Plastic Surgery

Blog – Cosmetic Surgery

How to Choose the Right Plastic Surgeon

Why is the Sydney Plastic Surgeon I Choose so Important and What Should I Look For? Your choice of a Sydney plastic surgeon, whether you are looking for minor cosmetic procedures or more traditional plastic surgery, is one of the most important decisions that you will make. Why is it so important though, and what should you look for when you are evaluating and comparing medical professionals? This is the individual who will be performing your procedure and you want the best experience and optimal results. Some things to look ...
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What to ask a Potential Plastic Surgeon to Make the Right Choice?

What should I ask a potential plastic surgeon before choosing one? Before you choose the right Sydney plastic surgeon for your plastic surgery needs it is important to compare and evaluate a number of medical professionals. There are some questions that you should ask during the initial consultation which can help make your final decision easier and ensure that you get the best possible results. How much experience do you have with my plastic surgery procedure? You need someone who is very familiar and experienced with the plastic surgery procedure ...
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What is the Difference Between Plastic Surgery and Cosmetic Procedures?

What is the Difference Between Plastic Surgery and Cosmetic Procedures? Which One is Better? If you are unhappy with your appearance in some way then there are cosmetic procedures and plastic surgery techniques that can help you look younger or give you a more aesthetically pleasing appearance. This can boost your self esteem and confidence while also helping you get the results that you are hoping for. What is the difference between plastic surgery and cosmetic procedures though? Is one better than the other? Which is right for you? Cosmetic ...
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What is Otoplasty and What Does This Plastic Surgery Involve?

Otoplasty, commonly called ear surgery, is a fairly common type of cosmetic surgery which can be performed on children and adults both. During the procedure the Sydney plastic surgeon will alter the shape, change the position, or adjust the proportion of your ears. If your ears affect how you feel about your appearance or your level of self esteem then you may want to consider otoplasty. Why is Ear Surgery Performed? There are a number of reasons why ear surgery may be performed. If you were born with a structural ...
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What are my Options When it Comes to Body Contouring?

Body contouring is one of the most common cosmetic procedures performed, and there are many different options for improving the appearance of specific areas on your body. Many men and women both find that they have developed stubborn areas of body fat that are almost impossible to eliminate, even with the strictest diet and regular exercise. A Sydney plastic surgeon can help you determine which fat reduction and body contouring methods are right for your cosmetic goals. Some of these methods are non invasive with little or no down time ...
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Are There Any Risks Involved with Cosmetic Surgery?

Every type of cosmetic surgery carries some risks according to Sydney Plastic Surgeon Dr Steve Merten, but these can be very small or very large in each individual case. Even minor cosmetic procedures which are minimally invasive like muscle relaxing injections and dermal fillers can be risky because the injection site may become infected or the end results may not always be what you expected. The risks involved are far less if you only consider highly qualified and experienced cosmetic surgeons. Trying to save a few bucks by choosing a ...
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Am I a Good Candidate for Facelift Surgery?

Facelift surgery can be a highly beneficial procedure for the right candidate. At Pure Aesthetics, we offer different variations of this popular procedure to address each patient’s specific problem areas. Whether you need a mini, mid, or full facelift, Dr Steve Merten will determine your candidacy during the consultation process. If you are unhappy with the effects ageing has had on your facial appearance and are in generally good health, you may be a good candidate for facelift surgery. At the time of your consultation, Dr Merten will assess your ...
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Welcome to Our New Plastic Surgery Website

From our entire team at Pure Aesthetics, welcome to our new practice website! We have always put a high value on the patient research process and have done our best to supply you with a comprehensive source of information to learn more about our procedural offerings. Whether you’re looking for details on rhinoplasty, abdominoplasty, breast enlargement, or another procedure, we encourage you to browse through our updated resource. We are pleased to present our newly designed website and hope you find it beneficial in your search for plastic surgery information. ...
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8 Questions You Should Always Ask to Find the Top Plastic Surgeons

1. Does the Plastic Surgeon Have Experience With Your Cosmetic Procedures? According to Sydney Plastic Surgeon Dr Steve Merten one of the most important factors with any plastic surgery is the experience of the medical professional. You should look for a specialist who performs the cosmetic procedures and plastic surgery techniques that you are looking for on a regular basis. 2. What is the Standard Charge for the Desired Plastic Surgery? Each plastic surgeon will set their own rates for cosmetic procedures and plastic surgery options, and this rate can ...
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How Old Is Too Old For Cosmetic Plastic Surgery?

In recent times, the subject of age has become increasingly prevalent in discussions of cosmetic plastic surgery. With all of the focus being placed on age, the topic of the health implications of cosmetic plastic surgery is all but lost in the mass media. While it is true that some procedures may not be as popular for the over 65 crowd, there is really no reason except for poor health to avoid cosmetic plastic surgery at an older age. In fact, some of the most common procedures are best suited ...
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