Dr David Gillett Perth Plastic Surgeon

Dr David Gillett MBBS FRACS

 

About Dr David Gillett

 

David is a founding member of the Australian New Zealand Society of Craniomaxillofacial Surgeons. David’s Private Practice focus’s mainly on functional and cosmetic Rhinoplasty, Genioplasty, Functional and Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery, Facial Rejuvenation and Aesthetic Breast Surgery. David specialises in the investigation and surgical management of speech disorders particularly related to cleft palate. David also performs facial contour surgery in combination with an Orthodontist for cleft related malocclusions and other facial asymmetries/dysharmonies.

 

Mr Gillett is committed to the ethical practice of aesthetic plastic surgery. Prior to proceeding with any surgical or non-surgical intervention you will have the opportunity to meet with Mr Gillett to discuss your concerns and exactly what you hope to achieve from surgery. Mr Gillett will assess your suitability for surgery and explain to you exactly what can be achieved. In order to improve this communication between Mr Gillett and yourself we use 3 Dimensional Scanning Technology to simulate the desired result from surgery.

 

Professional Background

 

Dr David Gillett grew up and attended Medical School in Sydney. He commenced training in Paediatric Surgery at the Campberdown Children’s Hospital and Westmead Hospital in Sydney. David then transfened to train as a Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon in Sydney & Perth obtaining his FRACS in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery in 1991 . David completed a Fellowship in Orthognathic Surgery and Facial Aesthetic Surgery in Sydney followed by 2 years of post fellowship training in Cleft and Craniomaxillofacial Surgery at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada. ln 1994 David returned to Perth.

 

 

Since that time he has worked in the Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Department at Princess Margaret Hospital and in his Private Practice. David was the Head of Department of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery between 1995 and 2007. David has been the Chairman of the Craniomaxillofacial Unit since 1995 and Chairman of the Cleft Lip & Palate Unit since 2006. David is currently the Supervisor of Paediatric Plastic Surgical Training at Princess Margaret Hospital. David has been the President of the Australasian Cleft Lip & Palate Association since 2005 and was the President of the Asia Pacific Cleft Palate Craniofacial Congress between 2007 and 201 1 . David is a founding member of the Australian New Zealand Society of Craniomaxillofacial Surgeons. David’s Private Practice focus’s mainly on functional and cosmetic Rhinoplasty, Genioplasty, Functional and Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery, Facial Rejuvenation and Aesthetic Breast Surgery. David specialises in the investigation and surgical management of speech disorders particularly related to cleft palate. David also performs facial contour surgery in combination with an Orthodontist for cleft related malocclusions and other facial asymmetries/dysharmonies.

 

 

Since that time he has worked in the Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Department at Princess Margaret Hospital and in his Private Practice. David was the Head of Department of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery between 1995 and 2007. David has been the Chairman of the Craniomaxillofacial Unit since 1995 and Chairman of the Cleft Lip & Palate Unit since 2006. David is currently the Supervisor of Paediatric Plastic Surgical Training at Princess Margaret Hospital. David has been the President of the Australasian Cleft Lip & Palate Association since 2005 and was the President of the Asia Pacific Cleft Palate Craniofacial Congress between 2007 and 2011 .

 

Dr Gillett is a member of the following medical associations

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