The Cosmetic Surgery Cyprus Team
Dr Bugra – Senior Cosmetic Surgeon
Dr Bugra has been specialising in plastic surgery for over 25 years, he trained at Istanbul University and at Sisli Etfal Hospital in Istanbul.
He is a member of IPRAS (International Confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery) and the TRNC Plastic Surgery Society. He performs over 500 plastic surgery procedures each year and approximately 300 minor procedures and is the lead burns and reconstructive surgeon in Cyprus.
Dr Dervis – Specialist Facial Cosmetic Surgeon
Dr Dervis is our specialist facial cosmetic surgeon and was born in Nicosia in 1969. After finishing his general education at the Turkish Maarif College, he entered the Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University. After completing his medical education for 6 years, he received specialty training in plastic and reconstructive surgery at Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty.
Having completed his expertise in 1999, Op.Dr. Derviş Akbilen started to work as a plastic and reconstructive surgeon in the German Hospital in Istanbul the same year. Dr Dervis moved to Cyprus in 2004 and became a specialist in facial cosmetic surgery. He is a member of the Turkish Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Association and Aesthetic, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Association and continues with his professional development through his participation in international congresses twice per year.
Dr Ibrahim – Plastic Surgeon
Dr Ibrahim is a very experienced and well respected general plastic surgeon who has over 15 years experience and who specialises in the latest cosmetic surgery practices and techniques such as 4d vaser liposuction. He obtained his medical degree from Istanbul University in 2005 and has specialised in plastic surgery since that date. He has written numerous articles on modern plastic surgery techniques and regularly presents at medical conferences around the world. He is acknowledged by his peers as a leading surgeon in his chosen field of expertise.
Dr Mahmut – Specialist Plastic & ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) Surgeon
Dr Mahmut is our specialist rhinoplasty and ENT surgeon. He specialises in aesthetic and functional nasal surgery using the latest ultrasonic techniques. He graduated from the medical faculty at the University of Instanbul following which he completed four years specialist training at Sisli Etfal teaching and research hospital in Istanbul. He is the only cosmetic surgeon in Cyprus who performs open and closed ultrasonic rhinoplasty surgery. He is the acknowledged expert in performing revision rhinoplasties.
Dr.Dt. Dudu – Aesthetic Dentist
Dr.Dt. Dudu is our cosmetic dentist and aesthetic technician. She has a masters degree in dental aesthetics and a PhD in periodontology. She has over 15 years experience as a dentist and specialises in dental crowns and implants.
She is highly active in undertaking professional development and is a regular attendee of international conferences, training courses and she has also been invited as a guest speaker on several television programmes to share her expertise.
International Patient Co-ordinator – Gill Hodson
Gill has been working alongside Dr Bugra now for several years. Her previous experience in Programme Management and Customer Service makes her perfectly suited to the role of co-ordinator. She ensures that every step of a patient’s experience is meticulously planned and executed.
No question is either too ‘silly’ or too difficult – Gill will provide an answer and ensure that every patient is fully prepared for their surgery, and receives full support whilst in Cyprus and on their return home.
International Patient Co-ordinator – Lynsey Shaw
Before joining Cosmetic Surgery Cyprus, Lynsey graduated with a Master of Science in biological sciences and after graduation embarked upon a successful career in academia in the United Kingdom. Lynsey then moved into the field of medical tourism and was a Senior IVF Patient Coordinator before joining the Cosmetic Surgery Cyprus team.
Lynsey has extensive experience in working with people and excels in delivering a dedicated individual service to each and every patient, taking you through your initial enquiry and preparation to your surgery and beyond. She has a kind and happy personality and will patiently and thoroughly answer all of your questions with ease.
State of the Art Hospital Facilities
Kyrenia University hospital is renowned for its commitment to quality, excellence and continuous improvement. It is located close to the centre of Kyrenia on the edge of the Mediterranean Sea. The private en suite rooms have wonderful sea views and provide a perfect setting for your to relax and recuperate after your surgery.