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Dr. Magilke is not a competent plastic surgeon
mooney85's Review of: Dr. David Magilke

Rating: 3.05 (out of 10)
Review Date:
September 25, 2010, 3:10 pm

Doctor Name:   Dr. David Magilke (My Profile)
State:   Oregon (OR)
Country:   United States
Reviewer:   mooney85 (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):   October 27, 2008
Procedure(s) I had done:   None


I met Dr. Magilke when he was an Ear Nose throat specialist. when he changed his practice to facial plastic surgery I spoke to him about my jowls and sagging neck. He said a facelift would take care of these problem areas. I didn't expect to look 30 again but was willing to go through the surgery and spend nearly $10,000 to look better. Unfortunately, a month or two after surgery it was clear that there was no improvement in my neck or jowls. Dr. Magilke told me to give it a few more months and once the healing process was complete I'd see the true results. Several more months past and still no improvement. My family and friends were dumbfounded that I had a facelift and looked exactly the same as before the surgery. After numerous complaints to his office Dr. Magilke agreed to do another procedure. He said all I needed was a mini-lift. The second surgery was a complete waste. More time off from work and NO results. Worse yet, the surgeries left me with large permanent scars around my ears as well as disfigured earlobes. I can no longer wear earrings because they do not sit properly in my ears. I can't wear my hair pulled back or behind my ears because the scars are obvious. I am writing this review in hopes of saving others from a similar devastating experience. Choosing Dr. Magilke is a decision I will regret for the rest of my life.  

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