Location: Portland, OR
Member since 11/21/2012


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Reviews by HowDoYouKnow

Worst Decision I've Ever Made

All I wanted out of this was a neckline again. I knew liposuction would not be enough for me. My local doctor charges $9,000 for a neck lift, so $6,900 for a full face lift sounded pretty good to me! I paid an extra $3500 for a breast lift, and I was told I needed to stay at Pat's recovery... READ MORE

Questions from HowDoYouKnow

Must I stop taking low doses of Ephedrine before Liposuction and a Breast lift?

I am taking ephedrine two or three times a day at 12.5mg each tablet. Do I need to stop taking this before surgery, and, if so, how long before? What are the dangers? Thanks so... READ MORE

Am I a good candidate for an inner thigh lift? (Photo)

I have been told by one doctor that I would not get much benefit from an inner thigh lift. Thanks for your time! READ MORE

Am I a good candidate for an arm lift? (Photo)

I know the arm lift leaves a long scar, but the flabby leftover skin after a 30-pound weight loss seems like it might be worse! Any other ideas? Thanks so much! READ MORE

Double chin five weeks after neck/mid facelift. Any suggestions? (photos)

I am five weeks and three days out from my neck and face lift, and it seems that my neck/double chin is nearly as bad as it was before surgery. It was nice and flat about a... READ MORE

I am nine weeks post face/neck lift and serious neck remains. (Photo)

I see very little improvement in neck after nine weeks. The whole point of facelift was to get rid of neck, as I knew lipo alone wouldn't do it. So much scarring for nothing!... READ MORE

Are these scars normal after face and neck lift? (Photos)

I had face and neck lift in Mexico about nine weeks ago. Are these scars normal? Is this current/modern practice? What type of procedure is this? Is this what everyone gets... READ MORE

Can I get a Facelift Revision and a Breast Lift/Reduction at the same time?

Hi there. I am wanting a facelift revision and a breast lift/reduction. Is it fairly common/doable to have these two procedures at the same time? READ MORE

Recent comments from HowDoYouKnow

HI there. Thank you so much for sharing. Could you please tell us how much you paid for these procedures? Thank you! READ COMMENT

Thanks so much for sharing. How long did you have to stay? READ COMMENT

I'm so sorry for your disappointing experience :( Thank you so much for sharing, so that others can avoid the pain and disappointment and loss of money that you've endured! I was very much considering this procedure, and you have saved... READ COMMENT

Thank you so much for your support. It really does help! And I want others to know that the same thing can happen to them. READ COMMENT

I have to wait a full year after surgery for my revision for the scars to heal. I have not yet decided on the doctor, but I will have it done in the US. Definitely not going back to Dr. Koelliker! READ COMMENT