Dr Teston at a Glance

When you are looking for plastic or reconstructive surgery in Sydney, Dr Leana Teston and her team are an excellent choice. Dr Teston is one of the few female plastic surgeons in the Sydney area, providing a unique perspective and the ability to relate to the needs and cosmetic desires of her female patients. She takes the time to truly listen to her patients’ concerns, and works with them to determine the best surgical and/or non-surgical solutions to help them meet all of their aesthetic goals.

Dr Teston’s office is located in southern Sydney in Bankstown. With privileges at many accredited hospitals and medical facilities in the area, you can rest assured that you will find your experience with Dr Teston to be both comfortable and convenient for you. She performs most of her procedures at these state-of-the-art facilities, ensuring that her patients receive the highest level of care from her, her personal staff, and the attentive staff at these centres.

Currently, Dr Teston operates at the following locations:

  • Bankstown Hospital
  • St. George Private Hospital
  • Kareena Private Hospital
  • Bankstown Day Surgery
  • Dr Teston is head of the Plastic Surgery Department at Bankstown Hospital and enjoys teaching surgical trainees, as well as performing a variety of procedures for her patients there.

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Our Patient Philosophy

Dr Teston understands that no two patients are the same, which is why she is prepared to tailor each treatment to a patient’s unique situation. Her goal with every surgery is your health and safety, while also striving to create natural, beautiful results that add balance and harmony to your overall appearance. With more than 24 years of experience in the plastic surgery field, Dr Teston is qualified to offer the highest standard of patient care and professionalism, no matter what your cosmetic goals might be.

When you schedule your consultation with Dr Teston, you can rest assured you will see her personally, rather than a nurse or assistant. Dr Teston will listen carefully to your concerns and will be open and honest with you about what your expectations of your procedure should be. She will explain the entire surgical process in detail, so you leave her office feeling confident in your decision and comfortable with what lies ahead.

Training and Experience

After finishing her basic medical training at the University of New South Wales, Dr Teston completed her training in general surgery, and has two fellowships from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS). RACS is the only recognised training body for plastic surgery in Australia and New Zealand. Dr Teston trusts in the training and high standards set by RACS, and believes all cosmetic surgery performed in Australia should be done by a plastic surgeon with a plastic surgery fellowship from this prestigious organisation.

In addition to her training, Dr Teston is a member of the following national and international organisations:

  • Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
  • Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS)
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • International Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (ISPRA)
  • NSW Hand Surgery Association

Procedures Offered

With more than two decades of experience in plastic surgery, Dr Teston is qualified to provide a broad range of plastic surgery procedures. Some of the choices available to her patients include:

Breast Enhancement

No matter what cosmetic goals you might have for your breasts, Dr Teston can help you achieve them. One of her specialties is correcting asymmetries between the breasts that cause a woman to feel self-conscious about her body. Other breast procedures offered by Dr Teston include:

Facial Improvements

Whether you are concerned about the effects of ageing or looking to correct an imperfection that has been nagging you throughout your adult life, Dr Teston offers procedures to enhance and refresh your appearance. She can customise any of the following to your specifications and facial proportions:

  • Facelift to smooth the skin and reduce the appearance of wrinkles
  • Eyelid surgery to correct drooping and rejuvenate the area around the eyes
  • Rhinoplasty or nose reshaping to create symmetry, remove imperfections, or restore the nose after injury
  • Otoplasty (or ear surgery) to correct ears that stick out or are disproportionately large
Body Contouring

Body contouring is an effective way to put the final touches on your body shape when you can’t get there with diet and exercise alone. Body contouring is usually recommended for patients that have achieved a healthy, stable weight and may include the following:

  • Abdominoplasty (or tummy tuck) to tighten and flatten the midsection
  • Lift procedures to shape and firm the upper arms and thighs
  • Liposuction to remove isolated, stubborn areas of fat from nearly anywhere on the body
  • Labiaplasty to correct discomfort due to either developmental or hormonal enlargements or scarring
Skin Treatments

As the largest organ of the body, the skin deserves special attention. When you want to get rid of unsightly moles, fatty lumps, or other concerns, Dr Teston is prepared to eliminate the blemish and leave the best cosmetic results behind. Some of the concerns Dr Teston can treat include:

Hand Restoration

Your hands are one of the most functional and visible parts of the body, and when they are injured or affected by a debilitating condition, the effects on your life can be dramatic. Dr Teston offers hand surgery to treat many of these concerns, with the following being some of the hand conditions she treats:

When you are in search of a plastic surgeon in Sydney, Dr Teston offers a valuable female perspective, extensive training and experience, and a commitment to the highest level of patient care. To learn more about our practice, contact our office today at (02) 9708 3511.