Mr Alex Yuen is a specialist plastic and reconstructive surgeon trained in all aspects of skin cancer surgery, hand surgery, body contouring, facial aesthetic surgery, scar management, and paediatric plastic surgery, with a special interest in breast aesthetic surgery and breast reconstruction. He completed his MBBS at the University of Melbourne in 2001. In 2008, he commenced Specialist Plastic Surgery training under the auspices of The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in Melbourne. During this period, he worked in a number of major Plastic Surgical Units including The Royal Melbourne Hospital, The Royal Childrens Hospital, and The Peter MacCallum Centre Institute. After completing his surgical training, he underwent several observerships in various Asian countries including Singapore and South Korea. Alex also has many first author publications in international plastic surgery journals.


  • MBBS
  • Diploma of Clinical Anatomy

Professional Associations

  • RACS

Special interests

  • Hand surgery
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Breast reconstruction / reduction / augmentation
  • Facial aesthetic surgery

Education and training


Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Eastern

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Nelson Road
Box Hill
Clinical institute

General Surgery & Gastroenterology Clinical Institute

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Mr Gary Crosthwaite
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.