Location: Philadelphia, PA
Member since 4/3/2009


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Reviews by Sats

Scars, Dents and Redness Left from Laser Surgery Months & Even Yrs Later - Tampa, FL

I had Erbium laser 2yrs ago when i was 53. After the surgery I was left with more scars only worse, a dent in my cheek, very noticable & a huge patch scar around my old scars. Not to mention all the redness for months after. Pro none Cons scars, dents, redness, pigment... READ MORE

Had Damage from Erbium Laser, Affirm Helped

At 53 in 07 I decided to have laser resurfacing for scars from acne. The doctor in Tampa suggested Erbium Level 6. I thought he knew what he was doing so I agreed. I was left with rolling scars, a huge dent & pigmentation change all over, red for months. He dissed me when he saw the results.... READ MORE

The Best in the Business - Pennsylvania

Had acne scars, went for resurfacing in Tampa, came out much worse than before. READ MORE

Cold Day in Hell - Tampa, FL

Went for acne scars. Some of the scars & the dent that was left aftr the surgery And that's just the left side More on right Still dealing with the scars from the Erbium Laser. Going on 5 yrs this March. On my 4th treatment of Restore Dual. Seeing a little change but too soon to tell... READ MORE

Facial volume filled with Sculptra, at first I thought it was a good idea, now I don't

I have scars & dents from Erbium laser resurfacing. For 5 yrs I've had so many f laser treatments & fillers. I was always dissapointed after. I finally found a doctor who knew how to inject fillers. I know know it's not what you get, it's WHO you get. I had juevaderm before & didn't... READ MORE

Found Things That Othes Missed. Filled Me to - Tampa, FL

I went to Dr Ambay by chance, the doctor I had scheduled to see had a family emergency & had to leave for months so a freind recomened Dr Ambay to me, my friend is very picky about who she uses so I trust her opinion, I called & got an appt for the following week. I've been to so many doctors... READ MORE

7 Treatments & Nothing - Philadelphia, PA

I had pitted & rolling scars from acne & an Erbium laser treatment. I went for Erbium for 9 acne scars & came out with a ton more along with broken caps & rolling scars. Huge dent too. So the only thing they said would help is fraxel restore, I had 7 & nothing except down time & wasted money.... READ MORE

Needed Scars Filled -Dr Greco wouldn't do it, finally found Dr Brandow who helped - Bala Cynwyd, PA

I needed some scars filled & made an appt to have it done after my consult. I waited a few weeks & couldn't wait to finally get them filled. When i was sitting in his chair he came in and said he wasn't going to do it. That i needed to see a shrink first because i was so upset about them. I ... READ MORE

Lift and Augmentation - Phoenix, AZ

I went to Arizona to see Dr Ward because my cousin was getting a face lift & recommended him to me to help with my skin, I had gotten horrible scars & dents from Erbium laser resurfacing done in Tampa. So I flew out to meet him. He couldn't do anything for my skin but since I was there for 3 wks... READ MORE

Facelift & Fat Transfer. Philadelphia, PA

I had a lot of damage from a resurfacing procedure in 07. I have been to so many doctors in the last 7 yrs & I finally found one who truly cares & is an artist. His name is Dr Brandow. I had a smas lift, fat transfer & a blue peel with him. After surgery I had some juve put in spots that fat... READ MORE

Questions from Sats

I've Tried So Many Treatments For My Scars From Treating Scars. What Next? (photo)

I had Erbium laser in 07 for a few acne scars. After surgery I was left with scars around my scars, a square dent & large patches of indented skin that looks like patches.... READ MORE

Juvederm puffy eyes, not brusied or tinted. Should I get the injection to decrease the size or just let it be?

I had a little juvederm under my eyes 17days ago, my one eye is still puffy. I've been using camomile tea bag compresses, using nose spray for allergies, sleeping with pillows... READ MORE

Vitrase or Hyaluronidase, Nothing or Natural ways . Which one would you tell your wife or family member to do ?

It's 21 days since I had a little juvederm injected under my eyes but I'm still puffy. I know you can get injections but I see so many bad reviews about it that I'm afraid I'll... READ MORE

Steroids for puffy eyes after Juvederm

I still have a puffy eye from juvederm a month after the injection. My doctor gave me a steroid pac, 6 days, he said it would bring it down. Did you ever let your patients try... READ MORE

Juvederm puffy eyes one month later after just using a steroid pac & it's not working, no infection just puffy. Inflamzyme??

I just read something about a doctor who had a patient w/puffy eyes from juvederm & he told her to use inflamzyme or maybe pineapple to help with the swelling. I tried the... READ MORE

Fractional Laser for indented acne scars?

I would like to know if any doctors have used this treatment for scars & if you did, were your patients happy with the results? I read a few had it done & liked it. It seems... READ MORE

Fotoma for ance scars

Can you tell me if any doctors have used this for acne scars? It seems it's like needling but with heat. READ MORE

Lumps under one eye after fat transfer & still puffy under other

I had a lift & fat transfer done a month ago. My one eye has a couple lumps under it & the other is still puffy. Is this normal for a month later or do I have problems going... READ MORE

1 month post Facelift and Fat transfer to chin and cheeks, I have 2 pea size lumps under my eye. Is it normal to feel lumps?

I had a face lift & a fat transfer done a month ago. He put fat in my cheeks & chin. He said he didn't put any fat under my eye but now I have 2 pea sized lumps there. After... READ MORE

Sutures showing below eye corner on upper cheek area after face lift and fat transfer. Is this normal?

I had a face lift & fat transfer on May 1st. I have a noticeable suture showing by my eye above the cheek bone. Is this normal for a suture to show like a cyst after 2 months?... READ MORE

Accutane for indented, pitted, rolling or box car scars. Not pigmented, just indented.

Can you tell me if using Accutane is good for indented scars? Some on realself are saying that using a low dosage of it will help fill in the indents. Is this true? I don't... READ MORE

Using a dermarolling or dermapen. Why do some doctors say it's good yet others put it down?

Why is it that some doctors say dermarolling or using a dermapen is good yet others say it's useless? I see it being used more & more in doctors offices, of course they call it... READ MORE

Can you tell me if Fractora is good for scars?

Can you tell me if fractora is good for scars? Not fraxel restore, not co2 or repair. Fractora. I had heard of fractora doing better than the other lasers. If so is there any... READ MORE

Sculptra lump in lower jaw. Will this ever go away?

I had a scuptra injection about 3 years ago in my jaw area. Every now and then I get a lump that I can feel on the inside of my mouth when I run my tongue around the bottom of... READ MORE

Discussions started by Sats

When will Recell be in US?? Why aren't doctors answering this question on these boards??

Can you tell us about Recell & when it's going to be approved in the US? Why aren't they approving it for us? And when others on these boards ask the doctors on here about it... READ MORE

Recent comments from Sats

I also agree with the person who talked about having to scroll up then down for new posts, I wish the dates were in order, I hate reading things from way before then new ones then way before. I'd like them to be the newest post first... READ COMMENT

Thank you for letting me know about him. I was thinking of seeing him for my scars. I have a lot of laser damage done in Tampa too, mostly indented scars. Did you find any doctors you would recommend ? READ COMMENT

Would love to hear what you think about the procedure results. Actually you looked good before too and with the cream on your face you look like your in your early twenties. Keep us posted!! Thanks READ COMMENT

How are you doing now? Still needling? I too needle, I keep changing what I put on after. Def not retin a, to strong for me so & so was vit c Now I use oils. Would love to hear how your progressing. READ COMMENT

Most lie if they have a laser machine as far as I'm concerned. they have to pay for it. I went back to a few who used to use laser but stopped. They said people weren't happy with their results and we're getting hurt. My derm &... READ COMMENT