Monthly Archives: September 2014

Feeling No Pain: Blepharoplasty Anaesthesia

Blepharoplasty, the umbrella term for both upper and lower eyelid surgeries, is a procedure that requires some form of anaesthesia. There are three types of anaesthesia – local, sedative and general anaesthesia.  Why would a surgeon choose one type of anaesthesia over another? Do some forms of sedation cause more problems than others? These are… Read more »

5 Questions for Your First Face Lift Consultation

Are you considering facelift surgery and trying to identify the best possible surgeon, and feeling a little stuck? That’s natural. If you’ve never had a facelift or cosmetic enhancement, you may have no idea what questions to ask. Or you may feel that asking questions about a surgeon’s background or credentials is inappropriate. You should… Read more »

Revision Rhinoplasty: Will a Different Surgeon Get Different Results?

Rhinoplasty has one of the highest revision rates of all cosmetic surgery procedures. It’s estimated that 15-20% of patients opt for revision nose surgery, also known as secondary rhinoplasty and revision rhinoplasty. The two main reasons people cite are Dissatisfaction with the way their nose looks Dissatisfaction with the way it functions The goal of… Read more »

Body Dysmorphic Disorder – Can You Trust Your Eyes?

“If a patient thinks about their appearance a hundred times a day, that needs to be looked at as a possible red flag.” – Dr. Jonathan Sykes, Professor and Director of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of California/Davis Do you like what you see when you look in the mirror? Many people don’t and… Read more »

Dr. Matthew Leaper

Matthew Leaper graduated from Otago Medical School in 1996. He has since worked in New Zealand, Australia and United Kin..

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Dr. Christopher Thomson

Dr. Thomson is a surgeon at the surgery Specialists at NINE based in NZ.

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Dr. Eduard Pudel

I practice in Brighton, Victoria and live locally in Brighton with my wife, Alla, and three beautiful children. Two boys..

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Dr. Gillian Dunlop

My fundamental aim is to create well functioning sinuses and a nose of pleasing and natural appearance. As an internatio..

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