Posted by: mo | 2009-02-03


Hi Doc! What are your thoughts on Mesotherapy and are you aware of any side effects? Is it good for cosmetic use and also how effective is it for weight control

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Hi Mo, thank you for the question.

Mesotherapy is an effective tool when used by a properly trained and experienced injector. One can achieve good results for rejuvenating the skin; however, a number of treatments are required before one can rely purely on the 3 monthly maintenance treatments. There is scanty data available when using this technique for cellulite and fat loss and a number of doctors worldwide prefer to inject the fat dissolving solutions directly into the problem areas.

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Posted by: Dr Alek Nikolic | 2009-02-07

Hi Susan
Please try Renew Clinic in Johanessburg.

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Posted by: Susan J | 2009-02-05

Hi dr.,

Where on the East Rand (Kempton Park area) can I contact a clinic who does MESOTHERAPY?

Thank you.

Susan J

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