Mr Jesse Kenton-Smith



MB BS 1990 Lond; FRCS 1994; FRACS (Pl Rec Surg) 2001


Jesse is a qualified Specialist Plastic Surgeon and has been a Fellow of the Royal College of Australasian Surgeons (FRACS) since 2001.

Jesse has had a private practice in Merivale, Christchurch since 2003 and regularly visits Queenstown Medical Centre. Jesse also worked at Christchurch Public Hospital as a Specialist Plastic Surgeon and a Senior Clinical Lecturer for The University of Otago from 2003 until December 2016.

Jesse now focuses entirely on his private practice and also serves on The Board of The Royal College of Australasian Surgeons in New Zealand.


Areas of special interest include :

  • cleft lip and palate
  • breast
  • cosmetic surgery

Title or Designation

Plastic Surgeon, Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgeon FRACS (Plastic Surgery)

Post-Fellowship Training

Mr Kenton-Smith is a member of the following professional bodies:

Medical Council of New Zealand www.mcnz.org.nz  
New Zealand Foundation of Cosmetic Surgery www.cosmeticsurgery.org.nz  
New Zealand Association of Plastic Surgeons www.plasticsurgery.org.nz  
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons www.surgeons.org  
The Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery www.asaps.org.au  
The Royal College of Surgeons of England www.rcseng.ac.uk

Full NZ Registration Date

21 March 1996

Vocational Scope

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Contact Details

Mr Jesse Kenton-Smith is available at the following services:

Private Services

Mr Jesse Kenton-Smith

This service is available at the following location:

146 Kilmore Street, Central Christchurch

Private Surgical Services

Southern Cross Christchurch Hospital - Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Christchurch Hospital