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Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-27-2010, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By Riley's Mom
I am tied up this weekend at a swim competition...

I am tied up this weekend at a swim competition with my 10 year old, but I will gather some pictures of Riley's before/after and email you sometime on Sunday. Again, you will be SO pleased when you...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-25-2010, 03:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 11
Posted By Riley's Mom
Hi Angela, My daughter's scalp hemangioma began...

Hi Angela,
My daughter's scalp hemangioma began the same way. My 5 months old, it was the size of a baseball. She began treatment at six months. Her first of seven surgeries was at one year old. ...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-25-2010, 03:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5
Posted By Riley's Mom
My daughter had multiple surgeries by Dr....

My daughter had multiple surgeries by Dr. Levitin. He is a skilled surgeon, who is warm and caring as well. You can have 100% confidence by placing your child in his care. We are eternally...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 12-22-2009, 09:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 175
Posted By Riley's Mom
Who could ask for a better holiday gift? So glad...

Who could ask for a better holiday gift? So glad the surgery was a success. She is beautiful before & after. Enjoy every second!
Kelli B.
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 12-17-2009, 12:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 365
Posted By Riley's Mom
Clare, Sending good thoughts & prayers your...

Clare,
Sending good thoughts & prayers your way! Let us know how she is doing - you have an entire support system here!
Kelli
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 12-15-2009, 02:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 365
Posted By Riley's Mom
Hi Clare, My daughter had her first excision...

Hi Clare,
My daughter had her first excision surgery (large scalp hemangioma) with Dr. Waner when she was 12 months old as well. She eventually had seven surgeries over a four year period. I was...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-28-2009, 12:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 718
Posted By Riley's Mom
PS: I just went to your family website, and I am...

PS: I just went to your family website, and I am amazed at how well your daughters hemangioma is responding to treatment! What amazing photos and what great documentation. You have a beautiful...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-28-2009, 12:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 718
Posted By Riley's Mom
My daughter had steroid injections into her scalp...

My daughter had steroid injections into her scalp hemangioma - she would get bruises around the area of the injection site, with some scabbing as well. Aquaphor helped most of the time. I was told...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-11-2009, 01:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 708
Posted By Riley's Mom
My daughter's hemangioma was on her scalp, and...

My daughter's hemangioma was on her scalp, and Dr. Waner and his partner Dr. Levitin operated on her seven times. I cannot say enough about these two amazing surgeons. They are the best of the...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 12-31-2008, 12:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 722
Posted By Riley's Mom
My daughter had steroid injections for her scalp...

My daughter had steroid injections for her scalp hemangioma - they injected it in different areas (It was as large as a baseball), every three weeks for five months. She was 5-10 months old at the...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 11-16-2008, 02:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,118
Posted By Riley's Mom
Riley's first excision surgery was at one year...

Riley's first excision surgery was at one year old. The hemangioma was taken off in 3 surgeries, and she has had 4 scar revision surgeries. Her hemagioma was on her scalp, and had stopped growing at...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 10-10-2008, 12:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,342
Posted By Riley's Mom
My daughter's scalp hemangioma scabbed at times...

My daughter's scalp hemangioma scabbed at times too - I was almost positive it hurt her, and I used AQUAPHOR lotion on it when she was asleep. Maybe the antibiotic burns? Some of topical ones do....
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 09-26-2008, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 959
Posted By Riley's Mom
What wonderful news to share. Your son is a...

What wonderful news to share. Your son is a beautiful boy - he looks amazing after the surgery! There are so many of us who are thankful we found Dr. Waner and his team. Best to you in the future,...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 09-10-2008, 09:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 899
Posted By Riley's Mom
Hello - first off, know you are in the BEST hands...

Hello - first off, know you are in the BEST hands with Dr. Waner. My daughter Riley, had a large hemangioma on her scalp - it was the size of a baseball at it's largest. Dr. Waner performed six...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 05-22-2008, 12:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 969
Posted By Riley's Mom
My 4 year old has had six surgeries on her scalp...

My 4 year old has had six surgeries on her scalp hemangioma. We live in the NYC area as well, and saw many doctors in other cities, before being blessed with Dr. Waner. Dr. Waner and his team are...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-07-2008, 01:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 933
Posted By Riley's Mom
Thank You, I am very stressed over the process,...

Thank You, I am very stressed over the process, and any information would be greatly appreciated. I almost wish we could have started the process sooner, but I had to let her finish the nursery...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-04-2008, 10:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,322
Posted By Riley's Mom
Dr. Waner and Dr. Levitan in NYC are the best. ...

Dr. Waner and Dr. Levitan in NYC are the best. Dr. Waner is a miracle worker, and his right hand is Dr. Levitan.... Good Luck!
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-04-2008, 10:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,205
Posted By Riley's Mom
You are in good hands - all of Dr. Waner's staff,...

You are in good hands - all of Dr. Waner's staff, and everyone we have dealt with in Riley's seven surgeries, and suture removals at St. Luke's/Roosevelt Hospital are top notch. Dr. Levitan and...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-04-2008, 10:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 933
Posted By Riley's Mom
Smile Tissue Expansion - Scar/bald spot from Hemangioma Surgeries

My daughter Riley has had seven surgeries to remove a large baseball size hemangioma on her scalp. Dr. Waner did all the surgery, beginning at one year old. The first three were all excisions, as...
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