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Breast Implants: How to Avoid Poor Results

29th August 2018

Breast implants can be life-changing. You may have decided to undergo surgery because you are unhappy with the size or shape of your breasts or want to restore fullness after childbirth. For such an important…

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Dr Kalus Talks Breast Operation Trends at 2018 ASAPS Conference

28th August 2018

Dr Allan Kalus recently attended the 2018 Australian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS) Conference in Auckland, where he was interviewed about breast operation trends. In the video, he discusses the rising popularity of fat transfer, a…

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Cosmetic Surgery vs Aesthetic Plastic Surgery – What’s the difference?

28th August 2018

Recently, on The Four Corners programme, the underbelly of cosmetic surgery was revealed. It was discussed how some cosmetic doctors misrepresent themselves as surgeons. This is supported by glossy advertisements that can encourage vulnerable people…

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Removal of Silicone Implants & Replacement with Your Own Fat

23rd August 2018

This morning I operated on two women for removal of their silicone implants and replacement with their own fat. The first was a professional dancer from New York who had had her 350 cc silicone…

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Breast Implants: What You Need to Know

23rd August 2018

It is estimated that about 20,000 breast implants are inserted each year in Australia. But did you know that one of the commonest operations now performed by plastic surgeons is the removal of breast implants? …

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Cosmetic Surgery vs Aesthetic Plastic Surgery: What’s the Difference?

22nd August 2018

Recently on ABC's Four Corners programme, the underbelly of cosmetic surgery was revealed. It was discussed how some cosmetic doctors misrepresent themselves as surgeons. This is supported by glossy advertisements that can encourage vulnerable people into…

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Removal & Replacement of Breast Implants by Fat Transfer

22nd August 2018

Now that fat transfer to the breasts has become an accepted method of breast augmentation, we are seeing a lot of women who would like their implants removed and replaced with their own fat.  Some…

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Breast Implants–What Warranty Is Provided?

31st July 2018

Most manufacturers of breast implants provide some sort of warranty which applies in the event of leakage of the implant. At Avenue Plastic Surgery, we prefer to use Mentor implants, as implant failure is extremely…

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I’m Worried About ALCL–What Should I Do?

24th July 2018

Each week we receive many enquiries from women who are worried about their risk of developing ALCL (Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma).  In fact, there are tens of thousands of women in Australia who have had…

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Doctors with Daughters!

12th June 2018

We are excited to announce the launch of a new novel which, judging by pre-sales in Australia and overseas, is destined to be a best seller! The novel, titled The Book Ninja was written by Michelle…

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