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May
2001

Q&A: How safe is breast surgery and what are the methods and materials used?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com HOW SAVE IS BREAST SURGERY? WHAT ARE THE METHODS AND WHAT IS BEING USED? View full question & answer >>
Apr
2001

Q&A: I am a 21 year old African American women who has abnormal growth of facial hair. What can I do?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I am a 21 year old African American women who as of late has had abnormal growth of facial hair. At first I thought that I might have polycystic ovaries or it could be attributed to the 85 lbs I have ... View full question & answer >>
Apr
2001

Q&A: Can I have freckles removed by a laser procedure and will they return?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I have freckles that I would like to have removed. Is lasering my best bet? Once lasered are they gone for good? Is this an expensive procedure? View full question & answer >>
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 >>