Dr Richard Sackelariou, MBBS, FRACS/FRCS, is a leading Australian Specialist Plastic, Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgeon who sees patients in Melbourne and Sydney. Dr Sackelariou offers extensive experience in attaining natural-looking, excellent surgical results for patients of all ages.
We are pleased that our leading Group of Plastic Surgeons in Melbourne offers cosmetic procedures by Dr Richard Sackelariou, a Specialist Plastic Surgeon with over 20 years experience.
Dr Sackelariou has a particular focus on Rhinoplasty surgery for women and men. He has extensive experience in reshaping noses and corrective Rhinoplasty surgery for patients of a wide range of ages.
He is also highly sought for his advanced Breast Augmentation procedures including Transaxillary Breast Augmentation methods (Asian Breast Surgery), glamorous breast augmentations using larger implants, and breast augmentation for competitive athletes including female body builders.
Advanced Plastic Surgery Techniques vary depending on the current condition of the skin and the goals of each patient.
- Dr Richard Sackelariou also has extensive expertise in breast surgery (breast augmentation and breast uplift) as well as advanced Breast Procedures including complex Breast Revision Surgery & Reconstruction.
- He is also skilled in complex Facial Rejuvenation surgeries, Eyelid Surgeries and Nose Reshaping Surgery (Rhinoplasty).
- He frequently performs Rhinoplasty Surgery (advanced nose reshaping procedures) to help harmonise the face and complement surrounding facial features.
- Rhinoplasty surgery patients are cared for with aesthetically-based surgical adjustments to the nose to attain a natural looking, pleasing profile result.
Choosing Dr Richard Sackelariou can help you feel calmer throughout your Surgery experience
- Dr Sackelariou has a very calming, caring and honest patient care ethic.
- He is dedicated to helping patients attain the best results possible through surgical means, to meet their appearance refinement aims.
- Dr Sackelariou has a primary surgical focus of helping patients to get an aesthetically beautiful result that is also long-lasting and natural looking.
A Specialist Plastic Surgeon dedicated to Patient Education, Precision Procedures and a Caring Bedside Manner
An excellent communicator, Dr Sackelariou will help you understand what a specific surgery procedure can — and cannot — accomplish, and what combinations of surgical and non-surgical techniques can assist you to get the look you’re wanting. Plus, you’ll feel confident you’ve chosen a highly skilled Specialist Plastic Surgeon, one of the most highly trained practitioners in Sydney and in Melbourne.
You’ll appreciate his dedication to precision and his advanced surgical expertise as well as his ability to minimise post-surgery incision line scars.
When you choose an experienced and highly-skilled Surgeon such as Dr Sackelariou, you can feel more confident and calm about your plastic surgery procedure and your choice of an expert Surgeon.
Feeling calmer about your decisions for your Surgery AND your Plastic Surgeon can even help you to recover just a bit faster than you would if you felt stressed about your surgery decisions. That’s why choosing such a highly-experienced Plastic Surgeon is not only a great idea in terms of the excellent surgical care you’ll receive, but it can help you feel more confident throughout your journey. And that includes the ever important preparation and post-surgery after-care.
Why choose Dr Richard Sackelariou as your Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeon
Do you want a Plastic Surgeon you can count on to give you individualised care and the best possible outcomes from your procedure choices, as well as help you to remain calm throughout your surgical journey?
Choose Dr Richard Sackelariou for precision surgery skills and patient care excellence. He offers you an approachable nature with excellent communication, high quality surgical ethics and an unwavering devotion to getting you the best results possible from your selected procedures.
Patients report they feel more relaxed about Surgery when they are in the care of such a highly experienced and precision-focused Specialist Plastic Surgeon, once who brings decades of surgery experience helping patients get a look they love for a lifetime.*
Dr Sackelariou’s Areas of Expertise: Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery Procedures
Specialist for Plastic, Aesthetic, Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery in Sydney
With over 20 years experience in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dr Richard Sackelariou Specialist Plastic Surgeon offers a wide range of procedures for both men and women. His expertise includes:
- Breast Lift (Mastopexy)
- Breast Augmentation
- Breast Asymmetry
- Tuberous Breasts
- Male Breast Reduction
- Asian Breast & Nose Surgery
- Nose Reshaping (Rhinoplasty)
- Chin Implants (Genioplasty)
- Upper Lip Lifts (Bullhorn Lip Lifts)
- Ear Reshaping (Otoplasty)
Professional Memberships & Qualifications
Dr Sackelariou is a fully qualified Specialist Plastic Surgeon. He is affiliated with our elite group of extensively-experienced Plastic Surgeons in Melbourne & Sydney.
Being qualified as a Plastic Surgeon means Dr Richard Sackelariou has had extensive training and surgical experience in Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive procedures.
After obtaining Advanced Qualifications in Plastic Surgery in Sydney, Australia, he trained in numerous places throughout the world including Paris, France.
Dr Sackelariou is a respected member in the following organisations:
- Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS)
- Member of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
- Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS)
- International Society Of Aesthetic Surgery (ISAPS)
- International Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (IPRAS)
Education: Over 20 Years – FRACS
If you want a highly experienced Surgeon Specialist, you’ll be glad to know that Dr Sackelariou has over 30 years Surgical experience and over 23 years experience as a Specialist Plastic Surgeon.
In terms of training and education, Dr Richard Sackelariou completed his Medical Degree in 1979 at the University of Sydney, NSW. He then trained in general surgery before becoming a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) in 1986 and Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS England) in 1988.
Advanced Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (Sydney) for over two decades
Dr Sackelariou then undertook Advanced Training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Sydney, Qualifying in 1993. He also undertook further training in Cosmetic Surgery in Paris at the Clinique Turin in 1994.
- M.B.,B.S. (Sydney University) 1978
- F.R.C.S. (England) 1988 (Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England)
- F.R.A.C.S. (Plastic Surgery) 1994 (Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Australasia)
- M.Arch (University of N.S.W.) 2000 (Master of Architecture)
- Julian Ashton Art School 1973 – 1978
- Advanced Surgical Training Princess Alexandra Hospital Brisbane 1983-1986
- New East Surrey Hospital UK 1987-1988
- Microsurgery Training Prince of Wales Hospital Sydney 1989
- Trauma Fellow Westmead Hospital Sydney 1990
- Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery Training Sydney 1991-1993
- Cosmetic Surgery Training Clinique Turin & Hopital Lariboisiere Paris France 1994
- Bruder Krankenhaus Frankfurt Ger 1995 June-July
- Dallas Facelift Course Dallas Texas 1996 July
- Liposculpture Rome Italy 2000 July
- Supervisor Advanced Training in Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery 2000
Plastic Surgery Media
- Today Tonight on Breast enhancement 16 May 2008
To book an appointment with Specialist Plastic Surgeon Dr Sackelariou, phone us today or send an enquiry form.
Please send an Enquiry form or Phone (03) 8849 1444 during Clinic Hours and ask for a Patient Care Coordinator.
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