Patient: Many years ago, I had injections of some substance in my lips. In the past two years, my lips have gotten to look gargantuan. Is there’s any way to fix distorted lips from a foreign body injection?
Patient: I was just seen by a dermatologist who diagnosed me with a basal-cell cancer near my nose. I was told that I needed Mohs surgery and that I should have a plastic surgeon close my defect. Is it ever OK to just leave the incision open and let it close by itself?
Reader: I had a rhinoplasty done about six months ago. I am very active in college and I play soccer as well. I’m concerned that if I hit my nose it will break easier. Is that true and when can I start exercising?
Patient: I have wanted to have a nose job for a long time. I have very broad nasal bones and a big bump. I really like my tip however. I went to see a doctor and he told me he would do a rhinoplasty with the open technique. It doesn’t seem logical to me, what is your thought?
Police released video of a man who detectives say committed two occupied residential burglaries and a vehicle burglary in the Hollywood Oaks community. Police say during one of the burglaries he committed a sexual assault.