Member since 6/16/2013


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Reviews by butterfly70

Life Change: Sleeve Gastrectomy 9.2013 - 89 lbs. lost

Post-Op: 254 lbs. 5'7.5" 43 years old female I decided to have the Sleeve Gastrectomy in February of 2013, after attending an information seminar on Bariatric Surgery. I didn't even know the Sleeve was an option. I didn't want the Bypass and figured I'd have to have the Lap Band even though I... READ MORE

Recent comments from butterfly70

Thank you! I hope your appointments this week go well. The psych evaluation was really easy! READ COMMENT

Hi! I think you'll be happy with Dr. Ramanathan. My experience with him was very positive but in the end you will spend the majority of your appointments with the other staff-- who were all women and all attentive and helpful. I never... READ COMMENT

I feel most of my issues are emotional and I always turn to food to make me feel better BUT I'm not able to do that anymore since having the sleeve. I rarely want junk food and I can't over eat -- a great combo for weight loss! Plus... READ COMMENT

Thanks. You look awesome too! How are you feeling? Has everything settled down now? READ COMMENT

You're welcome. I started the sleeve with a seminar too. In fact, that's where I learned about it being an option. I had no idea. It's a good place to start. Take your time with it and keep in touch! READ COMMENT