Dr Richard Hogben completed his medical training at Adelaide University, South Australia. After working in Adelaide for a time he ventured to North Queensland for an idyllic island hopping lifestyle and to follow his passion of boating and fishing. It was in Mackay after accomplishing his FRACGP in 2001 that Richard co-founded a Mackay Skin Cancer Clinic. Richard understands the real need for patient education on the risks of skin cancer in the tropics and he conducts educational programs on this subject.
About 11 years ago he developed a keen interest in cosmetic medicine and established the Allure Aesthetic Rejuvenation Clinic in Mackay. Richard continues to be excited about the rapid advancement of aesthetic medicine and strives to remain at the cutting edge of progress in this dynamic field. His expertise includes the use of Botox, Fillers, Eyelid surgery, Liposculpture and Aptos thread lifting,. Richard is an accredited national trainer for Aptos thread lifting and methods.