Dr Nicholas Linklater – Surgical Assistant

Dr Nicholas Linklater MBBS

Surgical Assistant for Dr Craig Rubinstein FRACS(Plas) – Coco Ruby Plastic Surgery

Dr Nick Linklater Melbourne

Dr Nicholas Linklater will be providing Free Breast Implant Checks and Pre-Consults and Patient Reviews for past patients of Dr Craig Rubinstein.

If you have any concerns with your Breast Implants or would like to remove or replace them, please contact the team at Coco Ruby.

Dr Linklater’s Expertise and Interests

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Skin Cancer,
  • Mole and Cyst Removal
  • Injectables

Education

  • The University of Queensland – Masters of Skin Cancer Medicine
  • The University of Queensland – Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S.)
  • The University of Queensland – Bachelor of Science – Anatomy (Hons)
  • Queensland University of Technology – Bachelor Applied Science – Microbiology/Biochemistry
  • Skin Cancer College Australasia – Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine
  • Skin Cancer College Australasia – Certificate of Dermatoscopy

Plastics Theatre Experience – Assisting

  • Surgical Assistant for Dr Craig Rubinstein Specialist Plastic Surgeon
  • Surgical Assistant for Dr Geoff Barnett Specialist Plastic Surgeon
  • Surgical Assistant for Dr Ramin Shayan Specialist Plastic Surgeon
  • Surgical Assistant for Dr Carmen Munteanu Specialist Plastic Surgeon
  • Surgical Assistant for Dr Simon Overstall Specialist Plastic Surgeon
  • Surgical Assistant for Dr Sophie Ricketts Specialist Plastic Surgeon
  • Surgical Assistant for Dr Mansoor Mirkazemi Specialist Plastic Surgeon
  • Surgical Assistant for Dr Dean Trotter Specialist Plastic Surgeon
  • Surgical Assistant for Dr Eldon Mah Specialist Plastic Surgeon
  • Surgical Assistant for Dr Edmond Ek Specialist Plastic Surgeon
  • Surgical Assistant for Dr Rory Maher Specialist Plastic Surgeon
  • Surgical Assistant for Dr Damon Thomas Specialist Plastic Surgeon
  • Surgical Assistant for Dr Mark Magnusson Specialist Plastic Surgeon

 Dr linklater assistant to Dr Rubinstein

Plastic Surgery Registrar

  • 2017 – Royal Melbourne Hospital – Plastic Surgical Registrar
  • 2016 – Royal Melbourne Hospital – Plastic Surgical Registrar
  • 2016 – The Northern Hospital – Plastic Surgical Registrar
  • 2015 – Royal Hobart Hospital – Plastic Surgical Registrar
  • 2014 – Royal Hobart Hospital – Plastic Surgical Registrar
  • 2013 – Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – Plastic Surgical Registrar
  • 2012 – Peninsula Health Frankston Victoria – Plastic Surgical Registrar

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Member of AMA Victoria
  • Member of Skin Cancer College Australasia
  • RACGP – Registrar

AHPRA REGISTRATION NUMBER

  • Profession: Medical Practitioner
  • Registration Number: MED0000983117
  • Principal place of practice: MALVERN VIC 3144
  • Registration Type: General
  • Registration expiry date: 30/09/2021

PUBLICATIONS

Publications (4)

  • Case report of a full-thickness burn following the use of a chlorhexidine patch

May 2015 Nick Linklater D. Copson F. Kimble

  • Case of atypical Sweet’s syndrome

May 2015 Nick Linklater D. Copson N. Sharma View

  • Case of toxic epidermal necrolysis following a dog bite

May 2015 Nick Linklater D. Copson N. Sharma

  • Melanoma – the Royal Hobart Hospital experience

May 2015 Nick Linklater D. Copson N. Sharma

  • Robotic and open radical prostatectomy in the public health sector: cost comparison
  • M. Hall BMed, BSc (Hons); N. Linklater MBBS; G. Coughlin MBBS, FRACS (Urol).

First published: 06 February 2013 https://doi.org/10.1111/ans.12097 Citations: 10

  • Use of MatriDerm for management of neck scar contracture 2016 ASM, ePoster – Care

Dr Nicholas Linklater1, Rebecca Schrale2, Yvonne Echaburu2, Mr Andrew Castley2

RESEARCH

 17TH Congress of International Society for Burns Injuries (ISBI) 2014,

Sydney, Australia: October 2014

 

              ‘A review of burns presentations to the Peninsula Health 2009-2012’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Marang Makepe, Mr David Hunter-Smith

 

Annual Scientific Congress: Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 2017,

Adelaide, Australia: May 2017

 

‘Novel Flap Reconstruction for Anterior Chondrocutaneous Ear Defects’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Bish Soliman, Mr Siddarth Karanth

 

Plastic surgery congress 2017

Gold Coast, Australia: June 2017

 

‘Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Reconstruction Using Hemi-Hamate Arthroplasty – A Review of The Functional Outcome’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Zoe Milner, Stephanie Ellis, Hayley O’sullivan & Mr Ramin Shayan

 

              ‘Anterior Chondrocutaneous Ear Defects – A Novel Flap Reconstruction’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Bish Soliman, Mr Siddarth Karanth 

 

POSTERS

Australian – Canadian Prostate Cancer Research Alliance Symposium: Gold Coast, Australia: August 2010

12th Australian Prostate Cancer Conference Melbourne, Australia: August 2011

‘Robotic Vs Open Radical Prostatectomy in the Public Health Sector: A Cost Comparison Based On A Pure Casemix Funding Model’:

Dr Rohan M Hall, Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Geoff Coughlin

 

17TH Congress of International Society for Burns Injuries (ISBI) 2014 Sydney, Australia: October 2014

‘Integra use on full thickness head and neck burns’

Dr Douglas Copson, Dr Nicholas Linklater, Mr Andrew Castley

‘Case report of full thickness burn following the use of a chlorhexidine patch’

Dr Douglas Copson, Dr Nicholas Linklater, Mr Frank Kimble

 

Plastic Surgery Congress 2015  Brisbane, Australia: May 2015

‘Integra use on full thickness head and neck burns’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Douglas Copson, Mr Andrew Castley

 

Australian College of Dermatologists Annual Scientific Meeting 2015 Adelaide, Australia: May 2015

 ‘Case report of full thickness burn following the use of a chlorhexidine patch’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Douglas Copson, Mr Frank Kimble

 

‘Case of atypical Sweet’s syndrome’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Douglas Copson & Mr Nitin Sharma

 

 ‘Case of Toxic epidermal necrolysis following a dogbite’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Douglas Copson & Mr Nitin Sharma

 

 ‘Melanoma – The Royal Hobart Hospital experience’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Douglas Copson & Mr Nitin Sharma

 

Trauma 2015 Conference Annual Scientific Meeting of Australian Trauma Society:

Gold Coast, Australia: October 2015

‘Traumatic Injury of a Thumb from a Fibreglass Arrow’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Sadhishaan Sreedharan, Mr Siddarth Karanth

 

 ‘Traumatic Thumb Amputations’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Sadhishaan Sreedharan, Mr Siddarth Karanth

 

ANZBA 2015 39th Annual Scientific Meeting of Australian & New Zealand Burn Association Melbourne, Australia: October 2015

 ‘Case of a chemical burn from Chlorhexidine skin prep’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Sadhishaan Sreedharan, Rebecca Schrale, Mr Andrew Castley

 

‘Case of a contact burn from plaster splint’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Sadhishaan Sreedharan, Mr Andrew Castley

 

 ‘Takotsubo cardiomyopathy in a case of minor burns’

Dr Sadhishaan Sreedharan, Dr Nicholas Linklater, Rebecca Schrale, Mr Andrew Castley

 

 

COSA 2015 Clinical Oncology Society of Australia, Annual Scientific Meeting, Hobart, Australia: November 2015

 ‘Case report of two cases of adenoid cystic carcinoma’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Mr Siddarth Karanth, Mr Ankit Garg

 

Australian and New Zealand Society of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeons, Annual Scientific Meeting, Adelaide, Australia: 2015

‘A Review of Chest Wall Reconstructions at Royal Hobart Hospital’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Mr Siddarth Karanth & Mr Nitin Sharma

 

 

RACS ASC 2016 Annual Scientific Congress: Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Brisbane, Australia: May 2016

‘Adenoid cystic carcinoma: A review of two cases of a rare cancer’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Mr Siddarth Karanth, Mr Ankit Garg

 

‘Case of atypical Sweet’s syndrome’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, & Mr Nitin Sharma

 

‘Melanoma – The Royal Hobart Hospital experience’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, & Mr Nitin Sharma

 

‘Case of Toxic epidermal necrolysis following a dogbite’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, & Mr Nitin Sharma

 

‘A Review of Chest Wall Reconstructions at Royal Hobart Hospital’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Mr Siddarth Karanth & Mr Nitin Sharma

 

‘Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy in a Case of Minor Burns’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Sadhishaan Sreedharan, Rebecca Schrale, Mr Andrew Castley

 

‘Traumatic Injury of a Thumb from a Fibreglass Arrow’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Mr Siddarth Karanth

 

‘A Review of Traumatic Thumb Amputation Management’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Mr Siddarth Karanth & Mr Nitin Sharma

 

‘A Five Year Review of Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis Presentations to Royal Hobart Hospital, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Department’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, & Mr Nitin Sharma

 

‘Artificial Dermis as an Alternative for Coverage of Complex Lower Limb Bone Defects Following Trauma’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Mr Andrew Castley

 

‘The extended Postauricular Helix-Based Adipodermal Pedicle Turnover (ePHAT) Flap: It’s application in anterior chondrocutaneous ear reconstruction’

Dr Bish Soliman, Dr Nicholas Linklater, Mr Siddarth Karanth

 

ANZBA 2016 40th Annual Scientific Meeting of Australian & New Zealand Burn Association Auckland, New Zealand: October 2016

‘Use of Matriderm for Management of Neck Scar Contracture’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Rebecca Schrale, Yvonne Echaburu, Mr Andrew Castley

 

ICPF 2016 17th International Course on Perforator Flaps Sydney, Australia: November 2016

‘The extended Postauricular Helix-Based Adipodermal Pedicle Turnover (ePHAT) Flap: It’s application in anterior chondrocutaneous ear reconstruction’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Bish Soliman, Mr Siddarth Karanth

 

Annual Scientific Congress: Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 2017, Adelaide, Australia: May 2017

‘A Review of The Functional Outcome Post Hemi-Hamate Arthroplasty for Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Reconstruction’

Dr Nicholas Linklater, Zoe Milner, Hayley O’Sullivan, Stephanie Ellis & Mr Ramin Shayan

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

Robotic Vs Open Radical Prostatectomy in the Public Health Sector: A Cost Comparison:  Dr Rohan M Hall, Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Geoff Coughlin

              ANZ Journal of Surgery; Vol 84; No.6: pp 477-480, June 2014

 

Parkes Weber syndrome: a case of right lower limb hypertrophy: Dr Sadhishaan Sreedharan, Dr Alice Moore, Dr Richard Ross, Dr Nicholas Linklater, Dr Siddharth Karanth ANZ Journal of Surgery. Published online Oct 16, 2015

 

 

Our Specialist Plastic Surgeons

With a wealth of experience and training, our Specialist Plastic Surgeons are dedicated to best practice patient care and education, customising Breast Enlargement Surgery for each and every patient to best meet their needs and desired surgical outcomes.

Coco Ruby Plastic Surgeons

What to do next?

Our Patient Liaison Team can assist with any questions you may have when considering a procedure. You can send in an enquiry form below or call our Melbourne Clinic between 9 am – 5 pm Monday to Friday.

Phone 1300 264 811, Email us: enquiries@cocoruby.com.au or Book a FREE 15-minute Phone Chat with our Patient Liaison Manager or a Virtual Consultation with a Surgeon.

 


Disclaimer: Results depend on individual patient circumstances and can vary significantly. Results may also be impacted by a variety of factors including your lifestyle, weight, nutritional intake and overall health. Consult your Specialist Plastic Surgeon for details. This information is general in nature and is not intended to be medical advice nor does it constitute a doctor-patient relationship. Surgery risks and complications will be covered in detail during a consultation with your Surgeon.