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Medicare Funded Tummy Tuck

Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons | 27 June 2018 The ‘Tummy Tuck’ (abdominoplasty) operation can greatly reduce back pain and incontinence for postpartum women, Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons President and Specialist Plastic Surgeon, Associate Professor Mark Magnusson writes in reference to his part in a landmark study. Following childbirth, chronic lower back… Read more »

The Burden of Big Breasts

Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons | 28 May 2018 For some women, having large breasts can be a cause of major discomfort writes Dr Richard Bloom, Specialist Plastic Surgeon from Re. Plastic Surgery and Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons member. A woman’s breasts may have become larger than desired because of ongoing development,… Read more »

How the concept of ‘Ageing Gracefully’ is changing with the times

Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons | 21 May 2018 You no doubt know the phrase ‘ageing gracefully’ writes Dr Bryan Mendelson, Specialist Plastic Surgeon and Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons member. Ageing gracefully is a well-used concept from our parents’ generation, but its’ meaning has altered in this rapidly changing world. As originally… Read more »

Reduce the Signs of Ageing Around the Eyes

Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons | 18 April 2018 There are some things in life that are unavoidable, and ageing is one of those things. Sadly the ageing changes start around the eyes and are first noticed in your late 30s or 40s and get worse with advancing age. The upper eyelid, eyebrow and… Read more »

Non-Surgical Injectables Used to Fight the Signs of Ageing

Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons | 22 March 2018 Our faces are the signpost for how we are feeling. As we age, those signs tend to stay put by way of wrinkles, writes Dr Steven Liew, Specialist Plastic Surgeon and Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons member. We stress. We squint. We concentrate. Combine… Read more »

Recovery Time After Face and Nose Cosmetic Surgery

Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons | 16 March 2018 Whilst I can understand why people want to race out and show off their new features following cosmetic surgery, a big part of achieve the best result is giving your body the appropriate amount of time to heal properly writes Dr Warwick Nettle, Specialist Plastic… Read more »