About Dr Amira Sanki

Plastic Surgery is a broad specialty that encompasses face, breast and body cosmetic surgery, reconstructive surgery, skin cancer, and maxillofacial surgery. Dr Sanki has experience and expertise in all of these areas.

Dr Sanki has a special interest in cosmetic plastic surgery of the breast and body, including tummy tuck, breast surgery (augmentation, reduction, lift, symmetrisation) body contouring after major weight loss including thigh lift, arm reduction and body lift.

A female perspective

Dr Amira Sanki is a fully qualified , elite female Plastic Surgeon. A female plastic surgeon offers the advantage of understanding by first hand experience the changes the female body and face go through, from adolescence to child birth and ageing. In addition, female plastic surgeons often better understand how women express the changes they seek in their appearance.

A good surgeon offers the highest standards in surgical training with the ability to listen to and understand their patients’ needs. Choosing a good surgeon is not just about seeing a doctor with the right qualifications, but also about feeling that you are being cared for by someone you like and trust.

Training

Dr Amira Sanki is a fully trained and qualified Australian Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon. Amira graduated from the University of New South Wales with honours in Medicine and Surgery. She undertook her internship at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital as well as intensive training in General and Plastic Surgery in Sydney for ten years. Upon receiving her Fellowship in Plastic Surgery from The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Amira commenced practice in Sydney.

Qualifications

Dr Sanki has trained to the highest standards attainable. She is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons specialising in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (FRACS Plast). FRACS is the standard qualification required in Australia to perform surgery in private and public hospitals, and is the only plastic surgery qualification recognised by the Australian Medical Council. Dr Sanki is also a member of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), which is the peak Plastic Surgery body in Australia.

Medical research

Dr Sanki was awarded a Doctorate in Philosophy at the University of Sydney where her research has helped advance the treatment of melanoma. She has published numerous articles in prestigious international medical journals and has presented this research at Australian and international conferences. She received numerous awards during her training, and with a strong commitment to both the practical and academic aspects of surgery, Amira regularly teaches plastic surgery trainees preparing to sit their Fellowship exam.

To learn more about Dr. Amira Sanki or to book a consultation, phone Silkwood Medical on: (02) 9387 3900