Reconstructive & Cosmetic Plastic Surgery of the Torso & Lower Limb
There are a number of misconceptions about liposuction. Sometimes also referred to as liposculpture, this is a procedure to reshape tissues rather than being one to primarily remove tissues. Of course there are always exceptions, but using this technique to refine an already existing shape... Read more.
Abdominoplasty, or “tummy tuck”, as it is sometimes called, is more than just recreating a flat tummy. It is a part of what is broadly known as body contouring surgery. There are a number of considerations that need to be made prior to embarking... Read more.
Life in Australia equates to time in the sun. We spend much of our time engaged in activities, whether it is for work or pleasure, outside exposed to the sun. Despite our best efforts to cover up, we still subject our skin to... Read more.
Plastic surgeons play an important role in the management of lower limb trauma. In the unfortunate event of an open or “compound” fracture of the leg, or a significant burn or pressure area, a plastic surgeon will be called in to work with the... Read more.
Pressure areas or “bed sores” are the product of one thing – not moving. That may sound overly simplistic, but the reality is that if any area of the body is subjected to constant pressure, enough to stop the blood flowing, a pressure sore... Read more.