Member since 1/30/2009


  • 7 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 comment
  • 5 questions

Reviews & Stories

Leg, Hand, and Facial Vein Treatments - New York, NY

I sought sclerotherapy treatments for prominent veins on my hands and legs and was pleased to find the Shulman Vein Center. The treatments eliminated the bulging veins on my hands and took many years off their appearance. My legs look much better and I'm ecstatic over the elimination of temple veins which I didn't know could be treated until I encountered Dr. Shulman. I regret that I... READ MORE

Questions from RK1

Can a Midface Lift Cause Nose Damage?

I had a short scar facelift that actually pulled my cheeks down creating undereye hollows. A midface lift to repair the damage pulled my right nostril up and crushed it in... READ MORE

Can Zygomatic Arch Erosion Occur After an Endoscopic Midface Lift?

A midface lift 8 mo ago caused long term (> 6 mo) swelling of the left temple and cheek followed by wasting of the deep temporal fat pad and the appearance of a depression... READ MORE

Is It Safe to Ligate and Remove a Varicose Facial Vein in the Corner of the Nose and Eye?

After an endoscopic subperiosteal midface lift that caused prolonged swelling (>6 mon) the facial vein at the corner of my nose and eye became enlarged. I know sclerotherapy... READ MORE

Midface Lift Complications

I suffered an extraordinary number of complications after an endoscopic subperiosteal midface lift including widespread nerve injuries and plateau midface syndrome as well as... READ MORE

After a Midface Lift, I Have Permanent Synkinesis (R) and Brachman Score 3/6 (L). Help?

A subperiosteal midface lift 2 years ago caused numerous permanent nerve injuries. Is there anything better than a static lift for the left-sided mouth droop? Also, botox... READ MORE

Recent comments from RK1

What you are describing sounds a lot like synkinesis where muscles that should not move together do. A classic example is a blink coupled with a rise in the corner of the mouth. This is due to nerve injury to the zygomatic branch and... READ COMMENT