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Dr Merten Receives RealSelf 100 Honor

Our specialist plastic surgeon Dr Steve Merten, FRACS was recently recognised as one of the top 100 doctors in the world on RealSelf, and the only Australian plastic surgeon to be given this honor. RealSelf is the largest online community worldwide dedicated to educating the public about cosmetic treatments and connecting them with aesthetic doctors. The “RealSelf 100” list is compiled annually to recognise board-certified doctors from around the world who have shown their commitment to informing consumers and helping them make smart decisions. The RealSelf 100 award is presented ...
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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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Pure Aesthetics Doctors Among Top Breast Surgeons in the Sydney CBD

You’ve been contemplating your procedure for a while now, but who do you choose to do it? Finding a skilled, reliable and trustworthy plastic surgeon whose visions align with your own can be difficult, yet necessary. At Pure Aesthetics, our aim is to create the most natural-looking results by working closely with each patient and getting to know their wants and needs. We don’t see you as another number, we see you as an individual who is different to every single patient we have had through our doors. Time is ...
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Top Plastics and Cosmetic Procedures in Sydney and Macquarie

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As one of the founders of Macquarie University’s Department of Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery, Pure Aesthetics surgeon Dr Merten provides a wealth of state-of- the-art plastic and cosmetic procedures to patients spanning Sydney City and works directly with Macquarie Hospital. Dr Merten and our team of world class surgeons are at the height of plastics providing everything from face, body, and breasts to post-pregnancy and gynecomastia surgery. Our patients come to us with specific needs for their ever-changing bodies and we provide them with top notch surgeries and non-invasive topical ...
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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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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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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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Do I Need Breast Reduction Surgery?

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During your initial visit with the Dr. Merten you will have a complete physical exam, and a full medical history will be taken. Plastic Surgeon in Sydney, Dr. Steve Merten advises that any potential breast reduction patient should be aware of the possible risks and complications that could occur when this type of plastic surgery procedure, even though these are usually rare and only occur in a small percentage of patients. Who Can Benefit From Breast Reduction Surgery? Breast reduction surgery can offer a number of benefits for certain individuals. ...
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Tips for Recovery After Cosmetic Surgery

There are a wide variety of different types of cosmetic surgeries available to individuals. These procedures, whether rhinoplasty, breast augmentation or a facelift, are done on a day-to-day basis. Research and precision in the medical field has made cosmetic procedures safe as well as practical; and while Sydney Plastic Surgeon Dr. Merten only uses the safest and most natural approaches to cosmetic surgery, it is still important to keeps these tips in mind for recovery after cosmetic surgery. Cosmetic procedures begin with a thorough consultation and evaluation where Dr. Merten ...
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