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Mr Brandon Adams, FRACS, Is The Institute’s 2012 Plastic Surgery Fellow

The New Zealand Institute of Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery is pleased to welcome Mr Brandon Adams, FRACS, as the Institute’s 2012 Plastic Surgery Fellow. Brandon is a New Zealand trained plastic surgeon who has completed his specialist training with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and has been awarded the opportunity to undertake 6 months […]

Management of PIP Breast Implants

Subsequent to a recent television programme filmed in Australia it has become apparent that some women in New Zealand received PIP implants which were placed by an Auckland based GP surgeon. These implants are suggested to carry a five times higher risk of rupture. Further information on these implants can be found on the websites […]

Mr Jonathan Wheeler Plastic Surgeon Volunteers His Time To a Craniofacial Mission With Operation Smile

I was recently invited to be one of two Plastic and Craniofacial Surgeons involved with the first Craniofacial mission to the southern Philippines province of Mindanao organised by Operation Smile Australia and supported by Operation Smile Philippines-Mindanao. Our objective was to work with the local Plastic Surgeons and Neurosurgeons to treat complex congenital craniofacial disorders. […]

Mr Janek Januszkiewicz Has Been Appointed To The Editorial Board Of The Aesthetic Surgery Journal

Janek Januszkiewicz has been appointed to the Editorial Board of the Aesthetic Surgery Journal. This is the most widely read international scientific journal dedicated to aesthetic surgery and is the official publication of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery as well as more than a dozen other national plastic or aesthetic surgery societies around […]

Mr Jonathan Wheeler Joins The NZ Institute Of Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery

The New Zealand institute of Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery is very pleased to announce that Mr Jonathan Wheeler has joined the practice. Mr Wheeler is a New Zealand trained Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon who won the Mentor Aesthetic Surgery Prize for Australia and New Zealand in 2007. He worked in Brisbane, Australia as a Fellow […]

Mr Januszkiewicz Is The NZ National Secretary For The International Society Of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) As Well As Chairman Of The ISAPS Membership Committee.

ISAPS as a global leader in plastic surgery has a commitment to patient safety and education. It has raised serious concerns over the increasing numbers of complications occurring after patients travel away from their home country for ‘cheap’ cosmetic surgery ‘holidays’. There is a growing concern that patients are being treated surgically by incompetent and […]

Mr Januszkiewicz attends Breast Augmentation Workshop in Singapore

In April Mr Januszkiewicz attended a breast augmentation workshop in Singapore hosted by Allergan Corporation. The workshop was led by Dr Charles Randquist, a Swedish plastic surgeon who shared his insights on breast implant surgery with the small group of Australian and New Zealand plastic surgeons attending. Amongst the attendees were other current or former […]