With over 20 years experience and a recognised leader in the field of cosmetic plastic surgery, Dr. Steve Merten is an Australian trained Specialist Plastic Surgeon, trained under the esteemed Royal Australian College of Surgeons. Dr Merten specialises in reconstructive and cosmetic plastic surgery, with primary interest and expertise in all aspects of cosmetic plastic surgery including breast plastic surgery (Breast Enlargement, Breast Reduction and Breast Lift), Facial cosmetic plastic surgery (Facelift, Necklift, Browlift, Eyelid Rejuvenation and Nose surgery (rhinoplasty) and body contouring procedures such as Abdominoplasty and plastic surgery after massive weight loss (body lifts, arm and thigh reduction surgery). Dr Merten also has a special interest in “top” plastic surgery for gender dysphoria, to correct the chest contour for these patients.
For added comfort and faster recovery for his patients, Dr Merten does NOT USE DRAINS for breast reduction, breast augmentation or abdominoplasty surgeries.
Dr Merten has personally performed over a thousand breast reductions, breast augmentations, abdominoplasties and other common cosmetic plastic surgery procedures.
With academic appointments at Concord Hospital, a major teaching plastic surgery unit in Sydney, and Macquarie University, where he was Fellowship Director in Advanced Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery at Macquarie University Hospital, Dr Merten has personally trained over 30 younger plastic surgeons, both local and international, in advanced cosmetic and plastic surgery.
Dr Merten is available for consultation in his City CBD rooms at Level 6, 149 Macquarie Street, Sydney as well as his university rooms at Macquarie University Hospital, Suite 302, 2 Technology place, Macquarie University.