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Aug
2001

Q&A, Could a tummy tuck be performed to flatten my tummy and at the same time get insurance to cover this and scar repair from a gallbladder surgery?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I am a 36 yr old,three children, that has had gallbladder surg. which resulted in a incisional hernia which was repaired twice with failure , finally the third time was repaired again with mesh. After ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: What can be done to hide the resultant scar from a bad bed sore on the back of my son's head?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com My son got a bad bed sore on the back of his head when he was in the PICU - the result after the thick scab came off was a 2in long & wide scar - bald spot right in the middle of the back of his head. ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: How can I remove scarring (rashes) under my very large breasts and can I get a list of plastic surgeons by specialty?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com How can I remove scarring (rashes) under the breast from having too large breast (size 42 T approx. 50 inches); second question, is there a publication that list top plastic surgeons by speciality. I ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: What are the options for removing stretch marks, scars from removing moles and removing moles on my stomach and back?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I have multiple types of scarring on my stomach and my back. I am curious as to know what kind of options are open to me for removing these scars? I know someone would need to evaluate me, however I am ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: How do I remove dark scars from acne and eczema breakouts if I am African-American?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I AM AFRICAN AMERICAN. HOW DO I GET RID OF DARK SCARRING FROM ACNE AND ECZEMA BREAKOUTS? View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: What should I do if I have a chronic upset stomach and do not know if it is physical or anxiety related?

I have been naseous for the past 6 years!! My mom claims it's my nerves and that it's all in my head and to basically stop being a hypocondriac, unfortunately if it was that easy I'd feel ... View full question & answer >>
May
2001

Q&A: What can be done to avoid or reduce scars from a facial burn?

Josh Korman, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com On April 9,2001 I was at work and a burning torch that I was using blew up in my face.I suffere from 2nd degree burns on my face neck and chin.Since then I have developed some blisters and as of right ... View full question & answer >>
May
2001

Q&A: What can I do to avoid or repair scars from burns to my face?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com On April 9,2001 I was at work and a burning torch that I was using blew up in my face.I suffere from 2nd degree burns on my face neck and chin.Since then I have developed some blisters and as of right ... View full question & answer >>
May
2001

Q&A: What surgery and the cost will rid me of my extensive stretch marks from pregnancy?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com Hi, I'm a 17 year old single mother of a 6 month old son. During my pregnancy I developed horrible strech marks that completely cover my stomach and go in circles around my belly button. I was wondering ... View full question & answer >>
May
2001

Q&A: Can I find a surgeon to remove a keloid on my ear by laser surgery?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I need to find a doctor that does laser surgery for a keloid that is located on the ear. Have already tried injection, but don't want to get it cut off. Can anyone help? View full question & answer >>