DR LORENZO GARAGNANI
OSI MD PGDip (Aesthetic & Wellness Medicine) FRCS EBHS Diploma in Hand Surgery
Lorenzo has been voted in the top 7 best Consultant Surgeons in the UK working in the medical aesthetics industry in 2023.
Lorenzo is a highly specialised, internationally renowned Consultant Surgeon working also in the NHS at Guy's & St Thomas' and Evelina Children's Hospital in London. He qualified in medicine & surgery in Bologna (Italy) in 2002.
In 2022, Lorenzo has been awarded the Knighthood of the Order of the Star of Italy (OSI) in recognition of his career in surgery and his coordination of a task-force of doctors working voluntarily throughout the Covid-19 pandemic.
Besides his surgical career Lorenzo also completed a 4 year, level 7 Aesthetic & Wellness Medicine Postgraduate Diploma all at the same time as qualifying as a surgeon! He also obtained the European Board of Hand Surgery (EBHS) Diploma and is a Member of the EBHS Examination Committee. Lorenzo is a Scientific Director and Anatomical Director for SEASON (Science Enhanced Anatomy Safety Outcomes Network) a non-commercialised scientific exchange that has the mission of advancing procedural safety and outcomes in aesthetic medicine, identifying unmet needs in research and development, and fostering responsible media reporting in aesthetics.
Lorenzo's regular activities include supervision of and teaching to Specialist Trainees, Fellows and medical students.
He is Honorary Reader (Associate Professor) at the Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine, King's College London
and the President of the Italian Medical Society of Great Britain (IMSoGB).
Lorenzo is a regularly invited speaker at national and international events and has published numerous articles and book chapters on his research, including original treatment techniques for increased patient safety and improved outcomes that have been recognised and adopted internationally.
Lorenzo is the medical director of SE1 Medical Aesthetics and it is his mission to ensure the clinic upholds the highest standards in non-surgical cosmetic procedures. This includes providing a doctor led service in a 5-star clinical environment. Lorenzo is registered with the JCCP (Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners) and the BCAM (British College of Aesthetic Medicine) that set the standards to assure public safety.
It is extremely important to Lorenzo that SE1 patients have a unique and best in the industry experience, tailored to each individual. He is an excellent communicator and strives to look after his patients addressing all their concerns and helping them achieve their aesthetic goals.
Lorenzo is committed to using high quality, locally produced, organic pre & post treatment products for all patients.
Lorenzo and the team welcome you to the SE1 Medical Aesthetics clinic!
DR AURORA ALMADORI
MD Specialist in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
Aurora is a plastic surgeon with a specialist interest in women's health, vulval functional issues and regenerative medicine. After obtaining her degree in Medicine and Surgery (full marks), she completed her specialty training in Plastic Reconstructive Surgery (full marks), and two Masters in Plastic Surgery.
She is currently an academic based at University College of London & Royal Free Hospital, and her PhD work mainly focuses on new treatments for fibrosis and scarring of facial and genital area.
For her research, Aurora has been awarded eleven awards and prizes from different scientific societies including the Royal Society of Medicine RSM, the British Society for the Study of Vulval Disease BSSVD, and the International Society of Plastic Regenerative Surgery ISPRES.
Aurora has published more than twenty scientific publications in peer reviewed journals and has contributed to five textbooks of plastic surgery.
Aurora has experience with a full range of cosmetic treatment and is particular attentive to details. She enjoys seeing the impact that her work can have on clients’ quality of life and is fully committed to work together to achieve the best possible outcome.
She gives importance to innovations and updates regularly by attending main conferences on aesthetic medicine and plastic surgery, where she is regularly invited as speaker.
Aurora is member of the main national and international Plastic Surgery scientific societies and currently she holds the following positions: treasurer of the IMSOGB; referent of the ‘FGM section’ with the Italian Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery SICPRE; part of the ‘Cosmetic Committee’ and ‘Vulvar Awareness Day Committee’ of the International Society for the Study of Vulvovaginal Disease ISSVD.
In addition to her clinical and academic work, she has been involved with philanthropic initiatives to facilitate plastic surgery in Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) survivors.
Aurora looks forward to meeting you at the SE1 Clinic!
DR HAYLEY MAGILL
BMedSci BMBS PGCME (Dist)
Dr Hayley completed her medical training at the University of Southampton in 2018. She completed Foundation Training in Hampshire, before moving to London, where she completed a clinical fellowship in plastic surgery. She began surgical training in 2021 to pursue a career as a plastic surgeon.
Outside of clinical practice, Dr Hayley has been heavily involved in a variety of activities across surgery; she has presented many research projects at national and international conferences and has held a position on the Reconstructive Surgical Trials Network committee. Her enthusiasm for teaching is demonstrated by her being awarded a distinction in her Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Education from Brighton and Sussex Medical School, and regularly teaching surgical skills at Imperial College Plastic Surgery Society workshops.
Dr Hayley enjoys working with patients to achieve a 'naturally enhanced' look, with her favourite treatment being HarmonyCa. She feels strongly about safe practice and regulation in the aesthetics industry and thorough patient education.
Dr Hayley looks forward to telling you more about your treatment options!
DR LAUREN WELLS
MBChB (Hons) BSc (Hons) - NHS GP Trainee & Advanced Aesthetic Doctor
Dr Lauren started her medical career at The University of Liverpool medical school where she excelled and gained four awards for outstanding exam performance and graduated within the top decile of the year with honours. In addition she also completed a further intercalated degree on anatomy and human biology at King's College London for which she obtained a first class honours degree.
She worked her formative years at The Imperial College health trust in north west London working in multiple surgical specialties such as ENT in which she developed a sound knowledge of head and neck anatomy. In addition she has worked as both an A&E doctor and intensive care doctor for a period of 12 months during the covid-19 pandemic.
After completing her initial medical training she spent a year learning the craft of aesthetic medicine. She worked as an aesthetic doctor at a well-known clinic chain in Marylebone and gained a high level of expertise and experience within the industry. During this time she was able to train with some of the leading industry figures at The London Academy of Aesthetic Medicine as well as receiving regular bespoke training at Cosmetic courses, London.
Lauren always knew her main focus and strengths were working with people and treating patients holistically, and therefore decided to train as a GP within the NHS which further supports her abilities as an aesthetic medicine doctor.
Her interests within aesthetic medicine are skin treatments, anti-wrinkle treatments and facial rejuvenation with dermal fillers to create natural enhancements. She is currently working as a part-time GP trainee in London alongside her medical aesthetics. She is a registered member of the Joint Council for Aesthetic Practitioners and a UK GMC registered doctor.
DR KATE BENNETT-BROWN
MBChB BMEDSC (Hons) MRCS
Dr Kate Bennett-Brown specialises in aesthetic medicine and provides non-surgical facial aesthetics and skincare treatments in London.
She is currently enrolled in London’s competitive surgical training programme including training in Plastic Surgery. She graduated at the top of her year with a Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery Degree from the University of Sheffield. She is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, having obtained her postgraduate diploma MRCS.
Combining her clinical expertise with a holistic approach she creates highly personalised treatment plans, meticulously planned and delivered to create distinguishable results that always remain natural.
“I am passionate about aesthetics and the life changing results it achieves for my patients. I love joining my patients on their journey to enhance their innate beauty and empower them with a new-found confidence”
A member of the CMAC Collaborative, Dr Kate is committed to maintaining the highest standard of medical care in non-surgical aesthetics as well as improving the safety and education within the aesthetics industry.
Outside of her medical work she is a qualified yoga teacher.
DR SOPHIE BRACKE
MMBS (Hons) BSc (Hons) - NHS Obstetrics & Gynaecology Doctor & Advanced Aesthetics Doctor
Dr. Sophie graduated from University College London medical school, and following her foundation training, was awarded with a post onto the highly competitive specialty training programme in Obstetrics & Gynaecology.
Training in Obstetrics & Gynaecology has equipped her with a high level of surgical precision, attention to detail, excellent anatomical understanding, and a sharp focus on providing safe and effective results. She enjoys applying this skillset to medical aesthetics, and uses her training in advanced injectable techniques to deliver results that elevate a patient’s natural beauty and instil true confidence.
Sophie believes in clear communication and a personalised approach, remaining dedicated to understanding her patients' desires and working collaboratively to achieve their aesthetic goals. Alongside each aesthetic treatment, Sophie also enjoys providing bespoke skincare advice to ensure each patient can make further long-lasting, evidence-based changes that will complement their treatment results.
Outside of aesthetics and surgical training, Sophie has been awarded with numerous accolades including multiple publications in world-leading academic journals, winning international academic prizes and two hospital leadership awards, and being a member of the editorial board of a BMJ journal.