Location: Midwest, USA
Member since 1/8/2013


  • 175 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 3 questions

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

Breast Lift, No Implants, No Vertical Scar - Sugarland, TX

I am scheduled to have a Breast Lift without implants by Dr Horndeski Feb 26, 2015. I went back and forth about actually having something done, timing (in terms of waiting a few more years until my boobs are actually near my belly button..ha) etc, and ultimately decided that I'm not getting any... 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

Is all silicone for scar treatment equal?

I'm scheduled for breast lift early this year. I see that many use silicone sheets to help with scar modeling in the post operative period. Any thoughts on using silicone... READ MORE

Recent comments from silverchica

Probably a great subject for one to continue in a forum where one can discuss it ad nauseum instead of someone else's personal journey. I also encourage you to do a silimar comparison with other physicians you may be considering, and... READ COMMENT

Good luck! I think you will be happy with your decision in the end, especially if you've carefully weighed what you want to do. This is a very personal decision, and in the end, you are the one who is in control. Good luck travelbugg!! READ COMMENT

Thanks AJ. After all...everyone on here is having or thinking about having a procedure. We're all nervous and apprehensive about the process, no matter what our background, we're all made of the same raw materials. READ COMMENT

My comment keeps getting posted in the wrong section. Realself...get a comment lift! Ha READ COMMENT

AJ, Please see my comment above. I was replying on my phone, and the reply boxes are few and far between. I always do my homework. God knows I've seen my share of wacky MD's since I've been in practice. I can call 20 MD's in a day and... READ COMMENT