Scientific Team

Our TRUE multidisciplinary scientific team to ensure Aesthetics 2019 scientific leaning objectives are met and catered for ALL attendees

Dr Davin Lim

Dr Davin Lim is an Australian board certified and fellowship trained laser, procedural and aesthetic dermatologist. He is also a member of the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine.

After completing his medical residency in Brisbane, Dr Lim undertook his preliminary dermatology training in Sydney under Dr Rosen and Dr Hoare, a famous dermatologist from St John’s Hospital in the UK.

In 2001 he was the first Australian to be trained under the Irish Association of Dermatologist, and started his residency in Dublin and Drogheda, under the training of Dr Tony Egan, and Dr Gillian Murphy. Training in Ireland was invaluable as both the UK and US dermatology syllabus was taught. During this time Dr Lim published over 12 papers and was involved in several clinical research trials for photodamage, actinic keratosis and inflammatory skin diseases.

In 2003 he undertook further dermatology training in the United Kingdom under the British Association of Dermatologist. As a registrar won the Registrar’s Prize for Clinical training. He completed his training in Australia at both the Royal Brisbane and Princess Alexandra Hospitals. Throughout his residency training he focused his interests in cosmetic and laser dermatology. Upon completing his board exams, Dr Lim was awarded the American Academy of Dermatology travelling scholarship. His passion for learning has never ceased, as Dr Lim travelled extensively in Asian an the US to learn more on laser and aesthetic procedures, bring back his knowledge to Australia.

Dr Lim’s practice is dedicated to facial cosmetics and laser dermatology, using a combination of surgery, laser and energy based devices as well as muscle relaxants and fillers. He is considered a World expert on procedures such as tattoo removal, acne scar revision, as well as laser resurfacing. He has pioneered several cosmetic procedures including new delivery methods for TCA CROSS, the role of RF in preventing acne scarring, High Density Fraxel for the treatment of sun damage, modified subcision techniques combined with dermal HA filler and his ‘Hybrid” method of laser resurfacing. His techniques has evolved how current methods are taught to specialist.

Dr Niamh Corduff

Dr Niamh Corduff MB BS FRACS is the clinical director of the Cosmetic Revitalisation Clinic, Geelong and has been practicing as a Specialist Plastic Surgeon in private practice for 25 years.

She qualified from Charing Cross Medical School, the University of London, in 1984. She subsequently did her basic surgical training in the UK before emigrating to Australia in 1988. Niamh then completed her Plastic Surgery training in Australia in 1993 obtaining the FRACS. Since then she based her surgical practice in Geelong, Victoria with special interests in breast surgery and non surgical revitalisation.

Niamh is currently a member of the following organisations:
Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS) President 2008-2010
Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons Honorary membership

In 2004 Niamh became aware in her patients a need to provide non-surgical options for those who were seeking improvement in their facial appearance but did not want surgical intervention. She opened the Cosmetic Refinement Clinic, one of the first non-surgical clinics in Victoria and the first in Geelong. Her principle approach has always been a conservative one; not focusing on youthful features but helping her patients look healthy and well for their age. She applies her surgical anatomical knowledge to achieve natural looking outcomes.

Niamh enjoys educating others and is an international speaker at various educational forums, seminars and conferences for doctors and other health professionals presenting on cosmetic injectables. She writes academic papers and has contributed to surgical text books. In 2015 Niamh was appointed as a consultant to Merz. She lectures and trains internationally on their behalf.

Niamh also is a member of the Medical Advisory Board to Establishment Labs, the manufacturer of Motiva implants.

Dr Van Park

My vision is to create an intimate, discreet and professional environment that encourages people to be open about their needs and wants. Treatments are personalised to every client. Over the years, I have built strong relationships with all my clients and hope to be able to continue to provide them with as much care as they have given me. My love to teach and learn ensures that I continue to strive to be the best I can be, to keep my clients the best they can be, for as long as possible.

Dr Simone Doreian

Dr. Simone Doreian is a Specialist Cosmetic Physician (Fellow of the Cosmetic Physicians College of Australasia(FCPCA))

Her gentle, natural approach to aesthetic practice is guided by 15 years experience in the field as a consultant cosmetic physician, and her background in fine art and sculpture.

Dr Doreian’s aesthetic practice is grounded in a passion for excellence in medical practice, patient safety and a strong procedural background in anaesthetics and intensive care medicine.

Since 2004, Dr. Doreian has consulted at Erase Aesthetic Services, the first retail aesthetic provider in Melbourne Australia. The Dr. Simone Doreian Private Clinic was opened in Melbourne in 2019. Her consulting work includes a ‘no faults’ referral service from other aesthetic practitioners who may have experienced difficulty with patients.

Dr. Doreian is also a qualified specialist in women’s health and general practice. This brings a deep understanding of medicine to her clinical work. She is an examiner for the Royal College of General Practitioners, and is a member of the education panel of the Cosmetic Physicians College of Australasia.

She is a published academic and lecturer in aesthetic medicine and passionate about teaching in her fields of expertise. Her advanced injecting techniques are guided by the principles of surgical proportion and the harmony of natural beauty. As a popular international presenter she has educated aesthetic practitioners across Europe, Scandinavia, Asia, NZ and Australia.

Dr Doreian is frequently asked to draw on her wealth of experience to train fellow specialist colleagues in advanced aesthetic assessment and procedures.

Dr Joseph Hkeik

Dr Joseph Hkeik is an aesthetic physician who is highly regarded for his experience and approach in delivering natural looking results, drawing from his sense of artistic appreciation and commitment to patient care.

Dr Hkeik graduated from the faculty of medicine at the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MB.BS) in 1993. He is a Fellow of the medical faculty of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery (FFMACCS) and a Fellow of the College of General Practice (FRACGP), has a Diploma in Practical Dermatology from the University of Cardiff (UK) and is a Fellow of the Cosmetic Physicians College of Australasia (CPCA).

Dr Hkeik was elected Councillor of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery in 2008 and appointed as Assistant Dean during 2009, and then Dean of the Medical Faculty of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery in 2013.

Dr Hkeik’s professional achievements include speaking as an educator at numerous international conferences and his regular appearances on main stream media as an expert in the field of cosmetic medicine. He is regularly invited by the media to comment on trends, procedures, and breakthroughs in cosmetic medicine.

Dr Hkeik has an innate passion for the arts. His spare time is still spent sculpting the human form and has even had the opportunity to exhibit some of his creations. His passion for beauty is still continues via his studies in sculpting, drawing, ceramics, and painting.