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I am not a physician, but I have the same problem and have been looking online for information. From what I've read, it is considered preferable to wait until a few weeks after the baby is born to have the hernia repaired. Of course, emergency surgery is necessary in some cases. I'm just starting t…
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After a surgery, you�ll always look worse before you look better! After a rhinoplasty, your face is swollen, you�ll have bruising and you generally may not feel well. You may feel sad or depressed at your new look, but those feelings will pass, as every day you�ll look and feel a little better…
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If the vasectomy was done properly, there should not even be a 5% chance of getting pregnant, as this procedure is the most effective way of preventing pregnancy short of a hysterectomy or abstinence. The best thing to do is to have your husband see his physician and have a semenalysis performed, w…
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I'd guess about 4 to 6 weeks. Talk to your doctor before starting to excercise. You could really hurt yourself if you start too early.I agree. I had an open appendectomy two months ago and i wasn't allowed to go to school for 2 weeks (i am only 13 years old) and i was not allowed to do physical acti…
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I am a practicing dentist in Missouri. I strongly feel that due to the many missed appointments that my office has, I must charge a fee for missed and no show appointments. We treat adult patients, and we explain the importance of keeping appointments to them. In answer to ones conclusion that den…
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Try State Disability Insurance. It's Mandatory that all employees be enrolled.You can find a link to California's Site from www.SteveShorr.com/disability.htm
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Cosmetic Surgery and Insurance Typically, Cosmetic surgery and all other "elective" surgery is NOT covered under Medical Insurance policies unless the procedure is of a medical necessity.  Corrective Cosmetic Surgery In general, for an insurance company to cover a plastic surgery, the surgery…
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If I were you I would get your dog into the vet A.S.A.P! My dog had that and his stiches came undone from the inside.   It's unlikely that broken stitches would cause blood IN the urine, unless the urinary duct itself has been damaged. There would be internal bleeding, but not blood in the ur…
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Expect to pay between $2,000 and $2,500 per eye for LASIK by a reputable surgeon. You may have seen add for the LASIK as low as $299 per eye. Don't trust them. There are a number of unscrupulous LASIK provider who use 'bait and switch' tactics by advertise prices for packages that are designed to e…
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In the midst of heavy Soviet shelling, Major Leo Skurnik, a district doctor, organized the evacuation of a field hospital on the Finnish-Russian border. He saved the lives of more than 600 men, including members of the SS. Uniquely so, he was a Jewish German.
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I've had a few piercings done, all of them with surgical steel, including my tongue, lip, and belly button (twice) and each piercing got infected due to my allergy to surgical steel. If you think you might be, don't keep the ring in. My most recent piercing, getting my belly button done for the sec…
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Some Say No No. There is a reason it is called "health" insurance. The purpose of health insurance is to protect individuals' health. Cosmetic surgeries are a completely different ballpark--they have nothing to do with the person's health, and it makes no sense for health insurance to cover cosmeti…
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All surgeries imply a risk of life, even the simplest one. The advances in surgical technologies and techniques have reduced greatly the risks but thre are still cases of fatalities caused by unexpected complications. The death rate from complications related to liposuction is about 1 in 5,000, al…
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To become a pediatric surgeon (in the United States), one must complete four years of medical school and earn either the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) degree or the Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree. After receiving one of these medical degrees, the physician must get licensed and undergo sp…
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Answer Doctors adjust plastic surgery costs based on expertise and experience, as well as the length and complexity of the procedure. Answer Depends on what you want done, where you're doing it, etc... Apparently the price is going down, but it's still an expense that you should really think …
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What about State Disability? State disability applies only to people who work in the state. Currently there are five states that mandate coverage: CA, HI, NJ, NY, and RI. If you live in one of these states you will likely get some benefit. If you live in one of the 45 states that do not, you mus…
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Answer I know that in the mall they have places where they can teach you how to apply makeup while appling it on you. They might be able to use some type of makeup to make your nose smaller. Or they can bring out your eyes so that your eyes will be larger and might make your nose seem smaller. G…
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Though eyelift surgery is usually cosmetic and not a medical necessity, all surgeries are serious and potentially problematic. For this reason, it is extremely important that you do your homework before deciding on a surgeon to perform your eyelift. Some people are on such a budget that they go di…
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Here are a variety of answers and a diversity of opinions from WikiAnswer users: It's the fact that it promotes a continuing descent into all things vain. Rather than accepting their perceived (important keyword) flaws, growing, and developing character, they take a chance going under the knife. Pla…
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Teenagers, as anyone else, can benefit from reconstructive plastic surgery in case of mutilation or deformities. However, if it is for beauty reasons only, they should wait until their bodies are fully developed. This has a simple reason: until the body is fully developed (at about 23 years old), t…
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Answer It seems, depending upon the doctor and how long you stay at the hospital, that plastic surgery in Mexico costs about half of what it costs in the U.S. I know a local doctor in California that charges $4,400 for rhinoplasty and the average cost in Mexico was $2800. Breast implants in Mexi…
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Wait to go skiing after nose job? What the hell? That is a wierd question. If you ski with a nose job and you are a beginer there is a good chance you are going to fall. However if you have been skiing for a couple of years then go for it. And if you fall and screw up your face then go get anothe…
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how long for a rotor cuff and spur to get repaired
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I think that they should not have plastic surgery unless they have been in an accident and it is necessary.
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It is very rare, but I do know someone who got pregnant when she and her partner were fixed. This doesn't mean that you're pregnant though. You should take a pregnancy test. If it says negative, you shoud contact a doctor right away.
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Answer Before you slap on a plastic smile, do some deep thinking on the whole picture when it comes to plastic surgery and its risks. Its in the news, on television, movies and just about everywhere you look. A pretty face, a slender frame, and sizable, perky breasts are societys genera…
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To become a brain surgeon you need to take the following steps:1.) Graduate from high school and apply and get accepted to a university.2.) At a 4 year university you will work towards a bachelors degree in pre-medicine or pre-health with at least a GPA of 3.5 or better. Beginning your senior year i…
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You should talk to your husband. You guys should come to some kind of agreement, such as, just one more child, use condoms or some other form of pretection until you both are ready to have another child, but don't let him get a vasectomy because if he does you guys will not be able to change your mi…
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In order to become a pediatric surgeon, you must complete 4 yrs. of undergrad college, 4 yrs. of medical school, 1 yr. surgical residency & 5 yrs. general surgery. After that, you must receive approval from the American Surgical Board, then you will finally become a pediatric surgeon! If you wan…
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Yes, according to medicare rules, a doctor. can charge a patient for a missed appointment, but they can't pick who they charge. If they charge for a missed appointment, they must charge all who "no show" Although it isn't a question of legality as there are not laws governing such action. The polic…
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The gastric "lap-band" is a small band that goes around your stomach, roughly 1/4 to 1/3 of the way down the stomach. It creates a small pouch in the upper portion of your stomach that empties out slowly into the rest of the stomach and the remainder of the unaltered digestive tract. Installation …
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About ten years of a medical degree, an internship and then selection for specialist training.
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Try searching using Nogales as your location at locateadoc.com there are many doctors specializing in both procedures there.
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Answer If you are still under your doctors care it would be best to ask your doctor or call his office. ANSWER i had my appendix out about a month ago and am not allowed to do physical activities for a month
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4 years of undergraduate school4 years of medical school4-8 years of specialized residency traning
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There are things called nipple/breast shields that are often used to draw out the nipple so an infant can latch on easier, but that's only for a short period of time.There is a newer product that can aid in pulling out flat/inverted nipples with great success. I've used these myself and they have wo…
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only if the doctor didnt do the visectomy right
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It is not necessary. To become a cardiovascular surgeon, a physician must hold the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) degree or the Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree, be a licensed physician, and complete specialized residency and fellowship training. A plain old DO or MD with the proper training …
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It depends on the terms of the insurance. Read the coverage document to determine if it specifically covers the procedure in question. If it is deemed medically necessary & your insurance co turns you down you have every right to appeal their decision! If its an exclusion of the policy then …
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It happened to my mom and step dad. My mom had a tubal done 11 years ago (at the time it happened) and my stepdad had a visectomy done 13 years ago(from the time it happened). A vasectomy is not considered 100% effective and the doctors told my mom after 10 years tubes can come untied. And that's ho…
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It takes a long time.College = 4 years Medical School = 4 years Surgery Residency = 5-7 years Plastic Surgery Fellowship = 2-4 years Total: 11-15 years after college  
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Answer Argentina and Brazil have overtaken the USA in the number of cosmetic surgical procedures per capita.
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Types of Nurses As far as schooling, you can go to school to be an LPN (licensed practical nurse), RN (registered nurse), and also an NP (nurse practitioner) [in order from less to more schooling]. LPN Licensed practical nurses (LPNs) are also known as licensed vocational nurses (LVNs) in Calif…
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When it comes to workman's compensation, you can not tell what amount a person will end up being paid. Once the person has completed the medical treatment, they will then end up going to court. The court date is to decide how much of a disability the incident has caused the person. If the person has…
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Yes. There is surgery.Yes. There is surgery to change your appearance.To hide your ethnicy.Such as if your caucasian and want to look Asian.Or Asian and want to look caucasian ect.I advise you NOT to get this Plastic Surgery.ALOT of plastic surgeries end up seriously bad.and Since they work on your …
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Answer There are over 100 types of surgeons.
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Answer 1 Distal Clavicle ResectionOverviewReviewed by Dr. Ken Alleyne The tip of the shoulder blade (scapula) that forms the roof of the shoulder joint is known as the acromion. Where this bone meets the collarbone (clavicle) is known as the acromioclavicular (or AC) joint. Normally, the tendons of…
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Plastic surgery is a medical procedure with the purpose of alteration or restoring the form of the body. It includes many types of reconstructive surgery, hand surgery, craniofacial surgery, microsurgery and the treatment of burns. Plastic surgery -plastic surgery process deals with the reconstructi…
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The average salary for a plastic surgeon in Seattle, Washington is $317,000. This is slightly lower than the US national average which is $323,434.
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Depends where you live. Most won't until they are at least 16 from what I'm told, unless the nose is so large or small that breathing is difficult. But sometimes, doctors and anyone else for that matter will do anything for $$$$$....
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The average cost of knee surgery without health insurance is around $10,500. However, it depends on the type of knee surgery you need.
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Answer 1 About £2000 __________________________________________ Answer 2 Laparoscopic surgery - about 1500$ Open surgery - about 1000$ __________________________________________ Answer 3 In some counties, medical surgeries are free, in the UK for example, on the National Health Service, as long…
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In school one should take Science subjects like Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Health Science. Once schooling is over you join the Medical School for about 6 years, and then train as a General Surgeon by doing Residency and Fellowship which will take another 7 years to complete the training
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I live in the UK and Before i had the procedure i saw my surgeon once. I went private with Mr.Karidis i would recommend him.You go to one consultation.
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Answer No, in the great scheme of things it is fairly minor. A local anesthetic is usually used and the person (often an older person) goes home the same day.
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This type of bump could be from many different sources. It could be anything from a cyst to a tumor. It is best to consult a health professional for proper diagnosis.
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They have found skeletons from Paleolithic Neanderthal and Homo Sapiens fossils that prove they did brain surgery, (drilled holes in the skull), either to let out blood, remove tumors, or possibly evil spirits. The patients survived. Sometimes they even kept the chip of their skull on a necklace.
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The surgeon is trying to reduce the amount of bacteria to the lowest possible number. She is trying to reduce the number of bacteria from her hands so that when she operates she does not infect the patient.
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Surgeons are not barred from performing surgeries simply because they have been sued. In fact, a lot of surgeons have several lawsuits going on at any given time. They only need to stop performing surgeries if their license is revoked or if a court orders so.
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I had a laparoscopy and it didn't have any effect in my liposuction results which isn't a surprise while laparoscopy utilizes four really tiny incisions and has nothing to do with the fat layer that was treated with Liposuction
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There are four instruments in a quartet.
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It depends on the type of quartet. There are 4 instrumets in an instrumental quartet. If the term quartet is used to refer to the number of vocalists, then the number of instruments would be irrelevant.
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It takes a minimum of 8 years after high school to become a doctor, and then a minimum of another 3 years before they can practice on their own, and possibly more depending on specialty. So in total a minimum of 11 years after high school.
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I just had it done and although my only co-pay was 300, I think the hospital, surgeon and anesthesiologist totaled about $2000. Don't take my word for it. Go to a osteopedic surgeon and find out. They might not be able to give you the complete cost of the hospital but mine was able to. I checked wit…
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you have to be a proffesional
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to become a surgeon you need, 4 years of undergraduate school, 4 years of medical school, and 4-8 years of specialized residency training.
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Answer person lies on their back with arms along side their body or chest. used for physical examinations
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On average, $3500-5000. This varies based on the skill of the surgeon, the difficulty of your specific case and desired alterations and the type of surgery being performed (closed vs. open). Top plastic surgeons typically charge much more than the average- sometimes up to around $15000.
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Answer...Well, I was in hospital for about 48 hours time. The hospital charged me $71,767.00 The ER charged $909.00 The surgeon $2,868.00 The radiology group to read scans done by ER charged $437.00 Anesthesia charged $1,200.00 Cardiology charged $20.00 to read an EKG and a pathologist charged $230.…
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Don't know how rare, but as a 38 yr old woman, I unknowingly had mine for eight years and carried twins to full term before anything happened.
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The average carpal tunnel surgery settlement,will depend on a few things.1) Has your case been proven to be caused by work? 2) Different states will have different work-comp laws, so how much you are entitled to if anything will depend on the laws in your state. Search for your state governments we…
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I am not sure,every state has different work comp laws concerning that sort of thing.You have to get an impairment rating from a doctor who is trained to do those type of exams.Based on that,your work comp laws,and vocation they come up with a figure.Nationally the average WC settlement for carpal t…
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Answer They make from $200,000-$800,000 a year.
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about 295/hr on a 40-hour week that comes out to be about... ALOT Um, yeah, but that 295/hr is NOT on a 40 hour week... they work more like 80 hour weeks...so its actually only about $150 an hour!And don't forget to factor in cost of medical school! abot $150,000!!! +interest... = $400,000 by the ti…
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Answer All surgeries include risks. In plastic surgery, the risks are increased when longer is the duration of the surgery and when any organs may be involved.
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Answer £30,000
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The resopsibilities of a surgeon is: A surgeon is a physician who has trained specifically to operate on patients in need of a variety of acute surgical procedures. Surgery involves making an incision on the patient's body and repairing or removing an internal part of the body, and then closing the …
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M.D. with a 5 year general surgery residency followed by surgical critical care- trauma fellowship
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Recovery Time For Epidural Recovery time for an epidural is about three to four hours.
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4 years college 4 years med school4-6 years of residencyAll in all 12-14 years
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It all depends on the specific surgery. As far as when the tissue is completely healed and no chance of a tear can occur, that time-period is six months.
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Cosmetic surgery is an elective operation that alters or enhances a part of your face or part of your body that you want to change. If you're considering cosmetic surgery, make sure you know what's involved before you decide. Cosmetic surgery aims to improve the aesthetic appearance of a person, whi…
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Answer $4000 is a low estimate. If done in a hospital, OR cost, anesthesia and surgeon cost will run from $6000-$14000...Medicare estimates are low. Without insurance it can cause a financial strain on most families...check with your local hospital to ascertain a normal fee for service. In some case…
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Cost for Lasik Surgery is charging as low as Rs 7,000/- per eye.
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yes. it depends on where the meniscus is torn and how old the patient is.
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Answer Insurance fraud (risky) Sell one of your kidney's Work in the sex industry Become a drug dealer (risky) Invest in stocks (very risky) Set up a small business - import/export Become a contract killer I think the easiest is selling your kidney.
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It all depends on the surgeon. When looking for a surgeon make sure that you look at where they went to school, how many operations have they done, and if they are certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Some surgeons may have had the schooling but are not ceritified. When you hear about…
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Answer Dr. John F. Sarwark
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Well, just coming out of open heart surgery myself five weeks ago, I can tell you a little bit about breathing porblems from it. In my case, I was on the heart/lung bypass machine for quite a while and on and off it twice. Basically, while doctors are performing the surgery on you, you are hooked up…
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It's important to see a board certified plastic surgeon for this procedure but as a facial plastic surgeon, I am also a board certified ear, nose, and throat physician and highly knowledgeable of the functional components of the nose as well as cosmetic. Therefore, I perform a great deal of nasal su…
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It's probably the drugs!First, I'm not a doctor... I don't even play one one TV. From my past medical training as a paramedic, however, I would suggest that the vascular surgery may not promote bruising, but the anti-clotting drugs used to prevent an embolism certainly may!Another opinion follows fr…
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Jocelyn Wildenstein is a Swiss born known for her extravagant lifestyle and multiple cosmetic surgeries that garnered her what many call an unnatural appearance. Marrying into a very wealthy family of art dealers, the Wildenstein family, she spent copious amounts of money on her surgeries, totaling …
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The job outlook for this profession is excellent.
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It depends on how much hair you have to transfer and the quality of the doctor, figure around $5K for a decent job, but keep in mind you may need to cover other areas as well with time with 1-2 more procedures.It depends on how much hair you have to transfer and the quality of the doctor, figure aro…
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Maybe because they don't like the way they look..or maybe because they are Michael Jackson followers.
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