ASPS issues media releases on topical issues relating to patient safety and plastic surgery care. The most recent media releases can be downloaded below. For media related enquiries, please contact Edwina Gatenby, Director of Maxicom on 0402 130 254 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons supports the request by the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists for a meeting with the NSW Minister for Health, Mr Brad Hazzard.
The Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons has made it easier for those people to select the right surgeon with the launch of our new website that matches surgeons with procedures and location.
ASPS warns cosmetic procedures ‘not without risk’ following cardiac arrest of woman at Sydney beauty clinic Reports of a woman suffering a cardiac arrest during a cosmetic procedure at a Sydney beauty clinic serves as a reminder that no cosmetic procedure is without risk. “This is a terrible incident and our concern is for the …
The Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Australian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons urges women with breast implants to be vigilant in monitoring for any changes or swelling in their breasts and to contact their doctor if this occurs.
FAQs on information about Breast Implant Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL)19 December 2016
MEDIA RELEASE – 20th December 2016
ASPS warns of blindness risk from fillers
Specialist Plastic Surgeons’ statement on Breast Implant Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma Australian specialist plastic surgeons have identified a higher than previously suspected risk of women with breast implants developing a rare form of lymphoma. Today the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) issued an update reporting an increased risk associated with textured and polyurethane breast implants …
All Australian women deserve access to information about breast reconstruction no matter where they live in Australia to ensure they are fully informed about their options following a mastectomy according to the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons. Read the Media Release For more information: Contact Edwina Gatenby: ph. 0402 130 254 or Edwina@maxicom.net.au