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Anal problem?

Cosmetic Surgery

Approximately 3 years ago, I had some haemorrhoids & anal skin tags removed, but since then I have had occasional external bleeding after a bowel movement (wiping) and during anal sex. Then 6 months ago, I had more surgery for haemorrhoid removal, but again, no changes. Recent colonoscopy revealed no issue. Is there a form of cosmetic surgery that can help? Reconstructive surgery? Devastated atm.

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Fat Necrosis Following Brest Reduction

Breast Augmentation

I am 6 months out from breast reduction surgery and have a huge, painful fat necrosis that is 75% of my left breast. It developed on day 2 following surgery. I’ve been having lymphatic drainage/massage for months, which has helped tremendously. However, this knot has never reduced in size, is quite painful and has caused a deformity. At what point should I consider surgical removal? Thank you!

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How crucial are overlapping edges of cut skin?

Wound Care

The scar is 2 weeks old. After stitches were removed it became obvious that skin edges were overlapped. It resulted in skin step formation on the left side of scar. The suture have almost healed up. Will this stepping skin stay as it is? Is there any chance it could flatten? Should I go to surgeon and ask to redo it?

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Anal problem?

Cosmetic Surgery

Approximately 3 years ago, I had some haemorrhoids & anal skin tags removed, but since then I have had occasional external bleeding after a bowel movement (wiping) and during anal sex. Then 6 months ago, I had more surgery for haemorrhoid removal, but again, no changes. Recent colonoscopy revealed no issue. Is there a form of cosmetic surgery that can help? Reconstructive surgery? Devastated atm.

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Fat Necrosis Following Brest Reduction

Breast Augmentation

I am 6 months out from breast reduction surgery and have a huge, painful fat necrosis that is 75% of my left breast. It developed on day 2 following surgery. I’ve been having lymphatic drainage/massage for months, which has helped tremendously. However, this knot has never reduced in size, is quite painful and has caused a deformity. At what point should I consider surgical removal? Thank you!

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How crucial are overlapping edges of cut skin?

Wound Care

The scar is 2 weeks old. After stitches were removed it became obvious that skin edges were overlapped. It resulted in skin step formation on the left side of scar. The suture have almost healed up. Will this stepping skin stay as it is? Is there any chance it could flatten? Should I go to surgeon and ask to redo it?

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Naval open with discharge

Tummy Tuck

Hi I had a tummy tuck back in 2017 and the following year I was having discharge from navel and it was showing like a red purple pimple. Was referred to see open wound center but they don’t know what is it sticking out. Here I’m in 2022 with an abcess 1.1cm by 3.7cm went to er and the medical Surgeon didn’t want to drain and do surgery because this was related to a plastic surgery. What can I do

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Now a Natural Woman!!

Breast Implant Removal

I have had breast implants for over 40 years, subpectoral and mostly silicone. At age 71, I decided to have them removed and proceeded to do research on the subject. The fotos are 6 weeks postop. I was an A cup initially. I am a C cup now. I decided to leave the capsules alone. I had them removed under local anesthesia for $720, I have Dr. Curtis Wong in Redding, Calif to thank for this!!

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Post Bariatric Surgery Meal Plan

Nonsurgical Fat Reduction

Recommended Meal Plan for Two to Six Months Post-Surgery 3 servings milk and dairy products (nonfat and low-fat) 3 servings meat or meat alternative (lean and low-fat) 3 servings starch (limit bread and rice) 2 servings vegetable (well-cooked only) <a href='https://fitoont.com/post-bariatric-surgery-meal-plan/'>post Bariatric surgery meal plan</a>

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Now a Natural Woman!!

Breast Implant Removal

I have had breast implants for over 40 years, subpectoral and mostly silicone. At age 71, I decided to have them removed and proceeded to do research on the subject. The fotos are 6 weeks postop. I was an A cup initially. I am a C cup now. I decided to leave the capsules alone. I had them removed under local anesthesia for $720, I have Dr. Curtis Wong in Redding, Calif to thank for this!!

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Post Bariatric Surgery Meal Plan

Nonsurgical Fat Reduction

Recommended Meal Plan for Two to Six Months Post-Surgery 3 servings milk and dairy products (nonfat and low-fat) 3 servings meat or meat alternative (lean and low-fat) 3 servings starch (limit bread and rice) 2 servings vegetable (well-cooked only) <a href='https://fitoont.com/post-bariatric-surgery-meal-plan/'>post Bariatric surgery meal plan</a>

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Patient Testimonials & Vlogs

How Facial Recognition Technology Is Improving Your Plastic Surgery

Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Facial recognition technology can quantify how effectively your procedure has refreshed your appearance. It may also help a surgeon assess a patient's pain level during surgery. Ask your plastic surgeon how your procedure may impact life in the digital world.


Why a Breast Reduction Includes a Lift

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

DYK a breast reduction includes a breast lift? It's true. Taking away tissue helps, but the lift aspect can provide tremendous relief to neck, back and should pain. Also, the areola will get smaller. How's that? It's all in the video.


The Miseducation of Plastic Surgery

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Watch Drs. Karen Horton and Jamie Moenster debunk the myths. Plastic surgery isn't always scarless (but we know where to hide and treat them). It isn't vain (taking care of yourself never is). It isn't fake (you'll look like yourself, just refreshed).


Blogs From Our Members

What's new in plastic surgery? A move toward individuality, not celebrity

Drew J. Davis, MD | Folsom, CA Wednesday, March 9, 2022

In past years, it was not uncommon for people to see the changes in their favorite celebrities after a plastic surgery and think about how they would look with the same changes and procedures.


Is it time for a breast implant exchange?

Sean T. Doherty, MD | Brookline, MA Wednesday, March 2, 2022

Today's silicone gel and saline breast implants are long-lasting devices. However, no breast implant is a lifetime device.


Spider vein treatment – now you see them, now you don't

Samuel J. Lin, MD & Eric Shiah, BA | Boston, MA Friday, February 25, 2022

If you have symptoms or are concerned about the appearance of spider veins, there are several options available to treat them.


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