I was referred to Dr. Mountcastle by my personal doctor after a bad experience with another surgeon. I had a lipoma lump in my back close to my spine removed eight month earlier, only to have it begin to grow back within two months.
So I scheduled the appointment with Dr Mountcastle, and from the moment I entered his office there was a much more personal and friendly treatment from his staff... 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 through this again, but if I have to rest assure I will go to Dr. Gartside ALWAYS. more
I expect she will do a great job removing the small benign cyst of my back
She was professional and knowledgable and likable during my first visit!
Have considered doing it for awhile and finally "got around to it".
Glad that i made this decision and would tell folks to not procrastinate on procedures ..."life is too short"!! more
I was in pain prior to the lipoma. So, yes it was very worth it, but I want to know when I am going to be better...I had a lump in my hair for several months; however, it did not give me problems until recently. I started having migraines with the pain orginating from the lump's location. I went to a clinic. The Dr. orginial stated that is was an infected cyst. Antibiotics was given, and once... more