Member since 11/25/2012


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Reviews & Stories

Dr. Shifrin Delivered Results - Chicago, IL

2 years back I had an abdominoplasty with liposuction of the flanks with Dr. Stephen Zucker of South Bend, Indiana. The result left me with a deformed look, worse than I was and he wanted me to pay him $5000 more to correct it. When I gave him a piece of my mind, he agreed to do it for a fee of $1500, but I was not going to trust him again even if he was going to do it free. Here is my... READ MORE

Terrible result with Dr. Stephen Zucker in South Bend, IN - He wanted another $5000 to correct the deformed look

I had TT and lipo on the flanks 3 months back on January 17th. My flanks are bulging out really bad and initially PS told me it is swelling. Now he says that there is extra skin on the sides that needs removal and have to extend the incision to do that and it will cost me more money. I feel absolutely devastated! I did SO MUCH research before going ahead with this procedure and PS and never... READ MORE

Questions from patnuk1

Tummy Tuck Revision - Why is the Doctor Charging Me For Extra Skin? (photo)

Had tt along with lipo on the flanks 3 months back. However, you will see that I am still pretty thick in the middle and still have a lot of skin left on the sides. I was... READ MORE

Recent comments from patnuk1

I did not do the tummy tuck with him. Mine cost $7500 with the other doctor whose mess I had to get corrected with David which cost me another $9500. READ COMMENT

Happy for you. If you continue to work out and all that later, you will remain looking amazing.......... READ COMMENT

Hi, Check my reviews. I have two. I think my body looked a bit like you before my surgeries. I initially did the TT with a different doctor who made the problem worse by not addressing the flanks and the back properly. A body lift... READ COMMENT

I never got anything much for my initial abdominoplasty or this second one. Just kept my hands and everything clean, drank lots of water, used a fair amount of pillows and eat well and healthy. Guess some people have it hard it if... READ COMMENT

So, Dr. Shifrin delivered results! I am beyond happy. Here's the review which includes the pictures. READ COMMENT