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Questions from needafaceliftnow45

Who is the Top Facelift Surgeon in South Florida?

Can someone please let me know who is considered the top plastic surgeon for faclifts in the South Florida aread (Miami, Boca, West Palm, etc). Thanks for any recommendations. READ MORE

What is the Earliest Age That Women Want to or Can Have a Facelift Done?

I'm 45 and have significant drooping in my lower face as well as excess skin in lower face that slopes down into the neck. At 45, will all plastic surgeons be willing to do a... READ MORE

Is It Worthwhile and Practical to Travel to Another State for a Facelift if One Has a Specific P.s. in Mind?

Is it worthwhile and practical to travel to another state for a facelift if one has a specific p.s. in mind? I imagine follow-up would be very difficult. READ MORE

Is It Wise to Sign a Contract Promising Not to Sue a P.s. for Any Reason?

I don't know if all p.s.'s require a signature promising not to sue, but I would imagine having a right to sue would help keep plastic surgeons more accountable to do a good... READ MORE

Can Bloating from a Medication Permanently Affect the Face?

I was on a medicine called Neurontin for sleep issues for about 10 weeks. My face had a lot of edema as a result. Since I stopped taking the medicine 5 months ago, it's like... READ MORE

Is the US News Top Doctor List a Good Way to Find a Good Plastic Surgeon?

I'm trying to find a top plastic surgeon to do my facelift in South Florida. Am wondering if using this list -- the US News top docs list -- is useful at all, or more about how... READ MORE

For a Facelift, is an ABFPRS or ABPS Surgeon Preferred?

While I know it does not boil down to ABFPRS or ABPS alone, I would like to know which might be the better indicator in choosing a facelift surgeon. The problem is I don't know... READ MORE

Can Swelling Ater a Facelift Stretch the Skin Back Out?

I've been reading that swelling after a face-lift can go on for months. As someone who has a lot of excess skin in the lower face and neck, I am concerned that if I have... READ MORE

Discussions started by needafaceliftnow45

How Much Should Patients Rely on On-line Doctor Ratings in Choosing a Plastic Surgoen--esp for Facelifts?

On sites like realself, healthgrades, vitals, ucompare, etc, most plastic surgeons have at least a couple people who aren't happy with results. Some have all satisfied patients... READ MORE

Is There a "Gold Standard" in How to Do a Facelift and What Questions Should I Ask on Consults?

I read it's important for a p.s. to address the underlying structure/tissue, etc and not to just stretch the skin? Can anyone comment...What are some of the best questions to... READ MORE

Recent comments from needafaceliftnow45

If your happy with the lift I think that's the main thing. It sucks you're not as comfortable wearing your hair up, but that's not the worst thing in the world. People heal differently in regard to scarring. May not have been the... READ COMMENT

He treated you very disrespectfully. No doubt. However in my opinion the result is the most important thing so take comfort in being happy with the result. What could be worse is if the surgeon treated you great but the surgical result... READ COMMENT

Google "pro bono attorneys in Florida." A site for the American bar association shows up with a list of pro bono attorneys throughout Florida. READ COMMENT

I just googled "pro bono attorneys Florida" and the second choice that came up was a site from the American Bar Association with a list of pro bono attorneys in various counties in Florida. I think it's worth looking into. Message me if... READ COMMENT

So sorry you had to endure this. I'm glad to read that the revision surgery could correct some of the damage. READ COMMENT