Lipoma Removal

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A non-cancerous fatty growth, a lipoma can be removed with surgery. These benign tumors are soft, movable, and often painless. LEARN MORE ›

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Mr Banwell performed a lipoma removal from my back on 26 November 2013 at the McIndoe Surgical Centre in East Grinstead. I found him courteous, affable and a true professional. The process from beginning to end was seamless. After the operation I was lucky enough not to have to take any... READ MORE

Any doctor who tells you that you can go to work 1 day after from what I experienced from my surgery is smoking crack!!!! Sorry!!! I am 55, and this has been a very painful experience. Yesterday is the 1st day I felt 1/2 way decent, but not fully recovered yet. I sell furniture, and have a... READ MORE

I was extremely concern about the procedure. Dr. Gartside and her staff made me so comfortable about the procedure. I have had few other surgeries, but by far this was the best experience I had. The entire procedure and the Reston hospital staff were all great. I hope I would not have to go... READ MORE

Dr. BRUNO was awesome and made me feel very comfortable during my initial consultation. Surgery day I was very nervous, I even had my boyfriend come along. Dr. Bruno and his staff did an incredible job in removing the lipoma. I've been seeing him on a monthly basis to make sure that the scar is... READ MORE

You might think that a lipoma is a small thing, and that removing it is no big deal. I guess it is most of the time, but here’s a story about what can go wrong. I went to my dermatologist to have a small lipoma removed from my lower abdomen. It was about the size of a plum and seemed like... READ MORE

I went to Dr. Neinstein two weeks ago to get a Lipoma removed from my shoulder. Dr. Neinstein was very knowledgeable and he took his time to make me feel comfortable and explain the procedure to me. His bedside manner was excellent and he made me feel extremely comfortable about the procedure.... READ MORE

I had two hard lumps removed from above my knee as a precaution. They were tested but nothing sinister was detected. Two incisions were made and the lumps popped out, then the skin was sown together very nicely. There is hardly any scaring despite it being on the knee joint. Dr Lewis was... READ MORE

I had a intramuscular lipoma ,,about the size of a plum removed from my inside elow area. my first visit was to an orthopaedic surgeon that looked at it and said it was a lipoma and doesnt need to be removed..if I wanted it removed it would be considered cosmetic. He ordered an ultrasound and... READ MORE

Dr. Stephen Weber did a great job! I had a Lipoma just below my collar bone. It had been there for almost 20 years. When I first had it looked at 20 years ago they told me it was nothing to worry about. Well, there was one thing to worry about. The lipoma keeps growing slowly every year. ... READ MORE

My doctor told me that at first it was a sebaceous cyst and that it was not cancerous. So i told my doctor that it is ok to remove it. However; when he was doing the surgery in his clinic after he had opened up my head he realized that it was lipoma (build up tissue). So he had to put stitches... READ MORE

My motivation was to remove a lump on my shoulder that would have continued to grow as I got older. I could have chosen many others to complete my procedure, but am so happy that I went with Dr. Kim. She and her staff were kind, professional and they obviously communicate well with each other.... READ MORE

I went to Dr. Lowen to have a Lipoma removed from my forehead. After being turned around by multiple dermatologists Dr. Lowen agreed to do the surgery. Being that there is a nerve that ran at the angle where the Lipoma would be removed Dr. Lowen took extra care to remove this large knot on my... READ MORE

Dr. Antell removed my very large lipoma on July 24, 2013. From the consultation to the post-surgical follow-up, Dr. Antell was the consummate, knowledgeable professional. He answered every question I had with compassion and wisdom. Dr. Antell skillfully removed the lipoma that was painful and... READ MORE

I had a small (ping pong ball size) lipoma in the middle of my back for about six years. It was always bothersome and annoying, but I just recently decided to do something about it. I guess I'd just had enough. Because it was near my spine, my doctor wasn't comfortable trying to remove it in... READ MORE

First off I want to say I was a little nervous going into a Dr. Galante's office being a male for a surgical procedure. I had a cyst under my right breast, almost directly under the areola, that caused some pain and also made the area look 'puffy' or inflamed. This was a nuisance as I am a... READ MORE

I had a lipoma removed from my forehead. I had this lipoma for over 13 years and i went to a general surgeon who didnt care about my face or scarring. I original went to Dr. Okoro for fat transfer and butt lift consult and i decided to ask him about my Lipoma. Dr. Okoro addressed my concerns... READ MORE

Had a lipoma removed from my neck by Dr. Mountcastle. The entire procedure took less than 30 minutes and was painless. The worst discomfort was the injection of the local anesthetic, and that was just a slight stinging. If you are a self-pay patient they have some really fantastic rates. I... READ MORE

Doc Miller is great . Explains everything. My scar is un noticeable and I had no pain . In office removal of lump near shoulder .Which I had for about 5 years. He followed up several times after the procedure . He does other procedures so I will return to him before any other plastic surgeon... READ MORE

I have been going to Dr. Raffy Karamanoukian for a few years now. I had a rare skin/cyst condition that was hard to figure out. Dr. Karamanoukian was able to accurately diagnose the problem and treat my condition with great care. He is the ONLY doctor who has been able to properly treat me... READ MORE

Dr. O'Brien removed a lipoma on my back next to the shoulder blade last year. He used local anesthesia only and it took about an hour for the surgery itself. The scar that I have is about 2 inches long and is fading more and more. I am pleased with the results and the cost with insurance.... READ MORE

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