Dr.Tim’s Story so Far
Dr Tim Papadopoulos is a certified cosmetic and plastic surgeon, past president of the Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), a member of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS). Tim is also an International member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
In Australia and New Zealand, anyone who has completed a six year medical degree and has current medical registration is allowed to perform cosmetic surgery. Many consumers are unaware of their surgeon’s qualifications.
Dr Tim Papadopoulos, like most ASAPS members, has undertaken 8-12 years of specialist training beyond their basic medical degree to become a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) which is the only institution accredited to train surgeons in Australia and New Zealand. If you are considering cosmetic surgery, we urge you to check the qualifications of your surgeon.
Dr Tim Papadopoulos is active in the training of future plastic surgeons and is currently the supervisor of training at Nepean Hospital, a major teaching hospital in Sydney. He is also the founder and medical director of CosmeticCulture, a plastic surgery medical spa and laser centre, situated in Pyrmont, Lane Cove and Penrith.
Dr Tim Papadopoulos clinical practice focuses on cosmetic surgery of the face, breast and body, and the surgical repair of deformities resulting from cancer and trauma. He combines state-of-the-art techniques with sensitivity and the highest level of patient care. He has published extensively in medical journals and has presented his work both nationally and internationally. He keeps up-to-date with the latest techniques by attending conferences and visiting surgeons at leading hospitals in Europe, USA, and South America.