The staff at the Toronto Cosmetic Surgery Institute have been carefully selected as the best in their respective fields. They have years of experience working in the Cosmetic Surgery industry and have all the requisite professional certifications. The Toronto Cosmetic Surgery Institute has a very thorough recruitment process to ensure the highest quality patient care, and each applicant must pass Dr. Jugenburg's stringent screening requirements before being hired. Some of the criteria staff must fulfill are as follows:
- Board certification in their specialty
- Membership in their respective professional association
- Basic and Advanced Cardiac Life Support
- Continuing Medical Education to keep up to date with the latest advances in Medicine
Meet The Team
DR. JACQUELINE ROSE MAKEREWICHPlastic Surgeon
Dr. Makerewich is a board certified plastic surgeon, with dual certification by both the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and the American Board of Plastic Surgery. She completed her surgical training at Western University, and holds a fellowship designation from the University of Toronto. Dr. Makerewich received further extensive training from esteemed plastic surgeons in the United States and Europe on the latest techniques in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, thus her patients can be assured that her expertise is well rounded and in accordance with international practice standards.
DR. THOMAS CONSTANTINEPlastic Surgeon
Dr. Constantine is a board certified plastic surgeon practicing in Toronto, Canada. He is a graduate of both McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine and Plastic Surgery Residency Program.
Dr. Constantine is also fellowship trained under other world-renowned surgeons. He completed a fellowship in breast and reconstructive microsurgery, a lymphatic and advanced microsurgery both in Taiwan and an aesthetic surgery fellowship in Paris.
DR. MARTIN JUGENBURGPlastic Surgeon
Dr. Jugenburg obtained his undergraduate degree in Molecular Genetics and Molecular Biology at the University of Toronto, where he continued to study Medicine before beginning training at one of the world’s top Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery programs located in Winnipeg, Canada.
Following this training, Dr. Jugenburg was chosen from a world-wide pool of applicants to complete a Fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at one of the world’s most prestigious Cancer institutes, the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.
During this time, Dr. Jugenburg had the opportunity to learn from some of the best, most accomplished Plastic Surgeons in the United States.
KIM MCDONALD, RNManaging Director
Kim performs all our surgical consultations, although you will meet Dr. Jugenburg before your procedure. Kim has been consulting with Dr. Jugenburg since the opening of Toronto Cosmetic Surgery Institute, and ensures all your needs are taken care of, and all your questions are answered. Our patients love Kim’s warm and personable nature which make her an excellent source of comfort throughout your surgical journey.
Kim’s 20-year career in health care began when she became a Registered Nurse, graduating from Nursing School as Valedictorian. Kim furthered her career holding progressive positions at a variety of cosmetic and pharmaceutical companies, such as Allergan, the manufacturer of Botox, Juvederm, and Breast Implants. For over ten years her efforts were largely focused on the specialties of Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery in her capacity as Territory Manager, Clinical Liaison, and most recently Medical Officer.
Kim is currently continuing her studies at the University of Toronto as a part-time student in the Master of Divinity Program at Victoria College. Her professional background, continued studies, and dedication to excellence, enhances our ability to provide some of the world’s most advanced Plastic Surgery procedures at our private, state-of- the-art surgical clinic located at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto, Ontario.
RAMEETHA UTHAYAKUMARPatient Care Coordinator
Rameetha oversees individual patient needs. She will chat with you over the phone before your consultation to make sure you are an ideal candidate as well as to make sure you are well prepared for your trip to the clinic. She is your contact for all pre-operative forms, lab work and other documents required before your surgery. Rameetha is a patient favourite, who has helped many clients with their surgical journey!
VICTORIA COLE, RNOR Nurse
As our Operating Room Nurse at Toronto Cosmetic Surgery Institute, Victoria makes sure that our OR runs smoothly and efficiently. She will introduce you to the operating room on your surgical day and will ensure that you are comforted and calm right up until your anesthesia! She will be right next to you during the whole surgery assisting Dr. 6ix with anything that's needed.
JESSICA FARNWORTHAdministrative Assistant
Jessica’s role is to answer your surgical questions and concerns via email and phone. She is likely one of the first people you speak to when you contact our clinic. Jessica has quickly became a telephone favourite for her British accent!
MEAGAN DALEConsultation Assistant
Meagan works alongside Kim as one of our consultation assistants. She will prepare you for your consultation and facilitate a smooth experience on the day of. Meagan is a recent graduate of Bishop’s University and hopes to become a plastic surgeon one day!
MELANIE PETRIWSocial Media Coordinator
Melanie is the coordinator of all things social media at our facility. You’ll usually find her snapping away in the OR with Dr. 6ix or around the clinic, trying to capture every moment! Melanie loves being able to help educate future patients and followers and give them a behind the scenes look at what goes on at Toronto’s top plastic surgery clinic! She or Dr. 6ix will be the one to answer any of your questions when you contact us on social media.
While we never hope to push them to their limit, our nurses are capable of handling any medical situation. The Toronto Cosmetic Surgery Institute employs nurses who are certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, and have trained and worked in hospital ICUs, Emergency Departments, and Operating Rooms. In fact, most of our nurses have worked in the Operating Room for over 10 years and have the knowledge and experience to provide you with the highest standard of care.
You will be in good hands while you are asleep. Anesthesia services are provided by the Anesthetist Group from Humber River Regional Hospital. This is a large group of highly trained and experienced, board-certified Anesthesia specialists with extensive experience in Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Martin Jugenburg has worked with them for several years.
These specialists are experts at keeping you comfortable and pain free during your surgery. State of the art monitoring devices and their many years of experience with some of the most complex cosmetic surgery procedures ensure that you are in good hands while asleep.
We are always available to answer any questions, to see you and to talk to you. There is a live person reachable 24/7 to answer your questions or relieve your concerns.
It is this attention, in addition to the exceptional surgical care you receive from Dr. Jugenburg, that makes our team one of the best teams out there.