Member since 12/30/2011


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Reviews by newproblem

Breast Implant Removal After 29 Years - Los Angeles, CA

I am 55. Had implants put in in '83, small, textured, Silicone, over the muscle, in SF. That Doctor retired. I went from an even A to a B. Now, older, and fatter, I was a D, and they were getting in my way. No problems ever, until May of '11, when I noticed the right implant was rising up,... READ MORE

Beware of This Doctor

I asked for a little neck lift. Minor skin pulling up. He did lypo, when I didn't need it, damaged a nerve, leaving me with a crooked smile, a huge, ugly scar under my chin, which wasn't mentioned at all before-hand, and a horrible baggy, unever, rumply neck (which was beautiful before and... READ MORE

Questions from newproblem

No Blood Work Was Requested for Explant, Normal?

I had an appointment for an explant and capsulectomy surgery, but the Doctor never requested any blood work, EKG, or my GP's clearance. I'm 55, and need to have 28 year... READ MORE

Will I Need Drains with Capsulectomy and No Replacement? (photo)

I have to remove 28 year old textured, Silicone implants above the muscle, including capsulectomy. I don't like drains. Are they used with this procedure at all? Can I... READ MORE

Is It Risky To Be Traveling out of State to Go to a Known Surgeon For Capsulectomy? (photo)

I am considering traveling to Los Angeles from Texas, to do a breast implant removal and capsulectomy. Silicone, 28 years old, above the muscle, and recently, the right one has... READ MORE

Pain with Drain Removal, After Breast Implant Removal and Partial Capsulectomy?

My drains have been in for 5 days, and I heal quickly, so am afraid that my skin will have started to heal around drains and sutures by tomorrow when they are scheduled to be... READ MORE