Dr Leo Kim
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - FRACS MS MBBS BCom
  • QUALIFICATIONSFRACS (Plast) - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Specialist Plastic Surgeon
  • MS (Plast) - Master of Surgery in Paediatric Burns Surgery, University of Sydney
  • MBBS (Hons) - Bachelor of Surgery, Bachelor of Medicine, University of Sydney
  • BCom - Bachelor of Commerce (Axiss Scholarship), University of New South Wales
  • APPOINTMENTSPostgraduate Fellow at the Children's Hospital, Westmead
  • Visiting Medical Officer at The Skin Hospital (Darlinghurst and Westmead)
  • Visiting Medical Officer at Castlecrag Private Hospital
  • AWARDSAustralasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons Essay Prize
  • John Loewenthal Society Medal
  • John Brooke Moore Surgery Scholarship
  • The Medical Staff Council Prize for Paediatrics
  • Hoc Mai Scholarship

Dr Leo Kim is a Specialist Plastic Surgeon, a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and is a former postgraduate fellow of the Children’s Hospital at Westmead, The Burns Unit. He holds privileges as an admitting surgeon at The Skin Hospital (Darlinghurst and Westmead) and Castlecrag Private Hospital, Hunters Hill Private Hospital and Chatswood Private Hospital.

Special interests include skin cancer reconstruction, Asian aesthetic surgery and general aesthetic surgery. Consultation rooms and operating privileges at Sydney CBD (Main), Westmead and Pymble.

International experiences include Preceptorship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at The Institute of Reconstructive Surgery in New York, exchange scholar to Cornell University at the New York Presbyterian Hospital and the Asan Medical Centre in Seoul, South Korea.

He has completed Masters of Surgery in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Sydney with the John Brooke Moore Surgery scholarship and was awarded the John Lowenthal Society Medal for his research in Paediatric Burns Surgery. He is a conjoint lecturer in University of New South Wales. He has published widely and presents regularly at teaching sessions, GP evenings/weekend workshops and conferences.

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