Essential Aesthetics was born from passion for quality, care for others and love for natural beauty.
The clinic has two departments of aesthetic and plastic surgery and anti-aging and wellness which are being led by the Essential Aesthetics team of renowned international plastic surgeons and Dutch cosmetic physicians.
Our clinic offers a broad scope of treatments ranging from surgical procedures to anti-ageing and wellness. We have combined scientific medical knowledge with the best doctors and the latest innovations in skin rejuvenation, to be able to educate our patients on the physical process of aging and advise them on making the right personal choices for their desired outcomes and future.
Our methods and treatments are based on the essence of natural beauty and ageing gracefully. We understand that beauty is complex and individual. Therefore our philosophy of aesthetics is that You are essential!
Together with our team of internationally accredited specialists, we are able to customize your own personal Anti-aging Plan, to repair and restore the health and quality of your skin from the inside and out, towards a more youthful appearance as what you feel is essential for your personal well-being.
Dr. Horatiu Dan has been our Chef de Clinique for the last three years and he is a passionate Senior Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon that has travelled the world in order to gain excellent medical knowledge.
Several countries that he holds dear are the Republic of South Africa where he spent 6 years at the teaching hospital affiliated to the University of Cape Town, the United States of America where he attained experience in Texas at a prestigious medical centre and the Netherlands where he has been activating for the last 3 years.
His experience of more than 27 years has brought him the well-deserved title of senior specialist in all kinds of injectable and anti-aging treatments.
Our chef de clinique is accredited and member of the following leading organizations:
• The International Society for Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery ISAPS
• The Romanian Association of Plastic Surgeons
• The Romanian Association of Hand and Microsurgery
The Romanian Association of Aesthetic Surgery
• The European federation Burns treatment
• The Romanian College of Doctors
• The medical union of the Balkans
• The Romanian Association for burns plastic and reconstructive surgery
• The World Anti-aging society
Dr. Adrian Costenco is a natural talented plastic surgeon that chose to devote himself to become a doctor more than 15 years ago. Such a choice was not a coincidence but a calling, therefore he considers every patient to be unique.
Dr. Costenco is an appreciated plastic surgeon and anti-aging specialist that is inclined towards aesthetic body sculpture. Enhancing his natural talent, he gained experience by participating to special courses and workshops such as the Medical Aesthetics Academy Master Class for Breast Aesthetics and refinements techniques, and also diversified courses on breast augmentation and sculpting of the face.
Dr.Costenco is accredited and a member of the fllowing clinics:
• The International Society for Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery, ISAPS
• The largest private health care network of multi-specialty clinics in Romania: Regina Maria
• The Romanian Association of Plastic Surgeons
• The Romanian Association of Aesthetic Surgery
• The Romanian Association for Dental Aesthetics Medical Care
• The Romanian Association for Reconstructive Microsurgery
Dr. Costenco has also an incredible talent in performing injectables & anti-aging treatments.He received some of the highest ratings on review sites like kliniekervaringen.nl
Dr. Jansen is our Dutch plastic surgeon with 16 years of international experience, and a member of the following organizations:
• The International Society for Esthetic and Plastic Surgery ISAPS
• The European Federation of Burns Treatments
• Plastic surgeon in trauma team i.v.m. Aardbeving Haïti
• Plastic surgeon in the medical team i.v.m. Aardbeving Pakistan
• Plastic surgeon, staf lid afdeling Plastic Surgery, UMC Maastricht
• Plastic surgeon, staf lid afdeling Plastic Surgery, Radboud UMC Nijmegen
• "Oberarzt" Hand - Plastic Surgery, Städt. Krankenhaus Hildesheim, Germany
• The International Confederation for Plastic, Reconstruction and Aesthetics Surgery
Dr. Jansen is one of the Europe's most representative surgeons as an expert in surgical anti-aging treatments.
Our cosmetic doctor, Dr. Köse is a member of the NVVCC organization with the following experience:
• Dutch Association for Cosmetic Surgery, NVVCC.
• Cosmetic Medicine Qualification.
• Preventive Medicine & Aging Management.
• The International Confederation for Cosmetic Medicine (Paris en Monaco).
• Radiesse Treatment & Expertise Training
• Non-surgical Anti-aging Techniques & Injectables (Fillers, Chemical Peeling, Botulinum Toxin, Mesotherapy, Ultherapy, Desirial Filler)
Dr. Köse is an excellent cosmetic doctor who constantly expands her knowledge and skills by actively participating in various workshops and trainings.
Kelly Claassen is a talented beauty specialist with 6 years experience in beauty treatments.
• Kelly is trained in anti-cellulite and enhancing body treatments, perfume, makeup and skin care.
• She strives to provide the best personal service.
• Her dedication and passion for beauty has deep roots: she already helped in her grandma's beauty salon when she was only a little girl. Her adventure finally became her career and now she is ready for you to share all the beauty tips.
Since the beginning of her career, she has worked with: Chanel, Clarins, Sothys, Shiseido and Yves Rocher.
Esther is our makeup artist and has over 15 years of experience in skin care and makeup!
• In 2001, Esther, in addition to her stewardess job, she followed an intensive beautician training at the Instituut de Korte in Amsterdam. Here Esther learned her first make-up tricks!
• She combined her work as a flight attendant at KLM Cityhopper with beauty assignments for different brands in the Bijenkorf.
• Since 2005 Esther has been working as a freelancer for Estée Lauder and is following trainings on skin care and makeup every year!
• In 2008 Esther decided to stop flying and fully embrace her passion: Beauty and makeup!
• Esther is a very dedicated and experienced makeup artist and works exclusively with the best products of top brands like: Estée Lauder, Clinique, Mac, Bobbi Brown and Chanel.
Esther is a valuable asset to our clinic and will assist you with her personal attention during your consultation.
Ellen Sino is a medical nurse specialized in cardiology and emergency care.
• She worked for the HMC and the Antoniushove for 25 years, for the emergency and recovery care departments.
• Ellen will also assist with us during surgery, as she is certified in Trauma, Basic Life Support and CPR.
• From now on, Ellen will assist you before, during and after surgery. And in case of emergency Ellen is available day and night.
Essential Aesthetics helps you define your essentials and design your aesthetics.