Pre-op today. Got my mammogram and will get my chest X-ray tomorrow. Dr said I should be down to a C-cup after surgery. DDD to C... Outstanding!
Although my insurance has approved the BR in still worried about out of pocket cost. Still not stopping me from having this done, I'm tired of all the pain.
Finished all my pre-op testing. Now the waiting begins. 12 days left .
I'm so... more
11 days since my surgery. Still lots of swelling and discomfort. Overall I feel happy with my results although I do feel like my doctor removed a little more breast tissue than I had wanted but I guess that's how it goes with insurance. That was also the reason I did the tummy tuck because of the fear of being flat chested with a fat flabby belly from a c-section. I was wearing some 40 DDD... more
I was fine with this surgery until I get around my mother. She is soooo negative about everything. She is a radiaiton therapist who deals with cancer patients and she told me that she works in a healthcare environment and she knows its too dangerous to have this done. Well, guess what, that makes me nervous and anxious the day before surgery, had to take an anxiety pill. My grandmother is the... more
I am intrested in a reduction, I'm 41 and have had huge breast my entire teenage thru adult life. My breast are size 38 dd, were 42 ddd,but I have recently lost 40+lbs. which has made them smaller, but saggy as my granny, lol, my nips are pointing south! My regular md says he is sure my insurance will pay for the reduction.I am worried they will make them too small,I want implants I will pay... more
I have really been encouraged by my primary care physician. I have been walking 2 miles a day for the past two years and started weights about 6 months ago. In total I have lost about 45 lbs and now that I am scheduled I feel like I am really feeling the strain of my ddd breast size. I have seen worse, but think I will feel better mentally and physically getting this done. Any feed back is... more