My journey starts with wanting to be the best I can be... I'm 5'2 and 122 lbs. I work out and try to eat healthy. I've always struggled with weight and it fluctuates depending on my mood....lol so right now I'm in a good mood. I have been following this site for over a month and I have really been thankful to all the ladies who have posted there journey. It has helped me tremendously, I'm... more
I had my TT done yesterday!! I can't believe I went through with it. I was so nervous in the hospital yesterday I came so close to calling it quits! But here I am, 24 hours later laying in bed recuperating! I find that is can be painful, but the pain killers make it that much better! Does any one know when the pain and discomfort wi stop? I have my before pics I will post once I have the after... more
I had my first child 7 years ago. my stomach healed up nicely after the c section. I had a little lose skin big nothing major to where I thought I had to do a TT. 24 months later I had my second child (C-section). I had lost all of my baby weight 1 year later and I noticed my stomach being a little bit more stretched out but again nothing outrageous to where I thought I needed a TT. 4 years... more
I had previously had lap band surgery and I had a lot of loose skin. I had a Tummy Tuck, Arm Lift, and Inner Thigh Lift all done on April 1st. It was very hard to have all three of these procedures done at the same time. I was well taken care of and I am VERY happy with my results. I was referred to Dr. Hueneke from a friend but I had already been considering him to be my doctor. His prices... more
I met with my PS a few weeks ago and got a quote for the full Mommy Makeover to help fill out my breasts which look great as long as I have Vicky's Secret. I went in thinking I needed a Tummy Tuck with corseting and lipo. My background includes scars from a C-section, a vertical scar from a complicated Gallbladder surgery, and port scars from the Gallbladder. I was excited to hear that my... more
My reason for my tummy tuck was to get rid of extra skin from a 9 pound baby and an emergency c-section. Then I lost 50 pounds when I was 46. I did hundreds of sit-ups a day and my stomach still had loose skin. I Love the results. I had 2 1/2 pounds of skin removed. I don't have the roll anymore and my stomach is flat. My clothes look so much nicer and I feel great about my stomach. I have... more
I saw a number of surgeons in Los Angeles before choosing Dr. Robbins, and I couldn't be happier with my decision. After losing 90 pounds, I had a lot of extra skin and every doctor I saw recommended different procedures. Dr. Robbins helped me figure out what I would get the best results from, and the work he did was impeccable. The final results are even better than I expected -- at 39, my... more
I love Dr. Martin. He made me feel so confrontable. He is a great surgeon and person. I had a tummy tuck, muscle tighten, and lipo on my sides. After two kids I really needed my stomach done. This procedure was a huge confidence builder for me. Im so happy and glad that I was able to get this procedure. And have a great surgeon that cares.
This was my first tummy tuck not a revision more
As a personal trainer, past cheerleader, I worked out for 25 years or more and just got burnt out. It has been 5 years since I was a trainer.And my body shows that. This surgery will give me the motivation to start again, be healthy and do something for me, I look forward to starting back after this tummy tuck, muscle repair, and a lil lipo. Know matter how hard I trained that pudge after 2... more
Hey everyone I am 29 years old and Im ready for a tummy tuck. My two little ones jacked up my body, so I will be having my procedure next month, and I will upload some before and after pics. This is along time coming and I'm excited but also nervous. Im debating on two local doctors that have great results in other patients and the cost is almost just the same.
Completely paid now just... more
This site helped me SO much when I began the research process. Because of that, I figured I'd write a review and hopefully be able to help someone else out, especially since there aren’t a tremendous amount of skin only tummy tucks out there.
A little back story--my senior year of high school, I gained a tremendous amount of weight. I’ve lost the weight very slowly through moderate diet... more
Dr. Wendel and his staff are nothing short of AMAZING ! If you want a PS that has a wonderful bedside manner and humble from beginning to end...then your PS shopping should end here. Not to mention the office staff is totally supportive and dependable. They are willing to help you every single step of the way during and after your procedure. I absoulutely love my Abdominoplasty and I am... more
Well I'm scheduled to have this procedure done very soon. I definitely have mixed emotions. A little scared, nervous but also excited. I have 3 amazing kids and I'm 30 years old. I have lost all of my weight from my pregnancies and have been doing pole fitness for about 6 months (which is great exercise for your core!) I'm 5'1" and about 117 lbs. After consulting with 2 doctors both have said... more
I'm the SEAHAGG in these parts! Sounds nasty, but...it is a self-inflicted name which was assigned years ago and it stuck. One must have a pretty good sense of humor to live with this. I have been one very fortunate lady my entire life. I traveled as a military musician for eleven years, followed by being a fitness presenter with an a well known fitness company out of CA. Again for many... more
I was referred to Dr. Burgdorf by my OB she had stated he is one of the best PS in Franklin,TN. I truly believe he is. The first time I went to his office, I had called about 20 minutes before hand, to ask if he could see me that day, because I was in Franklin with my OB and I live about 45 minutes from Franklin and I didn't want to have to drive back out to Franklin if I didn't have to. So I... more
After losing weight, I still had some loose skin hanging around my waist. Dr. Fisher performed a tummy tuck and now my stomach is flat! The recovery was much easier than I expected. I had heard that this was a painful procedure and was nervous but Dr. Fisher and his staff were so helpful and made the entire experience stress free. Thank you Dr. Fisher!! more
Hello, I am 42 years old, 5'5 and current weight is 213 lbs. I am scheduled for my TT with Lipo & Breast Mastopexy. I had a Breast Reduction 15 years ago and things didn't heal good. I originally went in to see Dr. Bryan Olsin to see if he could fix the first Breast Surgery and then we talked further and decided to do the Tummy Tuck while he had me under.
A little about me. I have been... more
I gained a lot of weight with the birth of my child and after she was born I worked very hard to lose the baby weight and then some. When I got to my ideal weight my stomach was extremely stretched and saggy and this is when I decided to seek the help of a plastic surgeon. Dr. Donald Griffin at the Nashville Cosmetic Surgery Center suggested I have a Tummy Tuck to remove the excess skin and... more
I just want to look normal again. I feel so disfigured! We have 6 beautiful children. I was on complete bed rest with 2 of them and limited activity with another. I ballooned up to 230 at only 5'6 and then almost 7 months ago had our youngest and dropped back down To 190. I love my kids and they were worth ever stretch mark but I really need me back!
My initial appointment was with a doctor... more
My surgery was the 21st of February, and feel that my recovery has been not nearly as bad as I was expecting! I went back to work 11 days post op, and has been great spite the swelling. I didn't really understand how uncomfortable the swelling would be, but I will take swelling over pain any day! I can already tell a difference, and wish I would have done this 2-3 years ago! I can not say... more
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