At Profile Aesthetic, we do more than just treat you. We aim to be a true partner on your health, wellness, anti-ageing and rejuvenation journey. With unrivalled consultation, treatment and aftercare support, our team of surgeons and nurses have a combined 200+ years’ experience in the NHS and private healthcare. Our premier, market-leading medical facility in Aberdeen - developed specifically for patient comfort, innovation and safety - offers the most advanced surgical, non-surgical, energy and laser procedures available.
Although based in Aberdeen, we treat patients from the whole of Scotland and further afield, if it is safe to do so.
Our Surgical Team is led by Mr Paul Drake.
Paul is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon graduating from both the University of Glasgow and University College London. He trained throughout the UK, completing higher surgical training and three specialist fellowships.
Mr. Drake specialises in a broad range of aesthetic procedures for the face, breast, and body and was one of the first Plastic Surgeons in the UK to provide SmartLipo (laser-assisted liposuction) combined with power-assisted liposuction for body contouring.
Paul is a specialist in digital health and clinical informatics and is our Information Governance Lead and Caldicott Guardian.
Fiona is a specialist aesthetic nurse and the driving force behind Profile Aesthetic. Fiona began her career in the NHS as an Orthopaedic nurse and progressed through Neurosurgery and Neurology to eventually qualify as a District Nursing Sister, leading a team of community nurses.
Fiona has 15 years of experience as a specialist aesthetic nurse prescriber, delivering the highest quality aesthetic care. She insists on the latest, evidence-based treatments using the most sophisticated technology available on the market.
Louise is a Specialist Aesthetic Nurse
and was a theatre nurse for over 10 years, gaining experience in a number of specialties including Ophthalmology and Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. She also trained as a Beauty Therapist prior to her nursing career.
Louise is passionate about delivering natural results, supporting her clients to feel the best version of themselves.
Mr Rahman graduated from the University of Aberdeen in 1999 and is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, having gained the FRCS (Plast). He is on the GMC specialist register in Plastic Surgery and is a member of the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons.
Mr Rahman’s training has been undertaken in major institutions in Newcastle and London, including fellowship training both at Imperial College Hospitals and The London Clinic on Harley Street.
Chris McDonald is a specialist head and neck surgeon (oral and maxillofacial surgeon) who lives and works in Aberdeen.
He has spent over 20 years studying and managing surgical conditions of the face, mouth and neck giving him a deep understanding and expertise in this complex area.
After studying dentistry in Dundee and medicine and in Aberdeen, he completed his specialist surgical training in the world renowned Liverpool head and neck unit. He spent time as a visiting scholar in the Chang Gung Hospital Plastic surgery unit in Taipei, Taiwan, and has been awarded the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Shanghai Head and Neck fellowship.
Dr Wendy Knoops is a Women’s Health specialist with a focus and ambition to improve healthcare for women. Following her initial career as a GP, she developed her expertise and knowledge working in Sexual & Reproductive Health in the NHS. Having held several fundamental posts within NHS Grampian and NHS Highland, she led and developed several services aimed to improve women’s health care.
Dr Knoops is passionate about educating women and health care professionals to understand women’s health conditions. She has worked with the University of Aberdeen, as well as the Faculty of Sexual & Reproductive Health, to promote and inspire an individualised approach to managing women’s health issues. She is interested in engaging with women in the community discussing women’s health issues, in particular related to menopause.
Linda leads our recovery team and experienced in the postoperative care required by many surgical specialties. She ensures every patient has a smooth and comfortable experience after their procedures.
Joan is an experienced scrub nurse and has experience of a wide range of procedures. She is an important member of the team and is dedicated to patient safety throughout their journey.
Catriona is an experienced and dedicated scrub nurse who has been an important part of the team for over 15 years. She ensures safe and efficient care for our patients.