Cosmetic Dermatology Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Sep
2013

Q&A: What can I do about 5 month old pregnancy stretch marks?

William Ehrlich, MD FAACS Picture - LocateADoc.com Hello, so my stretch marks appeared on my abdomen right after I delivered my baby. I didnt get any during my pregnancy so I thought I was in the clear. They are around my belly button and the streaks ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2013

Q&A: Having a lot of pain and swelling after Botox injections, worried about long term effects?

Benjamin Schlechter, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com I just recently got Botox injections. I have this done 3 other times. But this time I felt alot of pain and swelled up every where she injected the botox it did not have any of the right effects and now ... View full question & answer >>
Feb
2002

Q&A: What can I do to minimize the look of my scar as a result of a tummy tuck followed by a hysterectomy?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I had a tummy tuck in 1994. The next year, 1995, I had to have a hysterectomy. The cut made for the hysterectomy was on top of the previous scar from the tummy tuck. It left a terrible purple, wide scar. ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: I have pigment and indentation scar damage from hair removal products/processes. What can I do to correct this?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I have about a dozen scars on my shins due to chemical burns (from Nair Hair removal cream) and electrical burns due to bad electrolysis. All of the scars are small (about pea sized) and shallow rather ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: For breast enlargement scars, can I get use a skin pigment tattoo rather than laser surgery?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I recently read about women who have had breast enlargment...to hide the scars they were tatooed using ink made to match the skin color rather than laser surgery.Have you heard of this, and if so is it ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: Can tattoo ink matching skin color be used to hide scars from breast surgery and loss of weight stretch marks?

David Metzner, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com I recently read about women who have had breast enlargment...to hide the scars they were tatooed using ink made to match the skin color rather than laser surgery.Have you heard of this, and if so is it ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What are my options to remove spider and varicose veins on my legs?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have some spider and vericose (sp?) veins on my legs that I want to have removed. What proceedures are available to me and what type of Dr. do I need to go to? Thank you. View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What procedures will remove the discolored skin and hair on the chest and breast?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am a young female with a hair growth problem on my chest area and on my breasts. I would like to get rid of the hair, and get rid of the discoloration on the skin in this area. I know this may require ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What can I do about unsightly veins under my eyes

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I am interested in finding out what can be done about unsightly veins that are visible under my eyes. They have been there since I was a child and they are a bluish-purple color that is hard to cover ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What is the best solution and cost to remove lots of lines and wrinkles from my face?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com Genetically, my face looks just like my mother's. I am 51, but I have lots and lots of lines, wrinkles, etc. on my face - the skin is very soft. What is the best solution? What is the cost? View full question & answer >>