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Written by Dr. Ringpfeil

Radiesse

Overview:

Calcium hydroxyapatite is a synthetic compound that serves not only as a filler but also as a volumizer, thereby increasing durability.

Expected results:

Correction of static intermediate and deep lines on the lower and mid face, cheek augmentation, correction of scars, volume replenishment for hand rejuvenation.

Preparations:

Avoidance of aspirin and ibuprofen for 10 days. Local anesthesia by injection makes the procedure more comfortable when used around the mouth and in cheeks.

Post treatment instructions:

Avoidance of aspirin or ibuprofen for 3 days.

Time to desired results:

1-3 days

Duration of desired effects:

12-18 months

Contraindications:

Allergy to calcium hydroxy-apatite (extremely rare)

Downtime:

1-3 days of swelling and erythema, up to 7 days for bruising (may be covered easily).

How can we help you?

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# of surveys: 3897
Last updated: 9/15/2021 5:01 PM

PATIENT RATINGS

Would you recommend us?

definitely
93.1%
probably
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maybe
0.58%
not likely
0.08%
no
0.02%

Compare our service to other similar practices

excellent
87.9%
very good
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good
1.8%
poor
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Overall doctor performance

excellent
94.2%
very good
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good
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poor
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The doctor listened to you attentively

excellent
93.9%
very good
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good
1.05%
poor
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The doctor took time to answer your questions

excellent
94.0%
very good
4.66%
good
1.27%
poor
0.02%
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The doctor explained treatment options

excellent
94.3%
very good
4.16%
good
1.25%
poor
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very poor
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The doctor explained treatment options

excellent
92.0%
very good
5.69%
good
2.18%
poor
0.11%
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Front desk performance

excellent
85.6%
very good
10.2%
good
3.66%
poor
0.31%
very poor
0.08%

Aesthetician performance

excellent
88.6%
very good
7.61%
good
3.39%
poor
0.24%
very poor
0.08%

Office comfort

excellent
90.9%
very good
6.93%
good
2.08%
poor
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Parking

excellent
66.4%
very good
14.4%
good
15.7%
poor
2.49%
very poor
0.9%

Friendliness of the staff during appointment

excellent
90.9%
very good
7.23%
good
1.85%
poor
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What WE DID WELL

(Answers:674)

location conveinent

#12021-04-10

Professionalism

#22021-08-19

Minimal waiting time. So friendly and professional!!

#32012-10-01 11:08:39

Loved the doctor. She was very friendly and it was refreshing to see someone who actually enjoys their job!

#42010-11-11 09:48:40

The friendliness of the staff, their attitude, their orange uniform..yessssss.

#52021-07-13

That was the most thorough appointment I have had in a very long time. I was given numerous options that were tailored for my skin needs.

#62011-12-06 10:16:06

This was the fastest (in a positive way) medical appointmenet I've had since moving to this area.

#72011-01-05 08:38:17

The waiting time for the appointment and in the office was very quick!!!

#82020-09-23

I like the doctor and how careful and thorough she is.

#92021-03-24

STAFF VERY FRIENDLY!

#102021-03-28

What can we do better?

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Can't think of anything staff were very helpful

#12020-12-13

more sample products

#22011-06-02 14:59:00

can't think of anything

#32011-12-12 10:13:47

more relaxing music

#42021-09-05

No recommendations - very satisfied/pleased with everything about the visit and the office and the Doctor and her assistants. thank you to everybody for makinng me feel so comfortable (i was verrrrrry nerous)!!

#52021-09-01

Don't change anything

#62020-10-08

Can't imagine any better first impression.

#72011-02-24 14:49:37

So glad I came. Always liked Dr. Kern and Ann Watson. He'd be so pleased with your entire professional setup

#82021-05-22

My next appointment could not be scheduled for 6 weeks. I wish I could be seen sooner!

#92010-12-16 10:06:03

receptioist is a little stiff and unwelcoming, but attentive proffessional.

#102021-08-10
Customer Rating : 4.5

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