Negative Results - Statesboro, GA

I have had a number of Botox treatments with Dr....

I have had a number of Botox treatments with Dr. McGovern. This last time she insisted I needed double the usual amount and the results were horrible. Not only did she leave me with a speech impediment, I looked like I'd had a stroke. Her solution was more Botox and some other expensive treatment to even it out, which I declined.

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I'm sorry to hear your Botox didn't turn out well. I'm curious how this resulted in a speech impediment. Can you fill us in on that?

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Dr. McGovern injected the area around the sides of my lips to help prevent sagging around the jaw line. This resulted in loss of control of my upper lip. When I tried to say a word with an 'f' in it, it made a flapping noise like air coming out of a balloon. This condition lasted for several months.

Oh ok, I can understand that. I had a tiny bit of Botox around my mouth just to try it once, and I didn't care for it either. I can see how it could affect speech. Has it completely worn off now, or are you still dealing with it?

Savannah Plastic Surgeon

She was recommended by a friend who doesn't go there any more, either. I gave her a 1-star because I had a few treatments that were OK. She has a sour disposition and is very defensive when questioned about procedure or results. While injecting the Botox she talked only about other procedures she had to offer. I really should have cancelled the payment.

1 out of 5 stars Overall rating
1 out of 5 stars Doctor's bedside manner
2 out of 5 stars Answered my questions
1 out of 5 stars After care follow-up
3 out of 5 stars Time spent with me
1 out of 5 stars Phone or email responsiveness
1 out of 5 stars Staff professionalism & courtesy
3 out of 5 stars Payment process
5 out of 5 stars Wait times
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