Member since 11/15/2012


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  • 3 reviews

Reviews & Stories

Coudn't Be Happier! - Bay Area, CA

About 10 years ago, I had what I'd call a very botched rhinoplasty, septoplasty, turbinate resectioning and spreader grafts by a dr. no longer at Stanford. The result was an ugly mess on many levels. So much so, that no other doctor wanted to touch it forcing me to go back to the same guy for additional mess-making. I've lived with an ugly, not-very-well functioning nose for 10 years since. If... READ MORE

Contracted an Infection After Lipo - Beverly Hills, CA

I contracted an aggressive staph infection after having lipo w/ Dr. Minniti at Aesthetic Surgical Partners in Santa Barbara. After contacting both the center and the dr. by phone and letter, they both went completely silent. I had surgery to contain the infection that was so bad it had to be treated by a surgeon for would care twice a day for 2 months. Because of the infection and the abysmal... READ MORE

Rhinoplasty and Revision Mess - Palo Alto, CA

About 8 years ago, when he was at Stanford, he performed a rhinoplasty on me that came out looking like a pig snout. Because no one else would touch me, I allowed him to do a revision on me. Where do I start? My nose looks bigger than before, it has a lump it never had, the cartilage inside my nose is S-shaped, I have nose bleeds all the time, the grafts have shifted and the tip is an... READ MORE

Recent comments from veggirl

Hi there and thanks so much for the kind words. I will post another update and photos at the 6 month mark (end of Sept 2013) and then another at the 1 year point which is March 2014. READ COMMENT

Thanks so much! READ COMMENT


If you do your due diligence there is STILL no way to know if a dr. will handle a complication professionally unless you find some kind of reviews that say so. Since I didn't, I assumed they would and was wrong. My only tip is to avoid... READ COMMENT