Meet the Team

Our experienced team will make you feel at ease


Meet the Team

Our experienced team will make you feel at ease

Dr. Greg Taylor

Dr. Greg Taylor (FRACS MB ChB) has more than 30 years’ experience as a specialist plastic surgeon. A graduate of Otago Medical School, he completed his training in plastic and reconstructive surgery at Burwood Hospital in Christchurch.

Dr. Taylor is recognised as a pioneer of laser skin surgery in NZ and also created the breakthrough local anaesthetic day stay facial surgery more than 10 years ago. 

An active member of the New Zealand Association of Plastic Surgeons and the Australian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, he is also a published author and keeps up to date with the latest techniques.

Having worked in NZ, UK, Saudi Arabia and Canada, he currently has 20,000 patients registered between our Nelson and Auckland practices.


Kathy Basalaj

Kathy is our Cosmetic/Medical Tattoo Specialist and Para-Medical Skin Technician with over 25 years experience in these fields. Kathy has worked with micro-pigmentation in New Zealand, Australia, France, UK and USA and regularly attends seminars with leading international specialists. Kathy provides personalised tattooing designs to suit the individual face and style.

Kathy is also the Practice Manager who organises the surgeries and can also answer any questions regarding all procedures.

Fiona Wilson

Fiona is our Practice Nurse and has been a Registered Nurse for over 25 years with medical and surgical experience in both adult and paediatrics. Fiona trained in Otago and has worked in hospitals in New Zealand and the UK. She assists Dr Taylor with the clinic’s surgical procedures and all post surgical follow up care of our patients.

Fiona is also our friendly Practice Administrator and is usually the first point of contact.

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Cheena-Michellene Windleburn

Cheena is our Appearance Medicine Nurse Specialist, delivering Botulinum toxin type A anti-wrinkle injections, dermal filler injections, and the increasingly popular PRP treatment. Her career has been largely spent in General Surgical and Cosmetic Injectables, with over seven years experience injecting in the Nelson region.

Cheena is renowned for her facial assessment skills and ability to deliver natural looking results.