How a person feels about themselves is reflected in hundreds of different ways each day...

Interactions with friends, family and workmates are all profoundly influenced by our sense of self confidence. The most important and gratifying result of cosmetic surgery is not the surgery itself, but how the change affects the way we feel about ourselves.

Plastic, Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery

Our South Island Plastic Surgery practice is committed to providing patients the highest quality plastic surgical care. We offer a full range of plastic surgery procedures including breast augmentation and enhancement, breast lifts, liposuction, body lifts and surgery after massive weight loss, ear and eyelid surgery, male breast reduction (Gynecomastia), gender affirming top surgery, labiaplasty surgery, botox , fillers and non-surgical treatments, skin care, all aspects of skin cancer surgery, and more.

We take a personal approach in all aspects of our services. We understand that considering plastic surgery can be daunting. We emphasize the importance of weighing up the pros and cons associated with any plastic surgery procedure, ensuring our patients have all the necessary information to make an informed decision.

Characterised by a highly trained surgeon whose credentials are exceptional, all staff in our practice are efficient, knowledgeable and empathetic. We are here to help you with all phases of the surgical experience. We offer you a thorough and compassionate discussion of your needs and desires which leads to an honest assessment of which procedures are right for you. Together we have a deep commitment to quality patient care right from the first consultation through the initial post operative care recovery period, and on to the final post operative result.

For more information on breast augmentation, breast enlargementlabiaplasty, liposuction or any other cosmetic and reconstructive surgical procedure, please get in touch with us today.

Howard W. Klein M.D. FRACS, FRCSC, FACS

I was born and raised in America and practised as a Plastic Surgeon for almost twenty years. The fusion of the North American approach with a Kiwi sensibility provides a unique patient experience.

Mr Klein relocated to New Zealand in 2002 from Northern California where his practice was predominantly aesthetic in nature. He is married, has two children and lives in Christchurch.

He is a consultant surgeon at St. Georges Hospital and Southern Cross Hospital. He is also is an active member of the Plastic Surgery Unit at Christchurch Hospital.

Howard Klein