Meet our team

Working under the supervision of Dr. Steven Liew, our cosmetic practitioners are truly committed to delivering results for every patient, every time.

Dr. Steven Liew, MB BS (SYD), FRACS

Specialist Plastic Surgeon, MED0001151298

Shape Clinic’s founder and Chief Medical Officer, Dr Steven Liew (MB BS (SYD), FRACS), is one of Australia’s leading Plastic Surgeons and a global leader in cosmetic facial enhancement techniques.


Dr. Liew has continued to specialise in face and breast surgery in Sydney. But such is his passion for delivering natural looking results for his clients, he has also developed a series of world first non-surgical procedures which have earned him an international reputation.

Dr Ania Olympia Smialkowski, B Med Sci (Hons), MBBS, FRACS

Specialist Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon MED0001668109

Dr Ania is a fully qualified Australian Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon.  Ania first completed a Bachelor of Medical Science at the University of Sydney, followed by  a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery at the University of Notre Dame in Perth. She returned to Sydney to commence her internship at St Vincent’s Hospital and continued her surgical and specialist training in Sydney for over 10 years.


Dr Ania received her specialist qualifications in plastic and reconstructive surgery awarded by the Royal Australian College of Surgeons. After this, she undertook further training in cosmetic and aesthetic surgery and completed the Sydney Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship, focusing on breast and body surgery. She also completed the Breast Reconstruction and Microsurgery Fellowship at Hospital de la Santa Creu i San Pau in Barcelona, Spain, working and learning from world leaders in this field. Dr Ania has also spent extended time in Europe, visiting different clinics, conferences, and courses to enhance her knowledge and experience in plastic and cosmetic surgery.

Bernice Ellis

Registered Nurse, NMW0001187542

With a background in surgical theatre, Bernice has specialised in non-surgical cosmetic procedures for the past two decades. Bernice has a legion of loyal clients and is well regarded as one of Australia’s leading injectable nurse and laser specialists. Bernice is a board member of the Cosmetic Nurses Association, who act collectively to better the standards of cosmetic treatments and maintain the highest level of quality care in Australia.


Highly skilled in cosmetic injectables, Bernice is also our resident specialist in laser therapy. This she often combines with other complementary non-surgical treatments to ensure a beautiful result for her clients

Dr Danae Lim, MB BS (SYD)

Medical Practitioner, MED0001188982

Dr Danae Lim is a cosmetic physician with 16 years’ medical experience. She is highly trained in non-surgical cosmetic procedures, and has an extensive background in emergency, being extremely vigilant about safety in cosmetic practice.


Skilled in cosmetic injectables, thread lifts, laser and other non-surgical modalities, Dr Lim provides a holistic treatment plan tailored specifically for each individual.

Nicky Lurie

Skin Therapist

A lifelong skin aficionado, Nicky is passionate about matching the correct product to the right indication. Nicky serves our clients with best-in-class inspiration, education, and product recommendations.


With 18 years of experience as a skincare specialist, Nicky makes it a point to survey and understand as many products on the market as possible, honing her instincts into selecting a range of extremely effective products for different skin types.

Dr Emma Kim, BMed MD MPhil (Medicine) FRACGP

Medical Practitioner, MED0002145269

Dr Emma Kim’s background combines dermatology research with specialist training in skin cancer, offering a unique perspective on cosmetic procedures.


Her expertise includes lasers, injectables, energy based devices and skin rejuvenation. Those seeking pigmentation correction, non-surgical facial reshaping and anti-ageing of the skin at a molecular level can turn to Dr Emma Kim, who is also a trainer for Rejuran, one of the newest injectable skin improvement products out on the market.

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Honouring your greatest potential is why Shape Clinic exists.