Had some small lipomas on both arms. I wasn't sure that they were worth removing. I decided to have them removed by Dr. Lowen because he basically melts the lipoma, rather than cutting it out, so the incision scar is much much smaller. He was very conscientious about making sure he removed all of each lipoma. Also, I appreciated the seriousness with which he took post-op treatment as well. more
I went to Dr. Lowen to remove multiple lipomas from my arms. I was looking for a method to remove these lipomas without the scarring and pain that comes with traditional surgery. Dr. Lowen was able to remove 26 lipomas with minimal scars. He used the SmartLipo laser to literally melt the lipomas and then removed them through a tiny incision.
Pros: Minimal scarring, quick... more
(amount spent was $20 copay. insurance paid for it) i discovered a lump in my right breast in may.....went to gyn who referred me to surgeon.....saw one surgeon didn't like his "attitude" sought out another....he just removed the lipoma on tuesday....it was pretty big about 2 inches....two days later i am up and around and almost back to normal....only take motrin or tylenol....i... more
I get these on my arms and legs. They do not hurt but look ugly, especially as they grow larger. Getting them cut out was simple. My Dr injected me with local pain killer and they were cut out within 5 minutes for each one. It was so simple, I wished that I'd done it years ago. I've added a picture from my iPhone of the most noticeable scar. The whitish s more