Dr Mark Hanikeri


Mark completed his medical training at the University of Western Australia (UWA) in 1993, graduating with degrees of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery.

After a further 10 years of post graduate training in Australia and Scotland – including 5 years of comprehensive specialist training through Royal Perth Hospital, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Princess Margaret Hospital, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Royal Brisbane Hospital and Royal Children’s Hospital, Mark became a Specialist Plastic Surgeon in 2004 when he was awarded a Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

He undertook post-fellowship training in London as a Craniofacial and Cosmetic Surgery fellow at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital and the Royal Marsden Hospital. This was followed by further experience in paediatric craniofacial, head and neck, and cosmetic breast and facial surgery in London and Birmingham.

In 2005, he returned to Perth to work in private practice.

Mark is a founding member of the Western Australian Plastic Surgery Centre.

He is also a Visiting Medical Officer for the WA Country Health Service at Albany Health Campus, servicing the Great Southern region of Western Australia. This encompasses Albany, Mount Barker, Denmark, Bremer Bay and Esperance.

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Consulting Locations

  • Great Southern Specialist Centre, Albany
  • St John of God Hospital, Subiaco
  • St John of God Wexford Medical Centre, Murdoch

Operating Locations

  • Albany Day Hospital, Albany
  • Albany Health Campus, Albany
  • Bethesda Hospital, Claremont
  • St John of God Hospital, Subiaco
  • West Leederville Private Hospital, West Leederville

Registration Details

  • Registration Number – MED0001535106
  • Registration Type – Specialist
  • Specialty – Surgery
  • Specialty Fields – Plastic Surgery

Professional Memberships

  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS)
  • Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
  • Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS)
  • Australian Medical Association (AMA)
  • Western Australian Hand Surgery Society
  • Western Australian Kirkbride Melanoma Advisory Service (WAKMAS) – Clinical Director
  • Western Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ISAPS)

Other professional activities

  • Clinical Director of the WA Kirkbride Melanoma Advisory Service (WAKMAS)
  • Published in the Cleft Palate Craniofacial Journal and the British Journal of Plastic Surgery and has presented papers at international Plastic Surgery meetings.
  • Surgical mentor for medical students at the University of Western Australia.
  • Actively involved in training other medical professionals, ranging from both undergraduate and postgraduate students through to General Practitioners and trainee surgeons.

Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery

  • Breast surgery: areola reduction, breast augmentation, breast lift (mastopexy), breast reduction, breast reconstruction, breast revision (implant removal +/- replacement), MtF transgender breast augmentation.
  • Body surgery: abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) or belt lipectomy [for females for cosmetic reasons or massive weight loss; for males for massive weight loss only – not cosmetic reasons], brachioplasty (arm lift/reduction), labiaplasty, lipofilling/body fat transfer (for breast reconstruction only), liposuction/liposculpting, thigh lift/reduction.
  • Facial surgery: blepharoplasty (eyelid), brow lift (including endoscopic and open brow lift), otoplasty (prominent ear correction).
  • Skin surgery: scar revision.
  • Non-surgical: dermal fillers, wrinkle relaxers.

Reconstructive Surgery

  • Breast surgery: breast reconstruction.
  • Hand and wrist surgery: carpal tunnel, digit re-plantation, Dupuytren’s disease, elective and emergency/trauma hand surgery, nail bed deformities.
  • Skin surgery: melanoma, skin cancer, skin lesions.
  • Other surgery: paediatric plastic surgery, reconstructive microsurgery, sentinel lymph node biopsy.

Special interests

  • Facial and breast aesthetic surgery after weight loss and pregnancy.
  • Sentinel lymph node biopsy for melanoma.

SubSpecialty interests

  • Breast Surgery
  • Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Melanoma and Skin Cancer
  • Microsurgery
  • Paediatric Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Trauma and Emergency