Jennifer has been a leader in the hospitality industry for 30 years. Until the sale of Fairmont Raffles Hotels International (FRHI) Jennifer was President of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and was responsible for the luxury brand’s global hotel portfolio in addition to being responsible for operations of the Raffles and Swissotel brands outside of North America. With an extensive background in hotel operations, branding and marketing, Jennifer was responsible for operations, product and service strategy, global brand development, human resources, owner relations and development.
Prior to joining Fairmont, Jennifer spent 10 years at InterContinental Hotels Group, most recently as Chief Operating Officer for Europe (which includes North Africa, Russia and the former CIS). With responsibility for 45 managed, owned & leased hotels and a further 17 under development, Jennifer’s region delivered $1B in revenues. Jennifer joined IHG in 2001 to rebrand the Regent Hong Kong following IHG’s acquisition of this strategically important asset. As Managing Director, Jennifer led the successful repositioning of this hotel to deliver the financial and strategic goals of the acquisition. In 2003, Jennifer transferred to IHG headquarters as SVP, Global Brand Management for InterContinental Hotels and Resorts and was responsible for developing the team, driving the new InterContinental brand essence, positioning and the employee engagement program, brand advertising and brand standards which supported the new positioning.
Prior to joining IHG, Jennifer held various positions of Global Brand Manager at Starwood Hotels & Resorts. During her 13 years at ITT Sheraton/Starwood, Jennifer held several senior management roles, including General Manager, Hotel Manager and Director of Marketing positions.
Jennifer has over 30 years of global experience having worked and lived in the United States, Canada, Hong Kong, Europe and Australia. She has strong international experience in North America, Asia-Pacific, China, Europe, Africa, India, Middle East and Australia.
Jennifer was a Non-Executive Director of Village Roadshow (ASX-VRL) from 2015 until the private equity acquisition in 2021.
Jennifer is committed to charitable causes and has been a member of the Tiffany Circle, British Red Cross. The Tiffany Circle is group of women who support the Red Cross globally. There are 1,100 members globally who commit time, expertise and funding to launch programs that help the disadvantaged with a focus on women and children. Jennifer is a lifetime member and has been so since 2014.
Jennifer holds a Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) from the International School of Management in Paris, France, and an MBA from Baylor University, Texas USA and has completed a marketing certificate program at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia
Dr Zack Ally graduated from Brighton & Sussex Medical School and completed an intercalated Bachelor of Sciences with Upper-Class Honours in Surgery and Anaesthesia at Imperial College London.
His academic achievements include a medical student prize with the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS) and the International Congress of Medical Sciences (ISCOMS). He has published in the British Journal of Surgery and has written textbooks for medical students.
Dr Ally is the Founder and Medical Director of Derma Medical, he is an experienced and skilled Aesthetic Doctor, International Trainer and Speaker. He has had experience working for some of the country’s largest corporates in Harley Street, London and the UK, including The Harley Medical Group and Transform Cosmetic Surgery Group.
Dr Zack Ally trains medical professionals in aesthetic medicine throughout the world. Derma Medical now has regular training academies in the UK, Dubai, Australia, Sweden and Portugal. He is also a recognised International speaker presenting live demonstrations at some of the large Industry conferences.
Being at the forefront of Aesthetic Medicine training regulations, Dr Ally is a member of BCAM (British College of Aesthetic Medicine) who has also awarded accreditation for Derma Medicals landmark-based aesthetic training curriculum. Accreditation has also been awarded from ‘Industry Qualifications’ for the Level 7 Certificate in Aesthetic Medicine.
In 2016 Dr Ally was shortlisted as a finalist for ACW’s prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year award. He is also an honorary Committee member of the APHTOF – Portuguese Association of Orofacial Therapy and Harmonization who help provide regulation and guidance to medical and dental professionals in Portugal.
Dr Sanah Qasem is a full-time NHS Doctor and Aesthetic injector performing the latest basic and advanced neurotoxin (Botox), Dermal filler treatments, Silhoutte one stitch face lifts, chemical skin peels/rejuvenating therapies and intralipotherapy body sculpting treatments. She divides her aesthetic work between busy clinics in Harley Street and Euston in London and working for the UK’s leading Aesthetic company – Transform Medical Group. Dr Qasem is also board member of Teoxane’s Educational Steering Committee – an organisation committed to raising standards of training and education in cosmetic injectables and safety in practice worldwide.She is also a Medical Advisory board member for the aesthetic production company – Intraline.
Dr Qasem graduated from medical school with distinctions and has been awarded prizes for academic and clinical excellence, as well receiving merits for Teaching and Leadership. Alongside this, she has been chosen twice as the Teaching lead for trainee doctors across trusts in South East England. It is her experience in clinical education with her knowledge and passion for Aesthetic medicine that has led her to becoming non surgical trainer at Derma Medical.
Dr Qasem is a talented injector, using her individual techniques and developing landmarks to teach the latest techniques in as many as 18 different commonly requested treatments. Her honest and quality-driven approach with her attention to detail sets her apart as a practitioner in this field.
Anne Marie has a wealth of knowledge of the Aesthetic Industry. Having worked for one of the UK’s largest providers for over a decade her experience is second to none in this field.
Her past positions include a wide breadth of multifunctional senior roles where she has been accountable for the formation, management and growth of the non surgical business. Responsible for overseeing the day to day non surgical function of 25 clinics, she specialises in new Clinics openings, recruitment and training of Clinic Staff, and of course extensive product knowledge. She also has a creative marketing flair which has proved invaluable in the past to promote non surgical products and treatments.
Anne Marie also managed a very successful large flagship Clinic and therefore fully understands the importance of the ‘patient journey’, including consultations, managing the patients expectations, following best practice and overseeing patient aftercare. She believes her ‘hands on’ approach’ has always been the key to her success.
She has attended many conferences and training sessions both in the UK and abroad and as a result has extensive contacts within the Industry.
She is happy to share her knowledge and advise and support delegates considering starting their own business or indeed applying to one of the larger corporates.
Mike Sherwood oversees all training, model and clinic bookings in the UK and internationally and manages our team of training and clinic administrators who handle all customer-facing enquiries. Mike also has responsibility for all marketing activities internationally and manages our websites, marketing campaigns and social media. Mike joined Derma Medical at our launch and has focussed on developing the brand and growing our customer base worldwide. In 2019, Mike developed and launched our Digital Marketing for Aesthetic Professionals course which he now teaches regularly in London.
Mike has spent the last 15 years working in sales and marketing and previously ran his own technology recruitment firm for 5 years before finding his calling in marketing. He is passionate about using technology and the Internet to promote businesses so that they can realise their full potential.
Maria has worked within the flagship Clinic of the largest UK Corporate Aesthetic Chains for the last 12 years, initially as Office Manager and then progressed to the Non Surgical Manager.
During her time spent as Office Manager she introduced and executed many new systems and procedures which lead to the slick operation of a very successful Clinic.
As Non Surgical Manager she achieved a high level of retention which was down to her customer care, product knowledge and passion for the industry.
Maria has worked with key Doctors and Dermatologists within the industry who have contributed to her vast knowledge of treatments and procedures.
Alice handles enquiries from training delegates and books in patients and cosmetic models for our clinics and training days. She assists with answering emails, messages and phone enquiries on a daily basis. Alice previously worked as front of house for a large UK chain of health spas and takes pride in providing a great service.
Jess handles the bookings for patients in our clinic, cosmetic models and training delegates for our training days. She answers phone enquires, incoming emails and social media messages. Jess is always happy to help, so don’t hesitate to drop her line with any questions.
Kirsty handles the bookings for patients in our clinic, cosmetic models and training delegates for our training days. She answers phone enquires, incoming emails and social media messages. Kirsty has been working with Derma Medical since December. She enjoys yoga, reading and socialising with friends and family.
Ann is a motivated and well organised Administrator, having over 25 years’ experience working in various office roles, mainly within the financial sector. Ann will be supporting the team, on a part-time basis, with the administration of the training days and clinics.
Natalie handles the Australian enquiries from delegates and models. She assists with answering emails, messages and phone enquiries on a daily basis.
Natalie is a Nurse and has worked as a cosmetic injector. She has experience in consulting, treating and educating clients regarding aesthetic medicine and after care advice. Natalie also has a history of working in Specialist Medical administration.
UK Training Team
Dr Amrit Thiara graduated MBchB with Distinction from Keele Medical School. He currently works as a full-time NHS doctor in Warwickshire specialising in Anaesthetics and Intensive Care.
Amrit is a fully qualified aesthetic doctor and completed all his training in Basic, Advanced and Masterclass techniques with Derma Medical.
He has since founded Tiara Aesthetics, and runs clinics across the Midlands. Amrit is very keen on teaching and training, his excellent communication skills and calm approach ensures delegates feel both knowledgeable and confident in all aspects of aesthetic medicine.
Dr Chike Emeagi MBBS MRCS MBA PGCert (Aes Med), obtained his Medical Degree from St Bartholomew’s and The London Hospitals School of Medicine and Dentistry. He also holds a Business Degree from Imperial Business School.
Dr Emeagi started his clinical career in Surgery with his training covering General Surgery, Burn’s Trauma Intensive Care, Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery, Trauma and Orthopaedics. He was an Anatomy Demonstrator to Medical Students at Cambridge University for 6 months and is a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS).
He is a fully qualified and experienced Aesthetic Doctor, and has completed Advanced and Masterclass training in Aesthetic Facial Rejuvenation Techniques and Essential Skin Health Therapies. He has a broad based Aesthetic experience having worked within the Transform Cosmetic Surgery Group as well as Destination Skin.
Dr Emeagi is currently pursuing a Masters (MSc) in Aesthetic Medicine at Queen Mary, University of London, where his areas of interest include natural facial contouring and volume replacement procedures especially non-surgical face-lift techniques.
Dr Rami Khalil is a graduate of the University of Liverpool Medical school. He has worked as an NHS Doctor in the North Central Thames deanery as well as travelling overseas to provide medical aid at various refugee camps worldwide.
He is an experienced aesthetic practitioner who holds certification in basic, advanced and even masterclass techniques. After completing his training he began providing successful mobile aesthetic services and has generated a large following of clients particularly in Essex and East London. In 2017 he will be spreading his practice to West London where he has a brand new state of the art clinic opening.
Dr Rami has been a key contributor to Derma Medical from our origins as a clinical co-ordinator and teaching assistant. He functions as a designated medical prescriber for non-prescriber delegates and utilises his experience and friendly nature to ensure that all our delegates and models have the best training experience every time.
Dr Mark Holmes is a full time aesthetic and anti-aging doctor based at The Mcindoe Centre in East Grinstead.
He is a former plastic surgery registrar and has been in the cosmetic industry for over 10 years.
He is on the International Advisory Board for Neogen Plasma Skin Regeneration and is actively involved in research.
Mark has been using threads for over 5 years and devised the techniques taught on this course to give maximum results with minimum discomfort and downtime.
Dr Luke Conway is a trainee in burns and plastic surgery currently working at Whiston hospital in Liverpool. He graduated from the University of Liverpool with his degree in medicine and surgery alongside a research masters. Luke is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS).
Luke has completed all derma medical courses and practices aesthetics alongside his NHS work. He regularly performs all techniques at thriving clinics in the Merseyside region”
Luke is an extremely keen teacher, having been the educational lead for the local medical school surgical association in previous years. With aesthetic procedures, he enjoys demonstrating the practical aspects of injecting and guiding course delegates to achieve the best possible results.
Dr Emma Sloan graduated from Brighton and Sussex Medical school in 2009. She practices as a GP on the south coast. Dr sloan divides her NHS work between general practice and urgent care. She is currently doing a masters in leadership.
Dr Sloan has been working as an Aesthetics doctor for 5 years and works for an aesthetics clinic by the sea. She enjoys consulting and prides herself on her creative aesthetic eye.
Dr Chris Rennie MBBCh, MRCS (Eng), is a graduate of The University of Wales College of Medicine (Cardiff University) and has 12 years experience in hospital medicine and surgery, including General Surgery, Ear Nose & Throat, Burns & Plastics reconstructive surgery and 8 years of specialist registrar training in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery. He has worked at major teaching hospitals, major trauma centres and tertiary referral centres in Wales and the South of England.
He has worked in the aesthetics industry for 6 years in the Hampshire and Sussex area, having attained foundation, advanced and Masterclass level aesthetics training with Derma Medical (and other training providers) in the UK.
As a keen sharer of knowledge and experience, he thrives on being in a teaching environment and engaging with like-minded people looking to embark on their own aesthetics journey. He believes in providing general advice and support to all, whatever their level of background training and experience.
Dr Harriet Turnbull graduated with honours from Brighton and Sussex Medical School in 2014 before moving to London for specialty training, gaining experience in A&E, surgery and acute medicine. She is now completing her training to become a General Practitioner in South West London.
Dr Harriet has completed advanced and masterclass training in botulinum toxin and dermal fillers and practices aesthetic medicine at Meliór clinic on Harley Street. She is a passionate teacher and focuses on building confidence in practitioners new the field of aesthetics.
Dr Rebecca has been a qualified medical doctor since 2007 having specialised in anaesthetics, and has been qualified in delivering aesthetic treatments since 2013. She has completed advanced and masterclass training and has her own private clinic in a discreet location in Ferring, West Sussex.
Before joining the Derma Medical team she was a non-surgical trainer at the Royal College of GPs in London, sharing her skills and expertise with doctors and dentists who wish to embark on a career within facial aesthetics. Dr Rebecca is an associate member of BCAM and a registered practitioner with ACE, the Aesthetics Complication Expert group.
She is passionate about good skin care from the inside out, and has a keen aesthetic eye, specialising in natural results on people.
Dr Lauren Hamilton graduated from Brighton and Sussex Medical School in 2012 and more recently has obtained a MSc in Medical Education (Merit) from UCL. She works as an NHS doctor in the field of surgery. Since medical school, she has had a keen interest in aesthetics and now works as a non-surgical trainer in London for Derma Medical. Dr Lauren has undertaken training, offered by Derma Medical, in botulinum toxin and dermal fillers, basic through to masterclass level, and practices as an aesthetic doctor in London.
Dr Chirag Patel qualified from Liverpool Medical School in 2006 and has been performing aesthetic procedures since 2008. He holds a diploma in clinical dermatology and currently works as GP with a special interest in dermatology and skin surgery for the NHS. He enjoys teaching, holds a PGCert in medical education and is a GP trainer.
He is the director of DR SKIN, a cosmetic clinic in Leicester where he particularly enjoys helping clients with scarring and pigmentation disorders to achieve normal skin.
He recognises that the NHS is limited in what it can offer to patients with many disfiguring skin conditions and uses various non-conventional treatments in his clinic to help these clients regain their confidence.
He is constantly striving to develop techniques to produce a more natural look with aesthetic treatments and he will often combine various modalities such as botulinum toxin, dermal fillers, plasma skin tightening, micro-needling, PRP, chemical peels and skin surgery to achieve that. He is also one of very few doctors in the UK who uses platelet rich plasma for genital and sexual rejuvenation.
Rebecca graduated from Hull York Medical School in 2011 and works part-time as a GP. She set up her own aesthetics business in 2014 and offers advanced aesthetic treatments in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, and Norfolk.
Rebecca has a passion for making people feel better and has developed an artistic eye for improving facial aesthetics.
She is currently completing her Level 7 through Derma Medical and has achieved excellent status with SaveFace.
Dr Baldeep Farmah graduated with an MBBS from St Matthew’s University and has been working for the NHS for over 10 years. He currently works as a part-time doctor with the NHS in Worcestershire, specialising as a Consultant Psychiatrist. Dr Baldeep Farmah has been involved in various training, teaching, health publications, and research projects during his service for the NHS.
Dr Baldeep Farmah is also a fully qualified aesthetic doctor who has completed all his training in Basic, Advanced and Masterclass techniques with the elite Derma Medical Training Academy and is skilled in Botulinum Toxin (Botox) and Hyaluronic Acid (Dermal Fillers).
Dr Baldeep Farmah’s passion and commitment for education has enabled him to remain keen on constantly learning, therefore, making him astutely knowledgeable.
Whilst working for the NHS part-time, Dr Baldeep Farmah is also Medical Director of Dr Aesthetica, an aesthetic and advanced skincare clinic. This company has grown from a small room into a large clinic and is based in south Birmingham.
Dr. Maya Shahsavari is a UK based Surgical Doctor with a particular interest in Head and Neck and Plastic Surgery. As a General Medical Council registered doctor and a member of the Royal College of Surgeons, she has experienced hands and artistic eyes with your best interest at heart.
She is also a formally trained and registered cosmetic doctor; providing you with the most popular celebrity inspired treatments, using the highest quality products on the market, in a luxury London based clinic.
Dr Maya Shahsavari has developed and trains Derma Medical’s PDO Thread Lift Training Course.
Devan has been practising medicine since 2009. He has worked in many places across the United Kingdom as well as abroad in surgical as well as medical specialities. Devan is a strong believer in self-empowerment being the key factors for a healthy lifestyle. By providing a personalized service he is hoping to meet your expectations.
Dr Thuva Amuthan studied medicine at the University of London and is an advanced cosmetic doctor with many years of experience. He is a qualified General Practitioner with a special interest in dermatology and minor surgery. He is the director of Dr.Derme cosmetic clinic and aesthetic lead for Modality Medical Spa. As a national trainer for Derma Medical, he has a wealth of experience in facial sculpting and reversing the signs of ageing.
As a dermatology doctor, he understands the limited treatment options available to patients on the NHS. In his cosmetic clinics, he strives to achieve natural results working with clients to restore their confidence. He offers numerous treatment modalities such as Botox, dermal fillers, PRP, laser, chemical peels, medical-grade skincare products, skin surgery and fat-dissolving injections.
With a keen interest in research particularly in the surgical field, he is a published author. He has presented at numerous international conferences and delivered keynotes speeches.
Dr Jas, a graduate of Glasgow Dental School, is a passionate general practitioner with a keen interest in facial aesthetic rejuvenation and cosmetic dentistry.
Commitment to longitudinal postgraduate training with leading clinicians in the UK, allows him to provide:
• Natural facial rejuvenation using advanced anti-wrinkle techniques.
• The artistic use of dermal fillers to enhance and balance the profile after a comprehensive dento-facial assessment.
• Particularly enjoys the treatment of non-surgical rhinoplasty
Dr Jas is a charismatic individual who enjoys working within aesthetic clinics in Glasgow and Edinburgh and has a passion for teaching and sharing knowledge.
Dr Kaywaan is the co-founder & director of Hannah London Medispa, an aesthetic clinic based in Colindale and Harley Street. He graduated from Imperial College London with distinction star in Medicine (MBBS) and First-class in Pharmacology BSc. As well as being a prize-winning student, he has presented research at international conferences and has been published in peer-reviewed journals.
As a doctor that works in both the NHS and the aesthetic industry, he is an advocate for a preventative approach to health and well-being, thus bringing the two disciplines together. Within aesthetics, as well as managing a team of aestheticians and training other doctors to administer treatments, he combines the use of injectables and topical skin care to enhance the profile, while preventing and reducing the visible signs of the ageing process.
Doctor Natasha Murcott is a fully trained and experienced Aesthetic Dental Surgeon, Medical Grade Skincare professional and Advanced Aesthetic Trainer. She has established her own clinics in Central London, Birmingham and Hertford.
Natasha graduated from the University of Birmingham and has worked in Central London as a Private and NHS Dentist. She has attended multiple advanced and masterclass training courses and is finalising her Level 7 Qualification in Facial Injectables in order to assess, advise and provide the looks you desire safely and effectively.
Natasha’s aim is to promote natural enhancements for all age ranges, to change the public perception of medical aesthetics.
As a trainer, she aims to help delegates achieve confidence in their skills and develop their aesthetic eye in a calm and comfortable environment.
Dr Ryan Shum graduated as a Dentist from the University of Glasgow.
As a firm advocate of a holistic approach for all of his clients – he seeks to analyse the face as a whole; bringing both dentistry and facial aesthetics together.
Dr Shum has undergone extensive post-graduate training in both fields allowing him to offer his clients with advanced facial aesthetics in conjunction with comprehensive dentistry.
A believer in continued learning and development – Dr Shum is keen to share his knowledge and experiences with delegates. With a focus on safety, predictability and confidence to begin their own journey.
Dr Helen graduated with distinction as a Doctor in 1996 from the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine in London. She completed her General Practitioner training in Hertfordshire in 2001 before returning to Durham where she has worked as a GP since. Dr Helen now works part-time as a GP to accommodate her expanding aesthetics practice. She has experience of teaching and mentoring medical students, junior doctors and nurse prescribers.
Dr Helen trained with Derma Medical and completed their foundation, advanced and masterclass courses. She now has a thriving aesthetics business, combining an aesthetic eye with broad-ranging experience in dermal filler procedures and wrinkle management.
Dr Adam Robinson is a graduate of Liverpool medical school. He now works full time as a speciality doctor in forensic neuropsychiatry in the private sector.
Dr Robinson has completed his foundation and advanced training, as well as the facial contouring masterclass with Derma Medical. He runs regular clinics with his company Fillers & Frowns Ltd in Crosby Liverpool.
He has always been enthusiastic about teaching and is keen to help people start their aesthetics journey. His calm approach and bedside manner, yet thoroughness and attention to detail, will provide delegates with good confidence in their practical skills.
Arash Khademi, MD (aka Dr. KAY) is a GMC registered doctor and a senior clinician with over 20 years of clinical, academic, management, and leadership experience. He worked as a consultant in Emergency Medicine in the NHS before moving to his second speciality, i.e., aesthetic medicine & surgery. His unique attitude on the combination of science & art, and this special attention to patient safety, finesse and professional aesthetic results have made him a highly sought-after clinician. Dr KAY has been trained by the top physicians and surgeons in the UK, USA, Belgium, France, Italy, Spain, Turkey, and Iran. He is one of the very first British doctors trained by the legendry inventor of the tumescent local anaesthesia® and micro-cannular liposuction® in California, USA. He is also a MicroAire® PAL Certified High-Definition liposculpture surgeon, trained by the inventor of PAL High- Definition cannulas from UCSD in San Diego, USA.
Dr KAY is the “Key Opinion Leader” (KOL) & “International Speaker” of LIPOMATIC technology. He is a trainer at the prestigious Derma Medical Academy in the UK. Arash is registered with General Medical Council (GMC), Care Quality Commission (CQC), European College of Aesthetic Medicine & Surgery (ECAMS), British Association of Body Sculpting (BABS), Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP), Consumer Redress Scheme (CRS), and Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO). He has extensively studied Mindfulness, Emotional Intelligence, and Schema-therapy; through which he is exploring the beautiful life and the wonderful world!
Dr. Prashant Patel graduated from the prestigious Imperial College London Medical School in 2011 after completing an intercalated bachelor of science in endocrinology in 2009. He is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons and in his final years of training as a General and Laparoscopic Surgeon.
Dr. Patel is a keen enthusiast who has combined his surgical skills gained on the NHS by subsequently completing foundation, advanced and further masterclass aesthetics training at the world-renowned Derma Medical. He has since become the founder of Surgicare Aesthetics and runs clinics in London and the West Midlands.
Dr. Patel has a particular interest in teaching, having completed a Post-graduate certificate in education (PGCERT) at Birmingham University. He particularly enjoys utilising these teaching skills with us at our Derma Medical training courses.
Dr Kiran Gudray graduated in Dentistry from the University of Birmingham. During her time at the University of Birmingham, she was awarded the School of Dentistry Humphrey Humphrey’s Scholarship and also the GSK Communication Skills Award. She currently works as an NHS Dentist in the West Midlands.
Dr Kiran has always had an interest in Facial Aesthetics and has been working in this field for a number of years with a wide range of clients across the UK. During this time she has undertaken over 15 Aesthetic & Skincare courses and prides herself on providing clients with a bespoke service around their requirements. She recently began working with an established female health brand as their skincare and aesthetics specialist.
Dr. Haroon graduated in Medicine from St George’s University of London. He was fortunate enough to start his career in aesthetic medicine as soon as he graduated from medical school and began developing his skills in facial aesthetics whilst working as a junior doctor in the NHS.
After several years of practice Dr. Haroon is now working full time in facial aesthetics and has completed all his training in Basic, Advanced, and Masterclass techniques with Derma Medical.
Dr. Haroon has been working as an aesthetic doctor for several years and is proficient in treatments involving botulinum toxin and dermal fillers. His great communication skills and eagerness to teach ensures delegates feel confident and excited when completing the course.
Dr Richard is dual qualified as both a Doctor and Dental Surgeon. He first graduated from Medicine at St George’s University of London and then Dentistry at King’s College London
His career has always been focused around an interest of the Head & Neck area, leading to many years of experience in Oral & Maxillofacial surgery and ENT surgery
He has translated his knowledge and skills well into providing full Facial Artistry, specifically through Aesthetics, Cosmetic Dentistry and Dental Implant Surgery
Dr Richard is fully trained in all levels of Foundation, Advanced and Masterclass techniques by Derma Medical, going on to join the team as a clinical trainer. His defining principle is always to combine artistic skills with a comforting and calm manner, to create the best experience for his patients and students
Dr Jonny Betteridge of JB Aesthetics is a full-time NHS Medical Doctor and Aesthetic Clinician. He graduated from Norwich Medical School in 2018 and started out in facial aesthetics soon after this. Having completed his foundation and advanced training with Derma Medical and Dr Bob Khanna Training Institute, he performs an array of advanced facial aesthetic treatments. His particular area of expertise include tear trough rejuvenation and non-surgical rhinoplasty. In his specialty training he has worked in a variety of settings including acute medicine, A&E, intensive care and anaesthetics. He plans to continue on his medical career to be an anaesthetist.
Besides his job as a medical doctor, he has a keen interest in beauty and design. What most appeals to him about facial aesthetics is the ability to combine medical skills and creative flair to create an individual’s desired result. It is then the patient’s satisfaction that they get from this result that only furthers his passion to learn more about the industry and further his aesthetic skill set.
Matthew Pywell is a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon based on Harley Street in London. He received distinctions at both undergraduate and master’s degree level and was awarded the Ian McGregor medal for the top performance in the country in the Royal College of Surgeons Plastic Surgery exam.
Matt has excelled at every stage of his career but he has always found time for training others. Working in the NHS, he is responsible for the training of future generations of surgeons and has often taken up extra opportunities to train both colleagues and patients alike. In recognition of this work, he has been awarded a Distinction in Medical Education from the University of Karolinska, Stockholm.
Matthew Pywell runs a joint clinic with Nutritionists, Personal Trainers and Life Coaches, providing holistic improvement plans to those interested in looking and feeling their best. He also provides the full range of plastic surgery services at his clinic on Harley Street. Matthew Pywell is one of our senior trainers at Derma Medical and a qualified Level 7 trainer.
Dr Raja is a Partner General Practitioner with a special interest in dermatology, minor surgery and Diabetes. He successfully runs an aesthetics clinic in Harley Street. Dr Raja is also a Clinical Director of the local PCN and Clinical lead for Diabetes/Mental Health and COVID vaccination program for Brent. Alongside this, he also sits on the Board of Director for K&W Health Care. Dr Raja is trainer for Medical students from Imperial College and Medical Foundation Year 2 students.
He is a fully qualified and experienced Aesthetic Doctor, and has completed Advanced and Masterclass and Artistic Facial Transformation training with Derma Medical. Dr Raja specialises in Facial contouring alongside botulinum toxin, dermal fillers, micro-needling, PRP, chemical peels and medical grade skincare.
He graduated with a MBBS and Doctor of Medicine at Voronozeh University in Russia and is fluent in speaking Russian.
Dr Tinashe Nhova graduated in Dentistry from the University of Sheffield and went on to practice in private practices where his first is is on cosmetic dentistry.
He is one of our very own having completed his advanced botox and filler training with Derma Medical. He has been working in the aesthetics industry since 2016 and runs his own clinic in Bristol. His main goal with all treatments is to provide natural results that leave patients looking rejuvenated and feeling confident.
Dr Adam Al-Khafaji MBChB BSc MRCEM MRCGP PGCert (England, UK) graduated with a Bachelor’s in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Leeds in 2010. His initial training was in Emergency Medicine, and he completed his MRCEM examinations. Later he trained as a GP and qualified in 2020. Dr Adam Al-Khafaji has also has a role as a clinical lead for an Urgent Care Centre in East London and completed a PGCert in Healthcare Practice and Leadership for which he obtained a 1st class honor.
He has been working as an Aesthetic Doctor for over 5 years and skilled in advanced procedures using dermal fillers, botulinum toxin and profhilo. He has trained in foundation, advanced and Masterclass level aesthetics training in-house with Derma Medical but also many other training providers throughout the UK. He prides himself in delivering natural enhancements to patients own beauty and confirms the importance of good skin care and a healthy lifestyle.
Dr Adam Al-Khafaji is a perfectionist by nature, and this shows in his attention to detail in the work he does. He is passionate about teaching and draws on his own leadership and effective communication skills to help support our delegates on their aesthetic journey.
Dr Adam Al-Khafaji has recently opened an Aesthetic and Family Medicine clinic in Dubai, called Adore Wellness Clinic. Working between Dubai and the UK, work consists of a unique mix of GP, urgent care and aesthetics and makes life very interesting indeed!
Dr Sabina Hanoman-Singh MBChB MRCGp obtained her Medical Degree from The University of Leicester in 2013.
She has advanced training in aesthetic medicine through Derma medical as well as undertaking the Level 7 postgrad in aesthetic medicine. She founded Dr Sabina Aesthetics, a successful private clinic in London where she works alongside her NHS commitments as a GP.
Dr Sabina has a passion for creative aesthetic medicine practiced safely and has a bigger passion for teaching this which has led her to become a non-surgical trainer with Derma medical in London.
Amish Patel is a community pharmacist and aesthetics artist. He graduated from King’s College London and qualified as a pharmacist in 2008. He owns an award winning community pharmacy as well as taken numerous industry leading roles such as becoming a board member of the National Pharmacy Association and teaching Pharmacy Practice to undergraduate students.
In 2016, Amish set up the multi-award winning Intrigue Cosmetic Clinic in Kent after seeing a gap in the market for clients who wanted to boost their natural beauty with reassurance and confidence that their treatments would take a holistic approach to complement their facial symmetry and image.
Amish’s talent for creating beautiful results without the need to surgery has seen his loyal clientele grow year on year. His reputation for exemplary non-surgical rhinoplasty continues to draw clients from all over the UK and as far afield as New York and Dubai.
Amish’s pharmaceutical background coupled with his talent as an aesthetics artist positions him as the ideal ‘go-to’ authority on aesthetics for the trade and consumer journalists, regularly featuring in national and international newspapers and magazines for his expert comment and opinion.
Amish’s welcoming manner, coupled with bis unrivalled experience and expertise positions Amish as a valuable asset at Derma Medical.
Melanie’s special interest in cosmetic dentistry techniques and facial aesthetics procedures has led her to incorporate a dentofacial harmonisation outlook when working with patients. Having originally trained in facial aesthetics on Harley St, Melanie has continuously attended further training with top market brands such as Allergan, Teoxane, Wigmore Medical and Sinclair Pharma to expand her knowledge within the field of facial rejuvenation and cosmetic enhancement procedures.
Melanie has been providing anti-wrinkle and facial treatments since 2014 in private practices throughout Central and West End London and most recently in Portugal. The area of non-surgical injectable treatments is quickly evolving and she regularly attends conferences and seminars for the latest techniques, products, procedures and trends.
She is passionate about all aspects of cosmetic dentistry and facial aesthetics which has led to her global view on dento facial harmonisation which includes profile balancing using a combination of advanced techniques in facial sculpting in order to achieve the best aesthetic outcome.
Melanie prefers a gradual approach to treatments, enhancing features incrementally, whilst educating her patients along the way. This allows for safe and natural results. Many popular celebrity looks may not be ideal for everyone and this is something she discusses thoroughly with each patient in order to understand not only the patients desired results but to also explain options and outcomes.
Dr Castelhano is excited to work alongside Derma Medical representing them in Portugal and England as a trainer for doctors and dentists in the latest non-surgical cosmetic enhancement techniques.
Dr Razzaq graduated from the University of Dundee Medical School in 2003. He trained in cardiology before becoming a general practitioner.
He works part time as a GP principle and aesthetics practitioner and is the director of Dr Wass Skin Clinic. He furthered his passion for dermatology by completing the postgraduate diploma in dermatology at the University of Cardiff whilst concomitantly undertaking his Level 7 diploma in injectables.
Dr Razzaq has completed advanced and masterclasses in botulinum toxin and dermal fillers. His combination of advanced techniques and knowledge of anatomy creates natural results. He has a passion for teaching and guiding students to be safe and confident practitioners to begin their journey into aesthetics.
His interest in holistic care and preventative medicine led to the completion of an introduction to functional medicine with the AFMCP. The combination of non-surgical injectables and functional medicine takes his patients on a transformational journey of beauty and wellness from the inside & out.
Archna graduated from Liverpool Dental School in 2007 and worked in various locations throughout the Midlands, Archna has gained various advanced skills in Cosmetic Dentistry and Facial Aesthetics. Archna started her own facial aesthetics business in Sutton Coldfield called Dr Aesthetics in 2016. Archna is passionate about anti-ageing. She enjoys combining her skills with science, art and creativity in modern facial aesthetics to create unique experiences for her patients, practicing progressive approaches in caring for and interacting with patients.
Dr Kajal Babamiri MD, MRCGP, DPDerm, DRCOG, FHSRH
She is general practitioner and has specialist training in Dermatology and minor surgery. Dr Babamiri has been in Aesthetic industry for the last 12 years. She had an established aesthetic practice in Harley Street London before moving to Cheshire. She is currently medical director at her established clinic, CLNQ in Cheshire.
She is fully qualified and experienced doctor. She has completed BTEC laser, light and associated Aesthetic therapies, Advanced courses in Botox and Dermal filler, thread lifts, micro needling, PRP, Lasers for rejuvenation and scarring and radiofrequency for skin tightening. She offers all the above treatment at her clinic. She also enjoys mentoring nurses in further training to become nurse prescribers.
Dr Rosh is the Founder and Medical Director of Roda Clinics, a highly regarded medical aesthetics clinic based in multiple locations including Mayfair, Virginia Water and Uxbridge.
After performing over 1000 treatments during his several years in the aesthetics industry, Dr. Rosh has refined his skills as an aesthetic doctor and prides himself in offering the highest quality of treatments whilst maintaining the strictest safety and ethical standards.
Dr Rosh continues to develop his medical skills by continuously attending international teaching conferences and now offers a range of treatments at his clinics, including Anti-wrinkle injections, Advanced Dermal Filler, Fat Dissolving, Profhilo and Medical Grade Skin Care.
Dr Rosh also finds time for his NHS commitments where he works as an A&E doctor. With a wealth of experience in teaching medical students and junior doctors, Dr Rosh brings that same passion for teaching to all of his Derma Medical delegates, providing a safe and comfortable environment to learn in.
Dr Bassam Band, MBChB BSc MRCGP graduated from the University of St Andrews and the University of Manchester.
He went on to complete his foundation training in North East Thames where he supported in various teaching roles for medical students and also presenting his academic work at various international conferences and peer-reviewed journals.
Dr Band thoroughly enjoyed gaining experience in aesthetics through various masterclasses and worked at clinics in London and Surrey whilst completing his GP training.
He now works in aesthetics full time from the Dr Band Clinic in Harley Street, London and Guildford.
Dr Pooja Patel graduated from University College London after having completed her MBBS and a BSc in Medical neuroscience. She more recently was awarded a Distinction for a PGCert in Aesthetic Medicine and continues to strive for academic excellence by regularly publishing work in international journals and conferences.
She is currently working as a clinical fellow in Dermatology, to further her knowledge and expertise in skincare and facial aesthetics, as well as completing a post-graduate Master’s Degree in Aesthetic Medicine alongside her NHS commitments.
She is fully qualified in all levels of injectable techniques, which she first learnt with Derma Medical, and now runs her own successful clinic, RISE Aesthetics, in the heart of St Johns Wood. She is passionate about helping patients achieve transformative results offering in-depth skincare consultations, Alumier Md chemical peels, Botox, dermal fillers and liquid facelifts.
Dr Patel aims to support safe and expert practice within the Aesthetic and Cosmetic Dermatology arena and is registered with the British Association of cosmetic Dermatologists and The Aesthetic Complications Expert Group.
Dr Nish is an advanced, aesthetics doctor who is the founder and director of Medisha Clinic in Mayfair.
Following his BSc degree in Biomedical Sciences from St George’s University of London, Dr Nish completed a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree at All Saints University School of Medicine and embarked on plenty of clinical experience in the US, notably in Chicago.
Dr Nish developed his immense knowledge of aesthetics through the wonderful Derma Medical academy and now has specialised expertise in the most advanced treatments, including the PDO thread lift, dermal filler procedures, the use of botulinum toxin and other anti-ageing treatments. He always adopts a holistic approach to ensure the highest standard of care and thrives on the opportunity to share and teach his knowledge to others.
Dr Arun Karwal has done extensive training in aesthetic practice alongside his NHS commitments as an A&E doctor. He has gained several years’ experience in aesthetic medicine after having performed a multitude of procedures.
Dr Arun is an expert in advanced aesthetics, facial contouring, and non-surgical facial treatments. He believes that taking a holistic approach to the face is always best to ensure facial harmony and guarantee the most natural results.
He has worked in several aesthetic clinics around London and since founded Karwal Aesthetics, a clinic based in Marylebone. Arun is keen on teaching and training. His excellent communication skills and calm approach ensures trainees feel confident and skilled in independent aesthetic practice.
Dr Libby mcintyre is an emergency medicine doctor in Norwich who qualified in 2010 at the university of east anglia. Born in Scotland, she first did a degree in nursing before moving to England to study medicine. Today she is heavily involved in teaching medical students and supporting junior doctors to improve their skills in clinical reasoning. Along side her full time NHS commitments dr Libby runs a successful aesthetics clinic in Norwich focusing on pro ageing and empowering clients to feel great about choosing to have aesthetic treatments.
Dr Libby has been a delegate with Derma medical and remembers the inspiring teaching on the master classes and artistic facial transformation course. This gave her the impetus to become a trainer. He enthusiastic and vibrant personality gained her the KOL status for the skin rejuvenation system NEOFOUND
This training role allows her to spread her passion for healthy looking skin on the outside to compliment the anti wrinkle and dermal filler work.
Dr Libby offers a confident, relaxed but vibrant teaching style that allows delegates to find and achieve their full potential. Her passion for aesthetics is palbable and infectious.
UK Clinic Co-ordinator Team
Gemma is a highly motivated and well-organised Clinic Co-ordinator with a passion and interest in the cosmetic industry.
Gemma has several years experience in a variety of office based roles with a record of working to very high standards and holds an extensive list of administration degrees, which she gained with distinctions. She has a positive attitude and takes great pride in her work, providing an outstanding service for all Derma Medical clients.
Dr Roxana Pirhadi is an accomplished aesthetic practitioner who was tutored by the celebrity and international cosmetic doctor, Dr Zack Ally.
Dr Roxanna Pirhadi is a doctor in pharmacy and an independent prescriber with a number of postgraduate qualifications including formulation and clinical pharmacy. Thus, in addition to her aesthetic practice, she is a Senior Lecturer, teaching pharmacology to postgraduate students, engaging in research and publishing on menopause issues. All this provides a unique and robust backdrop to her burgeoning aesthetic practice.
She approaches her aesthetic work with a passion and a belief in the importance of respecting each individual client’s anatomy in order to achieve natural-looking results. Rooted in the old adage that “less is often more”, she believes that in most cases a conservative treatment approach is the best way to achieve her signature “untouched” and “refreshed” look. Her emphasis is on long term prevention of ageing, paying careful attention to volume replacement, facial lifting and contouring, and skin rejuvenation.
When Roxanna is not working in academic, research or aesthetic sectors, she feeds her passion for art. Roxanna is an artist, and oil painting is her passion. Her spark for drawing and painting began early in her life and developed gradually over the years. She began a journey to what has become a lifelong commitment to art when the feel of oil paint ignited her love affair with the medium.
Roxann’s passion for oil painting, endowing her with an artistic eye for improving facial aesthetics. She is passionate about making people feel better by empowering their inner confidence and allowing them to see their unique beauty.
Roxanna is a part-time clinical co-ordinator for Derma Medical. She combines her experience and positive attitude to ensure that all our delegates and models have the best training experience every time. Roxanna also works as a designated medical prescriber for non-prescriber aesthetic practitioners.
Astrid is currently in her 2nd year of medical school at King’s College London, having completed her BSc in Biomedical Science there in 2018. She is also a fully-qualified personal trainer and volunteers as an Emergency Responder for the London Ambulance Service. She is confident and approachable and enjoys working part-time as a clinic coordinator for Derma Medical.
I worked in the beauty industry for several years before changing my full-time career and becoming a dental nurse in 2012. Since then I have completed my foundation aesthetic training.
With working in these industries I work effectively to a high standard ensuring the days run smoothly.
Chrystina helps to assist the coordinators for Derma Medical at the training events ensuring everything runs smoothly on the day for the delegates, staff and models. Using her customer service and administration background, Chrystina provides efficient support while delivering a high level of customer service.
Jauhara has over a decades experience in the beauty industry, having owned and run her own salon for a number of years.
She is a certified Emotional Management Coach with a background in psychology. The combination of her beauty experience and emphasis on emotional intelligence is evident in the level of care and service she provides.
Jauhara is the Clinic Co-ordinator for our Wimbledon clinic.
Jess has worked in the NHS for over 10 years; 7 of those as a Paediatric Nurse, predominately in the Emergency Department. Thus in addition is also a qualified Emergency Medical Dispatcher for the Ambulance Service and works at a school as a sports nurse where she continues to provide emergency care to pupils. In 2019, Jess trained at Derma Medical as an Advanced Aesthetic Practitioner, where she has continued to build a successful aesthetic business which she runs across 3 locations.
Jess’s background and combination of continued advanced learning enables her to provide high standards of care and service to all she meets. She is confident in her medical and aesthetic knowledge and has a clear passion for all that she does to enable efficient delivery on clinic days.
Dzintra graduated Business University “Turiba” Riga, Latvia, and graduated LCBT level 3 Beauty Therapy in London. She was born in Latvia and lives in Canary Wharf, London and speaks Latvian, Lithuanian, Russian and English.
Riyah works as a aesthetic practitioner and skin specialist over 10 years at a medical Spa where she works in NHS and private clinics. She has always had a passion and interest in the cosmetic industry.
Riyah helps to assist the coordinators for Derma Medical at training events to ensure the training runs smoothly and efficiently.
Kate works as a clinic manager for a very successful Aesthetics clinic in Durham city. She also does their social media and marketing.
She is hard working and likes to be organised. She ensures Derma training events run very smoothly.
Veronica graduated from Madrid’s Complutense University as a Journalist and worked in Madrid for many years before moving to London where she Is raising her family. Veronica is a Derma Medical Clinic and Training Academy coordinator. She is always happy to help and answer questions ensuring the training days are a success for models, delegates and trainers. Her main concern is that the Aesthetic training courses are carried out efficiently.
Marrissa works as a PA in the NHS and applies her organisational skills in helping to assist the coordinator’s for Derma Medical at the training events.
Shannon graduated her Diploma of Beauty therapy from the French Beauty Academy in 2017 and has been working in the beauty industry ever since. She became a salon owner alongside her mother in February of 2019 and has been managing since. She has a strong passion for the beauty industry and believes everyone should love the skin they’re in. Shannon is based at our Brisbane Training Academy and is looking forward to assisting our trainers, delegates and models.
Claire obtained an honours degree in psychology at the university of East London. She then went on to complete a diploma in mental health nursing and a masters in nursing at Anglia Ruskin university. In 2012 she qualified as a non-medical prescriber at Essex university.
She is a qualified experienced aesthetic nurse where she completed her training at Derma Medical including the level 7 qualification in injectables in aesthetic medicine. Claire runs her clinics alongside a full time NHS job managing a psychiatric intensive care unit.
Lauren graduated with a First Class Honours degree in Adult Nursing and has also completed her Independent Prescribing Course (V300). Lauren is a member of the British Association of Cosmetic Nurses (BACN) and is currently awaiting finalisation of her Level 7 Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine. Previously a Sister in a busy central London Hospital in the specialty of Emergency Care, Lauren started her aesthetics journey a few years ago and has since left the NHS to work in this area full time and drive her passion to make a change within the industry.
Lauren has opened up her own Medical Aesthetics Clinic in the prestigious area of East Dulwich in London and offers advanced facial treatments. The clinic is currently undergoing Care Quality Registration (CQC) as patient safety is the main priority for Lauren.
Lucy qualified with a degree in nursing in 2008 and embarked in her career into the world of aesthetics in 2012. Completing her non medical prescribing qualification at masters level earlier this year.
Whilst continuing to work within the NHS 3 days a week in a very different role within Paediatric Oncology Lucy runs a busy aesthetics clinic in Hertfordshire amd is very much looking forward to being a part of the Derma Medical team.
Sharon has held many positions over her long career; a nurse practitioner by trade she worked in general practice for 20 years. Following a short stay in Australia she then worked for a large community trust for the past 12 years initially as lead diabetes nurse but more recently as transformation lead.
Her passion for aesthetics started in 2013 when she attended her basic training just to see what it was like! She has since grown her business and maintains that aesthetics is a true arm of medicine. She has been an associate lecturer for Anglia Ruskin University as well as other education providers for many years.
International Training Team
Dr Scott is an experienced trainer who has been involved in representing reputable Aesthetic providers in teaching practitioners various Foundation and Advanced clinical skills. His involvement with Derma Medical is to bring increased standards of Aesthetic training to Australia enabling delegates to train in-line with UK regulated standardised landmarks.
Dr. Scott completed his medical studies at the University of Queensland, successfully gaining a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery. Before his studies, Dr. Scott trained and worked as a Registered Nurse, in Australia. Dr Scott is an experienced General Practitioner with a Fellowship from the Royal Australian College of General Practice.
Dr Scott has previously served in the Royal Australian Navy and served in East Timor and Iraq. Dr Scott has a broad range of experiences in Cosmetic medicine, skin cancer medicine as well as experience in Emergency and Intensive care medicine. Dr Scott enjoys cycling and running and coaches junior rugby.
Lauren has an impressive 25 years’ experience in the cosmetic industry.
After spending several years in the aesthetic medicine industry Lauren’s passion for cosmetic medicine drove her to study a Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled/Division 2 nursing), whilst maintaining a senior role at a leading cosmetic practice in Brisbane. Lauren continues to practice from this Brisbane Clinic, where she offers tailored antiaging treatments and has a loyal following of happy patients.
As an accepted affiliate member of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery (ACCS), Lauren adheres to strict industry regulations that require her to provide best practice services and quality patient care. Lauren loves nothing more than putting smiles on her patients’ faces by bringing them confidence and allowing them to see their unique beauty.
To satisfy her hunger to learn and grow as a cosmetic professional, Lauren regularly attends advanced training sessions and international conferences to stay abreast with the latest cosmetic techniques.
Having owned her own award-winning day spa, Lauren has developed an extensive background in training and operations, which she now uses towards training and education in the field that she loves – cosmetic medicine.
Lauren’s easy-going nature makes her approachable and easy to talk to so she is always happy to answer your questions. Her warm and caring nature truly fosters a great learning environment for all delegates.
Dr Gordon Ku is a Board Certified cosmetic physician based in Melbourne Australia.
Since graduating from the University of Melbourne Medical School in 1997, Dr. Ku has had over 20 years of experience in various specialities of medicine and surgery, with a special focus on cosmetic medicine. He specialises in walk-in/walk-out day cosmetic procedures, including:
• Advanced cosmetic injectables
• Non-surgical suture lifts
• Advanced Skin rejuvenation with PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma)
• Autologous fat transfer to face
• Laser skin resurfacing with fractional ablative lasers
Dr Ku is a full member of the Cosmetic Physicians College of Australasia (CPCA) and a Certified Trainer in Silhouette Soft Suture Lift. He is also a regular trainer in facial anatomy along side other plastic surgeons in Paris and Dubai.
Dr Aliaa Yusof is a cosmetic physician and hair transplant surgeon currently practising in Melbourne and Sydney, Australia. After completing her degree in Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the prestigious Monash University, she spent her junior medical doctor training in various surgical specialities but eventually followed her heart and passion which have led her to specialise in cosmetic medicine.
It is the combination of art and science that has drawn her to cosmetic medicine, and believes that it is important to respect each individual patient’s anatomy in order to achieve natural looking results and facial harmony. She has been trained in advanced injecting techniques, and often uses a combination of various treatment platforms to achieve the best aesthetic outcome. Apart from neuromodulators and dermal fillers, she is also trained in PRP, nonsurgical lipolysis, thread face lifts, and hair restoration surgery.
Dr Aliaa truly values a holistic patient oriented approach and advocates in building a trusting professional relationship with her patients. She believes that this industry is more that just making patients look good, but rather empowering their inner confidence so they can live up to their true potential in life.
Her warm, honest and friendly nature makes it easy for delegates to connect and learn from her as a non-surgical trainer. Dr Aliaa is passionate about education and is a very supportive teacher during training courses and in clinic.
Dr Michele Chua graduated from Bond University after completing her degree in Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS). She has more recently also completed a post-graduate Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine & a Diploma in General Dermatology.
She currently works part-time as a Panel Physician in the field of Immigration Health and now works as a non-surgical trainer in Brisbane for DermaMedical. She has since amalgamated cosmetic medicine (Beau Aesthetics) within a dental practice.
Dr Chua has a keen aesthetic eye, specialises in minimally invasive cosmetic procedures, including Anti-Wrinkle and Dermal Filler injectables, Fractional lasers, Radio-frequency skin tightening & Hyperthermic body contouring treatments.
She is passionate about teaching & aims to help build confidence in practitioners new to the field of aesthetic medicine. She prides herself in helping her patients achieve natural results.
Dr Sabrina Campbell (BSc MBBS MSc MRCGP FRACGP) is a friendly and experienced doctor who relocated to Melbourne in 2017 from London, UK.
She has achieved full membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners in the United Kingdom and Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.
She is highly trained in Aesthetic Medicine, being awarded her Master of Science in Aesthetic Medicine with Merit.
She holds multiple College memberships for Aesthetic Medicine in multiple international educational institutes.
Known as The Medical Aesthete™, she is appreciative of natural beauty and strives to enhance this through safe, non-invasive medical procedures.
With an eye for detail and strong vision, she is honoured to provide her skills to her clients to build a trusting and honest relationship.
Dr Allison is an experienced Cosmetic Physician based in Brisbane who is dedicated to delivering innovative & safe non-invasive aesthetic procedures.
After graduating from Medical School at University of Queensland, Dr Allison undertook his residency at Princess Alexandra Hospital where he worked across a variety of areas. He went on to obtain Fellowship of both the Cosmetic Physicians College of Australasia & the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. He has completed a Master of Science in Aesthetic Medicine at Queen Mary University of London and a Master of Public Health at University of Queensland.
Dr. Allison conducts regular training for cosmetic injectables and is passionate about finding new and interesting ways of teaching safer injecting and facial anatomy to new injectors. He is also a Medical Officer Reservist in the Australian Army and a Senior Lecturer for UQ School of Medicine.
Driven by a passion to empower others, Dr Allison opened Ascension Cosmetic Medicine in New Farm to help clients achieve their aesthetic goals, and enhance their own unique perceptions of beauty.
Dr. Andreas Ruiz graduated from the prestigious dental academy at Karolinska Institutet, located in Stockholm, with high honors and praise. Before dentistry school Andreas received a Bachelors degree in finance and accounting from the university of Stockholm. Andreas works as a dentist in the private sector with a focus on oral surgery and has also done some work for the OMFS department at Karolinska sjukhuset.
Dr Ruiz has always had a passion for aesthetic medicine as he believes it sits alongside and complements the dentistry work he does. He completed his Aesthetic training in London with Derma Medical and now provides treatments on a regular basis around Stockholm.
Doctor Rohan Mehenawi began his medical career by graduating from Uppsala university in Sweden in 2010 with a degree of master of science in pharmacy. And there after was admitted to the medical education at the prestigious medical academy at Umeå university and graduated in 2017. After finishing an internship in general medical training, started a temporary internship at the surgery department. Shortly there after he started his residency at the dermatology department, and has been working as a resident dermatologist ever since. Doctor Rohan developed an interest for esthetic medicine and completed his training at the Derma Medical academy and currently working with esthetic alongside his residency in dermatology.
As an esthetic doctor for more than 4 years in advanced procedures using dermal fillers, botolinum toxin and threads, he is known for his sense for details to achieve natural results in order to enhance patients own beauty.
Dr Nouf has a Bachelor of Medicine from Dubai Medical College for girls, with the highest measure of educational brilliance she is a member of the Arab Board of Family Medicine, with a wealth of knowledge and valuable clinical experience, she is a member of The Royal College of General Practitioners.
She has been undertaking a fellowship program at The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) in advancement of technology to detect, prevent, and treat aging related disease. She has completed training with Derma Medical, in addition to teaching and training aesthetic medicine which is a passion of hers.
Dr Jean-Paul Chung is an Australian trained Cosmetic Physician Doctor who has spent a number of years working in various surgical fields including orthopaedics and plastic surgery. He has also completed a Masters of Traumatology through the university of Newcastle. His strong surgical background has fostered a keen eye for precision, with meticulous attention to detail. It was the blend of medicine and artistry that drew him to a career in cosmetic medicine. One of the features that attracted Dr Jean-Paul Chung to cosmetic medicine was the collaborative aspect between the practitioner and the patient in regards to the treatment plan. He provides a bespoke and customized treatment to each of his patients.
Dr Jean-Paul has heavily been involved in medical teaching and thrives to provide the highest standards to his students. He believes in creating a safe and relax environment for the students to learn and build their confidence. Outside of work, Dr Jean-paul enjoys the beach, cooking and everything fitness related.
Dr Alfonsi graduated medical school from Notre Dame University in 2010, after completing her undergraduate degree in Biomedical Science in 2004. She founded Trinity Aesthetics in Perth, where she is dedicated to providing safe, non-invasive aesthetic treatments with an eye for detail and natural results.
Dr Alfonsi has practiced in a wide variety of medical specialties including emergency medicine, neurosurgery, breast surgery and general medicine before settling in psychiatry as a registrar for several years. She was drawn to aesthetic medicine due to her passion for procedural skills and artistic eye for detail. Dr Alfonsi has many years of varied experience in teaching, having trained university students in anatomy and physiology, teaching junior doctors and various other teaching roles. She has a passion for teaching and aesthetic medicine and is honoured to combine these, delivering training through Derma Medical.
Dr Andreina is a full time cosmetic physician, graduated from the University of Carabobo, Venezuela. After completing her Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), she has attained Australian certifications in Foundations and Advanced cosmetic injectables. She has also received a Certificate in Dermoscopy and has been trained in skin cancer surgery by the Australian Skin Cancer College. Since completing her medical degree, she has had the opportunity to obtain international and local medical experience in Boxhill, Maroondah and the Angliss Hospital in Melbourne working across diverse medical, surgical specialities and General Practice before finding her passion in Cosmetic Medicine.
Dr Andreina is a full member of the Australian College of Aesthetic Medicine and specialises in facial and neck rejuvenations, PDO Threads, Non-Surgical Rhinoplasty, Cosmetic Mole Removal, PRP and Cosmetic injectables (including anti-wrinkles and fillers).
Dr Andreina believes in a multimodal approach to achieve natural and outstanding results for her patients. She often attends conferences and symposiums with other cosmetic leaders as she is always interested in learning and incorporating to her practice innovative techniques and procedures to enhance the beauty of her patients.
Dr Andreina is really approachable and passionate about cosmetic medicine. She enjoys teaching, supporting and sharing her experience with other health practitioners new to the industry.
Coming from South America, Andreina also speaks Spanish, loves salsa dancing and takes any opportunity to put on some music and dance. She also loves spending time outdoors with family and friends.
Chelsea is an experienced registered nurse who has an extensive background nursing in plastic and reconstructive surgery. She has also undergone and completed intensive training courses within cosmetic medicine. Chelsea currently works at Angel Aesthetics Clinic in Brisbane where she is a full time injector. She has a very sharp eye for detail and symmetry paired with a love for all medical aesthetics and non-surgical treatments. With a strong passion for making people feel great and providing clients with excellent results she believes everyone should “love the skin they are in”. Chelsea prides herself on being an open, caring and kind nurse who will always listen and nurture relationships with students/ emerging injectors. This passion for the aesthetics industry has led her to the path of teaching and mentoring others.
Dr Sam Mostafavi MD, FRACGP has 12 years of post graduate experience in General Practice and 10 years of experience in cosmetic medicine and minor procedures. He holds the Fellowship with Australian College of General Practitioners and currently finishing his Fellowship with Australian College of Cosmetic Medicine and Surgery ( ACCMS) based in Melbourne, Australia.
His Unique attitude in combining art and latest science in non-invasive cosmetic procedures made him successful in achieving natural aesthetic outcomes in a safe manner.
He loves to share his knowledge with other practitioners and believes “In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.”
International Co-ordinator Team
I am a currently registered nurse with over 20 years experience in medical, surgical, emergency, coronary care, and critical care areas.
I have undertaken further training in cosmetic injectables and have worked as cosmetic injector at Australian skin clinic .
My goal is to provide the very best in natural, gentle, effective and professional medical and beauty care.
Alison holds a Bachelor of Nursing degree (RN), a Graduate Diploma of Cosmetic Nursing, and recently completed her Certificate of Cosmetic Tattooing. She has worked as a nurse for over 8 years as a scrub nurse in the operating theatre, and also as a practice nurse for 3 years and cosmetic injector for 1 year in a cosmetic, plastic and reconstructive surgery clinic.
Alison is always driven to achieve success, with patient’s goals and end-results being her top priority! She is always happy to answer questions or arrange an appointment to ensure her patient’s concerns are addressed. Alison is working with the Australian Derma Medical Team as a Clinical Coordinator, ensuring the training courses are carried out professionally.
Emma comes with over 13 years experience in the medical industry. Starting her career in a large pharmaceutical company, Emma decided to follow her passion for the aesthetic industry and become a cosmetic nurse. Over this time Emma has worked for Plastic Surgeons, cosmetic clinics and aesthetic companies.
Emma has a strong interest in the Aesthetic industry, with patient safety and education being key factors. Emma regularly attends conferences across Australia to keep up today on the industry. Emma is working with Derma Medical Team as a clinical coordinator, ensuring the training is carried out efficiently for clinics run in Sydney.
Lea Williams is based in Perth. She studied BSc Science (registered nursing) at Curtin University. Lea works in a dental practice whilst finishing a postgraduate diploma at Notre Dame University. As a clinic coordinator for Derma Medical, Lea supports the trainers and delegates. Lea is very passionate about the aesthetic field and will continue to pursue it alongside her career as a registered Midwife.
Jessica is a registered nurse with 14 years of experience within the acute, community and cosmetic sectors. She has a keen interest in cosmetic nursing and couples this with her work in the hospital setting. Jessica is working towards broadening her skills and knowledge as a cosmetic nurse injector.
Konstandina is based in Stockholm. After her studies in nursing at the Technological Educational Institute of Athens, she moved to Sweden to expand her knowledge and experience in the health field. Her next stop is cosmetic nursing and therefore you will find her as a coordinator for Derma Medical.
Zoe is one of our coordinators for our Brisbane team. She attended the University of Queensland where she graduated with a Bachelor of Speech Pathology (honors) in 2018. Zoe works as a speech pathologist primarily with pre-school and school aged children.
During her studies she worked in medical centres with a large focus on skin health and cosmetic medicine, this became an area of interest and led Zoe to pursuing work with Derma Medical Australia as a Clinical Coordinator. She enjoys the organisation and support services she provides in this role to trainers, delegates and models alike.”
Belinda has worked as a medical receptionist in various General Practitioner clinics since 2018 and finds it a very rewarding career. She is passionate about all things skin and beauty and believes it’s important to feel confident in the skin you’re in!
Belinda is a Derma Medical co-ordinator in Brisbane. She is looking forward to assisting and providing support to trainers, delegates and models, to ensure clinics run smoothly.
Julia is a registered nurse and has worked as a scrub/scout and anaesthetic nurse for the past 6 years. She has a passion for delivering a high level of patient care. Julia has an extensive understanding of major reconstructive/cosmetic surgery. She has always had an interest in aesthetics and is excited to be transitioning in to the cosmetic injectables industry. Julia wants to help people look and feel their best.