Location: Kalamazoo
Member since 9/15/2008


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Reviews & Stories

Good Experience All Around

My decision to try Active FX was not an easy decision because of the cost.   I was very careful to select a physician who had great knowledge and experience in this area.  I initially contacted my plastic surgeon who performed my reconstructive surgery following a mastectomy.  She is the Director of a Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Clinic and I was expecting that she would... READ MORE

Recent comments from kenai12

They will provide you with a fairly strong anti-anxiety med. And yes, they will tell you, you cannot drive. I had to drive to A2 from Kazoo alone. I parked in the ramp and told them my friend was going to pick me up...she was... READ COMMENT

This article is from the U of Michigan Cosmetic Dermatology Center. You may want to research more articles on laser resurfacing by Jeffrey Orringer. Your explanation differs from my doctor's and his research. Laser Resurfacing /... READ COMMENT

Hi Jane; Actually, it is my understanding that Deep FX would be the more likely choice for scar removal. I'm not positive. Again, if you search "Jeffrey Orringer" and "laser skin treatment" or "Total FX" I think you'll find your... READ COMMENT

I found my Dr. through my plastic surgeon, Amy Alderman M.D., MPH, at U of M. Amy is the head of cosmetic plastic surgery and breast reconstruction at the U. She was my surgeon following a mastectomy. I was her first patient as an... READ COMMENT

Yes, the doctor SHOULD put shields on your eyes. I did not find them at all uncomfortable. Basically the shield is like having a contact in your eye. No big deal. Then again, I've had two retinal tears that had to be lasered......... READ COMMENT