Hi All, First of all, I want to thank this forum which has really been very informative and helped me find a really good surgeon (Dr. Howard Caplan) for Cleft Lift Surgery. I was struggling with this disease for last 5 years or so. I hope I have recovered from PD fully. I do not see any signs of relapse. Though I feel hesitant to declare success so soon (its been about 3 months post operation), I have a great sense of relief. If you see my earlier posts in this forum, I was quite hesitant to go for Cleft Lift surgery and waited for about more than a year before making up my mind. From my experience with this surgery, this is the only definitive solution to the PD problem. I had tried open wound surgery and then repeated openings on the scar in the midline went going on and on. Thanks to all of you again!! I highly recommend finding a good surgeon first and take it from there.