kerryann

Location: Toronto, ON
Member since 8/2/2011

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  • 20 total posts
  • 12 comments
  • 8 questions

Questions from kerryann

Am I a Candidate for Tummy Tuck, If I had Radiation Treatments 6 Years Ago?

I am a 51 yr old female and have undergone a hysterectomy and pelvic radiation & chemo for cervical cancer. That was 6 yrs ago. One surgeon I consulted said he would not... READ MORE

Traveling for a Face/Neck Lift and Full Recovery?

I live in central Canada but am willing to travel to the States for the procedure and recovery. Is this feasible? If so, how are pre-op consults done? READ MORE

Out of Town Facelift & Recovery

Hello, I am interested in traveling out of town for facial surgery and returning home 2 weeks later. Are there surgery and recovery centers in the States. I live on the east... READ MORE

What Procedure Options Do I Have for Neck Lines?

I am 51 and am bothered daily by the horizontal lines and laxity of my neck. I have a small jaw and weak chin as well. What is my best option and where would any surgical scars... READ MORE

Is It Possible to Have a Neck Lift/lower Facelift with Concealed Scars?

I would have this procedure in a heartbeat if I wasn't so concerned about people noticing the work done. This is probably why women like me continue to spend considerable $ on... READ MORE

Travelling solo for neck/facelift?

I'd like to have this procedure away from home & spend time recovering for 1-2 weeks before returning. Ideally, it would be somewhere where there is coordination between Dr... READ MORE

What is the current recommended protocol for wound care after Facelift?

I have read conflicting information on whether the incision site should be kept dry or moist. Thanks for any clarification. READ MORE

Scar in front of ear 3+ weeks post facelift (Photo)

Hello, I'm wondering if anything can be done to expedite healing in the tragus area. The other ear is in much better shape. Should I leave alone, apply ointment or do something... READ MORE

Recent comments from kerryann

My surgeon advises no driving for a week after bleph surgery. Your eyes can be very swollen. Also everyone's surgery and recovery are different , so I would ask your doctor for his guidelines. I think you should have some back up... READ COMMENT

If you don't have one, get a chin strap. Best way to relieve swelling. If possible, wear it for an hour several times a day. I am 10 days post lower face lift with minimal swelling because Dr. said to wear it 2 hrs on 1 hr off for... READ COMMENT

You look very pretty! I'll bet you're the only one who notices the bruises and swelling. I can't really see it at all. Congrats! READ COMMENT

How are you doing? I'm very impressed by your quick recovery! Did you take Arnica before surgery as well? Looks like that helped a lot with the bruising & swelling. READ COMMENT

Beautiful! Did your PS give you any tips re dealing with swelling? READ COMMENT