Location: Buffalo, NY
Member since 3/9/2012


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  • 4 questions

Questions from Cowbell

5 Year Old Child and Scar Revision on Forehead - Now or Later? (photo)

My 5yo tripped and fell into a corner 8 months ago, splitting her forehead fairly deeply. We took her to the ER and she received 12 stitches. The resulting scar is attached -... READ MORE

How tightly should a Tummy tuck drain 'bulb' be compressed after emptying? Am I causing too much fluid to get extracted?

I had a tummy tuck 2 weeks ago and the Dr. placed a single drain which continues to drain. My husband has been emptying the drain, and after emptying he compresses the bulb as... READ MORE

Can anyone identify this plastic piece that appeared in my drainage bulb? (photo)

My husband stepped my drain and along with a substantial thick clout came the attached small plastic piece. I'm assuming this is a piece from the top of the bulb... bulb still... READ MORE

Best place to get a minor seroma drained? Buffalo, NY

Hi! I had my tummy tuck done with a highly experienced, board certified PS in Miami, FL almost 4 weeks ago with excellent results. After 2 weeks of recovery in FL I am... READ MORE

Recent comments from Cowbell

Holy cow, you're upset because you think you should've gone bigger? I think the size you got is on the upper end of great-looking. Anything bigger and you're entering into goofy-size zone. Maybe hubby is into Dolly Parton boobs, but... READ COMMENT

Hi - we were exchanging private messages and now I'm not able to read yours or send any new messages. Is this site shady or ... ? READ COMMENT

A hernia (or hernias) repair are generally covered by insurance. Did you ask your PS about this? Diastasis is usually not covered by insurance except in extreme circumstances - there is a chance you may qualify, make sure you mention... READ COMMENT

Wondering why this review doesn't appear if you sort by "reviews - lowest first"? I like to read all sides of a surgeon and this review is hidden unless you scroll through to it. READ COMMENT