Exercise after Belt Lipectomy

Exercise after Belt Lipectomy – Post Weight Loss Surgery

When to Resume Exercise after Belt Lipectomy Resuming exercise after a belt lipectomy as part of your weight loss experience is an important step that can help with recovery. This initial phase post-surgery is important for setting the foundation of a long-term commitment to physical well-being. The focus here is on understanding the importance of
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Medicare for Thigh Lift

Medicare for Thigh Lift Surgery

Medicare Coverage for Thigh Lift Surgery Thigh lift surgery, a procedure designed to reshape the thighs by reducing excess skin and, in some cases, fat, aims to result in smoother skin and better-proportioned contours of the thighs and lower body. This surgery is particularly relevant for those who have experienced significant weight changes, leading to
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How to prepare for abdominoplasty

Preparing for Abdominoplasty Surgery

Your Guide to Preparing for Abdominoplasty Surgery Abdominoplasty is a complex surgical procedure aimed at removing excess skin from the abdominal area. In this blog, Sydney Specialist Plastic Surgeon Dr Michael Kernohan aims to provide you with thorough and practical advice on preparing for abdominoplasty surgery, ensuring you are well-informed and ready for both the
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Medicare for Gynaecomastia

Will Medicare Cover My Gynaecomastia Surgery?

Medicare Coverage for Gynaecomastia Surgery in Australia Gynaecomastia, a condition marked by the enlargement of breast tissue in males, is a topic that often raises many questions and concerns. This condition, while not widely discussed, affects a significant number of men at various stages of their lives. The reasons behind its development can range from
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Abdominoplasty and Hernia Repair

Combining Tummy Tuck – Abdominoplasty and Hernia Repair Surgery

Integrated Approach to Tummy Tuck – Abdominoplasty and Hernia Repair Surgery Combining abdominoplasty, commonly known as a tummy tuck, with hernia repair surgery is not just a fusion of two distinct procedures; it is a strategic decision tailored to address aesthetic and functional concerns of patients in a single intervention. In this blog, Sydney Specialist
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Medicare for Arm Lift

Medicare for Arm Lift Surgery

Does Medicare Cover Arm Lift Surgery in Sydney? Arm lift surgery, medically termed ‘brachioplasty’, is a procedure performed to alter the appearance of the upper arms. This type of surgery is considered by individuals seeking to remove excess skin and fat between the underarm and the elbow. The primary objective is to reshape this part
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Sleep after Abdominoplasty

Tips for Sleeping after Abdominoplasty Surgery

Comfortable Sleep after Tummy Tuck – Abdominoplasty Surgery Undergoing abdominoplasty is a significant step that involves also a journey towards healing and recovery. An often overlooked yet essential aspect of this journey is the quality of sleep you get post-surgery. Sleep, a vital component of any recovery process, can be particularly challenging after such a
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Medicare for Body Lift

Medicare for Body Lift Surgery to Remove Excess Skin

MBS Item Numbers for Body Lift Surgery Body lift, a complex surgical procedure, has raised numerous questions regarding its coverage under Medicare. The answer to whether this procedure can be claimed on Medicare isn’t straightforward. It involves a complex interplay of medical guidelines, individual circumstances, and specific Medicare policies. In this blog, Sydney Specialist Plastic
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Sleeping better after body lift surgery

Tips for Sleeping after Body Lift Surgery

The Importance of Proper Sleep Post-Surgery In the process of recuperating from body lift surgery, sleep emerges as a key component. Its importance cannot be understated, especially in the context of surgical recovery. When you sleep, your body undergoes a remarkable transformation, shifting from the day’s activities to a state of healing and rejuvenation. This
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Medicare for Fleur de Lis Abdo

Will Medicare Cover My Fleur De Lis Surgery?

Medicare Cover for Fleur De Lis Surgery Navigating the complexities of healthcare coverage can often be confusing, particularly when it comes to specialised surgical procedures such as Fleur de Lis (Abdominoplasty) surgery. In Australia, Medicare plays a central role in providing access to necessary medical treatments, but understanding what is covered, especially for specific surgeries,
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Reducing Bruising after Fleur De Lis Surgery

Reducing Bruising after Fleur De Lis Surgery

Causes and Solutions to Manage Bruising after Fleur De Lis Surgery Undergoing Fleur De Lis surgery is associated with significant changes in body contour. However, like all surgical procedures, it comes with its share of post-operative challenges, one of which is bruising after Fleur de Lis surgery. In this blog, Sydney Specialist Plastic Surgeon Dr
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Gynaecomastia Scars

Gynaecomastia Scars – Treatment, Healing and Fading

Healing Stages and Effective Treatments for Gynaecomastia Scars Gynaecomastia, a term that might seem daunting to understand, refers to the enlargement of breast tissue in males. This condition is often a source of discomfort; however, understanding it can help you manage it effectively. Gynaecomastia results from an imbalance in the hormones estrogen and testosterone and
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Wearing compression garments after abdominoplasty

Wearing Compression Garments after Tummy Tuck- Abdominoplasty

Why wear Compression Garments after an Abdominoplasty? Abdominoplasty is one of the most common aesthetic procedures and involves the removal of excess fat and skin in order to obtain a firmer abdomen. One of the most important elements for recovery after abdominoplasty surgery is wearing an abdominal corset or compression garment. The compression garment is
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Tummy tuck scar treatment

Abdominoplasty Scar Treatment, Healing and Fading

Understanding Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty) Scars Tummy tuck (Abdominoplasty) surgery is a popular cosmetic procedure used to remove excess skin and fat from the abdomen while tightening the underlying muscles. This results in a flatter, firmer, and more contoured stomach. However, as with any surgery, scarring is an inevitable part of the healing process. Abdominoplasty scars
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What is diastasis recti

What is Diastasis Recti? – Split Tummy Muscles

Solutions for Split Tummy Muscles after Pregnancy Diastasis recti also referred to as diastasis rectus abdominis or diastasis is a separation of rectus abdominis muscles that can occur during pregnancy. The rectus abdominis muscle is present vertically on the front side of your stomach. This is the six-pack abs region and is divided into left
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Recovery after abdominoplasty

Recovery after Tummy Tuck or Abdominoplasty

Timeline and Tips for Recovery after Abdominoplasty Surgery An abdominoplasty procedure is very popular body surgery. Losing a significant amount of weight or going through multiple pregnancies can leave you with saggy skin folds on the abdomen. This saggy skin can be removed during the abdominoplasty procedure and the abdominal muscles can be strengthened. The
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