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Mr Fuan Chan Blackrock Clinic

Mr Fuan Chan Blackrock Clinic

Suite 14, Blackrock Clinic, Rock Rd, Blackrock, Dublin
5.0 / 5  Outstanding
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Opening Hours

Monday09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday09:00 - 17:00
Thursday09:00 - 17:00
Friday09:00 - 17:00

Rhinoplasty €5500  -  €7500
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About Mr Fuan Chan Blackrock Clinic

Mr Fuan Chan MD FRCS (Plast) is a fully accredited Consultant Plastic Surgeon and an IAPS (Irish Association of Plastic Surgeons) member. He is very passionate about improving the quality of his patient's lives. He is extremely professional and dedicated to the personal care of his patients. He is a graduate of Trinity College Dublin, the first plastic surgeon in Ireland of Chinese decent and the only surgeon in Ireland that has completed a one year scholarship in UCLA, Los Angeles with many leading plastic surgeons. Mr Chan specialises in all cosmetic plastic surgery procedures, non surgical rejuvenation (fillers), skin cancer surgery and trauma and reconstructive surgery. 
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from 39 verified reviews Patient Reviews of Mr Fuan Chan Blackrock Clinic

"100% Professional & Personable"
100%Reviewed 29 Apr 2017 Review verified by phone and email.
Treatment Received: Rhinoplasty
For as long as I can remember I have always had issues with the appearance of my nose and my confidence was always low as a result of it. I was always conscious of the 'hump' on it and how the tip veered to the right. God forbid a picture caught me in the wrong angle, the only thing I would see was my nose! Many times over the years I longed to get it corrected but never had the courage to make the appointment. Well that all changed this year when I said enough was enough. I told myself that I wasn't getting any younger and it was time to take control. I was no longer going to let this cripple my confidence so I did my research thoroughly and made contact with Mr Chan's Clinic.

From the minute I made contact with The Clinic and spoke with Louise Mr Chan's secretary the service was exemplary. At my initial consultation, Mr Chan or Fuan as he insists on been called made me feel so at ease. There was no 'Air of Authority' as one sometimes experiences when meeting a Specialist Consultant but a very relaxed personable gentleman. He left no stone unturned when examining me and explaining the Rhinoplasty Procedure in detail. I was also able to see a 3D mock-up of my potential new nose during the consultation which made everything so real and as you can imagine so exciting.

But it wasn't just as easy as saying 'where do I sign, when can I get it done and here's payment. Mr Chan doesn't work like that. He wouldn't allow me to book my surgery date there and then, he wanted me to go away and ask myself a number of questions like
-was I happy to go ahead with him as my surgeon
-was I sure that he didn't put any pressure on me to do such
-did I fully understand the procedure & to think about any further queries or concerns that I may have before finalizing my decision.

I already knew I wanted Fuan to be my surgeon but once I heard this I was never not going to go ahead with him. It just reaffirmed my initial impression of him as a complete gentleman. He is a man that loves his work and strives to achieve 110% at all times. He is fastidious to the end.

I couldn't recommend Mr Chan enough to everyone. He and his staff go above and beyond the call of duty. Nothing is too much for them. I don't feel words can even come close to explaining how ecstatic I am with the results of my surgery. To anyone thinking about having a rhinoplasty go for it and rest assured that Mr Chan or Fuan as he insists on been called is the man for the job. 100% Professional & Personable.
Treated By: Fuan
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Mr Fuan Chan responded to this review:

Hi Galway girl, Thank you for your very kind review. Mr Chan is thrilled that the outcome met your expectations and we wish you all the best. Best Wishes, Louise

Galway-Girl Ireland
"He was extremely caring and took the time to make me feel at ease!!"
100%Reviewed 28 Sep 2016 Review verified by phone.
Treatment Received: Rhinoplasty
I had an accident and borke my nose really badly, Mr Chan was wonderful. My nose now looks perfect and my breathing has improved drastically! He was extremily caring and took the time to make me feel at ease!!

Mr chan will give a through examination and consultation and I left feeling happy that my nose was in his hands!
Treated By: Fuan
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Mr Fuan Chan responded to this review:

Hi Cat, Thank you so much for your review and we wish you all the best. Best Wishes Louise

Cat Dublin
"I would highly recommend him for any plastic surgery."
100%Reviewed 24 Jun 2016 We were unable to verify the reviewer.
Treatment Received: Rhinoplasty
We had an excellent experience with Dr. Chan. He was professional and informative about the procedure and surgery. My daughter had a rhinoplasty, and it's changed her perception of herself and her self-confidence. We put our trust in Dr. Chan and his experience, and we were right to, as my daughter has had a full recovery after two weeks, and Dr. Chan has done a great job. I would highly recommend him for any plastic surgery. Sarah.
Treated By: Dr Chan
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Mr Fuan Chan responded to this review:

Many thanks for your review Sarah. We are delighted to know that your daughter is happy with the result and the positive impact on her self-confidence and self-image.

"I realised that I could explain how much the damage was affecting me"
100%Reviewed 14 Feb 2016 Review verified by phone and email.
Treatment Received: Rhinoplasty
I had sustained some damage to my nose and had become increasingly conscious of at as I felt people seemed to notice and look at it. Eventually I realised I had to do something about it as it was worrying me at work and causing me to opt out of some social occasions.
I contacted Mr Chan’s office and from that initial call I found dealing with both Mr Chan and his office completely relaxed and welcoming. From the first consultation with Mr Chan I realised that I could explain how much the damage was affecting me and my personal confidence, sharing this and finding someone who could help me was a great relief.
During the procedure and aftercare I found Mr Chan’s professionalism to be a continued source of comfort, at all times Mr Chan and his office were available to me and follow up appointments were never a problem or with delay.The results gave been excellent and have made a huge difference to my confidence and everyday life.
A big thing for me was the removal of the unhappiness not just about the damage to my nose but also the thought that this was for the rest of my life, instead that with some short term hassle, time off work, cost etc. it could be repaired.
I have great gratitude to Mr Chan and his skill for the work he has done for me and for knowing that there was someone who could help me from that first time I met with him.

My experience with Blackrock, Dr Chan and all the staff was highly efficient but still very personal and warm. There were no delays, the rooms and facilities were without fault and privacy was respected at all times. These are people at the top of their professions.
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David Ireland
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Treatment Received: Rhinoplasty
Mr Chan performed a complex Rhinoplasty surgery where a deviated septum was straightened and a hump removed. Since as long as I can remember, even as a child, I was very self-conscience about my nose, especially the crooked tip and the hump. As I grew older I would try everything to hide or 'fix' it. I grew a side fringe, in public I would try and cover the side of my nose with my hand, I did facial massages every night and used make-up to contour it. However, these didn't change how self-conscience I was. Therefore at a young age I set my mind on Rhinoplasty and through the years did as much research as possible on it. After my research and consultations with Mr Chan, I knew I had found the right surgeon due to his professionalism and utmost care. He is such a genuine man and because of his attention to detail pre-op and in the operation room, I am extremely pleased with the results. I am also a lot more confident in myself and no longer feel the need to try and hide it. I cannot recommend him highly enough!
Treated By: Fuan
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Clinic Testimonial by Claire Ireland
"I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him to anyone"
Clinic's favourite review
100%Reviewed 29 Jun 2016 Review verified by phone and email.
Treatment Received: Tummy Tuck, Liposuction
For as long as I can remember my 'tummy' has always been an issue for me. The new dress never quite sat right. Looking in the mirror was a chore and the focus was entirely on my stomach area. It became a real psychological issue over time. I had researched the procedure of tummy tucking and liposuction for years but was never sure I was finished having children so I always had it in the back pocket with the promise that 'someday' I'd get it done. When I had my second child, that definitely sorted out that uncertainty and that 'someday' became reality when I met with Dr Chan and instantly felt he was the person to perform the surgery for me. His passion for the procedure was infectious and I was so excited on my surgery day. I've had the most amazing experience with Mr Chan, I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him to anyone thinking of having any cosmetic procedure. He is an artist and my results have been nothing short of a work of art. I had tears in my eyes seeing the before and after pictures as I finally had the tummy I had dreamt of for so long. Nothing can express the feeling I have, the psychological weight has lifted instantly. I know for certain that Mr Chan is the best there is. Thank you so so much

Such an amazing experience. Money cannot buy you the therapy you need if you feel about your tummy the way I felt about my tummy. From the moment I met Mr Chan, he was so aware of the psychological effects it had on me. The whole experience has been amazing, start to finish. The pictures here are before and after (after is actually only 5 days after) - such a difference right!!!!

If you are thinking of this procedure, this is the place to come.
Treated By: Dr Chan
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Mr Fuan Chan responded to this review:

Thank you very much Jennifer we are delighted that you are so happy with your results.

Jennifer Dublin
"Compassionate and a perfectionist"
100%Reviewed 01 Jul 2017 Review verified by email.
Treatment Received: Plastic Surgery
I would describe Mr. Chan as caring, compassionate and a perfectionist. I had to have an unexpected skin graft and had no pain from the donor site or the area the graft was put on. From the first consultation to the follow-ups, Mr. Chan and his team were excellent. He is a credit to his field.

Professor Moira O’Brien

Mr. Chan was highly recommended to me
Treated By: Fuan
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Professor Ireland
"Everything went very smoothly"
100%Reviewed 16 Jun 2017 Verified user. Review confirmed by phone and email.
Treatment Received: Breast Lift
I had breast augmentation procedure last month in Blackrock clinic done by Dr. Fan Chan. Extremely professional, knows exactly what he is doing, very experienced, highly recommend. Blackrock clinic is 5 star. Everything went very smoothly. Thanks

I definitely recommend.
Treated By: Fuan Total Amount Paid €6,000
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Mr Fuan Chan responded to this review:

Hi Arina, Thank you so much for your review and we wish you all the best. Best Wishes Louise

Arina Ireland
"He has the knowledge to predetermine the outcome"
100%Reviewed 26 Apr 2017 We were unable to verify the reviewer.
Treatment Received: Otoplasty
I recently had ear fold procedure which was practically like going to the dentist. Amazing experience from start to finish. Mr Chan is a pure gentleman with extraordinary talent. He has the knowledge to predetermine the outcome which is key when making your final decision. His genuine interest in his job is reassuring to any patient and would 100% recommend him. Louise is a star, very helpful and answers any questions you may have. Great team!
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"I couldn't be happier with the results"
100%Reviewed 25 Apr 2017 Verified user. Review confirmed by phone and email.
Treatment Received: Breast Implants
I couldn't be happier with the results from my surgery. I was looking for a subtle and natural looking breast implant and that's exactly what I received. Fuan Chan carefully and effortlessly detailed me through the process and showed me exactly what I would look after the surgery. He gave me the option of speaking to past patients who could talk me through the process also. The process and the aftercare was impeccable.

I cannot recommend Blackrock clinic more. The nurses were so kind, caring and understanding. Mr Chan is undoubtedly the most conscientious and professional surgeon I have come across- after going to many consultations in the south Dublin and Wicklow area. Being innately a very self conscious person, he put me at ease immediately.

I really cannot recommend Mr Chan and all the staff at Blackrock clinic enough - prompt in their replies from my many enquiries, incredibly caring for their patients and overall an incredible result.
I am currently 10 days post surgery and am so thrilled with the outcome. My confidence is through the roof and I cannot thank Mr Chan enough for that.
Treated By: Fuan
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Mr Fuan Chan responded to this review:

Hi Ali, Thank you so much for your very kind review and we wish you all the best. Best Wishes Louise

Ali Ireland
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  • IMC - Irish Medical Council (Ireland) 
  • RCSI - Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (Ireland) 
  • GMC - General Medical Council (Northern Ireland) 
  • BAPRAS - British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (Northern Ireland) 
  • IAPS - Irish Association of Plastic Surgeons (Ireland) 


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Plastic Surgery

Arm Lift
Breast Implant Revision
€5500  -  €6500
Breast Implants
Breast augmentation is one of the most common cosmetic surgeries requested by the female patients. It is worth emphasizing that breast augmentation surgery is not just a procedure of placing an implant to increase the cup size of the breast. It involves formal pre-operative consultation, clinical examination, patient education, implant selection that fits the patient’s overall aesthetic appearance (characteristics of hips, waist, chest and shoulders), optimum design and location of the incision, surgical placement of the implants at the correct location and post-operative management. The patient is strongly encouraged to be actively involved in the whole process in order to achieve the outcome which will satisfy both the patient and surgeon.
€6000  -  €8000
Breast Lift
Breast lift surgery, known as mastopexy in plastic surgery, is a surgery performed on the breast to re-shape the drooping or sagging breast (breast ptosis). It is important to understand that breast lift surgery does not only lift the breasts but also the nipples. The cause of breast ptosis are multifactorial. Pregnancy, breastfeeding, aging, severe weight loss, gravity and hereditary factors are implicated in the development of breast ptosis.
€6000  -  €7500
Breast Reduction
Breast reduction surgery attempts to transform symptomatic large breasts to a comfortable and aesthetically pleasing breast which fit the patient's overall form, function and aesthetic appearance. Ensuring that the operating surgeon and the patient are in agreement regarding the operative goals is the key to success in breast reduction surgery.
€4000  -  €7000
Eyelid surgery
Upper blepharoplasty aims to preserve the volume and optimizing the upper eyelid folds and its definition leading to an aesthetically pleasing and youthful appearance. There are 3 main areas that are being addressed surgically during blepharoplasty: a) the excess skin (laxity), b) the orbicularis oculi muscle and c) the fat compartment beneath. The decision to excise or remove either one of the three components or all of the three components is determined by the severity and appearance of the peri-orbital area. Lower eyelid blepharoplasty is a much more challenging procedure compared to upper eyelid blepharoplasty. Specifically, excision of skin and Orbicularis Oculi muscle tissue is conservative. Excessive removal of the three fat compartments during lower eyelid blepharoplasty can lead to hollowness and further revealing the aging peri-orbital area. Fat injection and the appropriate use of a small amount of filler can be beneficial to treat the lower eyelid hollowness but over-use and excessive amount will create severe and unwanted complications such as contour irregularity, changing the eye shape, asymmetry and severe prolonged swelling or oedema which can be very difficult to treat. The small area of transition from the lower eyelid to the cheek, which is known as the ‘lid-cheek junction’ which is best appreciated in profile view. It is smooth with a good contour in youth but becomes attenuated or loss with the aging process. Besides addressing the above 3 components (skin, muscle, fat) as in upper eyelid surgery, the restoration of smooth lid-cheek junction is of paramount importance in order to achieve great outcomes with facial harmony. In lower eyelid surgery, the surgical incision can be placed at the eyelashes margin or through the conjunctival (transconjunctival approach).
€7500  -  €10000
Facelift surgery is no longer a procedure that simply involves only tightening of the skin or trimming off excess skin from the face. In the modern world of plastic surgery, facelift surgery has evolved from simple facial skin tightening surgery to a more anatomically detailed surgery leading to more natural looking appearance with safe and more predictable outcome. Shape and contour restoration are the goals of the facelift surgery. It is age-orientated to the patient so that it looks natural in that particular patient. It is worth indicating that we age differently in different part of our face. Thus, many surgical techniques are used in facelift surgery to accommodate the vast variation of patients’ biophysical profiles. The first step to excellent outcomes is thorough pre-operative facial analysis and clinical assessment to ensure patients’ safety and suitability to undergo the surgery with minimum anaesthetic and surgical risks. It can not be emphasized more strongly that, often it is the little things or nuances that push the surgical outcomes from good results to great results. This is even more so in facelift surgery (Rhytidectomy).
€2400  -  €2900
Inverted Nipple Surgery
Early liposuction was associated with significant blood loss, which limited the amount of fat that could be removed in a single procedure. In 1987, Dr J. Klein introduced the tumescent technique in liposuction surgery. This tumescent technique involved the infiltration of solution which contained local anaesthetic agents and epinephrine to the site of fatty tissue prior to liposuction. This technique enables removal of larger volumes of fat without excessive blood loss which translates to better safety and patient care. During the liposuction procedure, specially designed cannula(probes) of varying size are use, depending on the deposition, volume and characteristic of the fat at the target sites. Liposuction by itself is not a technically difficult procedure but the challenge lies in having the aesthetic sense to achieve a great contour and smooth transition that fit the aesthetic ideal for the patient. With better surgical techniques and medical advances, liposuction has become one of the safest procedures in cosmetic surgery. In addition, liposuction has also become a common procedure being used in combination with other surgery such as tummy tuck (abdominoplasty), breast surgery and fat grafting surgery. The success of surgery is in ensuring that the operating surgeon and the patient are agreed the same page operative goals and expectations. There are inherent risk and complications, these include, but are not limited to, bleeding, infection, bruising, seroma, contour irregularity and asymmetry.
€6500  -  €7000
Neck Lift
€2400  -  €4500
Ear fold - A New Innovation To Correct Prominent Ears

Ear correction is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures currently being done in Ireland

. Having protruding ears can significantly impact on self-esteem and people can be very self-conscious about their appearance, particularly when they are in their teens. 

A simple invention called the earFold device has proven to be extremely effective. These are metal alloy clips we use to pin back the ears of a patient, to create a customised result.

€2400  -  €5000
Split Earlobe
From €200
Plastic Surgeon Consultation

€5500  -  €7500
The goal is for improvement but never perfect result is the main message in aesthetic rhinoplasty. Of note, 90% of the success of aesthetic rhinoplasty surgery is in making sure that the operating surgeon and the patient agree on the operative goals. Pre-op photographs and more importantly, the adoption of most advanced and latest computer generated 3D simulated images during consultation provide for better communication. They also serve to provide simulated results so that patient can appreciate where the changes will occur. Additionally, the 3D images will also be used intra-operatively as an additional guiding tool for the desired outcome. Of note, it is important to state that the 3D computer images is a simulated results and cannot promise the patient that it will be the identical result, but every effort is made to achieve the most optimum outcome for the patient.
€7000  -  €10000
Tummy Tuck
he abdomen (tummy or belly) is one of the most commonly affected areas of our body displaying the unpleasant aesthetic and functional issues as a results of obesity, weight loss and pregnancy or a combination of these factors. The main components for success are establishing good patient and doctor relationship, careful patient selection and education, with measures to reduce surgical complications while achieving earlier recovery, better contouring of the shape with less post-operative wound healing issues. The patients may present with either flaccid skin, excess fatty tissues or weak abdominal muscles (diastasis of the rectus muscles) or combination of the above. Preoperatively, patients' goals and expectaions are assessed, including fitness for surgery and history of smoking, diabetes and use of anticoagulants. Similarly, clinical examination also involves the identification of any bulges (hernia) at the abdomen or (belly button) umbilcus. Previous surgical scars on the abdomen can complicate the surgery, and in certain instances leading to the patient's unsuitability for tummy tuck surgery. Of note, patients are also informed of the scars and understood that any stretch marks(striae) on the abdomen will still remained after the surgery.
€7000  -  €10000
Full Abdominoplasty
Pre-operatively, patient's medical conditions and general health status are assessed and optimized if indicated. Surgery is strongly against unless ceasation of smoking for at least 3 months and weight stabilised for at least 1 year especially in post severe weight loss patient. Marking with the patient standing and lying down are done in the morning on the day of surgery or the night before surgery. The procedure is performed under general analgesia with adherence to specific protocol regarding safety, positioning of patients on the operating table and use of compression devise on the legs together with relevant measures such as keeping patients warm and well hydrated during the surgery in order to minimize complications.

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Suite 14, Blackrock Clinic, Rock Rd, Blackrock, Dublin