Procedure Guides for Cosmetic Surgery

Procedure Guides for Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery

For patients exploring various plastic surgical options and seeking detailed information about different procedures.

  • Choose your specific procedure guides from below and fill in your details to receive your guide
  • Download the appropriate e-Book with more information
  • Phone us on (03) 8849 1400 for further information or to schedule a confidential consultation.

 

BREAST GUIDES

Breast Augmentation (Augmentation Mammoplasty) Surgery Guide

Download our 2023 Breast Augmentation (Augmentation Mammoplasty) Guide

This complete guide to Breast Augmentation (Augmentation Mammoplasty) Surgery covers everything you need to know about this procedure, including:

  • Your surgery explained
  • How to assess if you are a suitable candidate.
  • Planning for your surgery
  • Answers to most frequently asked questions.
  • Before and after gallery
  • Learn more about Breast Augmentation
Breast Augmentation Guide Download

Breast Reduction Surgery Guide

Download the 2023 Breast Reduction (Reduction Mammoplasty)Surgery Guide

This complete guide to Breast Reduction (Reduction Mammoplasty) Surgery covers everything you need to know about this procedure, including:

  • Your surgery explained
  • How to assess if you are a suitable candidate.
  • Planning for your surgery
  • Answers to most frequently asked questions.
  • Before and after gallery
  • Read more about Breast Reduction
Breast Reduction Guide Download

Breast Lift (Mastopexy) Surgery Guide

Download the 2023 Breast Lift (Mastopexy) Surgery Guide

This complete guide to Breast Lift (Mastopexy) Surgery covers everything you need to know about this procedure, including:

  • Your surgery explained
  • How to assess if you are a suitable candidate.
  • Planning for your surgery
  • Answers to most frequently asked questions.
  • Before and after gallery
  • Read more about Breast Lift (Mastopexy)
Breast Lift Guide Download

Breast Implant Removal Surgery Guide

Download the 2023 Breast Implant Removal Surgery Guide

This complete guide to Breast Implant Removal Surgery covers everything you need to know about this procedure, including:

  • Your surgery explained
  • How to assess if you are a suitable candidate.
  • Planning for your surgery
  • Answers to most frequently asked questions.
  • Before and after gallery
  • Learn more about removing your implants.
Breast Revision Download

Implant Removal and Replacement Surgery

Download the 2023 Breast Implant Removal and Replacement Guide

This complete guide to Breast Implant Removal and Replacement surgery covers everything you need to know about this procedure, including:

  • Your surgery explained
  • How to assess if you are a suitable candidate.
  • Planning for your surgery
  • Answers to most frequently asked questions.
  • Before and after gallery
  • Learn more about Implant Remove and Replace Surgery.
Remove and Replace Download

Male Breast Reduction (Gynaecomastia) Surgery Guide

Download the 2023 Male Breast Reduction (Gynaecomastia) Guide

This complete guide to Male Breast Reduction (Gynaecomastia) surgery covers everything you need to know about this procedure, including:

  • Your surgery explained
  • How to assess if you are a suitable candidate.
  • Planning for your surgery
  • Answers to most frequently asked questions.
  • Before and after gallery
  • Visit the Gynaecomastia Surgery Information page.
Male Brest Reduction Guide Download

Fat Transfer to Breast Guide

Download the 2023 Fat Transfer to Breast Guide

This complete guide to fat transfer to breast surgery covers everything you need to know about this procedure, including:

  • Your surgery explained
  • How to assess if you are a suitable candidate.
  • Planning for your surgery
  • Answers to most frequently asked questions.
  • Before and after gallery
  • Visit the Fat Transfer to Breast Information page.
Fat Transfer to Breast Download

BODY GUIDES

Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck ) Surgery Guide

Download the 2023 Abdominoplasty Surgery Guide

This complete guide to Abdominoplasty surgery covers everything you need to know about this procedure, including:

  • Your surgery explained
  • How to assess if you are a suitable candidate.
  • Planning for your surgery
  • Answers to most frequently asked questions.
  • Before and after gallery
  • Read more about Abdominoplasty Surgery
Tummy Tuck Guide Download

Arm Lift (Brachioplasty) Surgery Guide

Download the 2023 Arm Lift (Brachioplasty) Surgery Guide

This complete guide to Arm Lift (Branchioplasty) surgery covers everything you need to know about this procedure, including:

  • Your surgery explained
  • How to assess if you are a suitable candidate.
  • Planning for your surgery
  • Answers to most frequently asked questions.
  • Before and after gallery
  • Read about Brachioplasty Surgery
Arm Lift Guide Download

Liposuction Guide

Download the 2023 Liposuction Guide

This complete guide to Liposuction covers everything you need to know about this procedure, including:

  • Your surgery explained
  • How to assess if you are a suitable candidate.
  • Planning for your surgery
  • Answers to most frequently asked questions.
  • Before and after gallery
  • Learn more about Liposuction
Liposuction Download

Labiaplasty Guide

Download the 2023 Labiaplasty Guide

This complete guide to Labiaplasty surgery covers everything you need to know about this procedure, including:

  • Your surgery explained
  • How to assess if you are a suitable candidate.
  • Planning for your surgery
  • Answers to most frequently asked questions.
  • Before and after gallery
  • Learn more about Labiaplasty
Labiaplasty Download


FACE GUIDES

Rhinoplasty Surgery Guide

Download the 2023 Rhinoplasty Surgery Guide

This complete guide to nose surgery covers everything you need to know about this procedure, including:

  • Your surgery explained
  • How to assess if you are a suitable candidate.
  • Planning for your surgery
  • Answers to most frequently asked questions.
  • Before and after gallery
  • Learn more on Rhinoplasty
Nose Job Guide Download

Blepharoplasty Guide

Download the 2023 Blepharoplasty Guide

This complete guide to Blepharoplasty surgery covers everything you need to know about this procedure, including:

  • Your surgery explained
  • How to assess if you are a suitable candidate.
  • Planning for your surgery
  • Answers to most frequently asked questions.
  • Before and after gallery
  • Visit the Eyelid Surgery page
Blepharoplasty Guide Download

Facelift Guide

Download our 2023 Facelift (Rhytidectomy) Guide

This complete guide to Facelift (Rhytidectomy) Surgery covers everything you need to know about this procedure, including:

  • Your surgery explained
  • How to assess if you are a suitable candidate.
  • Planning for your surgery
  • Answers to most frequently asked questions.
  • Before and after gallery
  • Learn more about Facelift Surgery
Facelift Guide Download

 

Surgical Journey Guides

Specific Cosmetic Surgery Procedure eBooks – Ultimate Guides for Surgery Patients and Additional Resources for Patients considering Plastic Surgery Click Here.

  • Downloadable – no cost
  • Easy-to-read format
  • Contains helpful research information about various cosmetic surgery options
  • Helps you know which questions to ask your Surgeon

How to use our eBooks:

  • Best read before attending a consultation with a Plastic Surgeon
  • Helps you get the most out of your consultation
  • You can also phone a Patient Care Coordinator on (03) 8849 1400 with questions

Need help planning? Want to understand how to speed up your surgery recovery? If yes, visit our Planning and Recovery Guides pages.

Dr Craig Rubinstein
Dr Patrick Briggs
Dr Broughton Snell
Dr Stephen Kleid
Dr Gary Kode

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Dr Craig Rubinstein

Dr Craig Rubinstein is both a Specialist Plastic Surgeon based in Hawthorn East, Melbourne. With over 20 years of surgical experience especially in all areas of Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery, but particularly in breast surgery. These include Breast Augmentation and Breast Reduction as well as Breast Surgery Revision.

Furthermore, he believes that surgical customisation, precision planning and technical expertise help him to provide optimal surgical outcomes for his patients.

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Dr Patrick Briggs

Dr Patrick Briggs is an internationally trained, Specialist Plastic Surgeon with over 20 years of experience. Dr Briggs began his general surgery training in London and undertook further training in Plastic Surgery in the USA and Ireland.

Dr Briggs has experience across multiple surgical fields. Combined with his experience, Dr Briggs continually attends both conferences and seminars to extend his knowledge and training surrounding the latest and best surgical techniques and equipment.

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Dr Broughton Snell

Dr Broughton Snell is a Specialist Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. His training in Plastic Surgery took place in Australia and the United States of America (USA).

Dr Snell is a fully qualified specialist plastic surgeon having completed his Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in plastic and reconstructive surgery.

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Dr Stephen Kleid

Dr Stephen Kleid is an experienced Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Surgeon (Otolaryngologist) based in Melbourne with a passion for Septo-rhinoplasty, Septoplasty, as well as, a strong interest in Rhinoplasty Revision.

Dr Kleid trained at Melbourne University, then completed surgical training at various hospitals including Royal Melbourne, Royal Children’s, The Eye and Ear and St Vincents. He worked as a surgeon at the University of Florida Medical school for further experience.

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Dr Gary Kode

Dr Gary Kode is a Specialist Plastic Surgeon, with experience in Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery, as well as non-surgical treatments.

Dr Kode is a member of several organisations, including the Australian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS), The International Confederation for Plastic and Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, and he holds a Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

What to do next?

Our Patient Liaison Team can assist with any questions you may have when considering a procedure. You can send in an enquiry form below or call our Melbourne Clinic between 9 am – 5 pm Monday and Friday.

Disclaimer: Results depend on individual patient circumstances and can vary significantly. Results may also be impacted by a variety of factors including your lifestyle, weight, nutritional intake and overall health. Consult your Specialist Plastic Surgeon for details. This information is general in nature and is not intended to be medical advice nor does it constitute a doctor-patient relationship. Surgery risks and complications will be covered in detail during a consultation with your Surgeon.