Dr. Steve Laverson

Location: San Diego, CA
Member since 7/25/2010


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Choosing a surgeon is a matter of fit, like choosing an attorney, or a job, or a husband. It's a combination of scientifically assessing qualifications by researching and interviewing the surgeon and careful application of your finest... READ COMMENT

Your insights most certainly apply to many surgeons and many situations, but represent broad generalizations that may result from poorly choosing your surgeon. READ COMMENT

Difficult to offer advice without knowing exactly what was done, but it's likely that complete transection of sensory nerves at the site of your browlift incision along with tension across the area is at least partly related. A trial... READ COMMENT

There is great truth and insight in your words dashed hopes. Experience is a stern teacher. Although it's frustrating for good surgeons who sacrifice their business to professional integrity, it's absolutely devastating for patients... READ COMMENT

Agree that with such significant post surgical disability, treatment alternatives such as Neurontin, corticosteroids, benzodiazepines, iontophoresis, heat and/or cold, nerve localization and anesthesia, and/or others must now be attempted. READ COMMENT