Location: Louisville Ky
Member since 10/22/2012


  • 4 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 2 questions

Reviews by JeannieM1959

My TT Voyage - Louisville, KY

I've been overweight most my life. I'm 53 and 3 years ago had lap band surgery. I lost 80 lbs. I had 4 children all 9 lb babies. They are all grown now. Health issues have kept me from doing much. I have 12 vertebrae fused in my spine. Recovered from cancer a few years ago with radiation and... READ MORE

Lap Band is a Tool, Not a Cure

First it was a lot of work just to get approved to have lap Band surgery. I have Medicare as my primary and Humana as my 2nd insurance. Medicare will pay part of it if you fit into the guidelines of it being a medical necessary. Humana at that time, I don't know if it has changed, pay nothing... READ MORE

Questions from JeannieM1959

I Had a Tummy Tuck Without Muscle Repair and Now Regret It. Can It Still Be Done Without a Redo of the Whole TT?

My ps told me I didn't really need it, but I learned after I had the tt I should have had it done. I hate my round tummy and don't want to redo the whole thing. I don't mind a... READ MORE

Do You Think I Should Have Muscle Repair if Not Satisfied with Panniculectomy? (photo)

Oct 2012 I had what my ps called a modified tt. However he never felt the split in my tummy from having 4 babies. I told him I was scared of pain and I think now he must have... READ MORE