Dr. John Kippen is dedicated to providing the highest possible standard of care to every cosmetic or reconstructive surgery patient in his care. Dr. Kippen is a qualified, Australian trained, Consultant Specialist in Cosmetic, Plastic, and Reconstructive Surgery. He has additional Australian and International Fellowships and a special interest in Facial, Eye, and Breast Surgery.
His professional memberships include:
Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) [Plastic])
Member of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Member of the Australian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS)
Member of the Australian Medical Association (AMA).
Dr. Kippen completed his medical degree in 1989 and then commenced training in General Surgery and Plastic Surgery. Dr. Kippen completed 2 postgraduate specialist surgical exams and then worked in association with a general practice that included an emergency department that focused on aviation and rescue medicine. He also spent additional time in Critical and Intensive Care. From this broad training base, Dr. Kippen continued surgical training at Royal North Shore Hospital and went on to complete advanced surgical training in Cosmetic, Plastic, and Reconstructive Surgery. He obtained a Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS[Plastics]). He also completed additional fellowship training in Cosmetic Surgery, Reconstructive Surgery, Micro Surgery, and Hand Surgery. Dr. Kippen then completed further training at a specialist plastic surgery unit in London. He obtained additional training in general plastic surgery and more specifically, all aspects of facial plastic surgery and breast surgery. Facial surgery included cosmetic, reconstructive, and re-animation surgery. Specific breast surgery training included cosmetic breast surgery and all techniques of breast reconstructive surgery. Dr. Kippen has appointments and admitting rights at Sydney Adventist and Delmar Private Hospitals. He performs day surgery at Pittwater Day Surgery in Mona Vale. He has previously held positions on various Medical Advisory Committees. Dr. Kippen is actively involved in teaching and mentoring younger plastic surgeons. With 15 years of surgical experience behind him, cosmetic and reconstructive facial plastic surgery, eye surgery, and breast surgery remain areas of special interest for Dr. Kippen. He is also actively involved in teaching a wide range of audiences, from medical students to other doctors.
- Address Suite 204, Level 2 20 Bungan Street Mona Vale NSW 2103, Australia
- Phone 1300 547 736
- E-mail [email protected]
- Website johnkippen.com.au