We provide outstanding care for all of our patients with the utmost confidentiality. We are dedicated to assisting patients through their entire experience from the first consultation, through to post-operative care.
In addition to surgeon Dr. Paul Gerarchi, our highly qualified and experienced staff includes a Practice Manager, Skin Specialist and a Registered Nurse Injector.
Our accomplished and registered skin specialist and nurse perform most of our non-surgical procedures at The Face Institute. They will consult with you on the best treatment for you based on your individual skin type and of course your desired results.
We are a warm, caring and compassionate team who ensure every aspect of your journey with us is positive and that you feel comfortable and supported.
Wendy has been in the Aesthetic industry since 2000.
She brings with her an extensive background in business management through owning her own business to several high level senior managerial positions. Wendy is a talented facilitator of business process, people and technology.
Wendy’s entrepreneurial and leadership skills have greatly contributed to the day-to-day success, efficiency and staff satisfaction at The Face Institute.
Wendy coordinates all patient related processes, business operations, product liaising and ensures that all of the logistical aspects of your journey run smoothly.
She is extremely warm, personable and professional and ensures every patient is greeted with warmth and a smile.
Samantha’s incredible skin is proof of her dedication and passion towards achieving a beautiful appearance.
With over ten years experience in the anti-ageing industry as a qualified skin specialist, laser specialist, a diploma in paramedical camouflage and having worked alongside numerous highly regarded cosmetic doctors and nurses it is clear why she is an extremely sought after skin specialist.
Among her specialties are Fraxel Laser, Intense Pulsed Light therapy, Skin Tightening, Microdermabrasion, Dermapen and medical grade skin peels.
Samantha is dedicated to assisting patients achieve their aesthetic goals by being thorough, tender and attentive. She has a passion for helping and making patients feel good about themselves and believes in treating people in a way that restores a more natural and youthful appearance, empowering the client to absolutely get the best out of their skin, treatments and products.
Samantha also works alongside Dr. Gerarchi with his patients to ensure their skin is in its ultimate condition before they have surgery.
She has mastered how to keep improving the skin after surgery and details ongoing treatment plans for all patients along with perfectly matched homecare products that bring the best out of patients skin.
Samantha has a trained eye and extensive knowledge of cosmeceutical products and will listen to your skin concerns and master a treatment plan completely individual to you.
Registered Nurse and Cosmetic Injector
Susi is a registered nurse and injectables specialist. Her background qualifications include a Degree in Health Management, Project Management, Operating Theatre and Sterlisation qualifications. She has also obtained Six Sigma quality management certification. She is highly experienced in an operating theatre environment having the ability to project an air of calmness which makes patients feel relaxed and comfortable. Susi assists Dr Gerarchi during any in-clinic procedures and ensures that The Face Institute meets the required infection control regulations & standards. Her non-surgical cosmetic training extends over a wide range of procedures, including PRP (Plasma Rich Platelets), advanced off-shelf injecting workshops using neurotoxins and cosmetic fillers (Hyaluronic Acid).
Susi’s eye for detail makes her a highly skilled surgical & cosmetic expert, and her warm calm nature means that patients can be assured they have someone looking after them who has the clinical skills and experience to provide the most comprehensive and professional treatment.
Throughout her clinical career, Susi has worked alongside some of Australia’s top Surgeons including Cosmetic and Plastic surgery specialists where she has acquired a special appreciation of facial anatomy and aesthetics in the surgical and non surgical arena.
Susi ensures that you fully understand your options and treatment when deciding on any surgical or injectable procedure so you leave The Face Institute fully informed. And after any surgical procedure, Susi is there to assist you during your post operative recovery. Susi’s gentle touch and very warm, personable character inspires comfort and confidence amongst her patients making them feel at ease with their treatment.
Her warm personality makes her a valuable member of staff here at The Face Institute.