Member since 5/12/2012


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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

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

Silicone is inert in most people. Only a small percentage of people have immunological issues with them. READ COMMENT

Ever think your symptoms were NOT due to the implants, as in maybe you have Lyme disease, orthopedic or neurological issues? READ COMMENT

I think DCIS is overtreated, esp in women over 60. There is nothing cosmetic about lumpectomy followed by radiation. I have seen over a 100 and it often doesn't even look or feel like a breast when they are done with it. Radiation ages... READ COMMENT

You will get BETTER results with the Gordon-Baker peel, much longer lasting and more cost effective. Doctors make a lot more money with lasers and the pt needs touch-ups every few years. My peel lasted 25 years for $2500. READ COMMENT

Does RealSelf block the mention of any docs who don't advertise with you? THAT IS DISGUSTING AND UNETHICAL! You are NOT an open unbiased forum as I believed. Sorry, you need to state somewhere on your homepage that you only allow the... READ COMMENT