Pretty sad - Aventura, FL

Well here is a little background of me. Im 20...

Well here is a little background of me. Im 20 something. I have had two breast augs. The fist one was a botched surgery and the next was a revision to correct what was left. So because of my previous bad experience, I have thoroughly researched MANY surgeons. I have come to the conclusion that Dr. Salama is the right choice for me. I'm wanting a sexy feminine silhouette & every time he delivers from the results and reviews of others I have seen.

I personally, love reading everyone stories about their journey through their surgery. So I am posting this for myself, and now maybe hopefully help others as well. I will be looking at others stories to try and make a list of items I will be possibly needing. Hopefully this helps as well.

Stats currently: Height 5'5 Weight 145lbs.Will post before pictures soon.

Surgery = Quoted price thus far $7799.00(BBL w/Lipo of abdomen, flanks, lower & upper back)
Hotel = $ (___/ 8nights?)
Flight = $
Labwork = $ (Office visit/Lab work/Chest x-ray?)

Clindamycin (Anti-Biotic)
Percocet (Pain Killer)
Phenergan (Nausea)
Colace (Stool Softner)
Vitamin C (1000mg)
Iron (300mg)
Kelo-cote Scar Reduction Gel
Bed Underpads

Food ($__)
Extra massages ($__)

Sports Bra
Tight tanks/waist clincher
Compression socks

Okay sorry I haven't posted in a while ladies!...

Okay sorry I haven't posted in a while ladies! Obviously as we all know Salama sx bookings can be a long wait! & well, I want this alot sooner than what he can provide. I'm still keeping Dr. Salama in mind, but just looking for more options. So with that said, I have been contemplating with the idea of going with: Dr.Afifi, Dr.Jimerson, Dr.Mendieta or (my top choice,just wish there was more reviews of him on here) Dr.Tachmes.

Sorry I forgot Dr.Pazmino lol UGH, so many...

Sorry I forgot Dr.Pazmino lol

UGH, so many options.!!!!!

Okay so I've narrowed my choices down (: I'm...

Okay so I've narrowed my choices down (: I'm excited! Just waiting for consult dates! I'll be posting pictures soon!

Okay so this girl finally made up her mind. Dr...

Okay so this girl finally made up her mind. Dr.Rami (: on March 6th!! Ek! So excited!

Btw, Nacy at his office is an obsolute SWEETHEART!!!! (: Shes so nice and caring!

My sx date is march 6th with dr. Rami g. My mother...

My sx date is march 6th with dr. Rami g. My mother just passed and i will not be able to follow through with my sx plans. If anyone wants the date please message me. Thank you..

I'm not one to vent and share all my business...

I'm not one to vent and share all my business online like this but I'm truly taken back and very upset by the way the staff at Elite Plastic Surgery has handled my situation. When I canceled my surgery date I talked with Nancy and everything was fine. I was very upset about everything happening in my personal life and she was vey comforting. I had payed a deposit and asked if there was any way I could get it back since I obviously wasn't planning for everything to happen like this. I'm taking on all the bills and funeral arrangements that my mom never put anything aside for. Nacy said the decision of gettig my deposit back, would be up to Rueben. So my request was forwarded to him, and this is where I'm at now. Months have passed and I haven't heard a single peep back from any of the staff at Elite Plastics. Looking back Its really sad how these were the people I trusted getting my surgery with. People that I'm not even worth their time anymore. I would completely understand if I had changed surgeons or something and wanted my deposit back but this was something completely out of my hands and all I asked for was help.
Miami Plastic Surgeon

1 out of 5 stars Overall rating
1 out of 5 stars Doctor's bedside manner
1 out of 5 stars Answered my questions
1 out of 5 stars After care follow-up
1 out of 5 stars Time spent with me
1 out of 5 stars Phone or email responsiveness
1 out of 5 stars Staff professionalism & courtesy
1 out of 5 stars Payment process
1 out of 5 stars Wait times
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im so sorry!!......
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and very truly sorry about your mom. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family.
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I agree with everyone, send letter in writing to confirm if he says yes. In case u need it later..
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Well before thinking anything bad first check for urself w him I know how u might b feeling it sucks receive a big hug from me (((((((())))))) yes try talking to him if he don't give u ur money back in this situation then that's not nice at all ... ♡♡
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Try emailing Ruben directly. He's usually very responsive. Wishing you the best *hugs*
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i'm sending you an abundance of prayers and support if there is anything I can ever do, please inbox god bless you sis
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I'm sorry to hear about your mother and also the experience you had with the office. I agree with lillatinabigbooty, try to see if you can talk to ruben directly and see what he can do for you, GL hun
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Im sooo sorry for your loss
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I'm sorry for the loss of your mom. Nancy and Cynthia ( whom are both very nice) are mainly sale reps, they are there to convince you & walk u through the surgery steps . After its done they are busy working with new/potential clients. That's just their job. But we are all human and I think that a loss so grand is the exception to the no refund rule, clearly we are all just a number but I do think they have hearts & do care about customer service so just call Reuben and explain to him your situation & I'm sure he will understand. God Bless
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Im so Sorry to hear that.
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Good luck
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Thank you
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Team rami!!! Also! But haven't book soo sad :(
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So glad to hear u picked Ghurani :) idk if u got my other responses. Can u let me kno?
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Hey I finally booked
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Hey girls, I'm march 13 Dr.Ghurani..yaayyy:-))
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Congrats!!! (: maybe we will run into eachother! Goodluck!!!
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Hey beyamuher I'm March 13also ghurani do u know who else is?
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AH.!! (: I know right?? Getting excited just thinking about it
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@Kirsty Thank you for the welcomes.! It's so nice to be apart of such a great community.! (: I'm in the mist of getting everything together & hopefully scheduling soon.!

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Hi there, welcome and thanks for sharing your journey with us. Have you set a date for surgery yet?

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Welcome to the BBL club..
be sure to include you pre and post measurements. We look forward to sharing your journey with you..
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@ The Brickhouse Diaries Thank you for the welcome.! (: I will get my measurements & pre pictures up soon.!
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Hey girl, welcome to the BBL sisterhood congrats on everything starting your journey and good luck with that keep us posted. This is only the beginning.
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