Monthly Archives: March 2015

Medical Breakthroughs: 3-D Printing, Now for Faces!

If you’re familiar with 3D printers, you already know that they have miraculous applications in medicine. We’re happy to share news on one of the most revolutionary uses of 3D printers to date: recreating life-size models of patients’ heads to assist in the planning of face transplantation surgery. Physicians at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in… Read more »

Non-Surgical Facial Rejuvenation: 6 Million Injections and Counting!

We can’t escape the ageing process, but we don’t have to look our age thanks to an ever-expanding menu of cosmetic enhancement treatments. Rejuvenating, affordable, and accomplished quickly with little downtime, non-surgical facial rejuvenation is winning over more and more Australians every day. It’s not just happening here. Consider these statistics released by the American… Read more »

Comprehensive Research Shows Benefits of Rib Cartilage Rhinoplasty

In their enthusiasm to re-contour their noses, many patients overlook the possible risks and long-term complications associated with this particular facial surgery.A new report released by JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery shares illuminating research from South Korea that points to the long-term benefits of rib cartilage rhinoplasty. JeeHye Wee, M.D., of the National Medical Centre in Seoul,… Read more »

The Dangers of Black Market Injectables & Backyard Facial Plastic Surgery

The Sydney Morning Herald recently reported an alarming trend in NSW that is likely occurring in other states as well. Cosmetic surgery procedures, from seemingly safe dermal filler treatments to complex eyelid surgeries, are routinely performed by unregistered practitioners. Luring unsuspecting consumers with discounted rates, they put their clients… “…at greater risk for poor surgical… Read more »

Dr. Sharad Tamhane

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Dr Sharad Tamhane is trained as a Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) Surgeon and has a practice located in Wollongong.

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Dr. Brandon Hitchcock

Brandon gained his undergraduate degree at the University of Cape Town, South Africa, completing his MBChB in 1985. Gai..

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Dr. David Chin

This surgeon is based in Singapore.

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Dr. John Chaplin

Dr. Chaplin is a surgeon at the surgery Gillies Hospital & Clinics based in NZ.

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