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Rhinoplasty Debacle
harleyshmarley's Review of: Dr. Lawry) Iregbulem

Rating: 1.00 (out of 10)
Review Date:
September 6, 2009, 7:00 am

Doctor Name:   Dr. Lawry) Iregbulem (My Profile)
London & Cambridge
State:   (*)
Country:   United Kingdom
Reviewer:   harleyshmarley (Contact Me)
View My Before/After Photo Album(s):   None available
Did you get any procedure(s) done by this doctor?   Yes
Date of your procedure(s):   July 5, 2008
Procedure(s) I had done:   None


I travelled from overseas to have a rhinoplasty by Dr Iregbulem in '08 which resulted in a very noticeable scar on one of my nostrils. It looks as though a 5 mm wedge has been carved from my nostril. In the first PRE-op consult he was pleasant & positive. In the POST-op consult, when I pointed out the scar to him, his exact words to me were: "Don't be one of those patients who nit-pick"! He then became very cagey & short with me. It was extremely uncomfortable &, ridiculously, I felt bad for pointing out the mistake. He offered no advice on how the scar might be improved or rectified. I then returned to my home country where I saw another surgeon who said what had probably happened was that the stitches had fallen out as they had not been inserted correctly, thus causing a gaping hole. I decided to write to Dr Iregbulem to ask for my money back so I could get the scar rectified. So far I have had no luck (with 3 letters!). Dr I has had his staff reply with dismissive & hurtful replies. I absolutely would not recommend this surgeon.  

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