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2017-02-19 Plastic Surgery - Pre-op for a procedure:

Hi Maria,    Actually, it sounds about right.  In order to do a facelift under "local" you need to be kept comfortable, and calm, and medications such as these are often used to accomplish that.  There

2017-02-18 Oral Surgery - Was my sliding genioplasty unnecessary? What happened to my chin?:

Jackie -  Most likely an exact duplication of what you originally had will not occur.  Scar tissue from the surgeries will alter the skin attachments and appearance.  That can hopefully be taken into account

2017-02-17 Oral Surgery - Was my sliding genioplasty unnecessary? What happened to my chin?:

Jackie - First of all, the lack of functioning of the bottom lip should resolve with time and seeing a physical or speech therapist to work on restoring the proper function of the muscles of the lower

2017-02-12 Oral Surgery - Intra Venous Question:

Sanjay -  The dark areas are either cysts or areas of infection, like I have told you in the past.  The larger areas above these that are gray in color are the sinuses, but one has nothing to do with the

2017-02-08 Oral Surgery - Intra Venous Question:

Absolutely no!! If done properly, the removal of cysts done with sedation and local anesthesia should produce a little soreness, easily controlled with mild pain medication.  A long term use of pain medication

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