Melbourne Plastic Surgeon
Level 3, 36 Jackson Street
Toorak, Victoria 3142 AU

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5 out of 5 stars Breast Implants

Progress Perfect!! - Richmond, AU

I wanted to wait to provide a review as with Breast surgery most say that you don't know the outcome for up to 12mths. After the surgery I was extremely happy with the results, but wanted to make sure more long term the results were exactly what I wanted. It has nearly been that for me and I could not be happier, the predictions that my surgeon stated were so accurate and true. I truly would...

5 out of 5 stars Breast Reduction

At 20, I Made the Breast Decision of my Life (Breast Reduction Story)

At 20 years of age, I decided I needed a breast reduction. I was a 14 JJ (Australian and UK sizes) and I went down to a 14 DD. I am now 3 months post op exactly. I researched lots of different surgeons and decided on Dr. Kim Taylor. I didn't have to wait very long at all, and am very happy with the result.

5 out of 5 stars Breast Reduction

10h/28h Second Time Doing a Reduction! All done. So happy

Hi everyone. Long time lurker here. Ok so my story is the same as everyone's regarding having huge breasts since very young etc etc. The only difference being that 15 years ago I had liposuction only on my breasts and it removed 900mls in total and took me from a H to a E. At the time I was in my 20's was worried about scarring and potential for breast feeding etc so a full reduction was just...

5 out of 5 stars Breast Implant Removal

Breast Implant Removal and Breast Reduction - Melbourne, AU

After 12 months of research and working out if I wanted new implants, no implants or back to my natural self I went under the knife on the 4 July 16. I has now been 1 week later and I could not have been happier. So the reason why I wanted my implants out - Approximately 13 years ago after breastfeeding two children I was left a AA cup with chicken fillets. So off I popped to Thailand and had...

5 out of 5 stars Breast Implants

Finally a Reality After 10yrs of Dreaming!! - Richmond, AU

I have always wanted to get my breasts enlarged, (as a small C cup). Then I breastfed my 2 children & what little boob I had all but disappeared! My once perky little boobs were saggy & empty looking. I knew then it was something I DEFINITELY wanted done! After years of always having more important things to spend my money on, & talking myself out of surgery due to fear, I...

And So the Journey Begins - Melbourne, AU

Having had a lover hate relationship for so many years with my breasts, I finally decided enough was enough. After months of research I made an apt to see Dr Kim Taylor for an initial consultation. I have decided to proceed with 300cc implants under the muscle (I'm 5ft 11"). I am delighted with my choice of Surgeon, implant and practice. Wow....after 2 decades of hating my breasts,...

5 out of 5 stars Breast Reconstruction with Latissimus Flap

Kim's Surgery Changed my Life - Melbourne, AU

My journey started with breast cancer at the end of 2014. My life was turned upside down. It was determined that it would be in my best interest to have a mastectomy so that is how I met the gorgeous Kim Taylor in early 2015. Kim is such a caring person and I felt comfortable with her immediately. The mastectomy of my right breast involved Diep flap surgery and liposuction to the left breast,...

5 out of 5 stars Breast Implant Revision

Got Rid of the Old Ones! - Melbourne, AU

My old implants (saline) were not as perky when originally put in 17 years ago. They had shrunk and certainly didn't have as much saline in them as i had started out! So Dr Kim Taylor suggested popping in some new and improved ones, and i absolutely LOVE them! It's now been 2 years since having them re-done, and i still go back for a check up each year as Kim wants to make sure everything is...

5 out of 5 stars Breast Implant Revision

Best Choice I Made - Melbourne, AU

I had my breast implant revision by dr Kim and couldn't be happier I was mis shaped and sized from another place. I saw dr Kim and she was so caring and kind she mad the whole experience great and exciting to finally get the results I was hoping for. I'm only 4.5 weeks post op but there way better then I ever thought I could achieve after my first surgery. Huge thanks to dr Kim and ARC plastic...

5 out of 5 stars Breast Implants

26 Year Old Breast Enlargement. Melbourne, AU

I have never been satisfied with my breast size from a young age. Dr Taylor was informative and is a great plastic surgeon. People always give me compliments on how natural they are. I am now able to easily fill out tops and dresses that I never could before. Most importantly I feel beautiful naked, and it has given me a new sense of confidence in my body.

Personal Statement

"I am passionate about excellence in plastic surgery, and my goal is to achieve the best possible surgical outcome for every one of my patients. I believe it is vital to develop a strong rapport with my patients focusing on their reconstructive and cosmetic goals, to achieve their desired results".

Awards & Recognition

ASAPS (Australian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery) Essay Prize, 2008
ASAPS Advanced Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Fellowship recipient, 2009
ASAPS Best Fellow / Maiden Presentation at the ASAPS Conference in Sydney, 2009
Professional Recognition:
Foreign scholar, Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons Breast Surgery Symposium in the USA, 2010
RealSelf Top Doctor

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Taylor has hospital affiliations at Linley Clinic, Epworth Eastern Box Hill, Epworth Hawthorn .


  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Medical: University of Otago, 1996
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Fellow of Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS), Plastic Surgery, 2008
    Breast Reconstruction, Body Surgery and Skin, ARC Plastic Surgery, Melbourne
    Hand and Microsurgery, Royal Children’s Hospital

Treatments offered at Re. Plastic Surgery

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Breast wound not healing - pain and hole getting bigger. (photo)

Sadly, the darkness appears to be your actual implant coming through your wound.  You should seek medical attention immediately - either a local ... READ MORE

Breast Reduction Exercise

Hello, unfortunately the only way to reduce your breasts (& lift them) is by surgery.  No amount of muscle strengthening or exercises will help. If ... READ MORE

Can I wash my nipples after removal of steri-strips? (Photo)

Your wounds look like they are healing very well.  I would be happy for my patients to wash the areas at this point.  I generally, also, recommend t... READ MORE

Can strength training help prevent symmastia? (Photo)

Your breasts look excellent and at 8 weeks it is unlikely that anything you do will significantly change their position. It would be very uncommon for... READ MORE

3 months ago I underwent a tummy surgery. Is it still possible to treat the area again to get the best result? (photo)

Your results overall look quite reasonable.Some of the fullness of your shape appears to be postural (if your muscles have been repaired).  It is ... READ MORE

Am I bottoming out? (photo)

You appear to have quite large implants for your frame.  They do not seem to have any kind of complication like bottoming out or asymmetry.  Enjoy.  ... READ MORE

Uneven breasts after implant removal. Do you think it will get smaller? (Photo)

You do appear to have asymmetry currently.  But never fear, it is very likely that over the next few weeks to months that your breasts will become ... READ MORE

Do I need a lift and implants or would implants alone have the desired look? (Photo)

HiYour breasts look somewhat asymmetrical.  I believe you would get a good result with an implant only on your right, and I believe you would need a s... READ MORE

Borderline lift - help needed (Photos)

Thanks for your photos.Your nipples appear to sit at the level of your folds, thus I wouldn't recommend impalnts only.If you are happy with your ... READ MORE

Would I need a lift with my augmentation? I'm currently a deflated A cup and would like to be a firm, full C. (photos)

I believe a breast augmentation only will give you the look & size that you are after.  Try to have a consultation with a surgeon who uses 3D ima... READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Taylor

Kim Taylor, FRACS has shared 57 before and after pictures with 16 helpful votes from the RealSelf community.

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What Is Recovery Like After a Breast Reduction

Dr. Kim Taylor explains recovery from a breast reduction and what to expect, live from Vegas at VCS 2016. WATCH VIDEO

Am I a Candidate for a Tummy Tuck?

Live from Vegas at VCS 2016, Dr. Kim Taylor answers questions about tummy tucks. WATCH VIDEO

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