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How popular in the u.S. Is labiaplasty and vaginoplasty surgery ?

How popular in the u.S. Is labiaplasty and vaginoplasty surgery ?

In Miami, popular: In miami this is a very popular procedure. I'm not sure about the rest of the country but in south florida we do see quite a few women who want cosmetic surgery on the labia. *** dr. Arthur *** *** marquis plastic surgery *** *** www.Arthurmd.Com ***. ...Read more

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Vaginoplasty (Definition)

Vaginoplasty is a reconstructive plastic surgery and cosmetic procedure for the vaginal canal and its mucous membrane, and of vulvo-vaginal structures that might be absent or damaged because of congenital disease (e.g. Vaginal atresia) or because of an acquired cause (e.g. ...Read more


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How long does labiaplasty surgery take? I've heard long surgeries are riskier than short ones. Is a labiaplasty a quick procedure? .

How long does labiaplasty surgery take? I've heard long surgeries are riskier than short ones. Is a labiaplasty a quick procedure?

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An hour or so...: The most common labiaplasty takes about an hour. It can take longer under straight local though. http://psinteractive.net/lab_faq.htm. ...Read more

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Is labiaplasty considered as a cosmetic surgery?

Is labiaplasty considered as a cosmetic surgery?

Cosmetic in nature: Good afternoon! Yes, despite some women suffering with discomfort and pain from excess labial tissue, in general labiaplasty and vaginoplasty is considered a cosmetic procedure. Properly performed, it is quick, easy, and in most case can be done under local anesthesia. I hope this helps ...Read more

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I'm having a surgery where the dr told me I'm having my rectocele and cystocele fixed, they didnt tell me what the op is called?Is it a vaginoplasty?

Probably not...: The medical term for this surgery is "Anterior and Posterior Colporrhaphy". You might also hear it called an "Anterior and Posterior Repair", or "A&P Repair". Vaginoplasty usually refers to cosmetic vaginal surgery, sex reassignment surgery or fixing birth defects of the vagina. Best wishes! ...Read more

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What are the risks of labiaplasty? I am considering labiaplasty because i experience irritation when wearing tight pants. However, i'm afraid to have surgery in such a sensitive location. What is the recovery like and what are the risks of the surgery?

What are the risks of labiaplasty? I am considering labiaplasty because i experience irritation when wearing tight pants. However, i'm afraid to have surgery in such a sensitive location. What is the recovery like and what are the risks of the surgery?

Usually safe AND: I have conducted two studies & now a third to verify the safety and efficacy. No surgery is 100% safe and risks may include infection, hematoma, bleeding, excessive bruising, scarring, dehiscence, asymmetry, pain, numbness, discomfort, contour irregularity, over or under correction, vaginismus, dryness, dyspareunia, vaginosis, vulvodynia, irritation, unacceptable cosmetic result, need 4 revision. ...Read more

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Why do some surgeons prefer scissors to laser to labiaplasty or the other way around? I am a 45-year-old female, and I am scheduled for labiaplasty surgery in two weeks. How long is the recovery for either method? Is any particular method associated with

Why do some surgeons prefer scissors to laser to labiaplasty or the other way around? I am a 45-year-old female, and I am scheduled for labiaplasty surgery in two weeks. How long is the recovery for either method? Is any particular method associated with

Choice & marketing: It comes down to a matter of opinion, preference, opinion as well as the marketing benefits of advertising the use of the laser. Laser users claim it causes less injury. While injury is minimal, thermal injury is still there and something must be used to control bleeding (usually cautery) the same is true with scalpel (cut) or scissors (crush) although the thermal injury is zero. ...Read more

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Why do some surgeons prefer scissors to laser to labiaplasty or the other way around? I am a 45-year-old female, and I am scheduled for labiaplasty surgery in two weeks. How long is the recovery for either method? Is any particular method associated with

Why do some surgeons prefer scissors to laser to labiaplasty or the other way around? I am a 45-year-old female, and I am scheduled for labiaplasty surgery in two weeks. How long is the recovery for either method? Is any particular method associated with

Labiaplasty : Lasers and other instruments are simply tools for doing a procedure. Some tools work better than others for certain jobs. I use lasers for various techniques, but not for labiaplasty as i believe it causes more pain and scar tissue than simple plastic surgical methods. ...Read more

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Can I have a labiaplasty or any minor surgery like that while on isotretinoin? Does it make people prone to keloid scars? (i have never had keloids)

Can I have a labiaplasty or any minor surgery like that while on isotretinoin? Does it make people prone to keloid scars? (i have never had keloids)

Unlikely but don't: Because this involves a specialized epithelial surface, the chance of a keloid is extremely low. However, it is typically recommended that you avoid elective surgery on the skin format least 3-6 months following isotretinoin cessation to minimize the potential for hypertrophic scarring ...Read more

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3 surgeries in2 weeks: risks? I'm only allowed 2wks off work & need: impacted wisdom T removal &want to get LASIK (eyelaser) & labiaplasty. Is thtsafe

3 surgeries in2 weeks: risks? I'm only allowed 2wks off work & need: impacted wisdom T removal &want to get LASIK (eyelaser) & labiaplasty. Is thtsafe

Not recommended: not recommended. you need time to heal for each before undergoing the next. choose the dental one first and then pick your favorite of the other two after that. hope that helps. ...Read more