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Reviews & Stories

Dermal Fat Graft for Permenant Lip Augmentation - Tampa, FL

I was born with a cleft lip and palate, and my upper lip was asymmetrical and lacked volume. My surgeon did a dermal fat graft- extracting fat with the underlying dermis and rolling it up to do my lip augmentation. He said it would keep 70% of its volume, but it kept about 50% and settled unevenly. It helped a lot, but I feel like I should have been consulted more on the scar it would leave... READ MORE

My Cleft Lip and Palate Story! - Tampa, FL

Hi everyone! i was born with a unilateral complete cleft lip nose and palate on the left side. i have had over twenty surgeries to date, including bone grafts, jaw distractions, lip revisions and rhinoplasties- the whole five yards! although i have all of the surgeries necessary to make life livable, i am still not quite done yet! i still want to fix many things about my appearance, but most... READ MORE

Questions from 97642642

What Kind of Results Can Be Expected Ideally? (photo)

I was born with a unilateral complete cleft lip and palate on my left side. I've had tons of reconstructive operations .My nostrils are uneven, the tip of my nose is huge bulby... READ MORE

What exactly do I ask my surgeon to get the results I want from my rhinoplasty? (photos)

I have a unilateral complete cleft lip and palate. I've discussed with my surgeon what I am aiming to get as a result, but I feel like I am not being as concise as I could be.... READ MORE

I'm 16 yrs old. My breast size is 34 D and I would like to have a Breast Reduction to an A cup? Am I a good candidate?

I'm 5'8" and 122 lbs. My breasts are something like a 34D. I'm aiming for as small as possible, possibly an A cup. I was in a car accident, and had back pain afterwards. I went... READ MORE

Recent comments from 97642642

I'm saving up to have these procedures done in South Korea- the incidence of Cleft Lip and Palate is much more common in Asia, and so they have pretty much mastered revision surgery. I was shocked when I saw the results- they're... READ COMMENT

Thank you! ^_^ I agree, it is much more symmetrical! But I feel as if I could have achieved similar, permenant results without creating such a large scar on my abdomen. I want a more permanent solution, so I'm likely going to have... READ COMMENT

You look very nice with your new nose!! i've found that the tip usually lowers itself a bit with time, but, really, it looks so nice already! ^-^ READ COMMENT