John Shieh M.D.

Location: Pasadena, CA
Member since 1/9/2008


  • 8 total posts

Recent comments from John Shieh M.D.

Hello, VelaShape should not be making the cellulite worse, although during the treatment series there are some changes going on cause the skin to look different. This would be due to swelling, possible bruising (especially during... READ COMMENT

Hello, I am so sorry that you have had the negative experience at a franchise center. We've had patients come over from the franchises and found that the treatment was performed very differently and longer with us. I have... READ COMMENT

If you are seeking a non-invasive approach to reduce cellulite and fat, the VelaShape may be your best option. It is the first FDA approved medical device for cellulite and for circumferential reduction. It accomplished these... READ COMMENT

Again, it is so unfortunate that there are practices that may be offering poor treatments and poor business practices. It is not the machine or the laser company's fault that people are having poor results. Hoping for a class action... READ COMMENT

The VelaShape treatments take approximately 25 min for an area the size of an 8.5" x 11" piece of paper. The original question posted was dated June 30, 2007. This most likely would be with the VelaSmooth device. The VelaShape... READ COMMENT