Busybee in Baltimore

Member since 1/25/2013


  • 49 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 2 discussions

Reviews by Busybee in Baltimore

What a Difference! - Columbia, MD

After having suffered for years with the pain of pendulous breasts - the back pain, the strap grooves worn in my shoulders, the skin problems - I decided to undergo a breast reduction. The surgery was a lot less painful than I had imagined, and recovery was pretty easy. I was back at work in a... READ MORE

Not At All What I Was Expecting; Several Complications; Seeking Revision - Lutherville, MD

Prior to having this surgery, I had tried diet, exercise and shapewear to get rid of my post-baby "jelly belly," which was considerably worse after having my second child. Finally, resigned to my fate, I did extensive research on the procedure and saw six surgeons before selecting Dr. Shermak. ... READ MORE

Discussions started by Busybee in Baltimore

Advice on Complications From Tummy Tuck

Hi, I'm at the six month mark now and having to deal with several problems now as a result of a poor tummy tuck: 1) very hard skin (fat necrosis) right above my pubic area... READ MORE

Terrified about removal of fat necrosis after TT

Did anyone have a fat necrosis after their TT?  How did you get rid of the fat necrosis? I am six months out.  I have done massage several times a day on the area... READ MORE

Recent comments from Busybee in Baltimore

I didn't have any; got a lot of good healing from silicone tape (more than the paper tape). READ COMMENT

I didn't have anything permanent; got a lot of good healing from using silicone tape (more from the paper tape, which I also tried). READ COMMENT

Hi Presurgery, There should be no cream under the tape. It undermines its effectiveness and ability to stick. I was told Vitamin E is bad for scar healing anyway by my PS. Taping is a scar healing technique, so you have to wait... READ COMMENT

I am so glad that you had a better experience with another PS! Definitely agree with your assessment as it was consistent with my bad experience in that office. Please review Dr. Shermak on realself so that others know. When I looked... READ COMMENT

I understand your point. Love this dr. but we did not seem to be on the same page about this. READ COMMENT