Location: Alexandria, LA
Member since 7/7/2012


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Reviews & Stories

Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty) and Tumescent Liposuction After Weight Loss - Guadalajara, Mexico

I had tumescent liposuction and abdominopasty with Dr. Lazaro Cardenas in Guadalajara after losing over 100 pounds. The purpose of this surgery was to deal with sagging skin that was causing recurring skin infections and give my body a better contour. This was my first experience with PS in Mexico. Dr. Cardenas repaired my stomach muscles that had been cut in a uterine reconstruction 22 years... READ MORE

Excellent Professional Board Certified Surgeon, Mexico (Lower Body Lift - Back Side) - Monterrey, MX

After massive weight loss, I had sagging skin . I had previously had abdominoplasty in Guadalajara with Dr. Lazaro Cardenas. His work was good, but I did not care for the aftercare in his private clinic. I felt like I needed time to heal between surgeries and for my autoimmune system to recover. So, I waited about 18 months between the abdominoplasty and the lower body lift (backside)... READ MORE

Excellent Results, Good Aftercare, Great Price - Mexico

I am 58 and was motivated to have a face lift 4 years ago after losing significant weight from a lap band procedure. Dr. Guerrerosantos is a great surgeon and his son Fernando joined the practice. 5 years ago. I knew he had taught other surgeons not only in Mexico but also at international symposiums. So, I researched articles he has written on PubMed (National Library of Medicine) The outcome... READ MORE

Questions from svoebel

How Common is Muscle Splitting Augmentation with Lift? (photo)

How common is the muscle splitting augmentation with lift? I read that internal sutures for a lift <2mm can hidden inside w/o a vertical scar? I viewed 2 articles on this... READ MORE

Ultimate Breast Lift - The Proper Technical Name to This Type of Mastopexy? (photo)

What is the proper technical name for this type of mastopexy and who originally taught this procedure? I remember running across some older professional literature for a... READ MORE

Mesh (Breform) Reinforced Mastopexy - Breform Mesh is Approved for Use in the CE Countries? (photo)

Breform polyester Internal Bra System is approved in CE countries. Articles on the breform web site show related professional papers (Plastic and Aesthestic Journal articles).... READ MORE

May 2012 Stage 2 Clinical Trials for Breast Lift Device. Anyone Involved in US Trials?

Is anyone is knowledgeable or involved in US Trials for the Orbix Breast Lift ? I would be very interested in participating in US Clinical Trials or learning more. Orbix is... READ MORE

Recent comments from svoebel

Thanks for posting. I've always had a round face and would like it to be more oval or heart shaped. You are brave and have given me courage to move ahead with the bucal fat pad removal. Thanks! READ COMMENT

Hi Colleen. Checking in with you. Do you have more recent pictures to post? READ COMMENT

Hi Colleen, just wanted to touch base. Are you healing well? Any changes? Take care. READ COMMENT

Thanks. What I am really wondering is 1) how much skin did he remove? 2) how difficult was the pain? -- he sutures the flap to the chest wall? 3) Is it the shape of the areola you are trying to improve? - or is the doctor hoping to... READ COMMENT

I have read both (your and FitLuv's) comments because I am talking with Dr. H. I am out of state and don't know how much difference this will make with follow up. Especially since this might require a revision down the road. Did he... READ COMMENT