Dr Mayoni Gooneratne
Dr Mayoni Gooneratne MBBS BSc MRCS trained and practiced as a general surgeon before moving into cosmetic aesthetics. She has grown her reputation in aesthetic medicine and likes to use cosmetic treatments that have been well tried and tested in order to give her patients a fresher-looking face. She also advocates using effective skincare to treat common skin complaints such as acne and rosacea. Her other passion is for female wellness, and she has conducted extensive research into pelvic floor dysfunction.
Dr Mayoni Gooneratne MBBS, BSc, MRCS is a graduate of St George’s Hospital Medical School in London, and has been a member of the Royal College of Surgeons since 2002.
On her journey into aesthetic procedures, Dr Mayoni undertook extensive training with the award winningCosmetic Courses at The Aurora Clinic. Her surgical and research-based training is evident in her approach, and in her insistence on using only treatments that have been proven to be effective. Dr. Mayoni prides herself on building her business by word-of-mouth recommendations. In 2017, she was judged Highly Commended in the ‘A New Clinic in UK and Ireland’ category at the respected Aesthetics Awards and was nominated for the best new clinic in the Aesthetics Awards in 2018. Dr Mayoni is known for her thorough yet relaxed consultation style, taking an holistic approach to the treatment plan. She creates a bespoke journey for each of her patients, using the various tools at her disposal: injectable treatments, topical skincare (including prescription products) and aesthetic devices such as radio frequency and light therapy. Dr. Mayoni also emphasises the importance of nutrition and life coaching as part of her SKINFIT, MINDFIT, BODYFIT outlook.
During her medical training, Dr. Mayoni undertook in-depth research into pelvic floor dysfunction. She was struck by how deeply affected her patients were by essentially a ‘benign’ yet very personal problem. Her passion for female wellness has culminated in her being invited to be Key Opinion Leader for Viveve, a company whose patented ‘Viveve’ treatment for vaginal rejuvenation and stress urinary incontinence was introduced to The Clinic in 2017.
Dr. Mayoni is also a Key Opinion Leader for Cooltech, a revolutionary treatment for cryolipolysis which aids body sculpting. She speaks at national and international meetings, and has a keen interest in education. She regularly trains other practitioners both within her clinic and for other award winning training bodies such as Aestheticsource, Cosmetic Courses and the Oculo Facial Aesthetic Academy run by Sabrina Shah-Desai.