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Apr
2001

Q&A: Could I be a candidate for breast reduction surgery based in 38D size, very different sized areola, and pain in my back and shoulder?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I currently live overseas and I am thinking about getting a breast reduction when I return to the U.S. The reason for this is I am only 21 and am a size 38d maybe a little bigger. My breasts are quite ... View full question & answer >>
Apr
2001

Q&A: Can I continue to wear colored contact lenses without a prescription after I have LASIK eye surgery?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com I wear colored contacts. I always have. If I have lasic eye surgery, can I still wear my colored contacts? Without prescription lenses, of course. View full question & answer >>
Apr
2001

Q&A: Can the eye flap be lifted and debris rinsed away two weeks after LASIK eye surgery?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com I've recently had LASIK done on both eyes. Immediately after the surgery the doctor lifted the flap again to rinse residual debris. 1 week has passed and the vision in that eye is still blurry. The ... View full question & answer >>
Apr
2001

Q&A: What can I do to improve my smile if the roof of my mouth is very narrow?

David King, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com Hello. I have had braces in the past and my bite is ok, but I'm not happy with my smile. The roof of my mouth is quite narrow and I don't like my appearance when I talk or smile. What can be done ... View full question & answer >>
Apr
2001

Q&A: What can I do to treat minor to substantial wrinkles for deeper procedures?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I'm probably between minor and substantial in thew wrinkle department. Could you tell me what the other deeper procedure would be? View full question & answer >>
Apr
2001

Q&A: Can an NLite laser procedure or microdermabrasion reduce wrinkles?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com Can you tell me if the Laser procedure done with NLite has good results? Also is microdermabrasion a good alternative for wrinkle reduction? View full question & answer >>
Apr
2001

Q&A: Do I require surgery if my breast are developing to different sizes and could there be a problem?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com If one breast has developed more than the other, what could that indicate? Does uneven growth of the breasts require surgery? View full question & answer >>
Apr
2001

Q&A: Can BOTOX be used to remove frown lines in the lower half of my face?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I am interested in having botox injections in the lower half of my face to eliminate the frown lines on the sides of my mouth. Is this procedure successful and can you recommend a MD in my area? View full question & answer >>
Apr
2001

Q&A: Would I need dermabrasion or laser skin resurfacing to remove lines, small scars and discoloration on my face?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I have some fine lines in various areas of my face and some small scars. Do you think dermabrasion would fix the problem or would I need laser resurfacing. I also have some discoloration. View full question & answer >>
Apr
2001

Q&A: Is it possible to perform a tummy tuck surgery at the same time as a hysterectomy?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I am scheduled to have a hysterectomy -- is it possible to do an abdominoplasty at the same time? I had a C-Section delivery 16 years ago and my stomach never tightened back up no matter how much exercise ... View full question & answer >>