Dr Kristen Johansen (MBBS ABAARM FAAMFM Cert. EM Fellow CPCA) is a well-regarded Cosmetic Physician with a loyal patient following in Melbourne. She is known for her passion in Natural Aesthetics, using a gentle and artistic approach to all treatments.
Dr Kristen completed her medical degree at Monash University, prior to embarking upon accredited specialty training in critical care and emergency medicine. She was spotted by a hospital plastic surgeon for her meticulous approach to procedures, and commenced training in cosmetic surgery, prior to transitioning to a full time non-surgical cosmetic medicine practice.
She has worked internationally with the most recognisable doctors in her field, resulting in a global partnership to publish an article regarding safe dermal filler injection in the Journal of Plastic Surgery. Dr Kristen has been granted the highest level of recognition for cosmetic medicine, and was one of the first doctors to undergo college examination to attain a Fellowship with the Cosmetic Physicians College of Australia. She also has completed the internationally acclaimed Fellowship of the American Academy of Anti-Aging medicine and is a Board Certified Anti-Aging Physician (USA). Further to this, Kristen holds post-graduate certificates in Primary Care Dermatology, Skin Cancer Surgery and Skin Cancer Medicine.
Her most beloved procedures are mini-lip enhancements to preserve and highlight existing lip anatomy, using dermal fillers to replace lost volume and provide lift, and customised treatment with anti-wrinkle injections to provide a natural appearance. She takes a special interest in prescription of cosmeceuticals to ensure patients attain the best results from their home care following cosmetic procedures. Dr Kristen’s patients remark upon her exceptional communication, personalised approach and her ability to achieve a very natural appearing result.