KM Surgical Treatments & Procedures

At KM Surgical we specialise in minimally invasive and effective cosmetic surgery procedures that can be carried out under local anaesthetic with the option of light oral sedation.  Our focus, in performing your surgery, is also on safety and quick recovery.  

As well as ‘best practice’ techniques at KM Surgical we ensure accurate diagnosis and assessment essential to creating good outcomes.  We have a full range of laser and light based devices as well as in depth experience in the cosmetic surgical procedures and injectable techniques we offer.

We also take an holistic approach, and in the case of facial interventions we understand that facial expression must be preserved and that any facial change must be directed to enhance a healthy and more youthful appearance but not to alter a person’s inherent characteristics and persona.

Cosmetic procedures should never interrupt the delivery of emotion through facial expression and maintained facial feedback is essential.  A natural outcome is what we strive to achieve.  Procedures can help a person to ‘look less severe’ to ‘look less tired or sad’ and this is desirable but they must still look themselves albeit with a more youthful and healthy profile which is the ‘feel good’ factor.

Available procedures & treatments from KM Surgical:


Liposuction (Liposculpture) Body & Facial Contouring

The tumescent liposuction technique has been specially developed by cosmetic dermatologists. It is performed entirely under local anaesthetic and is recognised as the safest form of liposuction. The objective is to improve body contours by removing unwanted fat in a very controlled manner.

Face Lift

The MACS (minimal access cranial suspension) lift is an excellent facelift that elevates the lower two thirds of the face and neck in a natural vertical way reversing the gravitational effect. At KM Surgical the facelift is performed expertly with only light sedation and local anaesthetic.

Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)

There are different types of eyelid surgery and it is important to have a detailed assessment of your eyes and surrounding facial structure.

Fat Transfer (Grafting)

Fat transfer to breasts, buttocks, face, eyelids and back of hands is becoming a preferred way of using your own fat cells to augment areas of fat loss. Other advances are in the management of scars and skin quality with micro and nano fat.

Mole & Lesion Management

Abnormal or unsightly moles and other skin lesions can be treated by our dermatologists in a number of ways ensuring best outcomes with accurate diagnosis.

Mole & Skin Check

The diagnosis and management of skin disorders and diseases can be very complex and is best undertaken by an experienced dermatologist. At KM Surgical & Dermatology Associates we have that expertise.

VASER Lipo™ Microaire™

VASER Lipo® uses an ultrasonic technology that is tissue-selective. Maximum results and minimum downtime are what you can expect with VASER Lipo®.

Dermatology

A dermatologist is the expert you should consult if you have any significant problem with your skin. Dermatology is the science that is concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the skin, hair and nails including skin cancer, melanoma and sun damage.

Cooltech® Fat Freezing (Cryolipolysis)

COOLTECH® is ideal for those who are healthy and in good shape but just have some ‘trouble spots’ that don’t respond to healthy lifestyle and eating. Cooltech® works by freezing (down to -8ºC) the fat deposits causing the fat cells to crystalise and then break down and die.

Mohs Surgery

Mohs micrographic surgery, or Mohs surgery, is a precise surgical technique in which the complete excision of skin cancer is checked by microscopic margin control.

Genesis Plus™ Laser Treatment - Fungal Nails

GenesisPlus™ is a Nd:YAG 1064nm laser that has been cleared by the FDA to be both a safe and effective solution for the treatment of nail infection (onychomycosis).

Mint Lift ® (Threadlifts)

MINT lift®, is a safe and effective moulded PDO thread to lift soft tissues in sagging skin.

Surgical Excision

Surgical excision is aimed at completely removing a skin lesion. This can either be a proven or suspected skin cancer, or a benign (harmless) lesion that is excised for medical or cosmetic reasons. At KM Surgical our focus is on optimal aesthetic outcomes.

Excel V™ 1064nm Laser - Leg Veins & Blue Veins

The Excel V™ laser includes Nd:YAG 1064nm near infrared, an effective long pulsed laser for lower extremity spider veins, peri-orbital veins and other visible blue veins.

PDO Mono Threads

PDO threads are ideal for gently lifting the skin, PDO threads combat ageing in another way: by provoking the body’s ‘healing response’ and causing the fibroblasts to create large surges of collagen in treated areas.

Suction Curettage for Sweating (Hyperhidrosis)

A recent advance in hyperhidrosis treatment is suction curettage of the axillary sweat glands. You can expect immediate reduction in sweating and high percentage possibility of achieving a long term and fully satisfactory reduction in underarm sweating.

Imiquimod

This cream stimulates our own immune system to create an immune response aimed at killing cancer (or virus-infected) cells. This generally leads to an inflammatory response that may include redness, swelling and crusting which is a normal reaction to this treatment.

Cosmetic/Surgical Excision

Cosmetic surgical excision is aimed at completely removing or improving a skin lesion. Many different options are available to a cosmetic dermatologist to achieve optimal results where a practical and aesthetic due is essential.

M22™ ResurFX Fibre Laser

ResurFX™ for is non-ablative resurfacing which is ideal for patients who prefer a gradual treatment approach with little ‘downtime’. Ideal for mild acne scarring and some stretchmarks.

Q-Switched Laser, Pigment Removal

The RevLite® Q-Switched laser provides an excellent way of removing unwanted pigmentation. The RevLite® has several available wavelength and its very short bursts of light energy shatter pigment. It is also safe in darker skin types.

Cryotherapy

Cryotherapy uses liquid nitrogen to treat superficial skin lesions such as actinic keratoses and benign conditions such as viral warts, seborrhoeic keratoses and solar lentigines (age spots).

5-Fluorouracil

Essentially this is chemotherapy in a cream formulation. The chemotherapy agent kills the cancerous cells in the skin selectively while leaving normal skin intact

Excel V™ Genesis™ Laser - Facial

Diffuse redness and rosacea are challenging conditions to treat. The very small, fine network of vessels that creates diffuse redness requires a very short pulse width to treat effectively.

Tattoo Removal (RevLite Laser)

The RevLite® laser provides technology for tattoo and pigment removal while leaving the surrounding skin unharmed. Some tattoos cannot be fully eliminated and additional strategies may be required.

IPL Photo Rejuvenation M22™

M22™ intense pulsed light offers a non-invasive treatment for superficial sun damage and can help redness in fair skin types, providing good cosmetic results (photo-rejuvenation).

Botulinum Toxin

Botulinum toxin is a purified protein that relaxes wrinkle-causing muscles creating a smoothed and rejuvenated and more youthful appearance. It is administered in a simple non-surgical procedure that smooths deep, persistent facial lines that develop over time.

Dermal Fillers

We use dermal fillers which are hyaluronic acid and non-permanent. We recommend the award winning Teosyal® premium dermal filler and a selection of the Juvederm® range.

Allumera®

Allumera® is a light-activated topical cream designed to improve the overall appearance of skin by acting as a photodynamic cosmetic agent.

LED Lightwave™ - Blue, Red and Infrared Light

The LIGHTWAVE™ stimulates collagen and elastin production and enhances tissue repair in wounds and skin healing. LED treatment is helpful for active acne and inflamed tissue.

Fractional Laser (ACTIVE FX™, DEEP FX™ & SCAAR FX™)

Fractional ablative treatments involve treating only a fraction of the skin’ surface, leaving ‘bridges’ of untouched skin to aid in the regeneration process. These are effective treatments for skin ageing, wrinkles, acne and burn scars.

Vbeam™ Perfecta Pulsed Dye Vascular Laser

The Vbeam Perfecta™ is the accepted vascular laser leader for vascular anomalies such as port wine stains and haemangiomas. It is also useful for red hypertrophic and early keloid scars.

LightSheer Duet™ - Laser Hair Removal

Laser hair removal is the most effective solution for reducing unwanted hair. The LightSheer Duet™ diode laser is a state-of-the-art system specially designed to target pigment hair follicles with the 810nm wavelength.

Phi Cosmeceutical

Phi Cosmeceutical's range of skincare products are recommended because they contain only the ingredients needed to get specific results. No parabens, artificial dyes, fragrance or fillers – just proven, active ingredients that will make a difference you can see and feel.

Dermapen™ and SkinPen™ (Skin Needling)

SkinPen™ and Dermapen™ are advanced skin needling technology for damaged face and neck skin.

Excel V™ KTP 532nm Laser - Vascular

The Excel V KTP® Laser works when the yellow/green laser light is absorbed by blood vessels which become heated and precisely destroyed (selective photothermolysis) Because of this, damage to the skin is minimal. A very good laser for facial veins and rosacea.

Skin Flap

A skin flap is a surgical method used to close a surgical wound.

Skin Graft

A skin graft is a piece of skin tissue that is taken from a different site and grafted into a surgical wound to close the defect.

Skin Biopsy

Sometimes your dermatologist may wish to take a skin biopsy to get more information about your skin condition or lesion. This may assist with making correct diagnosis or deciding what the best treatment option is for you. Biopsies are undertaken with local anaesthetic.

Micropigmentation

Micropigmentation is a specialised tattooing process where pigments are implanted into the skin to create a lasting shape and colour.

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)

Skin ageing has a number of contributing factors; environmental (pollution), lifestyle (smoking, sun damage) hormonal factors. PRP helps to reverse this damage.

UVB Phototherapy

UVB is short for ultraviolet B, a part of the light spectrum that has anti-inflammatory effects on your immune system and is useful for treating many conditions like psoriasis and eczema. At KM Surgical our phototherapy lamps are narrowband at 312nm for optimal safety.

Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)

PDT is used for superficial skin cancer, solar keratoses and for facial rejuvenation. Allumera® is a light-activated cream designed to improve the overall appearance of skin by acting as a photodynamic cosmetic agent.

Pro Dermal Planning Peels

Pro dermal planning peels are maintenance facials using medical grade actives. These corrective skin treatments work skin deep, stimulating cellular turnover and normalising cell function. By introducing the skin slowly to active ingredients, we can improve texture, tone and promote hydration.

Skin Care Packages

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