Reader feedback on specific dermatologists

On your list of recommended dermatologist is Dr. ________ from NY & Long Island. I went to him because he's conveniently close to me, however, he's the worst Dermatologist I've ever used. Not only was he and his staff pushy in getting me to get botox or fillers disregarding the purpose of my visit, but once he convinced me, he charged me over $1,200 for half a syringe of Juverderm filler which covered only half of my laugh lines. I was interested in thermage however after hearing it would cost over $5,000 I resorted to fillers. He and his staff are cunning con artist who take advantage of newbies like myself and you should take him out of your recommend list.

Dear Readers, Friends and Collegues.  I really appreciate feedback from all you on all sorts of topics from your dermatologists (both positive and negative), to various devices, procedures, skincare products, injectibles, etc.     And as you all know……..for every person who has a negative experience with someone or something, there is often a person with a positive experience that balances it.   That’s why single anecdotes can be so dangerous.  It’s  because they can create a very skewed  impression of something or someone when what we really need is 100 or 1000 experiences to accurately judge.

I do want you to know though, that if I hear consistently negative comments I will write about it or , in the case of a doctor, take that person out of the Regional or International Guide to Dermatologists on SkinTour

Hope this makes sense,  Dr. I

Dr. Brandith Irwin, MD

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