There has been a steady increase in the number of facial soft tissue injuries seen in the past  year. Perhaps it is due to us being stuck in Singapore trying to avoid crowding around each other. Outdoor activities such as jogging and cycling have increased. Many of us are doing these activities...
CO2 lasers have been a workhorse for plastic surgeons for many years. They are a powerful tool because the 10600 nm wavelength treats anything that contains water. As the human body is 70 per cent water, we can use CO2 lasers to treat almost any area in the body. But power is nothing without ...
A recent discussion amongst friends centred on the various body piercings that their university age children had undergone. It was an eye opener and made me think of the various problems I had encountered over the years with body piercings. The most common piercings are those made into the earlob...
The east coast of Japan gets all the attention. The axis from Tokyo to Osaka to Kyoto to Fukuoka are where the flights land and where all of us receive our introduction to the wonderful destination that Japan is. Go west I say. Our favourite place in Japan has become Kanazawa. The relatively unex...
As both a consumer of and payee from medical insurance policies, the current adjustments made by the insurance industry to help control costs are mostly welcome. The fee guidelines and 5 % co- payment requirements should help guard against the continual increase in medical costs. This is a good thin...
The Iphone Photos app has a feature which reminds you of what you were doing “On This Day” last year. It’s a good feature but this year it has served to remind me that we haven’t travelled for one year. We were lucky enough to have travelled just before Covid 19 shut everything down. It was ...
Body contouring is a commonly requested improvement requested by patients. But which method should one choose? As there are many options for body contouring which are available, it is important to understand which is the best for you. Speaking to a specialist regarding your issue is important before...
There are many patients who are unhappy with the droopiness of their breasts. This can occur in a younger lady who has large breasts who loses volume or, more commonly, in patients after pregnancy who have developed large breasts whilst breastfeeding their children. After breastfeeding ends, they ar...
About the Doctor
Dr Andrew Khoo
Plastic & Aesthetic Surgeon
FRCS (Edin), FRCS (Glasg),
M Med FAMS (Plastic Surgery)