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March 10, 2020

Will spider veins go away?

Before we deal with this key question in-depth, it is useful to explain what spider veins are, and how they appear. The official medical term is telangiectasias and other descriptive terms often used are ‘broken capillaries’ or ‘thread veins’.
February 25, 2020

All eyes are on a non-surgical treatment that targets periorbital veins

Prominent “reticular” veins (periorbital veins) around the eyes are a common concern, patients globally are unaware they can be effectively and safely treated non-surgically.
February 25, 2020

Could your job be causing you pain

Some work can be a pain in the neck, but a number of diverse professions in regional Victoria can also be a pain in the leg, according to a leading Victorian vein doctor.
January 15, 2020

Fight the FIGHT: Fighting Fraudulent, Illicit Global Hair Transplants

The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) is the leading authority on hair loss treatment globally. The not-for-profit medical organisation represents 1,200 members across the world and aims to ensure that all hair loss treatments and surgeries follow the highest standards of medical practice and ethics.
November 20, 2019

Does crossing your legs give you varicose veins?

There is a myth surrounding the uncomfortable protruding veins on the legs that seem to appear almost from nowhere as we age. This myth persistently catches most people out, because they have assumed all their lives that their varicose veins were caused by something they did during their lifetime.
October 22, 2019

Move over microblading, eyebrow transplants transform the brow game

If you’re a devotee of beauty bloggers, follow Instagram influencers, or even just strike up conversations with random ladies in public bathrooms, you’ll know that almost every woman swears by at least one tried and tested beauty hack designed to save them time, simplify their beauty routine and boost their confidence without breaking the bank.
September 3, 2019

Considering liposuction? How to ensure you get the best medical care.

Cosmetic procedures, as with any form of operation, are not without the risk of complications. Therefore, if you’re considering receiving any form of cosmetic surgery, you should learn about the procedure and educate yourself on the associated risks, as well as how to minimise those risks.
August 28, 2019

Dr Peter Paraskevas presents at the ACCS Liposuction ADVANCED Workshop

Dr Peter Paraskevas was again proud to represent the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery (ACCS) at the Liposuction Advanced Workshop over the weekend.
August 27, 2019

Dr Paraskevas Presents at the ACCS and the ACP Annual Sclerotherapy Workshop 2019

Dr Paraskevas of Vein Health Medical Clinic (part of Paras Clinic) was once again honoured to represent the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery (ACCS) and the Australasian College of Phlebology (ACP) at the Annual Sclerotherapy Workshop for ACCS registrars in Melbourne.
August 8, 2019

Dr Peter Paraskevas presents at the ACCS Liposuction Basic Workshop

Dr Peter Paraskevas was proud to present at the annual Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery Liposuction Basic Workshop recently.