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Revision rhinoplasty: You have to research and find the board certified surgeons you feel that you have a good rapport with. Some names that you should look at are Drs Solieman and Litner, as well as Dr. Frankel. Also, don't forget that there are non surgical options as well for nasal contour correction. Half of our Non Surgical Rhinoplasty patients are revision cases who wish to avoid going under the knife again. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
You could but why?: I see from your history you have anxiety. Are you really going to want to sit there with someone making incisions, resecting cartilage, making delicate and time consuming changes to the shape of your nose, suctioning blood all while you cannot touch your face or risk infecting your wound? Most surgeons do it under general. It's your surgeon and your call, but most patients would say "no". ...Read moreSee 6 more doctor answers
Orthopedic surgeon: Check for some have experience in reconstructive surgery. ...Read more
Is a revision rhinoplasty more expensive than a first rhinoplasty? I was never completely happy with how my original rhinoplasty turned out, and i've recently been considering revision rhinoplasty. In researching the procedure, i'm noticing that costs see
Complexity=cost: Hi! revision rhinoplasty is different in every individual, some are complex requiring cartilage grafts and some are simple tweaks. I would recommend speaking with several different experienced rhinoplasty surgeons for recommendations and quotes, and see what is possible for you. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I have pectus excavatum (4.8 haller index). I am interested in having the ravitch procedure performed in ohio. I'm looking for doctor recommendations.
How do university surgeons get paid? Is it just salary or salary + procedures? Is private vs public school any different? Ex usc vs ucla surgeons.
Salary alone.: University-employed professors are salaried and thus have no incentive to perform additional procedures unless they are clearly indicated. My understanding is that some private universities may give year-end bonuses on productivity, but most public ones do not. ...Read more
No board of botched: Surgeons are more likely to specialize in a region. For example rhinoplasty experts will have experienced with botched nose surgery whereas experts in breast augmentation are mor likely to be experienced in correcting botched breast surgery. There is no board specialization in botched surgery correction. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Cosmetic Surgery: Who are two preeminent plastic surgeons with an office in Fort Lauderdale and/or Miami, Florida (there are too many to choose from)?
The one recommended: Speak to your friends ,family and your own family doctor who were satisfied by experience. they will recommend you the right surgeon. Make to go to a well trained cosmetic surgeon who had years of residency training not a wk course in a resort . ...Read more
Ask for a referral: Ask your physician for a recommendation. Two good online sources are the american society for plastic surgery and the american society of aesthetic plastic surgeons. Find some local experts and have a consultation or two, even three or until you feel very comfortable. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Orthopaedic Surgeons: Orthopaedic surgeons perform what is also called high tibial osteotomies (hto). Most are performed as medial opening wedge osteotomies. Locking plates or newer peek (dense plastic) wedge-shaped implants are used in conjunction with bone graft or bone graft substitute materials to promote sound healing. ...Read more
Oral Surgeon; Periodontist, etc. #: Is iRaise, a minimally invasive sinus lift procedure, available to patients in the United States, at this time?
Absolutely: A sinus lift operation performed with CAT scan control and knowing the anatomy of the maxillary sinus can be performed not only by oral surgeons, periodontists, but also by may general dentists who have taken multiple courses for this operation. I am surprise at the question because there are thousands of well trained dentists who perform a sinus lift for implant surgery. ...Read more
Who (orthopedic surgeons or podiatrist) does vascularized bone grafts for osteonecrosis of the talus-in denver, chicago, st. Louis or kansas areas?
Ankle Specialist: I would check with the medical schools in each of the cities. Chicago and st. Louis have multiple medical schools. In the orthopedic department look for the doctor listed as foot and ankle. This at least means that he or she is fellowship trained ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Referrals in San Francisco to assess achilles tendon injured running 50K mountain ultra-marathon this weekend.
Are there any cardiac rehab phase 3 outpatient facilities in western suffolk county ny (islip, bayshore patchouge)?
Any recommendation for pediatric plastic surgeons that specialize in treating congenital outer ear abnormalities? In los angeles, southern cal areas?
Liquid rhinoplasty: A liquid rhinoplasty is not a permanent procedure and using such products in the nose is an off label use. the cost varies by surgeon and location and product. It can vary also by the amount of product you need. Be sure to have your nose evaluated by a board certified facial plastic and reconstruction surgeon. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers