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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.

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 [...]

13 October

How Do I Recover?

October 13th, 2016|

Each procedure requires specific post-operative care and I’ll provide you with all the information pertinent to your procedure/s during your consultations.However, there are some general tips you can follow that can help you get through the early post-op days as comfortably as possible, such as: Don’t expect to look fantastic right away – Anticipating some [...]

13 October

Safari Rejuvenation

October 13th, 2016|

While you’re in South Africa, it would be a crime to spend all your time holed up indoors, once you’re strong enough to get out and about after surgery. So, I recommend that you make the most of your stay here and explore our beautiful country. Recover Surrounded by Nature Few experiences in life can [...]

4 October

While taking advantage of high-quality anti-ageing procedures at fraction of London prices…

October 4th, 2016||

There are three surgeons in practice; make sure you see Dr Nerina Wilkinson, Cape Town's queen of Botox and fillers. She specialises in precision Botox - it's a more concentrated mix, so it doesn't spread across the face...

15 November

If you know you have PIP implants – what should you do?

November 15th, 2012|

It is extremely important to confirm with your surgeon if they used PIP implants during your augmentation. They are the best person to give you advice. You will need to consult your plastic surgeon and undergo special investigations to confirm if the implant is still intact. Luckily in SA – very few surgeons actually used [...]

15 November

So how safe are my breast implants?

November 15th, 2012|

Breast augmentation remains one of the most common surgical procedures performed today and for my patients and myself probably one of the most rewarding. The recent health care scare involving PIP implants has therefore been disturbing and has highlighted again the subject of exactly “how safe are breast implants actually?”Late last year concerns about breast [...]

15 November

What if my implants ruptures?

November 15th, 2012|

In the past rupture (where there may be a hole in the shell of the implant) was a common problem seen by many plastic surgeons. However modern implants are much less likely to do this as the quality of the outer shell of the implants has improved and the inner gel is more cohesive (ie [...]