Topic: Breast Surgery

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 »


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 »


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 »


My Breast Reduction : A Patient’s Story

One of Dr Milovic’s patients, Janet*, was asked to talk to us about her breast reduction journey.   Janet works as a ward nurse at a regional hospital.  She was finding her job complicated by her very large breasts as well as the pain on her neck and shoulders. Before Surgery Why did… Read more »


Breastfeeding after a mastopexy procedure?

A common question asked during consultations is whether you can breastfeed after a mastopexy or breast lift procedure, and the answer will vary between patients as well as the breast lift technique used. As a general rule, it’s better to wait until you have decided not to have any further children because… 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 »


Mummy Makeover (Part 2) – What you need to know

Following on from my previous post, Mummy Makeover (Part 1) – What you Need to Know, this post will provide an overview of Recovery and Aftercare once you have a Mummy Makeover procedure.   If you haven’t read Part 1, it’s a good idea to go back and read it. Mummy Makeover… Read more »