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Dr. Denis Winder

Plastic Surgery
Durango, CO
60 years experience male

Locations

Durango Plasitc Surgery

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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About

Bio

Live in Durango Colorado Graduate medical school at Ohio State University in 1963 .Residency in Radiology Akron City Hospital 1 year. Four years general surgery at Wm. Beaumont Hospital, Warren Michingan. Plastic surgery completed at St. Louis Uiversity 1980

Specialties
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Plastic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: Certainly by age 40 or sooner if there is family history.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Don't worry: If there is no associated swelling, scabbing, bleeding, as long as it is improving there should be nothing to worry about. Occasionally herpes simplex... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: 80- 120 mb% depending on the lab.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
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Suggestions: It depends on how serious you areabout having children. Breast asymmetries may require more than one stage to correct. Not everything can be correcte... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: Not necessarily. If it returns to normal in a couple hours then probably not.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
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Information: Intense swelling, redness around the bite, red streaks up the extremity, fever, nausea and vomiting, difficulty breathing.Seek consultation immidiatel... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
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Information: When you take in a deep breath, it causes increased venous return to the right side of the heart and the pressure is transmitted back into the lung. ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
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Yes: The actual act of squeezing might not be a problem, but a broken rib as a result of squeezing could cause a pneumothorax if the rib puncrured the lung... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Good question: The unfortunate thing about breast cancer is that it almost never causes symptoms or physical findings early. That is why mammogram is so important. T... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: Unfortunately many cancers, particularly those in the abdomen, do not cause symptoms until they are far advanced.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
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Information: Basal cell skin cancer rarely spreads to other parts of the body. If the cancer has recurred several times in the same location, or it invades bone or... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: There is usually a psychological explanation. I suggest seeing a psychological therapist.
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A 60-year-old female asked:
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Information: That depends on any factors. Do you take blood thinners? It depends on the type of plastic surgery. If it is medically indicated such as breast recons... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: It depends on what was eaten for supper. If there was no supper, the 111 is at the high end of normal. If you are concerned about diabetes, then you s... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
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60 years experience
Information: Any change in the appearance of a spot that has been present for a while. For moles , darkening of the color, recent increase in size, irregular bord... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: Heart attack is an anatomic problem with the heart. Panic attack is emotional.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
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Information: Only if it has spread to other parts of the body such as the lung.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
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Suggestion: There have been many skin tightening systems based on radio frequency technology no of wich have worked bery well. This is a area if intense research.... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
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60 years experience
Possible remedy: Antibiotics such as dosycycline once daily may help. Also the relative new proactive system may help.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
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I will try: Pharynx - malignant tumors, and tonsillitis. Trachea-- vocal core paralysis and epiglottitis, lung- emphysema and pneumonia.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Estimate: The normal thyroid weighs about 20-30 grams. It is about 4cm x3cm, and 1-3cm thick. This is highly variable from one person to another.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: Sugar is not truly addictive. Our bodies need sugar to survive. I am not aware of any addictive symdromes related to artificial sweeteners.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Try to define it: Any disease arising from a noxious habit such as smoking leading to copd.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Yes: The tattoo can be removed with laser or with a surgical procedure. However, there will most likely be color change of the skin as well as scarring.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Nothing: There is no really good oral med for melanoma. Once the tumor has spread systemic interferon is often used. There are new drugs being developed. Melan... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
A short time: A few hours to a few days would be usual.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
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60 years experience
Information: Fixing the septum may not have anything to do with the sinuses. However fixing the septum may improve breathing.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information.: Yes. If you exercise some muscle groups more than others.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
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Information: Fat cavitation releases potentially toxic substances in to the blood that in an adult would not cause problem. But in breast milk it could cause a p... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: Interesting question. No specific answer. Usualy it has to do with some kind of electical activity in the brain during sleep.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: Cellulite can occur even in skinny people. Perhaps one of the newer type of laser techniques will help. Perhaps thermage will help. Very difficult to ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: If there is no blster, the burn may 1st degree. The color is the inflammatory reacion the the burn. First degree burn is like sunburn and usually heal... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: There may be little difference. Both are qualified to work on the external noseand the internal nose. If there is sinus work to be done also, then cho... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: The actual treatment doesn't take long. However, dermabrasion is still the best treatment. Generally it is not possible to get rid of the scars comple... Read More
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A female asked:
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60 years experience
Information: Hypothyroidism can cause chronic swelling of the tissue., and almost negate any benefit from thermage. If the hormone levels are normal with replaceme... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: Sometimes yes, but not in large amounts.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
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Information: Possibly. Gallbladder disease and liver disease may also be at fault.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
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Information: Any of the standard liquid dietary supplements on the market that are high in calories should help.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
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Don't do this: You are most likely sensitive to red wine. You should avoid it permanently.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: Yes. Vinegar is an acid. Too much can cause skin breakdown.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Several approaches: He will most likely need a combination of surgery, radiation and chemotherapy.Of course he should discontinue smoking.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: When you scratch or irritate the skin such as shaving can do there is a response called the "lewis triple response" which is redness, mild swelling fo... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
None: There is very little fuctional impact from removing cervical lymph nodes themselves. The risk comes from potential harm to adjacent structures during ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Quickly: They should heal completely by about three weeks. Of course you must avoid further injury.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: Cellulite is in reality fat contained in small compartnents created by bands of fibrous tissued attached to the deeper fascia of the area. As weight g... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: Minoxidil is til one of the best. Tranplants are quite successful these days.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: There is no specific answer to the question. There are many different kids of muscle aches and cramps. The causes can vary from metabolic to traumatic... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: Cutis laxa is one of the contraaindications to an form pf loastic surgery designed to tighten loose tissue, due to the ability of the sking to strech ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: Almost any time after sweling and disconfort have gone away. Remember the first few ejaculations can still contain viable sperm. A post op sperm coun... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
60 years experience
Information: Blood draining from the ear is never normal. You should have it checked.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Winder is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Winder is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you very much for your answer but would you like to tell me what products, over the counter can help to prevent Keloids? It would help
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Thanks for taking the time to answer, I'll make an appointment with my doctor in the next few days. Thanks again!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! thank u.i think its my TN returning.i thought it was gone.many thanks

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Ohio State University
Graduated 1963MD

Residency

Wm.Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak Michigan1972-1976

Awards

Top Plastic Surgeon , First Place, Colorado - Summer
2013
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