Dr Nathan Stewart

MBBS MS (Surg) FRACS (Plast)

Nathan completed his medical training at the University of Western Australia (UWA) in 2001, graduating with degrees of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery.

While working as a junior doctor, he undertook further education in obtaining a Post Graduate Diploma in Surgical Anatomy at UWA in 2006.

In 2007, he moved to Sydney to complete the Masters of Surgery Program at the University of Sydney, studying the role of white blood cells in wound healing with the research teams at Westmead Hospital.

He returned to Perth in 2009 to commence his 5 years of comprehensive specialist training at Royal Perth Hospital, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital and Princess Margaret Hospital, and became a Specialist Plastic Surgeon in 2015, when he was awarded a Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons (FRACS) in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

He undertook post-fellowship training at St Andrews Centre for Plastic Surgery and Burns in the United Kingdom for a further year, before returning to Perth in 2016 to join the Western Australian Plastic Surgery Centre.

Nathan is also a Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at Royal Perth Hospital and Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.

Consulting Locations

  • St John Medical Joondalup (previously Apollo Health), Edgewater
  • St John of God Hospital, Bunbury
  • St John of God Hospital, Subiaco
  • St John of God Wexford Medical Centre, Murdoch

Operating Locations

  • St John of God Hospital, Subiaco
  • West Leederville Private Hospital, West Leederville

Professional Memberships

  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS)
  • Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
  • Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Australian Medical Association (AMA)
  • Western Australian Hand Surgery Society
  • Western Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons

Other professional activities

  • Actively involved in training other medical professionals, ranging from both undergraduate and postgraduate students through to General Practitioners and trainee surgeons.

Cosmetic Surgery

  • Breast surgery: breast augmentation, breast lift (mastopexy), breast reduction, breast revision (implant removal +/- replacement).
  • Body surgery: abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), belt lipectomy, brachioplasty (arm lift/reduction), gynaecomastia (male breast), liposculpting, liposuction, thigh lift/reduction.
  • Facial surgery: blepharoplasty (eyelid rejuvenation), brow lift, neck lift, otoplasty (prominent ear correction), rhinoplasty (nose surgery).
  • Skin surgery: scar revision.

Reconstructive Surgery

  • Facial surgery: facial fractures.
  • Hand and wrist surgery: carpal tunnel, digit re-plantation, Dupuytren’s disease, elective and emergency/trauma hand surgery, joint replacements, nail bed deformities, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, wrist arthroscopy.
  • Skin surgery: melanoma, skin cancer, skin lesions.
  • Other surgery: nerve transfer, paediatrics, peripheral nerve, reconstructive microsurgery.

Special interests

  • Hand and wrist joint replacements (including thumb CMC joint).

SubSpecialty interests

  • Breast Surgery
  • Burns
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Melanoma and Skin Cancer
  • Microsurgery
  • Paediatric Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Trauma and Emergency