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Dec
2000

Q&A: Should the Mexican surgeon I pick for my surgery be a member of ASPRS or ASAPS or both?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com Sorry to keep bothering you but I really need to know the answer to these questions. If I were to pick a surgeon from Mexico you said he should be part of ASAPS or ASPRS, is it possible to be part of ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: Are the photographs taken before your operation used by the doctor in a Rhinoplasty (nose job) operation?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com For a rhinoplasty, are the photographs taken before your operation used by the doctor to operate you? or just the X-rays? View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: What should I do if I am 20 years old and weigh 172 lbs and want liposuction of my thighs? Cost?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I'm 20 yrs of age & weigh 172lbs. I am looking to have liposuction on my thighs can you please let me know what the ballpark cost may be & If this is something that I should be doing considering ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: Do I want breast implants above or under the muscle if I want cleavage, soft breasts that move and what are the issues?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com If that's the case...how do these skinny flat chested women have beautiful clevage and breasts that move???? Are athletic women out of luck because we are not petite? If I did place them over my muscle ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: Should I be concerned about having a nose job if my cousin's surgeon did not take all the photographic angles?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com Thanks for answering my first question I appreciate it. I did not know that x-rays were not used (except for broken bone)for the surgery. My cousin just had a rhinoplasty (right now has his cast on) and ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: How do I find a doctor that will use High Profile breast implants for my breast augmentation?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I am only interested in the "High Profile" breast implant. They look the best! I can't find anyone in Los Angeles who does these, however I do know they are getting increasingly popular ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: Are there new ways to remove broken veins / capillaries?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com are there new ways to remove broken veins? View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: What are the risks of LASIK eye surgery and can I expect permanent 6/6 vision if I start with 4/4?

Byron Stratas, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com Hi! I am 22 years old ,have a -4 vision on both eyes and wish to perform a lasik eye surgery.What are the chances that problems may occur after the surgery? will i have a permanent 6/6 vision? View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: Where do I start to understand if laser vision correction can eliminate my need for glasses and contact lenses?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com I have used contact for 30 years, before that I was wearing glasses starte at 9 year old. Now I wear contact -9.50 and glasses with 2 points higher and can see. I want to have this surgery so I can only ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2000

Q&A: What is a scuff as a result of LASIK eye surgery?

Byron Stratas, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have a friend that has recently had lasik surgery. One of her eyes had a scuff. What exactly is a scuff and was it the Surgeon's fault? View full question & answer >>