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Dr. James M. Landeen

Plastic Surgeon

Dr. James M. Landeen is a top Plastic Surgeon in San Antonio, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. James M. Landeen is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. James M. Landeen is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. James M. Landeen is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In San Antonio, TX, Dr. James M. Landeen is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. James M. Landeen
  • San Antonio, TX
  • MD at University of Missouri
  • Accepting new patients

Are tummy tucks painful to get?

They certainly can be. Tummy tucks can involve a substantial repair of the abdominal wall. Drains are likely. So, if you have need of one, talk to your surgeon on how he views READ MORE
They certainly can be. Tummy tucks can involve a substantial repair of the abdominal wall. Drains are likely. So, if you have need of one, talk to your surgeon on how he views your abdomen. Now, if it is minimal and drains are not used, it can be very different. Hospitalization would not be needed, and recovery at home is tolerated well. Even if drains are used on a reasonable tummy tuck, going home is considered. But, well done tummy tucks are very much appreciated by the patient.

Are there any risks with lip injections?

Yes. This is poor experience with the procedure. Not sterile syringes, injecting in the wrong areas, and actually injecting the wrong material. This can all be avoided by going READ MORE
Yes. This is poor experience with the procedure. Not sterile syringes, injecting in the wrong areas, and actually injecting the wrong material. This can all be avoided by going to experienced injectors. Common procedure with expected good results

Are there extra risks for a diabetic?

There is a definite risk. You have to stay in control of your diabetes. Blood supply to heal the wound can be compromised. You will need excellent wound care. The surgery itself READ MORE
There is a definite risk. You have to stay in control of your diabetes. Blood supply to heal the wound can be compromised. You will need excellent wound care. The surgery itself can be done with minor variations that help protect the healing process.

I am planning to get a nose job done. What are the chances of success?

There are two specialties that do this surgery: plastic and ENT. A person of either specialty is okay if they have a lot of experience with the surgery and and can show you pictures READ MORE
There are two specialties that do this surgery: plastic and ENT. A person of either specialty is okay if they have a lot of experience with the surgery and and can show you pictures and possibly talk with a patient.