Communication | Experience | Knowledge
About Associate Professor Mark Magnusson
– Toowoomba & Gold Coast Plastic Surgeon
Undertaking cosmetic surgery (also known as aesthetic plastic surgery) is an intensely personal and private decision that can very positive effects. Success comes from helping individual patients clarify their goals and then creating a bespoke plan to achieve them. With a combination of communication, experience and knowledge, A/Prof Mark Magnusson has helped many patients across Brisbane, Toowoomba and Gold Coast.
Experience as a plastic surgeon
A/Prof Magnusson has been a fully qualified Specialist Plastic Surgeon in Toowoomba since 2000 and now on the Gold Coast since 2016. He is recognised in Australia and internationally for his contributions to plastic surgery education and research. He is a past president of the Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons and has a practice specialising in surgery of the breast and body.
A combination of training, experience, quality and caring provides the best environment to make very personal and important decisions about your care.
Dr Mark Magnusson
Dr Magnusson – Accolades
Past President Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
Editorial board of the prestigious Aesthetic Surgery Journal
Chairman of Education for ASAPS 2013-2016
Anatomy tutor: Melbourne Advanced Facial Anatomy Course (MAFAC)
Key opinion leader for industry on breast implant surgery and the management of facial ageing
Over two decades of cosmetic surgical experience
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Feeling comfortable in one’s body is an important part of overall confidence and happiness. It’s also a very individual thing – what might be ideal for one person could be the opposite of someone else’s desires.
A/Prof Magnusson is a Specialist Plastic Surgeon committed to pursuing excellence in patient results and care. We all start with unique bodies. The best outcomes occur when there is a clear understanding of individuals goals and a thorough understanding of the treatment to achieve them, so that the best procedure or combination is considered.
A Specialist Plastic Surgeon is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) and registered with Australian Health Practitioners Regulatory Agency (AHPRA) as a Specialist in Plastic Surgery. A/Prof Magnusson is a member and past president of the Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) is a Plastic Surgeon with a practice in aesthetic or cosmetic surgery. Becoming a Specialist Plastic Surgeon takes 6-7 years at university and then another 10-12 years more training to become a Specialist Plastic Surgeon. Maintaining this knowledge is a life commitment. A/Prof Magnusson has an academic attachment to Griffith University for ongoing research and teaching.
His research and teaching commitments relate especially to breast implant surgery (collaborative research into BIA-ALCL, breast implant safety, achieving reliable outcomes and breast implant illness or BLL), body contouring and the anatomy of facial ageing as it applies to face lift surgery (instructor on the Melbourne Advanced Facial Anatomy Course or MAFAC) and nonsurgical rejuvenation (instructor on the ASAPs Anatomical Dissection and Cosmetic Procedures Workshop).
Request a consultation with Dr Magnusson in Toowoomba or the Gold Coast
If you are interested in learning more about a specific plastic surgery procedure, you can request a consultation with A/Prof Magnusson at either his Toowoomba or Gold Coast clinics by contacting reception. He will be able to answer your queries during your appointment and determine whether you are a suitable candidate for plastic surgery.