Dr Jonathan Maxwell Cargill Hopkirk
A passionate and empathetic Australian trained medical doctor, with a special interest in aesthetic medicine. Working as the Laser Clinics Global Medical Director and company ambassador as well as a leader in the companies ‘Centre Of Excellence’ team. Enthusiastically committed to ensuring the company and industry at large is functioning at the highest level and with the safest standards supported by empirical evidence. Qualifications include a Bachelor in Human Anatomy, and Structural Biology where he was invited to complete an honors program (University of Otago, New Zealand) a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (University of Wollongong, Australia), and full certification in non-surgical cosmetic injectable treatments. A self-imposed mission is to lift the overall standard of treatments and care offered within the aesthetic medical field, through applying general medical principles that guide overall clinical and ethical excellence.
As the Global Medical Director of Laser Clinics, Dr Hopkirk is responsible for monitoring and improving the level of care provided and leading a medical team of over 250 registered nurses and doctors across NZ, Australia, United Kingdom and soon to be Singapore and Canada. His role also extends into ensuring medical governance guides the laser and skin services provided by the companies 4000 therapists across the company’s network of 180 plus clinics. Dr Hopkirk also manages the Laser Clinics Medical Advisory Committee and Nurse Council to implement strategies that enhance patient outcomes and improve clinic functioning.
Outside of Laser Clinics Dr Hopkirk sits on the board of advisors for Healthcrest Australia, is a member of the Scientific Advisory Committee of Allergan Australia and is founder and CEO of the not for profits organisation Dance For Abilities.