Dr. Hashim Alani

Plastic Surgery
Algonac, MI

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MI

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MI
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About

Bio

Trained,and certified by the Board of plastic surgery, and plastic surgery trained in England and certified FRCSE. Practices in Oakland county,Michigan. On the staff of well known hospitals in the area

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Plastic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

191 Answers
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hashim Alani
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Ask a neurologist: I don't think the ointment is the cause of your headache. You need to see a neurologist to rule out or treat migrain.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
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Basal cell cancer: Not necessarily but make sure you use sunscreen. Take care of your basal cell ca.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
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Septal deviation: If the septum obstruct your airway then you need an ENT , or a plastic surgeon.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
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Runny nose: Depends how long ago since you had the septoplasty. Be patient adn go back to your surgeon if it didn't improve over the coming weeks.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
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Breast size: May not work unless you gain a lot of weight.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
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Sweat: It depends on where is the sweating.Botox helps and sometimes surgery.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
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Cyst: Depends on what kind of cyst and how big. See a general surgeon.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
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Fat removal: Tummy tuck can remove unwanted fat and not necessarily all the fat.
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Scars: Scars may improve a bit with retinol. May need to see a plastic surgeon.
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Thyroid cancer: Patient may die of thyroid cancer if it spread to the lymph nodes and other organs.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
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Insurance: Health insurance will pay for excision of overhanging skin if it is severe and hangs way down. Pictures sent to the insurance company may help.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
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Tighten stomach: Sagging skin may have to be removed surgically. Muscle tightening can imrove with excercises.
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Keloid: Small keloid may respond to corticosteroid in jection. We have been working with excision and injection of Mitomycin c in the incision with fair resu... Read More
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Laser hair: Laser hair removal is effective if done by the right persons and the right laser machine. It will be permanent when done well.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
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Gynecomastia: Not necessarily, but it may be in some cases.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
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Pimple: It looks like it is a pimple day. You may have a cyst.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
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Cellulite: Recently, radio frequency machines have been used for cellutite treatment. It is slow and must be done few times. Good luck. See a plastic surgeon.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
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Dark skin.: May need laser treatment. See a dermatologist or a plastic surgeon.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
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Deoderant: You can use deoderant after 7-10 days.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
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Spermatocele: It can be removed , if it is painful your urologist may help.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
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Epidural: The question is vague. Epidural can be given depending on the planned surgery.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
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Spider veins: Not dangerous but can be improved with injections or laser therapy.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
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Acne: Need to be on antibiotics sometimes. You may end having facial resurfacing.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
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Ball in ear: This could be a keloid or like you said a cyst. See a surgeon.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
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Keloid: There are new treatment for keloid like the injection of Mitomycin c after excision.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
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Missiing thumb porti: You may need reconstruction with a flap. Consult a hand or a plastic surgeon.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
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Lip lift may be done: Lip lift may be done without scarring using fillers , like hyaluronic acid products.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
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Breast lump?: It may be covered unless it is a ruptured implant.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
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Cyst: Clear cyst may not be an infection. See an ophthalmologist.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
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Skin patches: Vascular lesions, sun damage and aging.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
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Scar appearance: Scars can improve by revision if they are wide thich and irritating. Some scar guard sheets may help smooth some. Surgery may be necessary to improve... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
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Decubitus: Decubitus ulcer is commonly seen in paraplegics and long bedridden patients becuase of the contonuous pressure and not moving . It affects the blood s... Read More
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A 53-year-old male asked:
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Nipple reduction: Not too involved. Local anesthetic and can be done in the office or outpatient.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
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Pretty scars?: There are scar gels and tapes applied to the scar to make it softer and less visible.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
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Leaking breast: You need to take care of this right away. See a general surgeon who does a lot of breast surgery.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
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Gynecomastia: Gynecomastia is a large male breast. You need a plastic surgeon.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
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Ash: This may be due to a lot of sweating in the breast fold, or yeast infection.. If the breasts are large or droopy you may need a lift. See a plastic ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
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Boob?: Breast job (i think the question relates to augmentaion) it should be considered in adult life. We have done 15-16 years old who were born withabsen... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
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Scar: Of course. Scar revision is sucessful in the right hands and the right indications.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
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Asymmetry: Interesting. You must find one of them who is trustworthy.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hashim Alani
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Skin resurfacing: Why the deepest. Make sure it does not go too deep to cause scarring or skin color change. We use erbium laser for resurfacing with good results.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
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Hemangioma: Hemangiomas may need to be treated if they are expanding and causing symptoms.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
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Pretty scar: Scars are not pretty but, can be fine lines and acceptable. I don't like or use staples. They leave mor of obvious scars.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hashim Alani
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Cleft lip: I don't think so, but there is definitely some inhereted aspect of this deformity. Low income countries may not pay attention to the inheritance of th... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hashim Alani
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Non surgical nose : There are injectables to improve slight nose deformity, these are not replacements for a well deformed nose with a hump and deviated septum.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hashim Alani
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Acne: The good treatment may need dermabrasion or lasewr resufacing depending on the severity.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hashim Alani
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Scar revision: It takes months to see the final results.
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A member asked:
Dr. Hashim Alani
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Pain in the breast.: Pain inthe breast may be benign lesion but again it may be a malignant tumor.Seek the help of a good surgeon who will investigate your problem well.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
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Mole scar: Possible , if it was not sutured in a straight line.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hashim Alani
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Dermal cyst: It can be removed any time if it is large and not infected.
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Testimonials
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Apr 16, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Alani is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Alani is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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My mothers started in her neck. Had surgery (wice. Had radiation treatment. Now in lungs and now also a new lump back in throat. I'm scared
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Okay thanks it started off small like an ingrown pimple now it's big. So ill call my doctor.

Awards

Top Plastic Surgeon , First Place, Michigan - Winter
2013
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