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Dr Alaina Taylor

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Dr Alaina Taylor

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

Plastic surgery is the discipline of restorative surgery, and should aim to achieve superior, sophisticated results that restore and enhance optimal form and function.

Dr Alaina Taylor is a female Specialist Plastic Surgeon and a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) practising in Sydney, New South Wales.

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 Australasian College of Surgeons. This included 3 years of General Surgery throughout Sydney and rural NSW and 5 years of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr Taylor is qualified in all areas of Plastic Surgery and specialises in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery for the breast, body and face as well as skin cancer 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 and operating in North Sydney, and Westmead.

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.