Our Team

Our Team

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Our Team

Avery Plastic Surgery is about the patient, from the start of our journey together to the end post operatively.

We hope to take care of all our patients, as we would like to be treated ourselves. With respect, dignity, care, and expertise. Our Practice is warm and inviting, and our team are available to answer any questions you may have, and to help you feel comfortable and informed through every step of our journey together.

Our team has over 35 years’ combined experience working with plastic surgery patients and their industry knowledge is reflected in the expert care they provide. Be confident that you have chosen an excellent surgical support crew.

Our team is compromised of:

The Avery Team
Dr Gary Avery – Specialist Plastic Surgeon

Dr Gary Avery – Specialist Plastic Surgeon

Dr Gary Avery is your Specialist Plastic Surgeon.  Dr Gary’s professional memberships include the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) and the Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS).

Dr Gary Avery graduated in Medicine from the University of Sydney in 2001. Following completion of his Specialist Plastic Surgical training, he undertook fellowships in Hand and Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer Surgery and Paediatric Plastic Surgery including Cleft Lip and Palate.

Dr Avery has operated as a Plastic Surgeon in the Hunter Region for the past five years. During this time his cosmetic surgery focus has included breast surgery, body surgery such as abdominoplasty, upper eyelid surgery and rhinoplasty.

Alex Miguel - Practice Manager

Alex Miguel - Practice Manager

Alex will oversee your journey. Alex has been working with Plastic Surgery patients in the Hunter for over eight years, and brings her previous experience working in 5 star hotels to the medical industry. Alex works with the rest of the team to ensure your journey is smooth and meets your expectations. Her personal goal is “with a heart of service, to bring joy to all”, and we can attest to this!
Melissa Stevens - Registered Nurse

Melissa Stevens - Registered Nurse

Melissa is passionate about caring for you throughout your journey. Mel has a wealth of clinical experience and she will guide you through the surgical path with care and compassion. Having brought up three children, Mel is not afraid of anything, so trust that you are in good hands with her!
Kim Budden - Administration

Kim Budden - Administration

Kim is part of our wonderful front desk team who answer your calls and will be the first point of contact for any questions you have. Kim is the bright light behind the desk (her other passion is making beautiful scented candles), with her calm nature and welcoming smile.
Emma Reid - Administration

Emma Reid - Administration

Emma is also part of our front desk team. Like Kim, Emma answers your calls and checks you in when you arrive at the Practice for your appointments. Emma also has a background in beauty therapy, so she can talk you through the Aspect Dr products we stock. Outside of work, Emma loves her dogs and dreams of becoming a puppy foster carer in the future. Ask her about their latest adventure!

My Avery Journey

My Avery Journey

Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
Australian Medical Association New South Wales Member
Member Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons
Australian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons

Contact

Dr Gary Avery
FRACS (Plast Surg) Plastic, Cosmetic, and Reconstructive Surgeon

Call 02 4002 4150
Fax 02 4002 4160
Suite1, Ground Floor
31-33 Watt Street, Newcastle 2300
PO Box 625 Newcastle 2300

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