Location: Midwest
Member since 1/8/2013


  • 136 total posts
  • 1 review
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Reviews by silverchica

Extended Abdominoplasty with Lipo: Thrilled with Results!

Oddly, when I was younger, I thought that people who had plastic surgery were crazy and insecure. What a few years bring, no? I am 5'3" and average ~150 lbs. Five years ago I was 200 lbs, and in the Philippines for a wedding with lost luggage. I was forced to go shopping for clothes in a land... READ MORE

Questions from silverchica

Question Regarding Sacral Fat Pad and Low Back Liposuction? (photo)

I am looking forward to an upcoming consultation in 3 weeks for abdominoplasty with liposuction of flanks, possibly low back. I carry extra skin on the front, but I have always... READ MORE

Drainage from Around Functioning Drains: Timing of Removal?

I have three drains which exit though one hole in the mons. On POD3, Drains were draining ~150 cc/24 hrs. Now POD6, I have less than 30 cc/24h/drain, but am soaking lap pads... READ MORE

Recent comments from silverchica

Good luck! Looking back, I remember that it was hard with the extended because the scar well....extended to the back. Hard to bend in either direction. Using the walker for the first few days really did help, and I think increased my... READ COMMENT

Hola! Been absent for awhile, but checking in to see your progress. I too was considering breast lift, but curious how your appt went. Also curious about the Helix. I have an aftermarket Precor elliptical which gathers absolutely no... READ COMMENT

Take your time finding your doc! I actually only interviewed one guy, but I had specific criteria in mind, and did a careful evaluation of his portfolio. I liked my doc's work with similar body types, and knew that he would be able to... READ COMMENT

Thanks! Hope all is well! Cold weather bringing me in to the computer again. High of minus 12 today here. Wind chills -30 to -50F. Good thing I have to work in the ER. *g* READ COMMENT