B.Med. Sci (Hons)   MBBS (Hons)   FRACS (Plastic Surgery)


Dr Alaina Taylor is a fully qualified female Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgeon and a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons based in Sydney.

Born and raised in Sydney, Dr Taylor attended Abbotsleigh Girls School and completed her medical degree (MBBS Honours) at the University of Sydney. After completing her internship and residency at Concord Repatriation General Hospital, she embarked on 8 years of advanced surgical training with the Royal Australian College of Surgeons. This included 3 years of General Surgery throughout Sydney and rural NSW and 5 years of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. She is qualified in all areas of Plastic Surgery and has a special interest in reconstructive and cosmetic breast surgery, skin cancer surgery, facial surgery and non-surgical facial rejuvenation. In 2019, Dr Taylor visited the Leon Bérard Cancer Centre in Lyon, France, to learn advanced fat grafting and breast reconstruction techniques with Dr Emmanuel Delay, the President of the French Society for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery and a world pioneer in fat grafting. She is one of the very few female Plastic Surgeon’s in Sydney offering the full range of breast reconstruction techniques.

Dr Taylor worked as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Westmead Public Hospital for 2.5 years where she performed complex cancer and trauma reconstruction for the breast, head and neck, upper and lower limb, in addition to skin cancer surgery, maxillofacial surgery and hand surgery. Dr Taylor now works exclusively in private practice, consulting in Potts Point and Westmead. She operates at multiple private hospitals across Sydney.

Dr Taylor has a genuine and approachable manner that puts patients immediately at ease. Dr Taylor is caring, compassionate and always has the patient’s best interests at heart. These attributes, along with her expertise and sound judgement, guarantee that she will always provide safe and sensible advice and deliver the best surgical outcomes.