New Start Soon Austin, TX

Hello everyone I am new to this site I have read a...

Hello everyone I am new to this site I have read a lot of breast reduction stories can anyone give any tips on what to expect for my first appt with the doctor I am so ready to have this done I think my breast are 40ddd not to sure cause I can wear some 38ddd bras as well my breast are heavy & my back hurts a lot I am 5ft 2in so I am short holding all this weight ugh..

Consultation

I had my first Consulation on the 28th of this month it went very good a lot of information from the doctor now just the waiting game to get approved through my insurance company...

My Breast

Insurance ???

How does an insurance company takes to approve you for breast reduction surgery my doctor sent everything over to the insurance company Friday I praying everything works out I really want this breast reduction surgery...

I am Approved My Surgery

So today I call my insurance company and they told me I was approved for my surgery yes I am so happy I sent my doctors nurse an email letting them know I was approved by insurance company I am so happy... I want to have my surgery in Oct.. That will be best for..

My Breast

My big breast in a shirt

Pictures

My Breast

Fax Number Mix Up

So my insurance company has a different fax number then my doctors offices has I call my breast reduction nurse and told her why they have not got a fax from my insurance company so now just waiting on the nurse to call my insurance company to get the fax number right what a day I am ready to start my journey next month...

Surgery Date

I have my surgery date as of today my breast reduction surgery is set for October the 1st I am so excited and nervous and it just really hit me that i will have smaller breast in a week and a few days.. I go Thursday day for my pre op appt can't wait..

Surgery push back

Well my breast reduction surgery date is pushed back until 10-15-2014 ugh so ready to get this over with...

Its Getting Closer

In a few weeks i will have much smaller breast..
Brent Michael Egeland, MD Plastic Surgery

5 out of 5 stars Overall rating
5 out of 5 stars Answered my questions
5 out of 5 stars Time spent with me
5 out of 5 stars Phone or email responsiveness
5 out of 5 stars Staff professionalism & courtesy
5 out of 5 stars Payment process
4 out of 5 stars Wait times
Was this review helpful? 1 other found this helpful

Comments (15)

Sort by

So sorry that your surgery was pushed back! I have had to reschedule mine and wait an extra month also. Waiting is very hard! I'm now scheduled for 10/14/14. Good luck to you!!
  • Reply
Make sure to take Your Measurements BEFORE YOUR SURGERY ! Then THAT WAY .......... You can compare the Inches AFTERWARDS !
  • Reply
I know you are ready! You will be so much happier afterwards!
  • Reply
Thanks
  • Reply
Yay...good news!
  • Reply
Thanks Everyone @ Allielee88 I have amerigroup insurance and it took them about a week in half to approve me so good luck i was worried about my insurance as well just pray on it..
  • Reply
Hey there! I'm also in Austin looking to get going with a breast reduction soon. Would you mind telling me which insurance you have? I have BCBS of TX and I haven't yet heard of anyone being successfully approved on that insurance... Good luck!
  • Reply
Congrats!
  • Reply
congratulations, get well prepared and have realistic expectations and this will be such a happy experience
  • Reply
Thanks I am so happy...
  • Reply
Hi! I went through the insurance process twice. Both times took about a month for the denial or approval. my first insurance, BC/BS of TX, denied it flat-out. I didn't fight it because we moved within about 6 months after (out of state/change of insurance). Current insurance is PHCS and they approved it in about 3 weeks (ish). Good luck!!
  • Reply
@Peediewife I am a 40DDD I know I look bigger lol but yes I really want to have a breast reduction so it's just the waiting game of my insurance to approve me...
  • Reply
hi, you look like a G to H cup and will really benefit from this surgery, i hope you get approved soon
  • Reply
Have you had your consultation yet?
  • Reply
I go for my consultation on the 28th of this month..
  • Reply