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Dr. David A. Ross FRACS (PLAST)
Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeon
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21 10, 2017

What is a Haemangioma in Melbourne?

Haemangiomas are also known as “strawberry marks”. Not truly a birthmark, they most often appear during the first six months of an infant’s life. According to some studies, these benign tumors are more common in girls, and low birth-weight or premature Caucasian infants. If your child has one or more of these growths, you may want to consider treatments options for haemangioma in Melbourne.

Dr. David Ross, plastic and cosmetic surgeon, offers each of his patients a variety of treatment...Read More

Posted on October 21, 2017 By David Ross in
14 06, 2017

Protect Your Skin Or Find Yourself In Need Of Skin Cancer Surgery In Melbourne

It may be the start of winter in Melbourne, but that doesn’t mean you are free and clear from the sun’s damaging effects to your skin. Too many people get careless after the summer season ends. They think that, just because the thermometer no longer reads in the high 20s and the sun isn’t blazing away in a cloudless sky, they are no longer susceptible to harmful UV rays.

Quite the contrary. Even on cloudy days and when temperatures have cooled down, your skin is vulnerable to sunburn and...Read More

Posted on June 14, 2017 By David Ross in
27 06, 2016

Define Your Tummy with the Help of Dr. Ross in Melbourne

Some of our hardest victories take a heavy toll on our bodies. The whole process of pregnancy and childbirth brings amazing change. For an obese person, the time and effort it takes to evolve into a slimmer, healthier individual can be so overwhelming. When the goal is achieved, the sense of accomplishment is priceless.

However, with the blessing of a new baby, and a lighter body comes a new problem. When a large amount of weight is dropped in a short period of time, the risk is greater you will end...Read More

Posted on June 27, 2016 By David Ross in
16 09, 2015

Beware of Cut-Price Cosmetic Surgery Deals

With the increased direct access of information to the public through the internet, more and more scams are taking place putting customers at risk.

Many people are sourcing information and shopping on the internet and people considering cosmetic surgery are looking at this forum as well.

However it is becoming increasingly apparent that poorly credentialed practitioners are offering procedures they are not qualified to perform at cut price costs by cutting corners in care and putting patients...Read More

Posted on September 16, 2015 By David Ross in
11 09, 2015

Turn To A Skilled Plastic Surgeon for Your Skin Cancer Surgery in Melbourne

Skin cancer affects a large number of Australians every year. In 2008 alone, it was estimated that over 434,000 people are treated for skin cancer each year. When faced with the diagnosis, proper guidance and support can make the difference in your treatment.

Get The Facts

Skin cancer can be a scary diagnosis, but it’s important to understand the facts of skin cancer moving forward. Not all skin cancer is treated equally. There are three common types of skin cancer.

Basal cell carcinoma is...Read More

Posted on September 11, 2015 By David Ross in
23 07, 2015

Brighten Your Outlook With Blepharoplasty in Melbourne

As we age, our bodies take on a new shape. The youthful skin we once had diminishes to the sight of drooping and wrinkled skin that only seems to worsen with time. These signs of aging seem to intensify in the delicate tissue that surrounds the eyes. Fortunately there is a way to greatly improve your appearance. For individuals looking for a brighter, more youthful appearance, Dr. David Ross of Bayside Plastic Surgery may recommend blepharoplasty.

What is blepharoplasty?

Blepharoplasty, also known as...Read More

Posted on July 23, 2015 By David Ross in
26 02, 2015

What is the best treatment option to manage Gynaecomastia?

Recently I have been studying the outcomes of my patients undergoing surgery to correct their gynaecomastia conditions, while identifying representative cases to upload on our clinical gallery for the assistance of future patients, who may be considering undergoing this procedure.

In undertaking this review I have been interested in the many different presentations of this condition in the patients I have seen, which have required different surgical approaches to attain a satisfactory outcome and...Read More

Posted on February 26, 2015 By David Ross in
20 02, 2015

What is the best procedure to correct my sagging breasts?

Sagging breasts, what Plastic Surgeons call breast ptosis, can be quite a depressing condition causing poor self-confidence and low self-esteem, especially in younger women. It can just result from bad genetics and can happen to teenagers or can be a disappointing consequence of breast feeding one or multiple children or result from extensive weight loss.

Often it is difficult to advise women on the best procedure to correct their sagging breast problem as everyone will be able to accept a...Read More

Posted on February 20, 2015 By David Ross in
13 02, 2015

Which abdominal contouring procedure is appropriate for me?

This is the commonest question posed by patients when presenting for a consultation wanting to improve their truncal appearance. There are often a number of reasons why truncal and abdominal appearance may have deteriorated, commonly this is after childbirth, either single or multiple pregnancies, lax abdominal musculature due to lack of exercise, extensive weight loss or excessive weight gain or even previous abdominal surgery and scarring.

There are three factors that guide the plastic surgeon in...Read More

Posted on February 13, 2015 By David Ross in
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