The Cardiff Clinic brings together a group of experienced specialists in all areas of non-invasive cosmetic treatments, dermatology and plastic surgery. The Cardiff Clinic is the most exclusive clinic of this type in the city, bridging the gap between cosmetic surgery, non-surgical cosmetics and skin therapies. With a combined experience of over 35 years expertise all under one roof you are assured of receiving a tailored treatment plan to suit your needs.
So, now that we have an amazing box with different “tools”, it is essential to be a good “artisan”. But, most important of all, we must deliver the most natural result. Our task is to restore and to help people who want to age gracefully and not to transform them completely so that they become completely unrecognisable.
Our primary focus here at The Cardiff Clinic is to to offer you the safest, most advanced and effective treatments suitable to your requirements. Which is why when you make an appointment for a consultation you will be guided by our highly experienced staff through what options and treatments are best suited for your individual treatment regime.
This may range from skin care prescription to surgical intervention. You can rest assure that we have a common concept we all aim for one thing – safely achieving the best possible results for you. You will be offered an appointment that works with your diary and can as convenient as possible, helping to fit your treatment in with your lifestyle. We have late night and Saturday clinics making us a convenient choice.
Our primary focus here is to ensure you have the best aftercare advice and support and you feel comfortable knowing you have had the best treatment available. We have an aftercare policy that our staff all follow to ensure once you leave the clinic you have the support you need.
There will always be a member of staff during clinic opening hours to answer any questions and to offer reassurance after your treatment. You will receive a follow up call within 48 hours of your treatment by our aftercare practitioner.
Meet Some of Our Team
Cosmetic Expertise: Mr Richard Karoo
Richard’s areas of interest include surgical facial rejuvenation (Facelift, Blepheroplasty, Endoscopic Browlift, Rhinoplasty) & non-surgical facial procedures. His expertise also includes cosmetic breast surgery – Breast Augmentation, (breast enlargement), Breast Uplift, Breast Reduction – liposuction, abdominal and body contouring procedures.
In Mr Richard Karoo’s NHS Practice he is the Clinical Lead for Plastic Reconstructive Head and Neck Surgery at the Welsh Centre for Burns and Plastic Surgery. In addition to his aesthetic practice he performs a wide range of reconstructive microsurgical plastic surgery operations and is involved with the Cardiff Skin Cancer treatment team.
Having trained extensively in the United Kingdom and Australia, Richard’s core specialist registrar training was based in Leeds. He secured the International Microsurgical Fellowship at The Royal Adelaide Hospital, Australia, then the Reconstructive Breast Surgery fellowship at St Andrew’s Centre for Plastic Surgery in Chelmsford. To complement his experience Richard completed his Cosmetic Surgery & Aesthetic Fellowship at the world renowned London Clinic, Harley Street, London.
This prestigious appointment equipped Mr Karoo with the surgical skills and know how to confidently deal with those patients seeking the highest quality of care for their cosmetic surgery procedure.
Clinic Director: Hayley Redway
Hayley’s bright & dynamic personality as well as wealth of ideas has inspired us all! Her background in healthcare and beauty make her the perfect director of the clinic activities and direction. As Mr Karoo’s private practice manager this step in helping to provide a holistic approach to the aesthetic needs of each individual, in a exclusive relaxing enviroment was something Hayley felt passionately about and has a wealth of knowledge in the cross over of surgical and non-surgical procedures.
Cosmetic Nurse Specialist: Lesley Dean
Lesley is a registered nurse with over 20 years’ experience in a wide range of environments including hospitals, communities, doctor surgeries and clinics.
She has been an independent nurse prescriber (NIP) for three years and is a regional lead for the British Association of Cosmetic Nurses (BACN).
With over 10 years in medical aesthetics and holistic massage. Lesley has a passion for helping people look and feel better about themselves, whilst improving their overall health and wellness. She is committed to a non-rushed, caring, professional and confidential service, offering treatments that are results-driven. She fully advocates the natural look in aesthetics and aims to restore people’s confidence through a wide range of treatments.
Beauty Therapist & Treatment Specialist: Lisa Thomas
Lisa is our in house beauty and treatment specialist. Lisa was awarded her NVQ level 3 by the Cardiff & Vale College specialising in beauty and spa treatments. The experience Lisa has gained is invaluable with extensive product knowledge of the Jan Marini range, Heliocare and advanced radio frequency wave procedures. Lisa is always to hand to help advise on the perfect spa or beauty treatment for you.
Private Secretary & Clinic Business Administrator: Zoey Riella
Zoey is fundamental in the smooth running of the clinic and practice as a whole.With experience in private healthcare, insurance and administration.
Zoey has a wealth of knowledge and is on hand to answer all client questions and queries.
Reception & Business Administrator: Caitlin Heal
Caitlin helps organise The Cardiff Clinic appointments, general enquiries and private correspondence. Caitlin will be able to arrange treatment plans as well as communicate all the vital information one may need.
Medical Tattooing and semi-permenant make up specialist: Gemma Edwards
Gemma is our semi-permenant makeup specialist here at The Cardiff Clinic. Gemma has trained to the highest level in semi-permanent make-up and medical tattooing.
Semi-permanent make-up is a life style choice, from saving you time every day, making your holidays more enjoyable, to totally transforming your life.
The Cardiff Clinic use state of the art equipment and one of the best pigment ranges on the market to date, to ensure you get the safest treatment and finest results possible, this coupled with Gemma’s fine eye for detail and passion for customer satisfaction results in you receiving the best results possible