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    Cleft Lift Recovery

    Hi everyone, I got my cleft lift surgery a little over 2 months ago with Dr. Sternberg of San Francisco. I still have pain when sitting in my desk chair. Sitting on the couch is ok. Laying on my back is just somewhat uncomfortable. I was wondering if anyone else had this problem and when I can...
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    Packing removal two days after emergency lancing?

    Hi everyone, I’m new here and I have been dealing with my first cyst since about Monday. It started off just sore, but from last Tuesday to Saturday it swelled to about the size of a tennis ball and the pain was awful. We did schedule a cleft lift consultation with Dr. Marc Brand but that isn’t...
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    This website was very helpful to our family. I want to share our experience so that it may be of help to others. My son first noticed the signs of a pilonidal cyst in June 2016 when he was 20. Relative to most people’s experience, his symptoms were mild. He had a painful swelling that came and...
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    Cleft Lift Post-op Question

    Hi all, I've been lurking here for about a month now, and it seems like a great community. Thanks for all who participate. I hope to contribute to the information here, but also get healed and get out of the worrying part of my life right now. I have a question which I'll describe here (or...