Member since 3/20/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Love It - Got Exactly the Results That I Wanted - Darien, CT

This was my first experience with Dysport. I have tried Botox a couple of times maybe 2 or 3 years ago and that was also good, but I was going to a different physician ( I saw a plastic surgeon this time, the previous 2 times I saw a dermatologist) and he had Dysport. He told me it is the same medication just a different manufacturer so that was fine with me. I was injected in my forehead... READ MORE

Venefit (Vnus Closure) for Varicose Veins - Darien, CT

I am 42 years old and have had some unsightly bulging veins and spider veins in my left calf for the past couple of years that only seemed to be getting worse. I saw a vascular surgeon who confirmed via ultrasound that I had faulty valves in the greater saphenous vein and I finally went through with the Venefit procedure one week ago. I was very anxious about the procedure but in the end it... READ MORE

Recent comments from josiegrammer

I was going to mention the nerve thing but didn't want to freak you out! Basically because of that I decided with my doctor not to do the lower leg. Mine said there is some kind of newer procedure they are doing for the lower leg that... READ COMMENT

I had my upper thigh done. I do have issues with the lower branch as well but haven't addressed that yet. My MD said doing the upper might help many of the symptoms and it did, at least for now. I do know after talking to my MD, that... READ COMMENT

I don't know if that bulging vein in and of itself was causing discomfort but in general that leg and specifically the lower would certainly ache at times. READ COMMENT

I think they should be permanent since the vein has been essentially destroyed. Or at least in the studies I read it was 95% effective which is the same as stripping. Yes - definitely take valium. READ COMMENT