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Acid burn ,keloid repair - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Beauty & Cosmetics
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Practicing since : 2004
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User :   Hi
My wife had an acid burn on her hands 4 years back and was treated , Since then there have been keloids in her hand, Due to which she is finding it difficult to wear desirable dress and stuff. Hece we have now decided to treat and remove the same either thru cosmetic or plastic surgery , hence we need advice on the same .As per advice from her doctor who treater in Kerala , she is using a pressure garment for her hand
User :   Hi Doctor , My wife had an acid burn on her hands 4 years back and was treated in Kerala, Since then there have been keloids in her hand, Due to which she is finding it difficult to wear desirable dress and stuff. Hece we have now decided to treat and remove the same either thru cosmetic or plastic surgery , hence we need advice on the same .As per advice from her doctor who treater in Kerala , she is using a pressure garment for her hand
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I am Dr A
User :   Im AAAAAAA
Doctor :   Please give me few seconds to go through your query.
User :   ok doctor
Doctor :   I can understand the agony you and your wife are facing, but not to worry.
Doctor :   So do you a need a good cosmetic surgeon who can operate upon her ?
User :   yes doctor
User :   its a pain for me and her while we go for a shopping
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   coz she was very fond of sleeveless dresses, since this incident she cant wear any of those
User :   so mental agony is very high
User :   and since i give a positive reponse she is quite cool
User :   so what do u advice
Doctor :   Ok, Not to worry, plastic surgeries can really help her out.
User :   ok , so which one would be the best that u advice
Doctor :   In which place do you want a plastic surgeon ?
User :  
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   doctor ? u there ?
Doctor :   I shall ask the CRM Team to post you the options of two plastic surgeons on our panel.
Doctor :   Or if you can wait a minute I shall personally give you here in teh chat box.
User :   yes i can wait
Doctor :   ok
User :   can i know the expense that can approximately incurr for the same
Doctor :   It might cost somewhere between rs.25k to 50k.
User :   thats fine
Doctor :   The best doctor would be
User :   ok , i know the hospital
User :   and the 2nd choice
Doctor :.
Doctor :   both are considered to be best.
Doctor :   there is one more
User :   ok they are dermatologists
User :   ?
Doctor :   they are proper plastic surgeons who do cosmetic surgeries.
Doctor :   dermatologfists do not do these surgeries
Doctor :   they are just physicians.
User :   how do i fix an appointment with them
Doctor :   We usually do not do appointment fixing.
User :   so how do i get a consultation with them
Doctor :   But may be we will try to help you out.
User :   ok
Doctor :   we will post the issue before them and ask them their opinion and will ask if they would give an appointment.
User :   ok , when can i get to kjnow abt it
Doctor :   i will ask the crm team to help you out,pls. leave your mail id and phone no. and you will get a mail and an sms.
User :  
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   thanks doctor
User :   thanks for your advice
Doctor :   If you want a specialist opinion online we have two plastic surgeons, with whom you can consult too.
User :   yes , i would like to
Doctor :   You can take their opinion also.
User :   yes
User :   i wish to
Doctor :   Please do so, i suggest will be the right person.
Doctor :   Pls. press on the link and go ahead for the specialist consultation.
Doctor :   Thank you foe consulting me.
Doctor :   take care
Doctor :   Are you there ?
User :   yes doc
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