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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a consultation?

Bewtween $185 and $250 ; with a referral there may be a medicare rebate of around $70.

When is the next available appointment?

Regular consultations/treatments are usually 3 months ahead. IF you have a cancer needing urgent treatment, we ask you to get the referral to us ASAP and we will prioritise an appointment within the next 1 to 2 weeks. We run a cancellation list also, and it moves along reasonably quickly.2

Do I need a referral?

To see Mr Archer about non-cosmetic problems, you will, in order to claim the Medicare rebate of around $70. To see a Dermal Clinician or Mr Archer regarding purely cosmetic issues, no referral is necessary

Where are you and where can I park?

We are on the 1st floor of 51-55 City Rd “Cityview” building, directly opposite the entrance to Southgate. Parking on City road is LIMITED BY A CLEARWAY before 10am and after 3.30pm AND THEY TOW AWAY!!!! Half-hour parking is available unmetered in Fawkner St, behind our building. The cheapest car park is the Ballet Centre.4

What does he specialise in?

Mr Archer is a Specialist Plastic Surgeon, trained in all areas of plastic surgery, and as an Examiner in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery for the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, he maintains up to date knowledge of the broad spectrum of practice. He does however focus most of his time on facial aesthetics and breast surgery.

Is he a Cosmetic surgeon?

No. Mr Archer is a Specialist Plastic Surgeon – a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, and the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons.6

What hours are you open

Monday to Friday 9-5 with appointments outside these times available by special arrangement7

Which hospitals do you operate in?

Epworth Cliveden in East Melbourne and Stonnington Day Surgery in Malvern

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