Galochka

Location: Boca Raton, FL
Member since 8/24/2014

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  • 239 total posts
  • 3 reviews
  • 233 comments
  • 3 questions

Reviews & Stories

Doctor Review

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Lower Face Lift

9 Mar 2017, Created 20 days ago

Jacob D. Steiger, MD

4 out of 5 stars

Today I got flowers from Dr. Steiger's office with the wishing speedy recovery. This is a nice touch, no question. I had my surgery on Thursday, March 2. I have selected dr. Steiger based on the fact that his specialty is head and neck. He is a pleasant fellow, and does very good job injecting me with Botox for the last five years. Today is day 7 after the surgery. I am very swollen and my... READ MORE

Treatment Review

Neck and facelift with fat transfer at 62.

Lower Face Lift

9 Mar 2017, Updated 2 days ago

Hi ladies. This is my 24 Day post surgery update. I am not a very happy camper to say the least... Still in pain, swelling persists, but most bothersome now is that I discovered my smile is crooked. I talked to my doc he said it all will go away in time.. My daughter is a dentist and she advises... READ MORE

61 Years Old, Finally Have Done It! - Miami, FL

Hello everyone. I feel it is my responsibly to write this review, and help others to make such important decision, even after 55, to go thru an elective surgery, just for mare reason, as to look better. If it was not for this site I don't think I would have done it! So, this is my small contribution :-). It all started years ago. Even though never had big chest, it always pointed down. Well,... READ MORE

Questions from Galochka

I am 60 years old. Should I have breast reduction and neck lift done by two doctors at the same time?

I am 60 years old. Should I have breast reduction and neck lift done by two doctors at the same time? Is recovery difficult? Is it too much to put my body through? Will I be... READ MORE

What is most effective for BR?

As I am educating myself on BR procedure, it seems that lollipop cannot achieve the same result as the anchor type procedure for BR. I am 36DDD and would like to be a C, and... READ MORE

7 weeks PO after Breast Reduction. Redness, pale of areola. Should I be concerned?

Hello. I had a breast reduction over seven weeks ago. The bottom part of my left breast has redness. the areola on my left breast is pale, almost yellowish. I still experience... READ MORE

Recent comments from Galochka

Hey girlfriend, how are you? I discovered that my smile is crooked, oh boy! I am freaking out!!! Started taking steroids ... Thinking about cold laser therapy and also oxygen chamber treatment.. You are pretty informed person, gave you... READ COMMENT

Thank you so much for the kinf words! It is very annerving situation... As it turns out my I am only the third person that my do has this issue with.. I will start taking steroids tomorrow.. Hopefully it will help. ..galina READ COMMENT

Hey girlfriend, just looked at your post at 19 days again... You were doing a lot better at that time than I am. I am still bruised and so swollen.. Yesterday was in a lot if discomfort.. (And yet, managed to get new hoops today (lol)).... READ COMMENT

Thank you! I don't see my face yet.. Still look like a freak ))) Too much swelling still.. Also, I am 62 not 45 , maybe this time around I have lower threshold for pain.. I am glad I did it though, must stay ahead of the curve :-) hugs! READ COMMENT

Thank you for reading my posts. Keep in mind, everybody has different recovery experience . I just talked to one of my friends, she never had any real pain after the surgery . Good luck! Galina READ COMMENT