Location: Ocean Park, WA
Member since 1/7/2013


  • 14 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 discussions
  • 6 questions

Reviews & Stories


59 years old, time for facelift. Wanted a Plastic Surgeon who Specializes in Facelift surgery - which took some time to find. I interviewed three specialists and chose Dr. Shah. Glad I did. I did not do full facelift but did not do a "mini lift" either as there really is no such thing. In our long and comprehensive consultation, Dr Shah and I talked extensively about what I wanted and why. ... READ MORE

Questions from Adele91433

Clarity on Which Breast Implants for My Body and Age?

I am in my late 50's, 5'7", 118 lbs. I am quite thin above the waist, w/no fat on my chest & my bones can be seen. I am looking for a natural look, not too big, nor small.... READ MORE

25 days post lower face and necklift. Still swollen and uncomfortable, sometimes painful. What can I do?

Still very swollen especially under chin out to the ears. I am most swollen in the morning. Today I woke up especially swollen, creating pain and concern. Is a waxing and... READ MORE

When can I easily turn head and neck after face and neck lift?

I am 3 weeks Post Op. My Doctor said I could return to bike riding & exercise.  Because my neck still feels really tight & swollen, I am hesitant to ride as it requires major ... READ MORE

Three months post op lower face and neck lift - still tight under neck and on the right side.

The right side of my face & neck felt too tight from day one. I am 3 months post op still have a tight band feeling under my neck, the right side feels and looks tighter... READ MORE

Left ear sticking out 3 months post op lower face/neck lift

My left ear noticeably sticks out after my lower face/neck lift. I am 3 months post op. The Doctor removed a lot of skin & I am still very tight in the neck. Can I expect... READ MORE

Sudden severe pain behind one ear; 5 months post-op lower face/neck lift?

I am 5 months post op lower face/neck lift. I moved my head back while looking up and felt and heard a scrunch in the front side of my neck. It felt like something ripped... READ MORE

Discussions started by Adele91433

When Can I *EASILY* Turn Head and Neck after Face and Necklift?

I am 3 weeks Post Op and my Doctor said I could return to bike riding - outside - and exercise.  He stressed for me to "listen to my body".I have read many replies from... READ MORE


BE PREPARED TO:1. Sleep Upright and On Your Back for several weeks if not up to one month or more.Plan accordingly. I bought a temperpedic- like foam wedge online for about $70... READ MORE

Recent comments from Adele91433

I'm in total agreement. My experience is Doctors spend very very little time on the healing process. I was in a lot of pain. I was on percocet for 3 months. I had a difficult healing. Thank goodness for real self and all of our... READ COMMENT

Believe me, Dr Shah removed and lifted ALL my saggy skin under my chin and neck. I am three months post op and still feel the tight band under my neck. Also one side is tighter than the other. I'm going to give it 3 more months to see... READ COMMENT

So glad you chose Dr. Cook. He fixed my nose after breaking it for the umpteenth time over 20 years ago and he did a nice job. READ COMMENT

Great Suggestions. I did similar and am grateful for that applesauce! READ COMMENT