Topic: Cosmetic Surgery

What’s the difference between a cosmetic surgeon and Plastic Surgeon?

This is a common question, and we don’t blame patients for feeling confused.  Marketing can gloss over these important details. This infographic, provided by Sientra (US implant company), shows the years that go into becoming a Plastic Surgeon. By way of comparison in Australia, just replace the words “Board Certified”… 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 »


Safety before profits: why cosmetic surgery is ripe for regulation | SBS News

Every person considering cosmetic surgery procedures should read this article as part of the research process – it explains how cosmetic surgery has become such an unregulated industry.  Safety should always be before profits.  It is not just the ability to perform a procedure that counts; it is the ability and… 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 »


From Consultation to Cosmetic surgery – what to expect in a nutshell (Part 2)

I’m back to finish Part 2 of my guest article, which if you missed it, please find it here : From Consultation to Cosmetic Surgery – what to expect in a nutshell (Part 1).  Thanks for the great feedback after Part 1,  I hope you equally find this second instalment useful… Read more »


5 reasons to delay your cosmetic surgery

Should I have cosmetic surgery? You feel like you are ready to go ahead with your cosmetic surgery, and you may think you have every base covered.   But, your Plastic Surgeon’s ethics and years of experience have led them to advise you to delay your surgery.    Most patients are realistic, and once the reasons… Read more »