Location: New York, NY
Member since 5/12/2012


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Questions from judithvolpe

Need Referral to Someone Who is an EXPERT with the Phenol-croton Oil Peel, Will Travel?

I had a full face phenol-croton oil peel done 25 years ago for acne scars by a now-retired NYC derm who specialized in this peel and did a wonderful job. His son took over the... READ MORE

What is the standard of care for infected breast implant which required removal.

Are oral antibiotics sufficient? What if the patient is immunocompromised? READ MORE

How can I find someone in NYC willing to insert an implant in a medical high risk patient?

Bilateral silicone implants, submuscular since 20's. Had US left breast bx 2016. They insisted on core needle. Lesion close to chest wall and implant. Result was punctured... READ MORE

Discussions started by judithvolpe

Anyone with serious medical conditions denied reconstruction?

I have had liver cirrhosis from a medication toxicity for 22 years. I do have significant portal hypertension and not sure what kind of candidate I am for surgery. I did have... READ MORE

Recent comments from judithvolpe

I had 250 Mentor, getting them replaced after 16 years with 275 Mentor. I am thin also and just wanted a D. Too big looks freaky on a small, thin body. READ COMMENT

Nice job. I heard the swelling can take a year to be completely gone. READ COMMENT

I agree. I do not approve of using ANY hot lasers on the face. READ COMMENT