Procedures

Abortion

Abortion

Abortions are usually carried out to avoid unwanted or unplanned pregnancies, or pregnancies that are dangerous to the mother. Abortions can be achieved by a variety of surgical methods in Australia, including vacuum evacuation, vacuum aspiration and dilation, and curettage ... Read More »

Vasectomy

Vasectomy

Vasectomy is a surgical procedure for male sterilisation, that is, surgery which makes a man unable to conceive. It involves severing the vas deferens (the tube linking the testicles to the ejaculatory ducts in the penis) and in most cases ... Read More »

Testosterone Replacement Therapy

Testosterone Replacement Therapy

Testosterone replacement therapy is a treatment in which additional testosterone is added to a man’s body (e.g. by injecting medicines that contain testosterone), to increase the concentration of testosterone in his body. It is used to treat hypogonadism, a condition ... Read More »

Should I get Cosmetic Surgery

Should I get Cosmetic Surgery

Cosmetic surgery is a procedure for which there is no medical need, but from which a person may experience significant, sometimes life-long, complications. As such, anyone considering cosmetic surgery must weigh up the potential risks and benefits of the surgery, ... Read More »

Cosmetic Surgery

Cosmetic Surgery

Cosmetic surgery refers to a surgical procedure undertaken to reshape and change the appearance of a body part. It may change the structure, position, colour or texture of a body part or feature and is initiated by an individual who ... Read More »

Breast Reduction

Breast Reduction

What is breast reduction? Breast reduction surgery is also known as reduction mammaplasty or mammoplasty. It is a cosmetic surgical procedure aimed at reducing large or sagging breasts to a more comfortable size and shape. Why is breast reduction done? ... Read More »

Penis Enlargement

Penis Enlargement

Normal anatomy of the penis The penis forms part of the male external genitalia and is the common outlet for urine and semen. It consists of an internal root, and the externally visible body and glans. The root of the ... Read More »