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Dr. Todd Sisto

Plastic Surgery
Inverness, FL
38 years experience male

Locations

Todd F Sisto MD PA

Inverness, FL

Address

Suite 307, 131 South citrus Ae, Inverness, FL, US
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: Closed
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Practice website

Fax

(352) 344-9086

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida

CHAMPUS

CIGNA Health Care

Other

Tricare

UnitedHealthcare

Medicare

About

Bio

College: UT, Austin, BA Microbiology Med School: UTMB, Galveston General Surgery: UND Plastic Surgery: LSU Craniofacial/ Congenital Surgery: D.R. Millard, M.D. and S.A. Wolfe @ U Miami Private Practice for 22 years, Inverness, FL

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

Aesthetic Medicine

Breast Surgery

Cosmetic Surgery

Wound care

Licenses

United States: Florida

Doctor Q&A

538 Answers
355 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Not related: Your pain is very unlikely to have anything to do with the breast reduction and more likely represents costochondritis, or other problem with a rib. S... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Yes: Use benzoyl peroxide products and get a prescription for tretinoin
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
If not stipulated: On the prescription you should check with the doctor that prescribed it. If you don't have a prescription, don't use it.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
See a plastic surgeo: Plastic surgeons are the best at and have the most options for evaluation and treatment of gynecomastia. If you are at a BMI greater than ideal you ma... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
With that BMI @ that: age, you should be much more worried about your overall health. try weight watchers or the Wheat Belly Diet, and more exercise varying the type as muc... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
See MD: It's a little early to consider biopsy but it could come to that later. Not sure what you mean by " sensation"
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Insomnia is unlikey: to have been the major cause of loss of skin elasticity. Avoid sun, sunscreen, lots of fresh vegetables, stay hydrated, avoid smoking. Much loss at yo... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Try: again at the hosp in which (s)he has privileges. Also, did you get a prop instruction sheet, or one form the surgery center?
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Surgery: unequivocally- if done by ABPS- certified or eligible plastic surgeon. Look also for ASPS member.
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A female asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Yes, usually.: Sometimes a psychiatrist can document a psychiatric indication the third party will accept, especially in minors. Also, a documented deformity in a ki... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Telamgiectasia: = mini varicose veins. If associated with larger vein disease get that treated first o/w they will quickly recur. Trtmnt is with injection of various ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
None that are: Are both safe and effective.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Either: tinnitus or a bruit from your carotid artery
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Yes: It happens the same way as always.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
See hand surgeon: May need to be explored depending on location.
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Yes: Fat transfer: aspirated fat is processed and transplanted to breasts with needles only.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Yes: Blepharoplasy with canthoplasty or tarsarrhaphy.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Not really: Some go back to non- physical work in days. Work that requires use od abdominal muscles will require more like 2 weeks.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Usually: But maybe not if you are very careful.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Pain with pushing : The palm ahaist surfaces, called pillar pain is common and can take 2/3 of a year to go away. Pain at rest could be due to inadequate release or may b... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Yes: It can cause septal perforation, collapse and saddle nose deformity.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Great idea: But i wouldn't want to try it outside of a clinical trial.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Implant & flap: Flaps less and less popular due to donor site morbidity, more time in hosp and more scar of reconstructed mound. Most female plastic surgeons would ch... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Compare the feel : Of it to fat elsewhere if it's denser it might be glandular development. Ct or MRI would be definitive but usually unnecessary.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Depends if...: ...You're talking about exernal or internal. I've seen old-tech(pre '92) breast implants in good shape after 30 yrs but most need to be changed or rem... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Decreases adverse : Psychological reaction secondary to grief reaction caused by loss of body part & best clinical results when 1st stage done concommitantly w mastectomy... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Differently: Some seem not to be bothered at all. These generally include the elderly. Younger women tend to undergo a grieving process but this can be significa... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Many ways, none of: Of which work very well: compression garments, elevation, massage & if those alone don't help, sequential compression device that milks fluid towards ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Probably: High fat diet is probably linked to a slight increased risk of breast cancer. Decreasing fat intake to about 20% of daily calories is good for overall... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
START w ASPS/ASAPS: Websites. Put your zip in. Any member should be competent. I strongly recommend not using someone who is not a member or is eligible to be in one of ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
In the US, any Dr : Can legally. Which should? In my opinion, only residency-trained plastic surgeons. These can be found by searching the asaps or asps web sites. Once y... Read More
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A 68-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Yes: but safety can vary with breast size: the smaller the safer, in general- if by safety you refer to the aesthetic outcome (I'm assuming you're includin... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Few common ones: Skin necrosis, infection, seroma, dissatisfaction, numbness. Use only an ABPS-certified (or eligible) surgeon, member of ASPS or ASAPS.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Contact an Asian : Surgeon & ask.Surgery abroad may save money unless there's a complication, in which case you'll spend more.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Yikes!: You would see a plastic surgeon who specializes in gender reassignment. The screening and preoperatively process is designed to avoid this type of ev... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Not long: My pts leave the hospital the same day often w less pain than they had preop. Waterproof dressings allow for no interruption in showering but imme... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Must have biopsy: After thorough history & physical.
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Yes!: Fat transfer by asps plastic surgeon who has a special interest in the technique. 8773774786.
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
History of trauma: Pain tenderness edema bruising deformity.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
4 good ways: Diet, exercise, slim lipo and other liposuction techniques and body contouring operations such as abdominoplasty 877 drsisto.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Not a priori: Only if there is a known problem. Most pre-1992 devices better off replaced.
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Not very risky all: $5-7k. Breast is dissected off of the pec muscle & incisions are made into th back of the gland like the sections of an orange. Then, an implant is pl... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
No: Expensive, not approved, poor side effect profile. The only way i could imagine it would be appropriate would be if the patient had proven high estrog... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
50-250: But may vary more than that. Not all facial fx req surgery. Look on asps web pg for those w craniofacial background: these have superior training. Cos... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Two main choices: See an oncologist and get on tamoxifen or similar rx x 5 yrs plus monthly self exam & frequent mammograms or usg/mri(need special MRI machine for ca s... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Exercising will : Worsen it: stretching and warmth before use and strecting and ice after. Splinting should be tried of that fails. It's not "supposed to last" any set ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
You may be able to..: ...Improve it with a combination of tretinoin, hydroquinoe( both req rx), sun protection( don't bother w anything else if you won't do this) eg w neut... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Hand surgeon: Plastic surgeon or ortho.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Allow me to answer that question by asking another:: Question by asking another: if someone was dying from asystole in your gym and their only chance of survival was to be defibrillated, why would you wo... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
A particular type: ...Called levator advancement would do that. See an abps plastic surgeon or oculoplastic surgeon.
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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Mar 30, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
Apr 24, 2015
good doc w/ broad knowledge base
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Sisto is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! It's so hard to text my hands hurt so bad thank you so much I'll have a check by my ortho surgeon thank you again
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Thanks.My dr thinks it's nothing serious. Oncologist didn't either.I just panicked after I read stuff on the Internet
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks. Saw Dr today. New medicine drops given. First ones not working for me.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine, TX
Graduated 1984MD

Residency

LSU New ORLEANS

Residency

University of North Dakota

Awards

Most Influential, First Place, Ocala Region - Spring
2015
Thought Leader, Second Place, Florida - Spring
2015
Top Breast Surgeon, First Place, National - Spring
2015

Affiliations

American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Florida Society of Plastic Surgeons
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