Our procedures

 

Available ACCESS procedures are:

Bariatric Surgery

Weight loss surgery (gastric sleeve, lap band, bypass) for patients that qualify for the procedure based on body mass index.

For more information, please email The ACCESS Program at
info@accessprogram.org.au.

Post weight loss surgery

If you were obese and lost a significant amount of weight from lifestyle changes including Gastric Sleeve or Gastric Band Surgery, you may be experiencing complications due to excess skin.

After losing the weight, many people require a body contouring procedure.

For more information, please email The ACCESS Program at
info@accessprogram.org.au.

Breast reduction surgery

Female breast reduction (reduction mammoplasty) is a procedure that reduces the size, shape and volume of the breasts to relieve symptoms caused by excessively large breasts. For these women, the surgery can relieve symptoms of back, neck and shoulder pain; rashes and restriction of activities that can be associated large heavy breasts.

For more information, please email The ACCESS Program at
info@accessprogram.org.au.

Shoulder & Elbow Replacement Surgery

Shoulder surgery:  Total or partial shoulder replacement for patients who suffer shoulder joint pain or stiffness caused by conditions such as osteoarthritis (degenerative joint disease), rheumatoid arthritis, rotator cuff tears or past dislocations.
Elbow surgery:   The elbow can undergo degenerative change that leads to pain, stiffness and dysfunction. This can be due to osteoarthritis, inflammatory arthritis or previous trauma.  Some patients may benefit from having a Total Elbow Replacement to improve pain, restore movement and improve quality of life.

For more information, please email The ACCESS Program at
info@accessprogram.org.au.

Hip & Knee Surgery

Total or partial hip or knee replacement for patients who suffer joint pain or difficulty walking or instability caused by chronic pain, degenerative joints, sports injuries or arthritis.

For more information, please email The ACCESS Program at
info@accessprogram.org.au.