MBBS, BMedSci(Hons), FRACS (Plas), OAM
SPECIALIST PLASTIC, COSMETIC & RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGEON
You’re in good hands
With over 15 years’ experience as a Plastic, Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Dr Bernard Carney provides specialist, personalised care for his patients. He is passionate about giving back to the community, being involved in rural health, professional representation, education at many levels and volunteering.
Whether your needs are reconstructive or cosmetic, Bernard can offer a range of procedures.
Learn more about each procedure below.
These procedures are particularly beneficial for patients who have lost weight either through diet and exercise or following bariatric surgery.
Abdominoplasty or tummy tuck is a procedure where excess skin is removed from the lower abdomen and the skin is tightened to restore abdominal shape.
Liposuction is commonly used to improve the contour of the body, particularly the neck and submental area of the face, abdomen, flanks, hips and thighs.
Face and neck lifts are generally performed to help address the effects of ageing, and can also assist facial nerve palsy, trauma and severe acne scarring.
Otoplasty helps correct prominent ears and can be performed in children from the age of 4 years and onwards.
Upper blepharoplasty involves removing excess skin and muscle from the upper eyelid for cosmetic purposes or to assist with visual obstruction.
Breast augmentation can help address lack of breast development, breast asymmetry and glandular loss combined with excess skin.
Breast reduction, often performed with a breast lift (mastopexy), can help address shoulder, upper back and neck discomfort, and improve posture.
Breast reconstruction following mastectomy can be performed using soft tissue from other parts of the body or prosthetic material, or a combination of both.
Male breast reduction is a commonly performed procedure for boys and men to correct hormonal breast growth.
Bernard has extensive experience in performing hand surgery on both children and adults.