Location: Idaho Falls, ID
Member since 5/19/2011


  • 16 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 8 questions

Reviews & Stories

The 3 A's - Idaho

I read a quote by Dr. Jacono, N.Y. He suggested you find a doctor who demonstrates affability, approachability and availability. My doctor has these three qualities in great abundance. Follow up appointments and emails have helped me immensely in dealing with the anxiety I face with a nose and upper lip out of normal position. He is patient in helping me have patience with the healing process. READ MORE

Questions from Winki

Successful Revisions Done on Mohs Reconstruction Lip Area Following Mohs?

Eight weeks ago I had Moh's and reconstructive surgery between the upper lip and right nostril. I have railroad tracks and a "puffy pillow" at the bottom point of... READ MORE

Revision After Moh's Surgery

My Moh's Surgeon has had very limited experience with revisions which is good for how great his results are and perhaps not so good for me if I need a revision. The end of... READ MORE

How Risky is a Lip Revision 1 Year After Moh's Repair?

Photo is six weeks following Moh's repair seen here with makeup and artificial lighting. When I come to the one year mark for even a consultation, how risky/successful are... READ MORE

Will Muscles That Have Been Shortened in a Facelift Thin out and Weaken in Time?

I am considering a lower face lift. I am 62 years old. I am told muscles will be shortened. I am thinking that might be compared to an elastic band and wonder if they could... READ MORE

Will Indentations in the Skin Caused by Clamps Used in Lower Face Lift Resolve in Time?

Just in front of my left ear I have two vertically lined up, vertical line indentations caused by clamps(?) to stop bleeding during surgery. The clamp(s) were probably left too... READ MORE

If a Plastic Surgeon Chooses Not to Use Fibrant Sealants in a Lower Facelift What Does He Use Instead?

Evidently some plastic surgeons do not have full trust in this sealant made from heat-treated human blood components to inactivate virus transmission. They are used to hold... READ MORE

Recent comments from Winki

Maybe Fraxel Laser resurfacing would help. READ COMMENT

It will be one year on March 23, 2012 since my surgery. I lost the right side of my cupid's bow. I have recently been to a renowned plastic surgeon and he advised no further surgery because it would just mean more scaring. ... READ COMMENT

Something to consider: Moh's surgeons are specifically trained in performing reconstruction after Moh's surgery. Cosmetic/ Plastic/Reconstruction surgeons may or may not have as much experience in covering a hole after such surgery. READ COMMENT

When you read in the Moh's pamphlet that it is the surgery to choose for the best possible cosmetic outcome, keep in mind it can become a small or huge generalization of what your individual reality will be. READ COMMENT

Black spots can be where tissue has died. Even the best Moh's surgeons can have the unexpected happen. READ COMMENT