Dr John Flynn


Dr. Flynn graduated from the University of Queensland Medical School in 1976. After initial training in Surgery he commenced a practice in Skin Cancer and Cosmetic Surgery on the Gold Coast in Australia. He obtained a Dermatology qualification in UK and is also Board Certified by the American Board of Laser Surgery.

Dr. Flynn is a Foundation Fellow of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery and served as Chief Censor of the College and former CEO and a Past President. Specialising in Facial Cosmetic Surgery and non invasive facial rejuvenation techniques, Dr. Flynn is regularly invited to present at academic meetings in Australia and internationally and conducts training courses in cosmetic surgery and laser and cosmetic medicine.

He has developed techniques of minimally invasive facial rejuvenation which are popularly used in Australia, New Zealand, SE Asia and USA. He is a pioneer and a leader in the development of thread techniques and their combination with other adjunctive procedures. Dr. Flynn presents training courses in facial contouring using injectable fillers and is a contributing author to texts on cosmetic surgery. Dr. Flynn’s practice also encompasses Breast Augmentation, Breast Lifts, Abdominoplasty, and Lipoplasty.

Dr. Flynn established and is the Publisher of the Journal of Cosmetic Surgery & Medicine, this is a peer reviewed Journal which is circulated throughout Australia, New Zealand, Asia and Europe.

Dr. Flynn consults for pharmaceutical companies on product and has assisted in development programmes. He has conducted surveys of adverse events in cosmetic surgery and medicine to ascertain proper treatment strategies. The results of this work are now featured in product information and risk management profiles internationally.