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This is an inquiry about Labiaplasty. I have decided to have this done and have narrowed it down to a few doctors to preform this surgery. Dr. Alinsod being one of my choices in wondering how he performs the surgery. Does he do the trim method or the wedge method, or does he offer both methods to his patients? The reason I ask is because as far as what I've read, the wedge method heals faster and also offers more natural looking results. I've also read that the wedge method has lower risk of any kind of permanent numbness that could be caused by any side effects from the procedure. Whether this is true or not, I don't know.
So I'd love to hear a little more information from the experts on trim vs edge methods, benefits/drawbacks of each one, etc.

Im looking forward to hearing some answers. Thanks for reading my inquiry.

Have a fabulous day! :)

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Plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
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November 25, 2014 2:56 AM

Dear Jenny; Always best to as Dr Alinsod yourself and not follow any advise via the internet since we have not examined you in person. BTW both methods are acceptable with each having +s (more)
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Cosmetic surgeon
Laguna Beach, CA
United States
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November 25, 2014 1:38 AM

Great question. I am happy to give my opinion on this topic. I perform curved linear excisions and avoid the wedge technique for many reasons. First, curved linear excisions are also (more)

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