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Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 07-12-2012, 08:08 PM
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Posted By ScarlettsMommy
What a little trooper he must have been. My...

What a little trooper he must have been. My daughter had surgery a year ago (at age 2), hers was a little smaller but right at her hairline. I hope his healing goes smoothly, thanks for sharing!
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-15-2012, 10:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Something that I never thought of that someone...

Something that I never thought of that someone told me was a button up shirt for after the surgery, or something with a lose neckline.
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-06-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Amazing! My daughter had surgery last June with...

Amazing! My daughter had surgery last June with Dr. Levitin, he IS great!
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-06-2012, 06:52 PM
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Views: 3
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
I can see the difference, she looks so cute! ...

I can see the difference, she looks so cute! Best wishes to you guys!
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 11-22-2011, 11:17 PM
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Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Hi there. My daughter had a very similar...

Hi there. My daughter had a very similar hemangioma, & like the other poster we had her hemangioma removed, but she was 2 when we had it done. I waited & waited for it to "go down" but it was not...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 07-02-2011, 02:49 AM
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Views: 4
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Surgery 1 month after

Hi. Just thought I would share a new picture of Scarlett. She had her hemangioma removed a little over a month ago. It was not going away, so that is why we went with...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 06-09-2011, 10:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Missy-He does rock. It was amazing how simple...

Missy-He does rock. It was amazing how simple the whole thing was. New York was a hot mess.. literally. I don't think we will go back there.
It's a strawberry suit.. since when her hair was wet...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 06-09-2011, 06:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Before & After Surgery Pictures

Scarlett had her surgery with Dr. Levitin in NYC on June 8th, we are very pleased. It took about an hour, and she did so well on the whole trip. She will be 2 on the 25th.

1st picture is the...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 05-12-2011, 10:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Grace- I will def post an update. I booked my...

Grace- I will def post an update. I booked my hotel by central park because I thought she would like that as an activity to do the day before. And so far everyone has been super helpful getting...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 05-10-2011, 07:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Thanks for the info! I'm pretty sure we would...

Thanks for the info! I'm pretty sure we would qualify, we don't make much each year and we have paid over $1000 for hotel/airfare so far. And I'm pretty sure we will be paying $3,000 out of pocket...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 05-09-2011, 11:44 PM
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Views: 5
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Medical Expenses for travel

We are going to New York from Kansas in June for surgery with Dr. Levitin. I heard from someone that I can write off my expenses for travel on my taxes. I've spend quite a bit on airfare and ...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 05-05-2011, 12:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 7
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
New York ear and eye infirmary is where it's...

New York ear and eye infirmary is where it's being done

310 E 14th St, New York, NY 10003-4201
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 05-04-2011, 08:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Yeah I'm not much of a traveler, but I will check...

Yeah I'm not much of a traveler, but I will check those out. I like to get things set so I'm trying to look up things now and I asked about hotels, but I don't want to stay at some creepy place. We...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 05-04-2011, 08:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 12
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Thanks for the tips, I think I do have some...

Thanks for the tips, I think I do have some button shirts that I will bring, I never thought of that. Her surgery is set for the 8th. I was wondering what hotel did you stay at in New York?
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 05-04-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Surgery date set

Scarlett's surgery date is set for June 8th at 7:30 in New YorK with Dr. Levitin. That is 2 weeks before she turns 2. They didn't say what hopsital or where, so I have yet to book a flight or a...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 05-03-2011, 01:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 12
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
OMG, very helpful. My daughter Scarlett is 22...

OMG, very helpful. My daughter Scarlett is 22 months and we are getting ready to do the same thing. Her birthmark is very similar, and we are going to Dr. Levitin in NY. I just got the insurance...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-13-2011, 07:44 PM
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Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Oh wow Shannon, that looks amazing! Thanks so...

Oh wow Shannon, that looks amazing! Thanks so much for sharing.
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-13-2011, 01:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 11
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
I'm hoping he will get back with me soon so I can...

I'm hoping he will get back with me soon so I can figure out when we can schedule it. Ideally I would like to get it done before her 2nd birthday (June 25th).
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-12-2011, 09:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 11
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Dr. Levitin called me this afternoon. He said...

Dr. Levitin called me this afternoon. He said that he works with my insurance and that he will get it all sorted out for me. I will be traveling alone to california with her, my husband just got a...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-12-2011, 02:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 11
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
I email Dr. Levitin yesterday and he said he...

I email Dr. Levitin yesterday and he said he would recommend surgery. I am going to talk to him over the phone to find out more.
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-12-2011, 02:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 11
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
22 m, scalp hemangioma not going away

So my husband and I have been talking about my daughter's hemangioma (right about her forehead) she is 22 months. It has not changed for awhile and it does not seem to be going down in size. Who...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-06-2011, 02:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
My daughter Scarlett is 21 months and she also...

My daughter Scarlett is 21 months and she also has a hemangioma on her hairline (right abover her forehead). I don't know if I know about ingrown hairs, but he never had any issues with that (she...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 01-15-2011, 02:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 12
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Hey! I think she looks great! Hopefully it...

Hey! I think she looks great! Hopefully it really is going away. It's hard to tell sometimes because as they get bigger their Hemangioma gets bigger too, but it eventually stops. Scarlett is going...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 12-31-2010, 04:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 12
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
whaleflower- Yeah I was told the same thing when...

whaleflower- Yeah I was told the same thing when I became concerned about how it would effect her. Besides having to get creative when hairstyles when she gets more hair it's becoming less and less...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 12-28-2010, 06:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 914
Posted By ScarlettsMommy
Hi Shannon. My daughter is 18 months, her...

Hi Shannon. My daughter is 18 months, her birthmark is in her hairline. Below are pictures of her at 9 months and what she looks like now. I hope this gives you some sort of idea. No...
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