Monthly Archives: October 2014

Medical Tourism: Buyer beware

Media Release ‘Buyer beware’ – Plastic Surgeons warn of overseas surgery risks Australians should be very cautious about travelling overseas for cosmetic or plastic surgery procedures. The death of a British woman following cosmetic surgery in Thailand has prompted the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) to again warn people of the risks of ‘cosmetic …

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Cosmetic Tourism Checklist

Patients often say that cost is the main reason for choosing to travel overseas for cosmetic surgery. However, if there are complications with surgery and revisions are needed, that initial cost can increase significantly. It is therefore important to assess all the risks involved before making an informed decision. Patients need to do their homework …

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