Topic: Body Contouring

Frequently Asked Questions about Mummy Makeovers

Many women express disappointment with the slow progress they make after childbirth back towards their pre-pregnancy body. Even with a disciplined diet and exercise regime, many new mothers never achieve the results they are looking for. To help women take back control of their bodies, Dr Vlad Milovic offers a… Read more »


How is a “purse string” gluteoplasty (buttocks lift) better than a Brazilian butt lift?

Mr Vlad Milovic, Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeon performs an advanced surgical technique to get you the buttocks you want. When undergoing a Butt Lift with Mr Milovic,  he prefers to perform ‘Purse-string Gluteoplasty’ or ‘Purse string Butt Lift’ over the popular Brazilian butt lift.  And with good reasons. With Dr Milovic’s extensive… Read more »


What can I expect after Breast Reduction surgery?

This article will take you through the most common stages of having breast reduction surgery. While there might be other stages in your recovery (eg if have complications), we will discuss the most common scenario, using Dr Milovic’s real patient example. Due to the popularity of this question, we will do case example series… Read more »


Can I claim a Medicare rebate for a Breast Reduction Procedure?

If you have large, heavy breasts which are causing you back, neck or shoulder pain, and/or emotional problems, you may be thinking about having breast reduction surgery.  Along with the pain, you might also be having issues with finding clothes which fit properly or look attractive because of your bigger… Read more »


What does a Mummy Makeover cost in Australia?

The cost of a Mummy Makeover is a common question but the answer isn’t as simple as reading a price list or menu of services, and nor should it, because every individual’s needs will be different.  It’s surgery we’re talking about, and there are several factors which will impact on the… Read more »


My Breast Augmentation : A Real Mum’s Story

Having a breast augmentation procedure, like all surgery, is a life changing experience.  The experience is unique for each woman and you should consider the benefits and potential risks in mind before having your breast implants.  Patient stories and journals are one way you can find out more, along with… Read more »


Can I claim Medicare for a tummy tuck procedure?

The answer to this question is : depends.   You will need to meet certain conditions which have changed since 1 January 2016, in order to claim Medicare Item 30177.  Typically, the patients who will be eligible have had massive weight loss (shown by a drop in BMI) with dermatological… Read more »


A Mummy Makeover patient shares her result!

Background This 35 year old mum, let’s call her “Mummy A”, presented at Dr Milovic’s office with concerns about her deflated breasts and loose tummy muscles after two pregnancies.  Mummy “A” wasn’t planning on having any further children, so she was considering a mummy makeover procedure.  Mummy “A” was also going to… Read more »


Top 3 questions about Mummy Makeover surgery

This month, Dr Milovic is asked about the top 3 questions he was asked by mummy patients in April.   There are of course more questions that are asked about the mummy makeover procedure, but some were asked more frequently than others. “Sharing is caring” : If you like this post, please share it… Read more »


What is a Mummy Makeover?

MUMMY MAKEOVER: Many women experience significant body changes following pregnancy and birth and multiple pregnancies only compound these changes. You might want to refresh your face at the same time or change the shape of your nose. There are several combinations, often done at the same time by a qualified… Read more »