Please peruse our frequently asked questions below or contact us for more information.


Does lower eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) remove wrinkles?

Can I sleep on my side after eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty)?

How do I shower after breast reduction surgery (augmentation mammoplasty)?

Can you make your ears smaller without surgery?

Should I receive a breast lift (mastopexy) or reduction (reduction mammaplasty)?

What is breast implant illness?

Can breast implants increase the risk of cancer?

How long does it take to recover from breast implant removal surgery?

Can you remove breast implants?

What is an En Bloc breast implant removal?

How are breast implants removed?

Can I get a breast reduction (reduction mammaplasty) if I am overweight?

How painful is a breast reduction (reduction mammaplasty)?

How long does swelling last after breast reduction (reduction mammaplasty) surgery?

Do tummy tucks (abdominoplasty) last?

Is tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) covered by health insurance?

Does a tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) hurt?

Is male breast reduction (gynaecomastia) surgery safe?

Can I breast feed after a breast lift (mastopexy)?

Can I have a tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) after a caesarean?

How long does it take to recover from breast augmentation (augmentation mammoplasty)?

How safe is breast augmentation (augmentation mammoplasty)?

Should you wear a bra after breast augmentation (augmentation mammoplasty)?

Does body contouring really work?

Can you tighten loose skin?

Will I have loose skin if I lose weight?

What is gynaecomastia?

What are some of the symptoms of gynaecomastia?

How can gynaecomastia be treated?

What’s the difference between a Specialist Plastic Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgeon and a cosmetic surgeon?

Do I need private health insurance?

What can I expect at my consultation?

Will there always be scars after a surgical procedure?

When can I resume normal activities?

Am I a suitable candidate for plastic or cosmetic surgery?

Does a breast lift (mastopexy) make your breasts bigger?

Will a breast reduction (reduction mammaplasty) lift my breasts?

Can you get a breast lift without scars?

What is otoplasty?

Will I have a scar after ear surgery (otoplasty)?

What is blepharoplasty?

How long does it take to recover from an abdominoplasty?

Will I feel any pain after an abdominoplasty?

Will I be able to drive myself home after an abdominoplasty?

What does a facelift (meloplasty) procedure involve?

What can I expect after facelift (meloplasty) surgery?

Is there anything I should do to prepare for facelift (meloplasty) surgery?

Should I opt for a breast lift (mastopexy) or reduction (reduction mammaplasty)?

Is breast reduction (reduction mammaplasty) covered by insurance?

Is breast reduction (reduction mammaplasty) a safe procedure?

At Dr Samuel Yang’s practice, we want our patients to be as informed as possible. That’s why we have put together a list of the most commonly asked questions we get from our patients so that you can peruse these in your own time. If you have a question which is not addressed below, please don’t hesitate to call our friendly and knowledgeable staff on (07) 3257 7950 or click here to fill in our contact form.

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