Appearance Medicine | Plastic Surgery with Ormiston

Appearance Medicine or Plastic Surgery

At Ormiston Hospital we are growing our plastic surgery service, now offering some of the most advanced cosmetic and reconstructive surgery treatments supported by our world-class facility and a team that delivers outstanding patient care. The country’s leading plastic and cosmetic surgeons work out of Ormiston Specialist Centre. The skilled and experienced team have been working on patients in a range of different types of procedures.

Our team is dedicated to helping people achieve their goals, working with patients before, during and after surgery. With plastic surgeons skilled in all aspects of aesthetic surgery, hand surgery, skin cancer and reconstructive surgery, at Ormiston Hospital we will endeavour to meet your specific needs. Not only can it enhance a person’s visual appearance it has also transformed lives. Appearance medicine is more than just a “nip tuck” we acknowledge that it can enhance overall wellness.

What do we offer? 

We offer a comprehensive range of appearance medicine treatments from tummy tucks, weight loss surgery, to breast implants. We are able to offer our patients the very best experience when it comes to their personal image. When you choose Ormiston Hospital for your procedure you choose an award-wining modern hospital offering the very best surgical procedures in a safe and comforting environment. Our patients choose us for the peace of mind in knowing that their procedure is being done by a New Zealand Surgeon in a highly safe environment.

Depending on what you need, some procedures can be performed easily in under an hour. While there are more complicated surgeries like hand surgeries that can require a longer surgery and recovery time. If you are considering plastic surgery, or know you require plastic surgery, all you need to do is book a consultation to learn more about what is involved.

Ormiston Specialist Centre and Ormiston Hospital offer a luxury private healthcare experience for anyone looking at plastic surgery. When you book a consultation with Ormiston you are getting the best, and you expect the best when it comes to your health.

Breast Surgery:

  • Breast Asymmetry
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Lift
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Augmentation


  • Body Contouring
  • Liposuction
  • Abdominoplasty (Tummy tuck)
  • Apronectomy

Post-weight loss Procedures: 

  • Arm Lift (Brachioplasty)
  • Breast Lift (Mastopexy)
  • Thigh Lift
  • Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty/Apronectomy)
  • Total Body Lift (combination of the above in one procedure)


  • Neck Lift
  • Otoplasty
  • Browlift Surgery
  • Facial Trauma
  • Chin Profile Alteration
  • Microtia & Ear Anomalies
  • Rhinoplasty (Nose Surgery)
  • Blepharoplasty (Eyelid Surgery)
  • Lateral Temporal Lift
  • Endoscopic Brow Lift
  • Facelift

There are many other types of surgeries that we offer, it is best to get in touch with us to learn more about what is possible for your appearance goals. Please note that we also provide surgical reconstructive surgery that is separate from our appearance medicine service.

What cosmetic surgery is covered by health insurance?

If you have health insurance you may be entitled to partial or full funding of your procedure. Please check with your insurer, here is a list of procedures available below:

  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Labiaplasty
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Dupuytren’s Contracture
  • Ganglions
  • De Quervains
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Ptosis Correction
  • Weight Loss Surgery



Appearance Medicine or Plastic Surgery