Lorelle N. Michelson, M. D., F.A.C.S., LLC  
     
     
Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions

PROCEDURES:


Procedure Description: NOSE
Refer to: Rhinoplasty and Ancillary Procedures

What To Expect:
See: Patient Education Resources, Rhinoplasty and Ancillary Procedures, Rhinoplasty


Procedure Description: EYELIDS
Please refer to WEB LINKS: The American Society of Plastic Surgery.

What To Expect:
See: Patient Education Resources, Facial and Eyelid Procedures, Eyelid Surgery, Blepharoplasty.


Procedure Description: HAIR
Please refer to COMMON PROCEDURES: MALE PATTERN BALDNESS. Please refer to COMMON PROCEDURES: The Correction of the Cornrow Transplant. Please refer to WEB LINKS: The American Society of Plastic Surgery.

What To Expect:
Refer to: PATIENT EDUCATION RESOURCES:Other Common Procedures, Male Pattern Baldness.


Procedure Description: HAIR - REDUCTION
Reduction of hair with laser.

What To Expect:
Epilation with selective laser light (laser-assisted hair reduction) has been shown by preliminary studies to be a safe alternative to methods used for removing unwanted hair, such as shaving, waxing, chemical epilation, and electrolysis.


Procedure Description: HAIR - GRAFTS

What To Expect:
See: Other Common Procedures, Male Pattern Baldness.


Procedure Description: FACELIFT
Please refer to COMMON PROCEDURES: Facelift. Please refer to FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: 1998 National Plastic Surgery Statistics. Please refer to FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Facelift FAQ. Please refer to WEB LINKS: The American Society of Plastic Surgery.

What To Expect:
See: Patient Education Resources, Facial and Eyelid Procedures, Rhytidectomy.


Procedure Description: LIPOSUCTION
Please refer to COMMON PROCEDURES: Liposuction. Please refer to FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Liposuction FAQ. Please refer to FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: 1998 National Plastic Surgery Statistics. Please refer to WEB LINK: The American Society of Plastic Surgery.

What To Expect:
See: Patient Education Resources, Body Contouring Procedures


Procedure Description: CHIN IMPLANT
Please refer to COMMON PROCEDURES: Facial Implants of the Cheeks, Chin, and Jaw. Please refer to FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: 1998 National Plastic Surgery Statistics. Please refer to WEB LINKS: The American Society of Plastic Surgery.


Procedure Description: BOTOX INJECTIONS

What To Expect:
See: Patient Education Resources.


Procedure Description: TUMMY TUCK / ABDOMINOPLASTY

What To Expect:
See: Patient Education Resources, Body Contouring Procedures


Procedure Description: BREAST

What To Expect:
See: Patient Education Resources, Breast Procedures


Procedure Description: BREAST - ENLARGEMENT

What To Expect:
See: Patient Education Resources, Breast Procedures, Breast Augmentation / Augmentation Mammaplasty


Procedure Description: BREAST - REDUCTION

What To Expect:
See: Patient Education Resources, Breast Procedures, Breast Reduction/Reduction Mammaplasty