Whether you’re considering circumcision for your child, yourself or significant other, we’re here to help you make an informed decision.
While there may be many different opinions about whether parents should circumcise their child, what the majority of most Australians don’t realise is that circumcision is still commonplace in Australia with thousands of newborn babies, young children and men circumcised every year for one of 3 reasons:
- Religious or cultural.
- Hygiene and appearance.
- For health reasons.
Understand the benefits, risks and keys to post-procedure care and learn more about what to expect, by booking a consultation with our resident specialist, Dr Tasawar Aslam in Underwood or Logan Central, who has been practising for over 15 years in Australia.
Or reach out to our Qualitas Health Queensland team to find an experienced general practitioner near you.
Dr. Tasawar Aslam MBBS, M.Med, FRACGP, Dip (OH), DAME
Dr. Tasawar Aslam is from Pakistan and graduated from Punjab Medical College Faisalabad, Punjab University, Lahore, Pakistan in 1993 and has been practicing medicine since. He obtained his Fellowship of RACGP in 2014. He has been practicing in Australia since 2003 after moving here. Prior to that he worked in Pakistan, Zambia and Seychelles.
Dr Aslam has special interests in Occupational Health (Aviation Medicine, Diving Medicine Occupational Health/Work Comp), Skin Cancer (All sorts of Flaps/Skin grafts, Wedge Resection of ear, Wedge Resection of Lips), General Surgery (Lips tie, Tongue tie, Excision of oral Lesions/Cysts, All sorts of lumps /Bumps excision, Wedge resection ingrowing Toe nail, Anal Tags excision), Urology (Circumcision –all ages, Vasectomy) Gynae & Obs (Mirena Removal/Insertion, Implanon insertion) amongst General Medicine.
Dr Aslam speaks English, Punjabi and Urdu.