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Jul
2014

Q&A: Can anything be done for severe starbursts from my 1996 LASIK surgery?

Emil Chynn, MD, FACS, MBA Picture - LocateADoc.com I had lasik in 1996. It left me with severe starbursts. I also had PRK then tried scleral lenses. None of it stopped the starbursts. Can anything be done for these vision problems? View full question & answer >>
Jun
2014

Q&A: Is there anything that can be done for stiffness after knee replacements?

Dr. Bill Rice, DC, LAc, FACCN, DCBCN Picture - LocateADoc.com I have had two knee replacements. The right one was done in November of this year. The left was done 3 yrs ago and I can't get full bending from it and both get stiff after sitting and standing. View full question & answer >>
Jun
2014

Q&A: What Could Make My Throat Close Up and Spasm?

Jeffrey Gorodetsky, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com I have had a condition for my entire life. My throat will close up at certain times.i have had a very bad cough lately and the throat closing has gotten worse. No rhyme or reason when it happens but when ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2014

Q&A: Could lamictal for bipolar depression be causing adverse symptoms?

Marian Kahn, DNP Picture - LocateADoc.com In an effort to treat longterm bipolar depression I started taking a low dose of lamictal. I've been extra-tired in first half of day and not able to sleep at night, and experiencing stomach cramps. ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2014

Q&A: Being an open heart patient, would I be denied getting a face lift?

Marco Gonzalez, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com I am 62 in good shape mentally and physically, very active. I am thinking of a face life, and wanted to know if being an open heart patient I would be denied for this and other procedures. This surgery ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2014

Q&A: What is the difference between laser thermokeratoplasty and microwave thermokeratoplasty?

Emil Chynn, MD, FACS, MBA Picture - LocateADoc.com What is the difference between laser thermokeratoplasty and microwave thermokeratoplasty? Which one is more effective in the treatment of keratoconus? Is LTK dangerous since keratoconus makes the cornea ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2014

Q&A: As an 18 year old, what are the first steps for a breast augmentation?

Itzhak Nir, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com I'm 18 and always have wanted breast augmentaion. But i don't know what the first steps are, prices, which doctor would be best, etc. I heard it's also best to get a boob lift too? How much ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2014

Q&A: What could be the best way to remove this xathelasma in my eye without leaving a mark in my skin?

Emilio Justo, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com What could be the best way to remove this xathelasma in my eye without leaving mark in my skin. What it could be the specialist who can treat or remove this? View full question & answer >>
Jun
2014

Q&A: What can you tell me about neck lifts; procedures, cost, recovery and outcomes?

Steven Lynch, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am curious about neck lifts; procedures, cost, recovery and outcomes. View full question & answer >>
Jun
2014

Q&A: With a ventral hernia that has not been repaired, how can I lose this disgusting paunch?

Glenn Lyle, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com If a person has a ventral hernia (abdomen wall) that has not been repaired, can that have an effect on fat retention in that area?? No matter how I try to diet or exercise, I can not lose this disgusting ... View full question & answer >>