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painless, quick recovery
MLEV's Review of: Dr. Mark Epstein

Rating: 9.90 (out of 10)
Review Date:
March 17, 2015, 2:56 pm


DOCTOR INFORMATION
Doctor Name:   Dr. Mark Epstein (My Profile)
City:
Stony Brook
State:   New York (NY)
Country:   United States
PATIENT INFORMATION
Reviewer:   MLEV (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):   November 26, 2014
Procedure(s) I had done:   None
MY PERSONAL REVIEW
 

 

After breastfeeding two kids I was left with a chest not filling cup A. I was always very self conscious of how I looked in bathing suits or any other type of clothes that didn't allow me to wear padded bras. I wanted full B, small C. I ended up getting Gummy 270cc for a full B, maybe a small C. The thing that swayed me to go with Dr. Epstein was 24 hour recovery. And that is exactly what I got. There was actually absolutely no down time at all. I left the office after surgery, got home, took a nap, woke up and went on about my business without skipping a bit. I did laundry, participated in all my usual activities with kids. I did take extra strength Tylenol the following morning but just as a precaution. It was Thanksgiving Day and we were going to my parents’ house. I was nervous I would start feeling something, but I never did feel any pain. I even held my 15 lbs baby nephew, no pain! Day after Thanksgiving I had a dinner party at my house. Again, felt absolutely fine. I did feel tightness for about a month, and it did get annoying at times. My nipples were sore as well. Now it is 4 months later, my breasts are soft and look very natural. I nipples are still sensitive to the touch. And I am just now regaining sensation in the bottom of my breast. None of that bothers me. In retrospect, I should have gone a little bigger, but Dr. said my muscle was very tight and that would be difficult for a natural look using Gummies… Overall I am happy with the outcome.

Dr. Epstein described in detail the procedure and what to expect. His staff is very friends and professional. Everything was described in detail, all questions answered over the phone or via email.
 
MY RATINGS IN DETAIL

N/A = Not Applicable
1 = Worst/Extremely dissatisfied
5 = Neutral
10 = Best/Extremely satisfied

My Results:
How happy are you with your results?
Did your results meet or exceed your expectations?
  (10)
Medical Skills, Techniques & Knowledge:
Does your doctor have strong and up-to-date medical skills?
Does your doctor have good knowledge of techniques?
Were you well informed by the doctor?
  (10)
Accessibility:
Was doctor accessible and helpful during pre-op and post-op?
Is there good after business hours support?
Can doctor be reached by telephone?
Can doctor be reached by email?
  (10)
Personality:
Did the doctor make you feel comfortable?
Did the doctor take time to listen to your needs?
Did you feel rushed when trying to talk?
Was the doctor friendly and approachable?
Did the doctor show care and concern for you?
Does the doctor love being a doctor?
  (10)
Office & Support Staff, Nurses:
Was the office staff professional and well-mannered?
Was staff accessible and helpful during pre-op and post-op?
Was the office staff sensitive to your condition and needs?
Were your telephone/email messages given to the doctor?
  (10)
Appointments, Waiting Time:
Was it easy to book an appointment?
Was doctor reasonably punctual with appointments?
How was the office waiting time?
  (10)
Price:
Do you feel the price of your procedure(s) was reasonable?
Does the doctor give financing options?
  (8)
Office & Surgical Facility:
Are the office and/or surgical facilities professional, clean, and well maintained?
Is the medical equipment up-to-date?
Is the office comfortable and the dcor aesthetically pleasing?
Were you offered anything to drink?
  (10)
Recommending This Doctor:
How likely are you to recommend this doctor to someone else?
  (10)

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