Dr Cecile Baard is a GP with a special interest in Aesthetic, Anti-Ageing & Cosmetic Medicine. She obtained her MBChB in 1995 at University of Pretoria. Thereafter she spent two years working at a military hospital. In 1999, Dr Baard did extensive training in advance trauma and cardiac life support. Dr Cecile consults at the Brooklyn, Irene and Fourways branches of Skin Renewal.
Dr Baard left the private practice to work on a cruise ship from 2002 to 2005 as senior physician. She returned to South Africa and studied medical weight loss. In 2007, she joined Slender Wonder and in 2008 started training doctors in the science of weight loss and in quality control of weight loss products. At the same time, Dr Baard attended various training courses in aesthetics and attended the European international obesity congress in 2009. Dr Baard has done various training courses in aesthetics and frequently travels all over the world attending World Anti-Ageing Congresses and Laser Forums to stay abreast of the most up-to-date non-surgical, anti-aging procedures. She is a member of The Aesthetic and Anti-aging Medicine Society of South Africa. She also attended the HCG congress in Arizona USA in May 2014.