The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic Blog

Got Mask-ne?

Is your face mask causing acne? Here’s how you can put an end to breakouts. Is your face mask causing breakouts? We love face masks, because we know that they help keep our staff, patients, and communities safe and healthy as we adjust to life in a pandemic. But we also know that wearing a mask can take some getting used to; especially for patients with skin concerns! Many of our patients struggle with acne woes.  If you’re concerned about cystic acne, acne scarring, blackheads, or uneven skin texture, you may have noticed that wearing a mask on the lower … Continue reading »

Meet Beauty Nurse® Natalie!

Every month, we offer you a behind-the-scenes look at a team member who makes The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic in Waterloo such a special place. This month our focus is on our beloved Beauty Nurse® Natalie!  How can we best assess the effectiveness of a laser and aesthetic skincare nurse like Beauty Nurse® Natalie? You may logically assume that the best way to judge her success is by the outcome or skin quality of the patients who leave the laser room. And of course, we do notice the beautiful results that leave her room. But for me, that’s not the most … Continue reading »

Great eyes get you noticed.

Here’s how you can rejuvenate your eyes for a fresh new look. When your eyes sparkle, so do you. If your eyes cause you to look tired, you’re not alone. It’s natural to notice deeper tear troughs, fine lines, wrinkles, and drooping eyelids over time. As collagen production decreases, it’s normal to notice aging in the periocular region (the area surrounding the eyes). Whether you’re looking to brighten up with a simple non-surgical treatment like BOTOX COSMETIC® or considering an eyelid lift or other surgical option, our team is here in Waterloo, ON, to provide options and guide you through … Continue reading »

What makes TCSC so special? Part 2

Part 2 of our series dives deeper into what sets our clinic apart. Hi, I’m Dr. Robert Shenker! Welcome to Part 2 of a new series, in which we’ll be giving you an in-depth look at what sets The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic apart. Last time, we told you the story of how our clinic began more than 40 years ago, and outlined the importance of our in-house, full time team. Let’s take a look at some more unique qualifications and traits that we’re proud of  here at The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic. We are singularly qualified. Our team brings decades of … Continue reading »

Part 1: What makes TCSC so special?

Wondering what sets TCSC apart? Get to know what makes us unique, and keeps our patients coming back. Navigating the world of Cosmetic Surgery can feel like finding your way through a jungle. We know how daunting it can feel to choose a clinic, especially when considering something that has as much nuance and gravitas as aesthetic surgery or non-surgical cosmetic treatment. Hi, I’m Dr. Robert Shenker, the Owner and Medical Director at The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic. Welcome to a new series, in which we’ll be giving you an in-depth look at what sets us apart. What makes The Cosmetic … Continue reading »

Meet Our Surgeons

The talented, experienced plastic surgeons at our Kitchener-Waterloo clinic have the advanced training to create exceptional, natural-looking results that meet the individual needs of our patients. The collaborative nature of our practice benefits patients in many ways.

Dr. Robert Shenker Dr. Stephanie Ma
The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic