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Alexander Rivkin, MD
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Business Name: Westside Aesthetics
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Location: 1033 Gayley Ave #104
los angeles, CA 90024
United States
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6 months post tiplasty and today my doc injected my tip with
My doc said I had unwanted scar tissue and that is why he injected my tip with kenalog. When will it start working and when will I see improvement? He said he wants to see my again in 6 weeks.
Pls advise,
Thank u


Plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
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  February 2, 2012 4:51 AM

Sounds like he/she is doing a very conservative therapy. Good idea.

Plastic surgeon
los angeles, CA
United States
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  February 3, 2012 12:00 PM

Post rhinoplasty Kenalog injections are very common to reduce unwanted scar tissue. It works well, but the effect takes a few weeks. For some people one week, for others it takes four weeks to see a difference. Some people need one injection and others need two or three. Sounds like you are getting good advice.



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