redwinelover

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Location: Phoenix, AZ
Member since 8/7/2013

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Reviews by redwinelover

Excitedly Anticipating Posterior Body Lift/flankplasty with a Medial Thigh Lift - Fort Lauderdale, FL

Three years ago after having lost 55 lbs, I had a 'mommy makeover' - tummy tuck, lipo to flanks and outer thighs, breast lift and augmentation. My surgeon was incredible (Dr. Robert Cohen in Scottsdale) and I'd recommend him to anyone for these procedures. I was ecstatic with the results and it... READ MORE

Questions from redwinelover

Are Bio Identical Hormone Pellets Contraindicated Prior to Cosmetic Surgery?

I have pellets implanted every 3 mo which has changed my life! I will be having a butt lift w fat grafting/inj. and a medial thigh lift in Feb. I was told to stop pellets 4 mo.... READ MORE

Compression Garments Following Posterior Body Lift/thigh Lift?

I am scheduled for flankoplasty with an inner thigh lift and lipo soon. My surgeon uses an abdominal binder immediately following this surgery as he feels the groin incisions... READ MORE

Can the Depth of Penetration of Deep Fx Relatively Fixed or Can It Be Adjusted to Go Deeper or Lighter?

I've been severely disfigured - scars, hypopigmentation, lines, spots, etc. following Active FX on entire chest, shoulders and arms performed over a year ago. The doc now wants... READ MORE

What Can Be Done to Minimize the Damage Done from Active FX?

I've been disfigured following a very aggressive Active FX treatment to my lower neck, entire chest, shoulders and arms a year ago. Hypopigmentation began within 2 months of... READ MORE

How to heal a groin incision infection?

Had a medial thigh lift 2 weeks ago and am battling an infection in my groin incisions. I'm on antibiotics, rinsing every time I pee, then wash area with antibacterial soap,... READ MORE

My drain site hasn't closed after 11 weeks. Should it be healed by now? (Photo)

I had an LBL 11 weeks ago with 3 drains on either hip. I have a wound on one side that refuses to close. It had a large scab for weeks, so I covered and used silver... READ MORE

Recent comments from redwinelover

The man is a genius with a scalpel! I'd go for it when you're able. Life altering! READ COMMENT

Congrats! Looking good already. I'm contemplating the save surgery so I'll be watching to see how you heal. I'm only concerned with my scar showing at my natural part. Otherwise I'm looking forward to the surgery. Amazing how that makes... READ COMMENT

Hi, long time! I've been working on a review for months, but it's just too long and boring. Lol. One of these days, though. Yes, it was torture having to redo all of that, but Dr. Fisher made it more than bearable. So much so that I'm... READ COMMENT

Had I not asked numerous questions and semi convinced him through repeated discussions, I would have had staples ....lots and lots of staples. Hmmm...maybe it's good to ask your prospective surgeon questions? READ COMMENT

Thank you, onedimsim! Exactly. And as it turned out, my surgery had to be completely revised. Did my original surgeon rush thru surgery? No, turns out he just wasn't good at those types of procedures. Had I not asked all the questions I... READ COMMENT