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May
2001

Q&A: Can I take a drug or do I need surgery to reduce the size of my nipples?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I am a male of 21, and as long as I can remember, I have had enlarged nipples. This was quite embarassing throughout my teen years, however, now that I'm at the age that I can afford to do something, ... View full question & answer >>
May
2001

Q&A: Can you recommend Obagi Blue Peel if after six microdermabrasion treatments I still have acne scars?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I have some VERY shallow acne scarring, that really isn't noticeable, looks like enlarged pores, and just basically lends to an overall rougher looking texture. I have undergone 6 microdermabrasions, ... View full question & answer >>
May
2001

Q&A: What are the chances I can have another baby if my tubes were tied 15 years ago and I am now 36 years old?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com i had my tubes tied about 15 years ago' but I would like to have another baby what would my chances be to have one' someone told me about a method where use my eggs and 'can the mothod work ... View full question & answer >>
May
2001

Q&A: What is the cost, will insurance contribute and what is the recovery time for mid-section liposuction and breast reduction to loose weight?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I have degenerative disk disease...I have tried all sorts of weight loss programs..I am wondering, how much does liposuction cost, is it covered by most insurance companys, how long is recovery, & ... View full question & answer >>
May
2001

Q&A: Could I have a relapse after I have surgery on both jaws and my palate widened?

Hi. I am a candidate for upper and lower jaw surgery. My lower jaw sits back to far and my upper palete needs to be widened. I am a small framed women. I was wondering if you can give me an idea of what ... View full question & answer >>
May
2001

Q&A: Would LASIK eye surgery be able to produce better results than RK surgery?

Byron Stratas, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com Hi, I am considering going for a Lasik consultation to see if I would be a candidate for the surgery. I was evaluated for RK 5 years ago and was told that I could have the surgery, but that I would still ... View full question & answer >>
May
2001

Q&A: Should I see a urologist if I have a bulge in one testicle?

SCOTT ROSEFF, MD, FACOG, Director Picture - LocateADoc.com I am a 21 year old male. About a year ago I noticed a bulge in the left part of my scrotum. It is painless. I suspect it is a varicocele becuse the left side of my scrotum feels like a "bag of worms" ... View full question & answer >>
May
2001

Q&A: What should I do about three warts on my eyelid and below my eye to reduce any scaring?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I have a birth mark under my eye. It looks like two small scars. About 10 years ago, the upper one began to grow. A dermatologist froze off a portion of it, but that was all he did. I was told that it ... View full question & answer >>
May
2001

Q&A: Am I too young at the age of 15 to get a nose job and correct a deviated septum?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com Hey there I'm a 15 year old guy and i got a nose with a deviated septum. I'm planning to get a nose job this summer vacations, but i have a concern. This doctor, who is a very experienced person ... View full question & answer >>
May
2001

Q&A: What can I do to remove excess skin and stretch marks from childbirth?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I'm looking into lipusuction for my abdominal area. I've had 3 children, and while I'm back to 125 pounds, my excess skin and stretch marks are as unattractive as a huge pimple on my nose. ... View full question & answer >>