Russell G. Knudsen, Plastic Surgeon

Russell G. Knudsen

Plastic Surgeon

45A Bay Street Level 2 Double Bay New South Wales, 2028


Russell G. Knudsen, MBBS, FFMACCS, is a cosmetic surgeon focusing on the treatment of hair loss. He launched The Knudsen Clinic in 1984 with the aim to provide patients with treatment for hair loss that is effective, undetectable, affordable, and based on scientific research. He now has clinics in Canberra, Brisbane, Melbourne, and Sydney in Australia and Auckland, New Zealand and has performed over 6,000 hair transplants over 30 years of business. Dr. Knudsen studied at the University of New South Wales and attained certification from the prestigious Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery. He is also a Fellow of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery. A member of the Australasian Medical Association, he was honored with Golden Follicle Award by the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery for all of his outstanding work in his field.

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Education and Training

University of New South Wales

Board Certification

Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery

Provider Details


Areas of expertise and specialization

Cosmetic SurgeonHair Transplantation

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • past-President of both the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery -
  • Past President, Australasian College of College of Cosmetic Surgery -


  • Golden Follicle Award by the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, 2000   

Professional Society Memberships

  • Australian Medical Association

Articles and Publications

  • Featured in 3 Current Textbooks, Articles published in Forum Newsletter for the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery

What do you attribute your success to?

  • Quality Care, Having Good Interpersonal Skills with each Patient, Listening to Each Patient and Taking the Time to Hear their Concerns, Improve their Quality of Life, Building Trust and Confidence from the Patients

Hobbies / Sports

  • Music, Golf

Favorite professional publications

  • Hair Transplantation Journal

Russell G. Knudsen's Practice location

Knudsen Clinic

45A Bay Street Level 2 -
Double Bay, New South Wales 2028
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