Plastic Surgery Q&A

Ask a doctor

Pain + Plastic Surgery

Narrow 18 questions by:

Sort by:
  • Most visited
  • Recent
  • Answers

Tailbone is Painful and Can Be Seen when I Bend Over - Can This Be Fixed?

My tailbone when I bend over sticks out. You can see it and feel it like a hard nub. It reminds me of a manx cat. I can't wear anything revealing... READ MORE

Will Insurance Cover Removal of Extra Skin?

I am 51 years old and used to weigh 280 lbs. Six years ago, I lost all the weight; now I weigh 100 lbs. i had 2 c-sections, a tubual ligation through... READ MORE

When is the Correct Time to Have Axillary Breast Tissue Removed?

Hello, I have a significant amount of axillary breast tissue under both underarms. It's very unsightly and painful. Because this isn't that... READ MORE

Pros and Cons of Toe Shortening Surgery?

I have a second toe that is longer than my big toe. It causes alot of pain when I wear heels and any kind of closed toe shoes. Sometimes, my toes get... READ MORE

Should I Be Worried About a Seroma the Size of a Grapefruit Thats Painful?

I had some calcium deposits removed from my buttock and now I have a seroma the size of a grapefruit that is tender… I don’t know what to do. READ MORE

Plastic Surgery for Broken, Painful, and Dripping Nose?

Three months ago, I was in a car accident. After two months of my nose bothering me, I mentioned to my neurologist about my nose. She referred me to... READ MORE

Pain After Accessory Breast Removal

I had accessory breast removal which included liposuction as wwell done 10 days ago. Now I have a shooting pain from the incised area to the inner... READ MORE

On-Q Pain Pump Necessary to Push Frequently?

Do you have to push the On-Q pain pump every 10 minutes or so to get the meds? Thank you. READ MORE

I Have a Hematoma on my Lower Back Due to a Horse Kick. Been Over a Month and Still in Pain?

It has been about a month and a week, its still hard as a rock i have been using ice pack and heat packs and also taking voltaren because i am in a... READ MORE

Whats Wrong with my Toe?

After playing in a basketball game with a lot of pain, I took off my sock and my big toe was swollen and blue under toenail. READ MORE

How Long is Too Long on Pain Meds?

One Dr. on this site said that most of his patients were off of their pain meds in 2-3 days post op. I am one week post op and my pain is still severe... READ MORE

Breast Biopsy Clip Pain & Bleeding, Advise On What To Do Next?

Hello. I had a breast biopsy one month ago for suspicious tiny calcifications getting larger. They are benign but I have sharp stabbing pains from the... READ MORE

Could I have something like a hernia?

Several Surgeries on my stomach. An emergency c-section done vertically 5 inches and then 3 more c sections,tubal reconstruction, ectopic pregnancy,... READ MORE

Pain and Swelling Asymmetry with Bicep Implants

I've had bicep implants placed in both my arms exactly a week ago. Though my left arm is healing extremely well and gradually getting flexible, my... READ MORE

Abdominal Reconstructive Post 6 Weeks Surgery Problems, Ischemia, Need Mesh Changed to Something That Be Compatible with Body?

I had abdominal reconstruction surgery , woke up in chronic pain , feels like my ab wall and groin ( anchored ) headaches, constipation , lots of... READ MORE

Three Years PO Laminectomy. After the Swelling Went Down the Pain Came Back Just As Severe, What Could Cause It?

I have a knot in my incision which the dr told me is a stitch that worked its way out. It is very painful. Could it be on my nerves causing this pain... READ MORE

Is there a doctor that can help me with a "buffalo hump" surgery in the Chicago area?

Besides the fact that it looks horrible, I'm now starting to have pain from time to time. I been looking and calling a few surgeons but no one seems... READ MORE

I have recently been diagnosed with a hernia of the rectus abdominus in my cavity wall. Will it require surgery?

I was recently diagnosed with a hernia of the rectus abdominus. I have a cervix shaped like a silly straw. 4 years ago the IVF doctor forced the... READ MORE

No matching results