Qualifications & Training
Dr. Katja Ullrich was born in Germany and went to high school in both Germany and Australia. She completed her medical training in across Australia and Germany. She then gained experience in multiple surgical specialties including plastic surgery, neurosurgery, orthopaedics and burns throughout her early career. Dr Ullrich completed her ophthalmology (eye surgery) training in Adelaide and then obtained further subspecialty training in the UK.
Dr Ullrich completed her fellowship in oculoplastic, orbital and lacrimal surgery at the prestigious Queen Victoria Hospital in the UK, which is considered the birth place of modern plastic surgery by many. She trained under the mentorship of the esteemed Mr Raman Malhotra, well known for both his aesthetic and facial palsy work.
She then underwent further training in Aesthetic periocular surgery in Beverley Hills, USA; and paediatric oculoplastics at the world-renowned Children’s Hospital in Philadelphia, USA.
Dr Ullrich has published several papers in both the general ophthalmology and oculoplastic literature.