Location: chicago
Member since 8/17/2008


  • 6 total posts
  • 1 review

Reviews & Stories

Only 2 Weeks Post but Scared

I had lipo under my chin and then lifestyle lift for "turkey neck," slight jowls, and upper eyelids. Pre- and post-op patient education is VERY inadequate. Marketing makes it sound like, as others have said, everything will be ok in a few days; thank goodness I am off (school system) til the end of this month. The procedure was one of the most painful things I have ever gone thru... READ MORE

Recent comments from Bigbird

Helen Smart decision. If I had it to do over, i'd consult a reputable plastic surgeon, tell him what I wanted done, discuss my budget and then decide which procedure(s) i could afford to do, if any. Even if you can't afford to do... READ COMMENT

Bits, mtbunny and anyone else, please contact me about the class action suit as i am interested in participating. Yes, mine was done in Schaumburg by a dr. whose last name began with S; can't recall it right now nor do I know if he's... READ COMMENT

I wouldn't do it again unless with a reputable surgeon; ear scars ugly, lipo still uneven. Don't know how to check ou doctors. They're not practicing based on good reputations or they wouldn't be a LSL. Save your money and get it... READ COMMENT

I saw {edited}. Kind and empathetic but doing his job, I suppose, getting patients in and out per company requirements. Editor note You must contact users privately to share provider information. To contact another user... READ COMMENT

Thanks for the encouraging words, Mamamia. I did have a consultation today with a family-recommended plastic surgeon. He basically said they save money on not providing anesthesia or a hospital setting and make money on volume. He... READ COMMENT