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A hub for expertise, safety and dedication

About Cosmetic Culture

Cosmetic Culture provides minimally invasive, non-surgical cosmetic treatments. Led by top cosmetic and plastic surgeon Dr. Tim Papadopoulos and his team of highly trained professionals.

Our three specialist cosmetic clinics throughout Sydney provide the highest quality care to every patient and always put safety first. With an experienced team of highly qualified dermatologists, registered nurses and aestheticians, you’ll receive personalised care, with in-depth consultations, education and support to give you optimal results.

Cosmetic Culture clinicians bring a combination of decades of experience, with up-to-date, hands-on research and experience for the highest levels of care and attention to your skin and body care needs. With a plastic surgeon overseeing injectable procedures.

Meet the Team

Dr Tim Papadopoulos
Director of Cosmetic Culture
Dr Tim is a certified cosmetic and plastic surgeon, past president of the Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), a member of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS). Tim is also an International member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dr Tim is a member and Board Director of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and an international active member of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
Maria Rougos
Practice Manager
Maria Rougos joined Cosmetic Culture in 2003. She studied Civil Engineering at Melbourne University and went on to work for Australia’s leading engineering firms McLachlan Consultants and then Kinhill. Her creativity, entrepreneurial and leadership skills have greatly contributed to the expansion and success of our practice. Maria coordinates all patient-relation functions, business operations, public relations, and sales and marketing efforts. Her passion for the medical/aesthetics industry is a perfect match as she thrives in an innovative, cutting-edge organisation.
Kelly Night
Practice Administrator/Lane Cove
Kelly Knight joined Cosmetic Culture in 2009 bringing with her an extensive background in administration and customer service, both in the corporate arena as well as, more recently, Plastic Surgery.  Her extensive knowledge in all facets of cosmetic non-surgical and surgical procedures ensures that you will find the answers you need to your initial enquiries. Kelly Knight organises the day-to-day running of Cosmetic Culture, Lane Cove and will be one of the first to greet you when you call or arrive.  She will endeavour to make your first, as well as each one of your follow-up visits to our Lane Cove practice a pleasant, comfortable and well informed experience.
Cheryl Simpson
Practice Manager/Beauty Therapist/Penrith
Cheryl joined Cosmetic Culture in 2002 and holds a Diploma in Beauty Therapy.  She previously ran her own business for over 10 years. Cheryl is responsible for Cosmetic Culture’s Penrith Practice and coordinates all patient-relations and contact, business operations as well as advertising and marketing. As a qualified Beauty Therapist, Cheryl has a vast amount of experience in the Cosmetic Industry as a make up artist for Television, Magazines and the Fashion Industry. With her training and extensive knowledge of all surgical and non surgical procedures, Cheryl is here to provide informed advice on your personal goals and to ensure your experience an enjoyable one.
Evita Edelmane
Marketing Manager
Evita Edelmane joined the team of Cosmetic Culture in 2012. As a business graduate she brings her sales and marketing experience, as well as customer service and administration skills to the team. Previously employed in the Plastic Surgery field, her knowledge on our services together with her friendly manner will ensure you are made to feel comfortable and your enquiries are answered. Evita is responsible for day to day running of our Pyrmont clinic. She is also trained in carrying out Coolsculpting treatments in the Pyrmont clinic.
Ginelle Kelly
Aesthetic Nurse Specialist
Ginelle Kelly has been active in the cosmetic industry since the early 1990s. Her artistic abilities, coupled with her warm and caring personality is a winning combination! She is a trained in a wide variety of non-ablative techniques that complement the work of our surgeons and assist those wanting a non-surgical approach to self-improvement. Her aesthetic and clinical dermatology expertise serves adult, adolescent and pediatric patients. Her skills with precise technique, and wide base of knowledge have gained the respect of patients, staff, and others in the community. Her areas of expertise include: skin rejuvenation, anti-wrinkle injections, cosmetic fillers, laser hair removal, laser vein treatments, photofacials, laser skin tightening, chemical peels, microdermabrasion and skin care for acne and anti-aging.
Marilyn Cassetta
Aesthetic Nurse Specialist
Arriving from America in 1992, Marilyn Cassetta brings with her, comprehensive knowledge regarding skin with over seven years’ experience in Burns ICU and Burn Rehabiliation. Hired in 1986 by a San Francisco plastic surgeon, she was the first in the nation to become an Aesthetic Nurse Specialist, injecting the only dermal filler at that time: bovine collagen to plastic surgery patients. Moving to Australia, she had the opportuntity to introduce the role of Aesthetic Nurse Specialist in Australia, as the advanced technique trainer for Collagen Biomedical. Marilyn Cassetta has trained doctors and nurses throughout the USA, Australia and New Zealand in product knowledge and technical skills. She regularly attends educational conferences throughout the world and maintains membership with several professional plastic surgery organisations: the American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses and the Society of Plastic Surgery Skin Care Specialists (USA). She has also has achieved board certification in her field, holding both qualifications: Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist and Certified Plastic Surgery Nurse from and the ASPSN. Marilyn Cassetta regularly attends educational conferences throughout the world to stay apprised of the latest techniques, products and services available to the cosmetic medical patient.
Meg Roberts
Aesthetic Nurse Specialist
Meg Roberts has an extensive medical background, which allows her to provide comprehensive care to all of her patients. She practiced as a Pediatric/Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse and later worked as a medical aesthetician for 5 years prior to joining our practice. She consistently excels in every facet of patient care, and is committed to improve the overall health and appearance of her patients' skin. Meg Roberts has a wide range of training and experience in non-ablative procedures and is meticulous at her work. Her areas of expertise include, but are not limited to: skin rejuvenation, anti-wrinkle -injections, cosmetic fillers, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, laser hair removal, laser vein treatments, and general skin care service & product knowledge for acne and anti-aging.
Maureen Cole
Dermal & Laser Therapist
CUDESCO, ITEC, AABTH, PARAMEDICAL Cosmetic Culture is delighted that Maureen Cole, a highly experienced dermal and laser therapist, has now joined our Lane Cove professional team. Maureen was selected as the laser specialist for the Channel Seven TV series “Ten Years Younger” hosted by Sonia Kruger.  Maureen Cole is passionate about natural skin rejuvenation and strives to produce high quality treatments. She particularly specialises in anti-ageing and problem skin conditions. Maureen stays on top of the latest technologies by continually updating her qualifications with education and further study to ensure she offers the most advanced non-surgical treatments in the industry.
Marta Toth-Gulyas
Clinical Nurse Specialist in Plastics & Reconstructive Surgery
Marta Toth-Gulyas is a senior Clinical Nurse Specialist in Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery and joined the team at Cosmetic Culture in 2012. Marta has 13 years of clinical nursing experience in a variety of specialties with qualifications in Nursing Management and Clinical Education. In 2010, Marta completed her Certificate IV in Business- Frontline Management and prior to this, in 2006 she completed Post Graduate studies in Advanced Nursing specialising in Wound Management and Infection Control. Marta is trained in Basic Life Support, Paediatric Basic Life Support and Advanced Paediatric Life Support. Since joining Cosmetic Culture, Marta has also taken on the role of CoolSculpting Team Leader combining her extensive nursing experience with a keen aesthetic eye to achieve proven clinical results for her patients.

our strengths

Why Choose CosmeticCulture

A Reputation For Safety
Combining state-of-the-art techniques with the highest level of patient care. You’re in the safe and experienced hands of the team at Cosmetic Culture.
You just need to take a look at the before and after photos to see the cosmetic artistry and meticulous attention to detail in every treatment performed.
Comfort & Trust
When you step into one of our Sydney clinics for the first time you’ll feel comfortable in the hands of a trusted and experienced team who always put safety first.
Professional Integrity
Dr Tim is a board-certified plastic surgeon and has earned the reputation of a surgeon dedicated to both his patients, team and the betterment of the industry.
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