Bulent Yaprak

Bulent Yaprak 



Mr Bulent Yaprak is a qualified, registered plastic surgeon with over 12 years post-training experience overseas and in New Zealand.  He has an extensive portfolio covering all aspects of plastic, reconstructive, and aesthetic surgery.  He provides quality, compassionate, and professional surgical services to meet your individual needs.

He studied Medicine at Hacettepe University in Ankara (the capital of Turkey) and went on to complete 6 years additional training at the Istanbul Medical University (one of the busiest hospitals in the world) specialising and gaining comprehensive training in plastic, reconstructive, and aesthetic surgery. He observed, assisted, and was supervised by 12 professors (all experts in their field) to gain an extensive, hands-on knowledge and excellence in plastic surgery.

His post-training experience includes over 12 years of surgical experience in all aspects of plastic surgery both overseas and 9 years in New Zealand.

Mr Yaprak holds a sub-speciality interest in hand and wrist surgery and on top of his general plastic surgery training, was offered a specialist placement at Middlemore Hospital for a year gaining extra training and practice in the hand and wrist surgery field. He treats bone, ligament, tendon injuries of hand and wrist; peripheral nerve injuries and compressions (both lower and upper extremity); Dupuytren’s contracture; traumatic, degenerative and inflammatory arthritis of the hand and wrist; congenital hand differences; tendinitis of hand and wrist.

More recently, he has begun to perform hair transplants on patients to restore hair loss. He is the only Plastic Surgeon in New Zealand to provide such a service. More information on his transplant services can be found at the following link, www.hairclinic.nz