Centres – including a fellowship in the USA focusing on cosmetic surgery.

He is easy to talk to.

Richard has the ability to explain, in plain English, what can be done and what you can expect. He uses state of-the-art technology to demonstrate how the operation is performed, along with 3D imaging to help you make the right decision.

He wants to make plastic surgery better

Despite his busy schedule, Richard has always played a significant role in training a new generation of Plastic Surgeons. His industry involvement includes a role as Supervisor of Training at the Northern Hospital, four years as the Victorian Chairman of Training, and a further four years as the Chairman of Plastic Surgery training for Australia and New Zealand. Richard also served on council for the Australian Society of Plastic Surgery for six years.

He is recognised as an industry leader.

Richard is a sought after speaker at both local and international conferences.

Richard remains an active member of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons, the Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.

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Dr Kim Taylor

Dr Kim Taylor

MBCHB FRACS
PLASTIC SURGEON

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Dr Lisa Freeman

Dr Lisa Freeman

MBBS FRACGP DRAOG COSMETIC PHYSICIAN

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Rachel Riley

Rachel Riley

DERMAL CLINICIAN

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