The Artiste Plastic Surgery Team
General Manager and Chief of Operations
Maria Zoumaras BSc.(mol). Bmgt.(mktg)
Maria is the General Manager at Artiste Plastic Surgery. She has two bachelors including Science (Molecular Biology) and Management (Marketing). Maria has been married to Dr Jack Zoumaras for 14 years, and works part time, whilst caring for their toddler son.
Reception And Executive Assistant
Carmen Hurley is Dr Jack Zoumaras’s executive assistant and will be in the rooms to greet you and assist with your journey at Artiste.
Tania De Freitas
Artiste Practice Nurse and Patient Co-ordinator
Tania De Freitas has recently joined Artiste’s growing team as our practice nurse to assist patients in their surgical journey.
Dr Michael McArtney
Dr McArtney completed his medical degree in New Zealand in 1998, before moving to Sydney in 2000. After training in Emergency Medicine and Intensive Care he completed his Anaesthetic training at the Royal North Shore Hospital. He became a fellow of the Australasian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists in 2011.
Dr McArtney is appointed as a Visiting Medical Officer at the Royal North Shore Hospital, Ryde Hospital and the Hawkesbury Hospital. He is also accredited at various private hospitals across Sydney. His practice includes anaesthesia for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Obstetric and Gynaecology Surgery and Urological Surgery.
Dr Richard Emmett, Mbbs Da(Uk) Fanzca
Dr Emmett gained his Australian anaesthetics qualification in 2003. He has extensive local and overseas experience, initially in the UK and more recently in the USA, spending 5 years at the Pacific Northwest’s major trauma centre in Seattle at the level of Assistant Professor. He has been in Sydney since 2010 with appointments at Royal North Shore Hospital and various private hospitals. Richard is a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists, a Member of the Royal College of Anaesthetists (UK) and the Australian Society of Anaesthetists.
Dr Roma Steele
Dr Roma Steele studied Medicine at The University of Sydney, graduating in 2006.
After internship and residency Dr Steele commenced Anaesthetic training at St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney, spending time at various Sydney and regional hospitals for sub-specialty training. She completed her Anaesthetic Fellowship at Royal North Shore Hospital in 2014.
Dr Steele is currently a Visiting Medical Officer at St Vincent’s Hospital, Prince of Wales Private Hospital and North Shore Private Hospital.
She has a varied practice including Plastic and Reconstructive surgery (in particular Breast Surgery), Orthopaedics, Obstetric Anaesthesia, Ear Nose and Throat, and Trauma Surgery.
She regularly travels overseas to India, Bangladesh and Myanmar to provide anaesthetic support for adult and paediatric surgery.
Australian anaesthetists are among the best trained in the world; there is nowhere safer to undergo sedation or anaesthesia, whether for an elective or emergency procedure. Your anaesthetist will tailor your care after a thorough medical assessment, and then look after you in a way which maximises both safety and comfort.
Dr Jack Zoumaras Plastic Surgeon leads a team at Artiste Plastic Surgery that is focused on providing a relaxed and discreet atmosphere for patients and dedicated high quality service tailored to each individual be it, surgical or non-surgical.