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I aspire to provide high-quality care to all of my patients, by paying careful attention to their individual needs. As one of South Africa's few female plastic surgeons, it’s imperative for me to be empathetic and compassionate in each and every consultation. My unique and understanding approach induces not only comfort but, more importantly, inspires patients to be confident in her treatment. I always say, "I strive for natural looking results whilst enhancing a person’s appearance that ultimately can transform their whole outlook on life. Being part of this metamorphosis is the most important and pleasurable part of my work.

22 January

Preparing for your Surgery

January 22nd, 2017|

I would urge you to read through these recommendations when planning your surgery and travel arrangements. Should you have any specific queries please do not hesitate to contact me. PLANNING YOUR JOURNEY 1. Your Itinerary - take note of the following: You should plan to arrive in Cape Town at least 2 days prior to [...]

28 October

Keeping A-Breast

October 28th, 2016||

According to a new survey, requests for the breast lift surgery has sky-rocketed of late, even outpacing breast implants by two-to-one. DR Nerina Wilkinson discusses this procedure and its rising trend...

28 October

Scar Tissue

October 28th, 2016||

It's been well documented that out fatty tissue contains a rich supply of stem cells - and is widely used in the aesthetics field because of its anti-ageing effects. However, did you know that out fat derived stem cells may not only be the answer to curing many  diseases - but  for improving scars as [...]

28 October

Saving Face

October 28th, 2016||

From basic Botox to the classic facelift there are options for all in the ever expanding world of aesthetics. Dr Nerina Wilkinson outlines the most utilized and effective procedures available.

28 October

Fabulous Fat

October 28th, 2016||

Lipofillinf is the name of an innovative aesthetic procedure that uses our unwanted fatty bits to rejuvenate both face and body. Plastic surgeon, Dr Nerina Wilkinson reports...

28 October

Bigger breasts without knife

October 28th, 2016||

Is it possible to achieve a bountiful bosom without surgery? Dr Nerina Wilkinson explores four options for non-surgical breast augmentation.

27 October

Beauty Through Light

October 27th, 2016||

Can we achieve younger looking skin merely by the power of light? Thanks to the wonders of medical science, this is entirely possible through Light Therapy, Plastic Surgeon Dr Nerina Wilkinson reports...

20 October

Health Icons

October 20th, 2016||

Nerina Wilkinson is a plastic and reconstructive surgeon with a full-time private practice at holistic anti-aging Renaissance Body Science Institute in Cape Town. She is a lecturer ans trainer of Allergen Aesthetic Medical Academy and presents scientific papers at congresses.

20 October

The beauty memo

October 20th, 2016||

The blazing African sun is no match for Dr Wilinson's cutting skin-rejuvenation program. Although she's a cosmetic surgeon by trade, it's her spot-on judgement with injectable and laser treatments that is the talk of the town...

13 October

Where do I go – Post Surgery Accommodation

October 13th, 2016|

Immediately on being discharged from the hospital or clinic, you’ll need to be placed in an environment that is comfortable, with staff who are equipped to deal with all of your postoperative needs. Choosing the right accommodation for the days following your surgery is vital. You're far away from home and it’s normal for you [...]