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Dr Gavin Sandercoe

Dr Gavin Sandercoe

1 Practice Location

Norwest Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery
Bella Vista NSW 2153

Special Interests
Facial and breast reconstruction after trauma and cancer.

Enhancing lives through excellence in plastic, reconstructive and cosmetic surgery.

“I enjoy the technical challenge of complex reconstruction for trauma and cancer patients. Using knowledge and skills from this arena provides the ability to be a better cosmetic surgeon.”Dr ...

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A lifelong passion for surgery saw Gavin complete six years of study at University of Sydney. He then spent 6 years gaining experience in general, cardiothoracic and plastic surgery prior to entering the formal plastic surgery training scheme. As a student and surgical trainee, he was already involved in the development of groundbreaking techniques, and published landmark papers in leading surgical journals and gave lectures at international conferences.He completed a four-year traineeship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at many of Sydney's major teaching hospitals, and received a Fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (FRACS PLAS) from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in early 2008.Gavin‘s skills have taken him to Nepal, performing reconstructive surgery at a charity hospital, and to a Fellowship in Craniofacial and Maxillofacial Surgery at the world renowned Harborview Medical Centre and Seattle Children's Hospital. He continues to keep involved in the latest global developments by attending national and international plastic and cosmetic conferences. He is actively involved in teaching the coming generations of plastic surgeons, and has developed innovative courses instructing on the management of facial cosmetic surgery, trauma and reconstruction.

Registration Numbers and Professional Memberships

Professional Memberships Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) 367 446 Australian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS)www.surgeons.org03 9249 1900 American Society of Maxillofacial American Society of Plastic

Awards and Publications

“Developmental anomaly of the inferior vena cava” Australian + New Zealand Journal of Surgery, 73(5) p356-60, May 2003, Co-Author Dr G Brooke-Cowden

“Management of fractures of the edentulous mandible” Australian + New Zealand Journal of Surgery, May 2003 (Supp) Co-Author Dr ...

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