OUR DOCTORS

MEET OUR EXPERIENCED “GO-TO” EXPERTS

DR. PAUL PIENAAR

Dr. Paul Pienaar is a registered Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon with the Association of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons of South Africa (APRASSA).

In his successful practice, Dr Pienaar primarily focus on Cosmetic Surgery procedures like breast surgery, liposuction, abdominoplasty, otoplasty, facelifts and many more. From his consulting rooms at the Centurion Cosmetic Clinic, he performs his surgical procedures in the state of the art theatres of the Centurion Day Hospital that is located on the same premises.

Highlights of Dr. Paul Pienaar’s earlier reconstructive and plastic surgery carreer: As Senior House Officer for Plastic Surgery at the Mount Vernon Hospital in London, he gained international exposure. He also served as Registrar for the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Pretoria before qualifying as Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon (MMed Plast) in 2005.

Dr. Paul Pienaar has immense passion for and experience in the field of Vascular Malformation Surgery and he has been treating hemangiomas and vascular malformations since1988. He also performs the Vascular Malformation Surgery at the Centurion Day Hospital.

Dr. Pienaar is known for his professional friendly bedside manner. He offers patients extensive pre-operative guidance where the patient’s needs and expectations will be discussed in detail. He is remarkably attentive to any complaints or concerns the patients may have, offering the best solution for each patient’s unique needs and circumstances. After obtaining the patient’s medical and surgical history, an in-depth study is performed where Dr. Pienaar identifies any risk factors that may be involved. A physical examination is then conducted to ensure that the patient will be able to undergo surgery safely.

Dr. Pienaar believes in an honest and objective approach and will discuss all opinions with the patient and answer any questions or concerns they may have. He feels it is also necessary to discuss postoperative care and possible complications, ensuring that the patient is at ease and ready for their surgical journey.

Dr. Pienaar also have rooms at the Life Brooklyn Surgical Centre in Pretoria.

DR. LIANA VOLKWYN

Dr. Liana Volkwyn is a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon registered with the Association of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons of South Africa (APRASSA).

She has been in practice since 2015 and her main focus is on Cosmetic Surgery procedures (body and facial), facial soft tissue reconstruction, and Rhinoplasty (nose surgery). Dr. Liana practices at the Centurion Cosmetic Clinic and performs her surgery in the state of the art theatres of the Centurion Day Hospital.

Dr. Volkwyn completed her studies and training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Pretoria. She also spent a year managing a 15 bed Burn Unit at the Kalafong Academic Hospital, prior to moving into the private practice sector. She then joined the Rhinoplasty Society of Europe in 2016, as she had always displayed a keen interest in functional and aesthetic Rhinoplasty.

Dr. Volkwyn is well known for her compassionate and friendly bedside manner. She has a professional, warm and approachable practice.

She spends considerable time with each patient, to determine their goals and expectations and need a lot of information before making decisions. Educating patients regarding different options available, expected outcomes and the risks involved are very important when planning a cosmetic surgical journey where patient safety is the number one priority. It is her belief that teamwork between the surgeon and patient will lead to happy outcomes.

Dr. Volkwyn also have rooms at Life Brooklyn Surgical Centre in Pretoria