About

Dr Yusra Al-Mukhtar BDS (Hons) BSc (Hons) MFDS RCS Ed Mjdf RCS Eng

GDC 193105

Medical Director 

Dr Yusra is a dental surgeon and a medical aesthetic clinician.  She is an advanced experienced facial aesthetic practitioner with several years’ experience in maxillofacial head and neck surgery and skin cancer surgery.

She qualified first from Imperial College London with a First class honours degree in Medical Science and Healthcare Management, then as a dental surgeon with Honours and Distinction from King’s College London after obtaining several prizes for clinical excellence.

Dr Yusra completed her dental training, moving on to oral and maxillofacial surgical training and then dermatology and skin cancer in the years following this. She completed her Diploma of Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery at The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, followed by Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at The Royal College of Surgeons of England. Dr Yusra has also completed her level 3 teacher training qualification and is a Level 7 Trainer in medical aesthetics in line with the Ofqual guidelines for medical aesthetic training pathways.

Dr Yusra developed a keen interest in facial reconstruction after spending several years training in maxillofacial surgery at various trauma hospitals in London, from dealing with victims of domestic violence to road traffic accidents and treating their injuries with particular respect for the aesthetic finish to protect, restore and maintain her patients health and physical and psychological wellbeing.  Dr Yusra was involved in research at each stage of her training in maxillofacial surgery, including extensive research on orthognathic surgery provided to patients with congenital skeletal discrepancies and the psychological impact it had on them, and ran joint clinics with the dermatology team performing skin lesion biopsies, surgical excisions and reconstructive surgical treatments for patients who suffered from skin cancer and oral cancer. She spent several years in surgical training at the Royal London Hospital, Homerton University Hospital, Whipps Cross University Hospital and St Bartholomew’s Hospital. Through her understanding of facial anatomy, her unparalleled aesthetic eye, and her surgically trained skill set,  Dr Yusra has a deep desire to help her patients improve their wellbeing in whatever way she can. She listens to her patients concerns, carefully assesses and diagnoses the problem, and provides the right treatment plan for each patient individually. Her ethos is professional integrity, meaning Dr Yusra and her team will always honestly advise you if a treatment is or isn’t in your best interest.

Utilising the most gentle and effective evidence based medically proven techniques, she provides a wide range of treatment to treat your aesthetic concern with utmost respect for natural proportions. Dr Yusra is world renowned for providing natural looking non-surgical face lifts using dermal fillers, thread lifts and latest technology devices to contour the face and enhance sunken cheeks, treat sunken eye bags, and correct facial palsy or skeletal facial of the face. Dr Yusra runs facial deformity clinic, facial pain clinics and Temporamandibular joint dysfunction clinics. She also utilises Botulinum Toxin injections to reduce and prevent lines and wrinkles of the face, treat muscle tension in the jaw, headaches and migraines, and reduce excessive underarm sweating. She also treats the neck to create a jaw line lift using silhouette soft thread lift. Dr Yusra is well known for her ability to rejuvenate the face beautifully whilst remaining elegant and natural looking, always avoiding and advising against the overdone look. She has treated thousands of patients in her years of clinical practice and has built her practice on word of mouth. She takes a holistic approach to facial rejuvenation and makes a comprehensive assessment of each patient including lifestyle, skin type and facial features before advising on the best bespoke treatments, skin care and nutrition.

Dr Yusra is a strong supporter of the Safety in Beauty campaign and is dedicated to supporting the profession in providing safe aesthetic treatments for their patients. She is a lead lecturer and trainer to doctors and dentists at the Royal college of general practitioners in London on how to deliver safe effective treatments with Botulinum toxin and dermal fillers as well as teaching the advanced non surgical face lift.

In her spare time Yusra enjoys developing her talent in art including water and oil painting and has undertaken extensive training with the London Academy of Art. She is a mother to two children and having undertaken further research and training into mental health and is a keen advocate for mental wellness. She is conducting a leading audit into the psychosocial drives for aesthetic dental and medical treatments and psychological impacts of these treatments. 

Dr Yusra is affiliated with a number of charities with a focus on children in need including raising for Unicef and National Society for the prevention of Cruelty to Child Children.

Fully registered and indemnified, a member of the Royal College of Surgeons, the British College of Aesthetic Medicine, maintaining continuous professional education requirements. GDC 193105.

About

Dr Shahzadi Harper
MBBS
MRCGP

Dr Shahzadi Harper is an innovative Menopause and wellbeing Doctor with a 360degree approach to optimising women’s wellbeing by addressing diet , weight, lifestyle and stress. She understands how our hormones affect not only our physical health but also our mental wellbeing. She combines her skills and experience as a GP to provide holistic and medical care helping women regain their equilibrium and joy.

Dr Harper is not afraid to discuss issues which other doctors may shy away from. These include libido, vaginal dryness, ageing and sex. She’s on a mission to empower women of all backgrounds and ethnicities to look and feel their best.
Dr Harper believes in the early management of symptoms of the perimenopause and menopause with an individualised and personal approach.
Dr Harper has given educational talks to businesses such as , Natwest group,Coutts Bank, PWC, Grosvenor group, Mizuho bank, Channel 4 and educating fellow doctors. Dr Harper is often in the media raising awareness in women’s health issues and menopause: Cosmopolitan Mag, This Morning TV, Good House Keeping, Daily Mail, Red Magazine to name a few.
Dr Harper graduated from University College London in 1994 and is the founder of The Harper Clinic which offers a boutique and bespoke service for patients at the Dr Yusra Clinic.

Qualifications and Memberships

  • Certificate in Menopause Management
  • Certificate in training in lasers for skin and vaginal treatments
  • Member of British Menopause Society
  • Member of International Menopause Society
  • Member of European Andropause and Menopause society
  • RCGP Certificate in Alcohol and Substance Misuse Management
  • Member of Primary Care Society of Gastroenterology
  • Certificate in Functional Medicine About

About 

Nicola Byrne
Skin therapist and Aesthetician

Nicola is based in our Liverpool clinic and performs a range of skin treatments for our patients, from Obagi Skin peels and the Blue peel radiance skin peels to the 6 step Medical grade Hydrafacials and extractions.

Nicola is the lead aesthetician with several years experience in skin and body treatments and performs full body sculpting with the only FDA approved Medically proven fat freezing technology to reduce stubborn pockets of fat with Coolsculpting, and has years of experience of cryolipolysis and had a deep passion for improving and supporting a patient in their weight management journey. Nicola also perform body and face skin tightening and non surgical non invasive face lifting with UltraCel: The number one pain free radiofrequency and ultrasound skin tightening treatment in the UK, with beautiful results. Fully indemnified and insured, Nicolas calming, kind nature and knowledge has left her loved by all our patients.

About 

Dr Lindesy Hampson
Clinical Psychologist

I am a chartered clinical psychologist, systemic family practitioner and accredited UKASFP solution focused practitioner. I have 23 years experience of working as a psychologist both in the National Health Service and the private sector. I am a visiting lecturer at Lancaster University  Doctorate in Clinical Psychology training course and have also lectured at Liverpool University for many years. I lecture mostly on Narrative Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy and collaborative post modern systemic therapies.

More recently, I have become an associate tutor at Edge Hill University where I teach seminars on clinical psychology.

I am a member of the British Psychological Society and the HCPC. I currently work in a Specialist CAMHS Team in the North West of the UK for children on the edge of care or in foster care where I am also service lead. I am passionate about providing high quality, ethical and collaborative interventions that are respectful and monitored with outcome measures. I am also passionate about developing the skills of front line staff and supporting staff groups to provide excellent interventions at all parts of a family’s journey with services.

I have a degree in psychology from Sheffield University, a doctorate in clinical psychology from Lancaster University, a post graduate certificate in supervision and a diploma in systemic family practice both from Manchester University. I have published 11 papers and have authored a children’s workbook.

About Advisory Board

Dr Hassan Yasin MBBS

Psychiatrist

 

Dr Hassan Yasin MBBS is an esteemed and well respected psychiatrist with extensive experience in the NHS and Private mental health sector. He is passionate about empowering people to take ownership of their mental health and has developed the Moodit health app which has received extensive support from the Department of health. Dr Yasin has been actively involved in the CLC London Mental Health Summit at the House of Commons advising ministers of the UK government regarding their first Loneliness Strategy.