Meet the Team

Grand Aura is owned by Dr Sanjay Rajpara.

Grand Aura is Dr Rajpara's sincere and passionate effort to provide up to date, state of the art and affordable services.

Grand Aura Aberdeen Team 

Dr Sanjay Rajpara - Medical Director

Consultant Dermatologist MD MRCP FRCP. Derm(Mohs) Surgeon 

Dr. Rajpara qualified in India and after gaining a degree in Dermatology & Venereology he undertook further training in the UK. This included training and experience in general medicine and dermasurgery (including Mohs surgery and Lasers) in England and in dermatology in Scotland. His current post is a consultant dermatologist and derm (Mohs) surgeon at Kings College Hospital.

He offers consultation on all dermatological problems including acne, eczema, psoriasis, skin cancers, mole checks, hyperhidrosis and botox.

Actively involved in clinical research and teaching, Dr Rajpara has given over 50 national and international presentations and invited talks and has published more than 20 articles. He has been on Channel 4's Body Shockers programme and has been a member of faculty for the British Medical Laser Association and for Laser and Aesthetics Europe. He has been involved in updating SIGN melanoma guidelines and also was in the Scottish Cosmetic Interventions Group - High Quality Care subgroup (HQC SCIEG) for guidelines for regulations of non surgical cosmetic treatments in Scotland.

He is external examiner for MSc Non-Surgical Facial Aesthetics (NSFA) for the University of Central Lancashire, UK and faculty for the University of Manchester anti-ageing course.

Ms Manjit Dhillion - Consultant Surgeon in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

BDS (Hons). MFDS RCPSG. MBChB. FRCS OMFS

Manjit Dhillon is a Consultant Surgeon in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary. She completed Dentistry with distinctions and obtained her Bachelors of Dental Surgery with Honours at the University of Dundee in 2001. She went on to qualify in Medicine with Commendation in 2007 and was awarded the Dyce Davidson Medal in Clinical Medicine as the top medical student in her year. Her higher surgical training experience in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery was obtained between the Oxford and Scottish training programme. She was awarded Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons & Physicians in Glasgow (FRCS OMFS RCPSG) in 2013. Her specialist interests include Head & Neck oncology, salivary gland diseases, facial reconstruction, free tissue transfer, facial deformity correction caused by trauma or surgery and facial / jaw pain. Manjit is an experienced aesthetic clinician offering the full range of non-surgical and surgical facial rejuvenation techniques. She has carried out advanced training in wrinkle softening treatment, dermal fillers, non-surgical rhinoplasty and Silhouette soft thread lifts. She is certified by the European College of Aesthetic Medicine & Surgery (ECAMS) in facial rejuvenation techniques and is accredited by the Lynton Laser Training Clinic in collaboration with the University of Manchester.

Mr Jamie Mitchell - Speciality Doctor in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

BDS. MFDS. RCS(Ed)

Jamie Mitchell is a Speciality Doctor in the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Department at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary. He has 7 years of postgraduate experience in Oral Surgery. He gained his Bachelors of Dental Surgery with commendations at the University of Dundee in 2008. He is a member of Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh and has post graduate qualification in conscious sedation from SAAD (the regulatory body for conscious sedation). Jamie has 5 years experience in facial aesthetics treatments and had carried out advanced training in wrinkle softening treatment, dermal fillers, non-surgical rhinoplasty and Silhouette soft thread lifts. He has also completed training with the European College of Aesthetic Medicine & Surgery (ECAMS) in facial rejuvenation techniques. He is accredited by the Lynton Laser Training in collaboration with the University of Manchester.

Marianne Pratt - Business & Clinic Manager

Marianne is a very experienced manager and her last role was working as a manager at a Skin Clinic for 3 years.

Previous to that, Marianne worked in Learning and Development for a third sector organisation and has held several supervisor and management roles in the travel & tourism and leisure industries.

Marianne and Dr Rajpara first started working together almost a decade ago and they share the same vision for Grand Aura - to provide a safe, quality and honest service.

Marianne is responsible for operation of the business and oversees the day to day running of the clinic

Marianne looks forward to giving you a warm welcome in clinic soon!

Megan - Lead Practitioner (Supervisor)

Megan has over 9 years experience in the Aesthetics & Dermatology field

She is a highly Experienced Laser Technician - with almost a decades worth of experience working with a variety of hair removal & tattoo removal lasers.

Skin Expert - she has Vast experience in skin treatments with a specialist knowledge of acne treatments, including Chemical Peels.

NVQ Level 3 Qualified Practitioner andExperienced Laser Protection Supervisor.

Megan is also involved with training & development and is assistant Manager within the Clinic 

Laura Bremner - Aesthetic Nurse 

Laura. has a degree in Adult Nursing and has been qualified for 10 years.. During this time she has worked within NHS Grampian between Woodend Hospital in Rehabilitation as a Senior Charge Nurse and at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary working as a Senior Staff Nurse. Laura began her Aesthetics training down in Harley Street, London in July 2018 and has loved going back there to do further courses over the past year. Laura is qualified to administer anti ageing injections, filler treatments and chemical peels. 

Carly Stewart - Senior Practitioner 

Carly has worked in beauty industry for 14 years and the last few years focused on working with skin and Lasers. 

Carly is a highly skilled laser practitioner who has undertaken extensive additional training to add to her skills. 

Carly is holds an NVQ Level 3 in Beauty 

Tammy Bremner - Senior Practitioner

Tammy brings a wealth of knowledge & experience to the Team.

Tammy is a NVQ level 3 qualified therapist with a vast amount of experience in both Beauty and Laser therapy.
In her early career she accumulated extensive experience working onboard cruise ships.
After 7 years on ships she began working at a skin Clinic as a laser therapist. Tammy has over 6 years experience in laser therapy specialising in hair removal, tattoo removal and skin peels.

Tammy said “ I pride myself on a high standard of client service and enjoy to help them achieve their specific goals”