Who is  il Medico Estetica?

Dr Frank Barbagallo is a caring medical practitioner

Dr Frank Barbagallo is a caring cosmetic physician specialising in effective anti-ageing and dermal improvement treatments, performed in a safe, medical environment.

He is a medical doctor with over 25 years of clinical experience, specialising initially in emergency medicine and then family practice, before focusing his creative energy on the practice of Medicina Estetica  for the last 12 years. He is a medical educator and RACGP-accredited activity provider of nearly 20 years standing, and is a national medical trainer in communication skills and the principles of adult learning.

His aesthetic expertise is in employing a holistic approach to non-surgical facial rejuvenation including the use of lasers and other technologies. He specialises in the safe and effective use of cosmetic medicines and treatments using a whole of face treatment strategy to optimise your natural appearance.  Dr Barbagallo has extensive experience with all the major brands of cosmetic injectable medicines and serves as an Advisory board member and clinical trainer for Merz Aesthetics, manufacturer of Radiesse dermal filler, the Belotero range of hyaluronic dermal fillers, and the newest anti-wrinkle treatment in Australia, Xeomin (incobotulinumtoxinA). He is also a clinical trainer for Mondeal Australia, for the Teoxane Laboratories, Puresense Teosyal range of hyaluronic dermal fillers and the innovative TEOSYALPEN for more comfortable patient injections. He is a regular and popular speaker to lay people at charity functions and professionally to his peers, as well as the Australian Society of Dermal Clinicians (ASDC) at their annual conference.

Dr Barbagallo always educates his patients and trainees to be modest in our aesthetic ambition and desire, and to always promote the safe attainment of a natural and normal appearance at every stage of treatment, as we can always increase the doses used. Dr Barbagallo believes that 'a little, often' and 'less is more' is the optimal practice of Medicina Estetica.