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  1. Dilatation and curettage (D&C)

    27 Aug 2020

    A dilatation and curettage (D&C) is an operation performed on women to lightly scrape away the womb lining...

  2. Breast reconstruction and mastectomy

    30 Jul 2020

    Some women choose to have breast reconstruction surgery to give a similar appearance to the look of their original breast in normal clothes...

  3. Colonoscopy

    30 Jun 2020

    A colonoscopy can be used to look for cancer of the colon (bowel cancer) or colon polyps, which are growths on the lining of the colon...

  4. Hysterectomy

    04 Jun 2020

    The conditions that prompt a hysterectomy can often be treated by other means, and hysterectomy should only be a last resort...

  5. Assisted reproductive technology – IVF and ICSI

    04 Jun 2020

    IVF (in-vitro-fertilization) and ICSI (intracytoplasmic sperm injection) are assisted reproductive treatment (ART) procedures in which fertilisation of an egg occurs outside the body...

  6. Obesity surgery

    21 May 2020

    Obesity surgery is not a form of cosmetic surgery, nor an alternative to good eating habits and regular exercise...

  7. Cosmetic procedures

    15 Dec 2019 Cosmetic procedures

    Cosmetic surgery carries risks and, in some cases, the results are not what you may anticipate...

  8. Abdominoplasty (tummy tuck)

    11 Dec 2019

    A 'tummy tuck', or abdominoplasty, is cosmetic surgery to remove fat and excess loose skin from the abdomen...

  9. Breast augmentation surgery (breast implants)

    11 Dec 2019

    Breast implants are inserted under the skin to create larger breasts...

  10. Breast reduction for women

    11 Dec 2019

    Breast reduction surgery removes excess breast fat, glandular tissue and skin to achieve a breast size in proportion with your body...