Dr Rachel Gronke MBBS (Adelaide) graduated in 1984, and worked in general practice for over 20 years. In 1994, Dr Gronke commenced working in cosmetic medicine, primarily performing sclerotherapy (which has remained a prominent part of her practice) in addition to her GP work.
She puchased Laser Skin and Vein Clinic in 2007, a well established cosmetic medical practice in North Adelaide, where she performed a range of treatments including sclerotherapy, anti-wrinkle & dermal filler injections, laser hair and tattoo removal, laser for vascular and pigmented lesions, laser rejuvenation,and skin needling.
Dr Gronke attends numerous national and international conferences and training workshops as she passionately believes in maintaining a broad-based, up to date knowlege of an industry which is evolving so rapidly and where the learning never ceases. Having recently sold the clinic, she plans to dedicate more time to clinical practice and working with the college and attending conferences. She holds a Diploma in Cosmetic Medicine from ASCM, is a Fellow of ACAM, a full member of CPSA, a member of Australasian College of Phlebology, the ANZ Society of Phlebology, ASLMS, and the AMA.
Dr Jasbir Singh Narulla was born and completed pre tertiary studies in Singapore. He was awarded Colombo Plan Scholarship to study medicine in Australia and qualified MBBS in 1980 having got his B. Med Sc. in 1977. He has worked in hospitals in Tasmania, South Australia and NSW and initiated medical practices on Adelaide and Tasmania. In 1999 Dr Jasbir Singh Narulla began work in aesthetic medicine and gave up general practice. He was one of two doctors to first use Pulse Light in Tasmania. He has represented Tasmania on the executive of CPSA.
He has spent over 10 years mentoring doctors and medical students.
Dr Sharron Phillipson Past President & Censor-in-Chief
Dr Sharron Phillipson is a General Practitioner with a special interest in non-surgical cosmetic medicine since the early 1990's. A graduate of University of Newcastle, she attained the FRACGP in 1993 and commenced the Elizabeth Medical centre in North Sydney which expanded to include The Elizabeth Laser and Cosmetic Medicine Centre in 1997. She founded the North Sydney Medical Practice and Skin Cancer Clinic in 2004. The surgery is recognised by the Sydney Institute General Practice Education and Training and regularly takes trainee general practitioners. Dr Phillipson attained the Diploma of Practical Dermatology (University of Wales) in 1998. She is a member of the International Society of Cosmetic Laser Surgeons and completed the American Board of Laser Surgery by examination in 2000.
Dr Phillipson is the founding president of the Australasian Society of Cosmetic Medicine and convenes an annual Laser and Cosmetic Conference since 2000. She has been the chairman of the Laser Sub Committee of the Cosmetic Surgery Credentialling Council in New South Wales representing The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.
She is a hearing member for the New South Wales Medical Board, is medical consultant to a variety of general public groups and speaks at medical and lay meetings on cosmetic procedures and is a medical adviser for Mothers Incorporated.
She is a Fellow and Diplomate in Aesthetic Medicine ,ACAM and ASCM, Board Certified and Diplomate in Aesthetic Medicine, American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine (AAAM) and a Fellow in General Practice , FRACGP.
She is a Medical Director/ Owner of Medlife Medical Practice in NSW and enjoys working as a General Practitioner and Cosmetic Physician. She is also a MiC (Medical Student) Supervisor of University of Western Sydney (UWS), School of Medicine.
She has Masters in Hospital Administration (MHA) and had completed Post-Graduate Diploma in Practical Dermatology (DPD) at Cardiff University, Wales, UK.
She and her family are dedicated to support missions, especially Medlife Missions Australia, a mission project of Medlife Medical Practice.
Dr Eddie Roos graduated from medicine in 1988. He worked in South Africa for 10 years before moving to Australia in 1998. He since, has worked in Queensland and has moved to Toowoomba in 2004.
He is the founder of Cosmetic Elegance Clinic in Toowoomba and has been doing Cosmetic work since 2001 when he bought a beauty salon and was doing sessions in Toowoomba and Brisbane. He has got a keen interest in laser work and light based therapies.
Quality of service and keeping up to date with the latest in cosmetic medicine is the most important priority for Dr Roos and his staff at Cosmetic Elegance Clinic.
Enhancing the natural beauty of clients using non-surgical procedures is his mission. Working in Rural Queensland has exposed him to the effects of Skin Cancer and he has got a keen interest in skin cancer surgery and doing it in a way to preserve the patient's cosmetic appearance.
Dr Roos has obtained a Batchelor of Medical Science degree, in 1984 and MBChB Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery in 1988.
He holds the following membership and fellowships:
Member of the Australasian Society of Cosmetic Medicine. (ASCM)
Member Cosmetic Physicians Society of Australasia. (CPSA)
Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP)
Fellow of the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (FACRRM)
Fellow of the Australian institute of Company Directors. (FAICD)
Doctor Larissa Miller has been practicing since 2002. Her areas of specialty include dermatology, cosmetic medicine, hair loss treatments. She holds the position of Head of Aesthetic Medicine Institute . She is a trainer for numerous organisations, including cosmetic medicine, Medical Board (AMC) and College examinations. Member of several Colleges (Australasian College of Aesthetic Medicine (ACAM), Cosmetic Physicians College of Australasia and RACGP). Despite extensive trainings, including Harvard Medical School, Royal Australian College of Surgeons and many others, she is a firm believer in “never stop learning”. She has always had a keen interest in skin care and skin therapeutics, and comprehensive “whole body” approach to skin problems for best outcome of her patients. Dr Miller has published in Australia and Internationally and extensively involved in research. Her current research interest is ageing. She has lectured both in Australia and overseas.
Dr Miller is a keen artist, graduated from Art school.
Hospital experience at RBWH & TPCH, including appointment as Neurosurgical Registrar & Relieving Surgical Registrar
30 years experience in General Practice with Special Interest in Skin, Solar Damage, Skin Cancer Management including cryotherapy, surgical excision with simple repair or flaps & grafts as indicated & Aesthetic Medicine practice since 2008
Redcliffe & Districts LMA Vice President then President for 2 years in 1990’s
AMA Queensland Branch Councillor from 2008 to 2015, including 2011/2012 Honorary Treasurer & Director of Board of AMAQ
Councillor on Queensland Council of General Practice 2009 to 2015
Committee Member of Medicolegal and Ethics committee 2010 to 2015
Committee Member AMAQ Business and Development committee 2011/2012
Represented General Practice as Delegate AMA National Conference 2009, 2010, 2012
Publication “Storm in a Water Bottle” About You Magazine 12/2010
Non Medical Interests - property developments Australia & Vanuatu & part owner of a resort in Vanuatu
Dr Peter Ryan qualified MBBCH from University of Wales College of Medicine in 1987.
Dr Ryan worked in South Wales ad Devon till he was a Principle in General Practice in Salcombe Devon. At that time he held a sessional post as staff Grade in Cardiology in Plymouth.
During his time in Devon, he was elected representative for South and west Devon Local Medical committee, and subsequently became, a Non executive board member for South and West Devon primary health care trust, and sat as a member of the prescribing forum for the trust. With the trust he was involved in developing the first rapid access chest pain assessment clinic in the UK.
In 2001 he moved to Australia and worked in General practice. He was a Conjoint Lecturer in Medicine for Newcastle University.
In this time his developed an interest in Cosmetic injectable therapy and developed skills in this and use of lasers, in General Practice and one of the largest Cosmetic practices in Sydney
In 2016 he opened Cronulla Cosmetic Medicine and Skin perfection, so works solely as a Cosmetic Physician.