Dr. Jayne Bambit is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery and is certified by the College to perform Cosmetic Surgical procedures.
TRAINING & QUALIFICATIONS
Dr Bambit studied Medicine for six years at The University of Melbourne.
After her year as an intern in 1993, Dr Bambit began surgical training. During this period, she worked on surgical units in the Public Hospital System, including Plastic & Reconstructive, General, Orthopaedic, Vascular and Neurosurgery units.
She sat and passed her Part 1 RACS (Royal Australian College of Surgeons) basic examinations in 1994, during her 2nd year as a surgical resident medical officer. This qualification is a prerequisite prior to embarking on further formal surgical training.
From 1994 to 1997 Dr Bambit worked as a resident and then registrar on the above surgical units, gaining training and experience in many aspects of surgery. Her last position in the Public Hospital System was as dedicated Plastic Surgery Registrar at Box Hill Hospital, Victoria.
Dr Bambit’s passion has always been Cosmetic Surgery. In 1998, she decided to explore all options regarding specific training in Cosmetic Surgery. She met with several colleagues from various surgical backgrounds in order to ask for their advice with regard to pursuing training in her desired field.
After much consideration Dr Bambit chose to undertake a mentorship with Dr Bruce Fox in 1999. Dr Fox is a highly respected doctor who has been performing Cosmetic Surgery procedures for more than 25 years and during that time has been at the forefront of introducing innovative Cosmetic Surgery procedures to Australia.
In 1999, Dr Bambit was accepted to carry out Cosmetic Surgery fellowship training with The Australian College of Cosmetic Surgery. The training prerequisites are very strict.
She moved from Melbourne to Sydney in order to commence her Cosmetic Surgery training in 2000. She spent a year in Sydney training with several Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeons.
In 2001, she spent a year in the United Kingdom training full time under respected Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeons.
Dr Bambit returned to Sydney in 2002 to complete her Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship.
Dr Bambit sat and passed her Cosmetic Surgery examinations in 2003 and was officially awarded her Fellowship in 2004.
In total, Dr Bambit spent six years at The University of Melbourne studying and training to become a doctor, followed by one year as an intern.
She spent six years in post-graduate Surgical Training between 1993 and 1998.
She then spent three years training specifically in Cosmetic Surgery, and has been practicing in Cosmetic Surgery since 2004.