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Dr. Joseph Perlman

Plastic Surgery
Foreman, AR
45 years experience

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Plastic Surgery

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English

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Perlman
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Depends on the lift: With an endoscopic brow lift, which is the most common brow lift, there's very little loss of sensation and it's limited to the area around the incision, which is behind the hairline. With transverse for had lips that are done in deep wrinkles particularly in men with receding hairlines, there tends to be more loss of sensation above the incision. With coronal brow lifts , which are the traditional.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Perlman
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
No: I have been surprised in all my years of plastic surgery how little pain areas with soft tissue cosmetic procedures. When doing procedures which involve repositioning of the facial bones, such as and advancing the jaw or cheekbones or in major craniofacial surgery for congenital defects, however those are painful. But i would say that 99% of my cosmetic surgery patients are able to treat their pos.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Perlman
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Yes: You could have a bone cyst or you could have tendonitis occurring. Usually , a ganglion cyst will be palpable through the skin , and if you hold a small penlight to it, it will trans-iluminate. Some physicians will try to aspirate the gel like fluid from the cyst and then inject a small amount of steroid solution to try to shrink it. A more definitive exam would be an mri, but these are rather costly.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Perlman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Perlman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Medical/Graduate school

Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, RI
Graduated 1976MD
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