General News

Our latest Patient Satisfaction Survey – December 2014

Would you recommend Aurora Clinics to friends?

At Aurora, we take the opinions of our patients seriously. With that in mind, we regularly survey everybody who has treatment with us and collate the results to see what we’re doing right – and where we can improve. Our latest feedback comes from December 2014, and was provided by 53 patients who had a varied [...]

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January 12th, 2015   |   General News    |  No Comments

Don’t burn your bra – bin it for Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Bra bin

If you watch Lorraine on ITV, you’ll have seen the fantastic campaign they’re running to raise awareness and money toward research into breast cancer. For the whole of October, they’ve been encouraging people to drop off their unwanted bras at collection points around the country. The bras will be rounded up and shipped off to [...]

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October 28th, 2014   |   General News    |  No Comments

Essex Open Evening at the Baddow Hospital on 25th November

Baddow Hospital Essex

Do you live close to Essex and would like to find out more about cosmetic surgery or skin treatments? Next month, we’re holding an exclusive Open Evening at our Baddow Hospital clinic in Chelmsford – why not come along? The free event will take place on 25th November from 6-8pm, and will be the perfect opportunity [...]

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October 28th, 2014   |   General News    |  No Comments

Repairing stretched ears = better careers?

Stretched ear repair before & after

Stretched ears have been all over the news this week – and so have we! A story in the Observer about the surge in demand for earlobe repair was picked up by the Huffington Post, Daily Mail and Metro, as well as several local publications. Adrian Richards is quoted in the article, talking about a patient [...]

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October 24th, 2014   |   Earlobe Repair Surgery, General News    |  No Comments

The big Aurora Clinics survey – here’s what you think of us

Aurora Clinics team

At Aurora, we’re always trying to improve our service, our clinics and our procedures. We regularly ask you to rate your experiences at our clinics, usually in the form of short satisfaction surveys and reviews. But to really get to grips with how you feel, we recently carried out a larger-scale online survey. What did [...]

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October 20th, 2014   |   General News    |  No Comments

Adrian Richards talks about his new book, ‘Key Notes on Plastic Surgery’

Adrian Richards, Plastic Surgeon

As well as being a busy Plastic Surgeon, marathon runner, bass player, father of 4 and Clinical Director of Aurora Clinics, renaissance man Adrian Richards is also an author. He has just written the 2nd edition of his best-selling textbook, ‘Key Notes on Plastic Surgery’, along with co-author Hywel Dafydd. We caught up with him for [...]

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October 13th, 2014   |   General News    |  No Comments

Our Latest Patient Satisfaction Survey June-July 2014

Happy with surgery

At Aurora, we take our patients’ satisfaction seriously. With that in mind, we regularly collect feedback from patients who have undergone surgery and treatments with us. Every two months, we collate those results to see what we’re doing right and how we can improve. Our latest feedback comes from June and July, and was given by [...]

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October 2nd, 2014   |   General News    |  No Comments

NEW – advice for your consultation


If you’re thinking about surgery, you need access to as much information as possible – so we’re always trying to improve the materials we provide to people who contact us. Through speaking to our patients, we’ve learned what extra advice they would have found useful while researching their surgery. In response, we’ve created these two [...]

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September 17th, 2014   |   General News    |  No Comments

Aurora Clinics and Cosmetic Courses sign up to NeoStrata® Skincare

Award win

Aurora Clinics, winner of ‘Best Aesthetic Clinic’ at the MyFaceMyBody Awards 2013, is strengthening its ties with another high-profile award winner, Aesthetic Source. Aesthetic Source distributes the NeoStrata® cosmeceutical skincare range, including Skin Active, the winning skin care range at last year’s awards. It has now become a supplier to Aurora’s sister training company, Cosmetic [...]

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August 12th, 2014   |   General News    |  No Comments

United States tops international plastic surgery league tables with most procedures last year

Plastic surgery

The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) have released their figures for 2013, which show that a massive 23 million cosmetic and non-surgical procedures were performed worldwide over the year. And leading the pack is the United States, with almost 4 million people opting for treatment, followed by World Cup hosts Brazil with over 2 [...]

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August 7th, 2014   |   General News, Plastic Surgery    |  No Comments