Anyone know specialist in Lancashire for cleft liff?

Spokm34

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Senapati is the queen of operations but don't pay 2k NHS only.

But try close it naturally try remove all hair don't sit on it at computer desk or cinema try keep pressure off drink water i guess gotta try everything before jumping into one final surgery
 
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Yh I heard she is the best to be honest I’ve not sat down since last op witch was in December I alway lay to one side keeps pressure of it and I trim when it starts growing only problem is can’t get rid of all hair because of area I’m gona try push to get refered to her hopefully I’m down in Lancashire 4 hours away but defo worth going down after 3 failed surgeries I don’t mind travelling
 

Spokm34

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Spoke to the receptionist secretary they are accepting patients in august again but london gotta wait a while i will see her in London when they open the doors again covid19 hasn't helped
 

Spokm34

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I gotta wait until senapati is free in London right now not accepting patients in the london area.

So I will continue with my pico dressings have to say I'm starting to feel great again I'm able to lie down on my bed no pain I'm able to walk around quickly so it's doing it's job I think pico 7 might benefit you in healing it up until you are able to get an appointment
 

Spokm34

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Any luck with cleft lift yet? Have you got the appointment let me know how it went. And recovery time.

I've constantly got a little white flashing green small pump pico dressing on does get annoying after a while.
 

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I gotta wait until senapati is free in London right now not accepting patients in the london area.

So I will continue with my pico dressings have to say I'm starting to feel great again I'm able to lie down on my bed no pain I'm able to walk around quickly so it's doing it's job I think pico 7 might benefit you in healing it up until you are able to get an appointment
what do you mean she not accepting patients in London area what about anywhere else
 

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Any luck with cleft lift yet? Have you got the appointment let me know how it went. And recovery time.

I've constantly got a little white flashing green small pump pico dressing on does get annoying after a while.
no not yet still waiting for gp to come back from holiday so hopefully he will make me letter to get refered
 

Spokm34

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what do you mean she not accepting patients in London area what about anywhere else
The trustplus at st Mark's hospital is currently closed that's where she does her private patient's work, for cleft lift so at the moment I'm on a waiting list until it reopens.

Portsmouth is accepting patients again next month but I ain't prepared to travel to Portsmouth just for consultation
 

Spokm34

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But even when it reopens it will be just for her to look at my wound and request cleft lift but I be requesting on the NHS as stated 2000 is too much could fail some patients rare even failed with senapati.

But I'm hopeful that I heal fully without having to do it all.
 

Unknown2

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Just a quick update rang gp office gave details to receptionist for referral said will pass on to my gp for referral hopefully everything works out even if I’m on wating list I don’t mind it’s just one step closer
 

Spokm34

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Further to the update just had my pico 7 dressing changed today at half 1pm my wound is now a size of a pea. It's shrunk from 2cm deep to size of a pea I'm happy but scared it reopen in future I've heard it all before wound size of a pea then reopens and goes back to 2cm.

So i got senapati as back up incase it reopens again.
 
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Unknown2

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Further to the update just had my pico 7 dressing changed today at half 1pm my wound is now a size of a pea. It's shrunk from 2cm deep to size of a pea I'm happy but scared it reopen in future I've heard it all before wound size of a pea then reopens and goes back to 2cm.

So i got senapati as back up incase it reopens again.
The problem is the scar tissue is weak from opening and closing that’s why it just keeps opening back up I’m the same have you received a appointment for senapati also do you live in London I’m from Lancashire hopefully I get refered just can’t afford to get it done private I mean you can pay monthly but still is the same rather get it threw nhs
 

Spokm34

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Is there anyway to fix this? This message is awaiting moderator approval, and is invisible to normal visitors. Every message that i reply i gotta wait for approval.
 
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