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What is the Best Laser Treatment for Surgical Scars?

I recently had a facial trauma and my forehead split open. The initial scar from the ER was terrible, but the scar has since been revised nicely and... READ MORE

Can Broken Zygoma Bone Be Fixed?

I had a zygoma bone broken 3 years ago. It has been left spun under and in on the arch and part of my eye socket at about 5 millimitres. Is this... READ MORE

For a Flat Small Head, Are There Implants That Can Be Inserted to Add Size to the Skull?

I have a very small head and its flat at the top. It doesn't curve up like a normal shaped head so i always puff my hair up to hide it. But I have... READ MORE

Removal of Metal Plates from Face?

Assaulted 6 months ago. Saw awful surgeon outside of seattle to fix facial fractures including zygomatic break. Have mesh under eye due to full blow... READ MORE

How to Get Rid of Fat Roll on Back of Head?

Hello, I've had (what feels like) a roll of fat on the back of my head for as long as I can remember. It gives my scalp a very peculiar look. Any... READ MORE

Can I Have my Indentations on my Head from Neuro Surgery Filled in

I have indentations on the top of my head haveing had a titainium plate fitted , can i have my craniotomy scar thinner and the identations filled in READ MORE

Which Surgery Would Remove This Hole from my Cheek?

I've had the hole on my cheek since then (for about 4 years). It is 2mm in diameter and approximately 2-3mm in depth from the skin surface. Which... READ MORE

One Month Since my Nose and Cheek Surgery - Why is my Face Still Numb?

I was shot in the face and had to have surgery to repair the fragments in my cheek and nose. The surgery was almost a month ago but the left side of... READ MORE

My Dog Bit off my Top Lip

Last week my dog bit me and took out a chunk of skin from my cheek and going into my top lip. I took the chunk of skin to the ER and a plastic surgeon... READ MORE

Can Facial Surgery to Fix Smile and Teeth Issue?

When my mouth is opened (calm, without laughing) I can see the half height of teeths. That is normal. But in a couple of months I will have a surgery... READ MORE

Best Surgeon for Reconstructive Surgery?

I have had a difficlt plastic surgery, becouse l had my first surgery when l was 1 year old, to remove the hemangioma l was born with. What would be... READ MORE

What Can I Expect from Facial Reconstruction Surgery?

I have had several plastic surgeries, since l was 2 months old. What could be the best methods and the possible results for me? READ MORE

Jaw Reconstruction

I had the lower right mandible removed and replaced with titanium back in 2007 due to a malignant tumor that originated in my parotid gland. What are... READ MORE

Is It Possible to Reconstruct a Lip That Has Been Damaged from Lip Biting?

I used to have a lip biting habit on my upper lip right in the center, it wouldn't bleed or anything but over time I decided to stop the habit. I... READ MORE

Paranasal Implants to Help with Bone Loss?

I am interested in getting an implant that goes in between my nose and mouth to rebuild this concaved area due to bone loss. Will putting an implant... READ MORE

Prominent Brow Shaving on Women? (photo)

I'm an 18 year old girl and have what seems to be a prominent brow ridge. I know this is mostly common in men and so far I have only seen me and mom... READ MORE

Brow Bone Reduction or Forehead Augmentation Above Brow Bone?

I'm a 20 year old male and want to improve my forehead and nose. I have a prominent brow bone which kind of gives me that "neanderthal" look. Would a... READ MORE

Possibility of Corrective Surgery for Congenital Deformation?

My right face (the affected side)is significantly asymmetric with the left side of face due to some complication during my mom's pregnancy,and no... READ MORE

Suspected Facial Nerve Damage, Left Side Cheek Bone? (photo)

Hey, Two years ago I had an accident in my bathroom where I slipped fell and knocked my head against the bathtub on my way down. The blow was to my... READ MORE

Does Marijuana Hurt a Skin Flap? (photo)

I am going through reconstructive plastic surgery on the left side of my face, My next surgery will be a skin flap, my plastic surgeon said i HAVE to... READ MORE

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