Category: Body

Tummy Troubles

Tummy Troubles

February 2, 2017April 18, 2018

Having a baby is one of the most wonderful things we can do. That little person growing inside us is a fantastic and exciting experience. Unfortunately sometimes our tummies don’t fit in with that wonderful experience. Even when we try very hard and get our weight back down as well as exercise, our tummies can...

Gynaecomastia

Gynaecomastia

February 2, 2017April 18, 2018

The development of “Manboobs” is not an uncommon problem but it is a very embarrassing one for a large number of men. We traditionally think of it occurring in older men who are gaining weight but it can occur at any age. It is sometimes even seen in babies. The other period when it is...

FAQs

FAQs

February 2, 2017April 18, 2018

Whilst it would seem that plastic surgery is new and topical, it has, in fact, been around for a long time. Its origins date back to the fourth century BC where plastic surgery was performed to reconstruct noses which were amputated as a punishment for infidelity. People often  ask what the word plastic means and...

A Stitch In Time

A Stitch In Time

February 1, 2017April 18, 2018

Patients often ask me about appropriate timing for their elective cosmetic surgery operations. “Is now the right time to have this done?” is a very common question. It comes from all types of people considering operations across the whole spectrum of cosmetic plastic surgery. It sounds like a simple question but in fact it is...

Who Does Cosmetic Surgery?

Who Does Cosmetic Surgery?

February 1, 2017April 18, 2018

The word plastic is of Greek origin and it means malleable or changeable. This is the origin of the description Plastic Surgery. Plastic Surgery is surgery to change the appearance of a person. Plastic Surgery has its origins in Reconstructive Surgery. The very early records suggest that it goes back over five thousand years. In...

Cosmetic Lifestyle

Cosmetic Lifestyle

February 1, 2017April 18, 2018

Cosmetic surgery has been a ‘hot’ media topic in recent times. From magazines dedicated to plastic surgery to television shows like ‘Nip and Tuck’ and ‘Extreme Makeover’, people are intrigued with the possibility of an instant ‘body beautiful’. Figures from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery show that cosmetic procedures (surgical and non-surgical) performed...

The Plane Truth

The Plane Truth

February 1, 2017April 18, 2018

When a woman is considering Breast Augmentation there are many questions that need to be answered, including what plane is best for insertion of the prosthesis. Traditionally, the prosthesis has either been inserted in front of the muscle (prepectoral) or behind the muscle (subpectoral). More recently a third plane, situated in front of the muscle...

Considering Cosmetic Surgery

Considering Cosmetic Surgery

May 21, 2015April 18, 2018

Considering cosmetic surgery If you are considering cosmetic surgery, this FREE SEMINAR will equip you with the knowledge to make the best choices for your special procedure. Meet Newcastle’s most qualified and experienced Cosmetic and Plastic Surgeon Dr John Newton Discover VECTRA® 3D imaging the latest technology in cosmetic plastic surgery Understand the risks associated...