Location: houston
Member since 7/18/2013


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Reviews by emily77

Tummy Tuck, Muscle Repair, Lipo - Houston, TX

I have gone up and down with my weight for many years. I decided a year and a half ago to get in shape. I lost 60 lbs and still going. My stomach has not improved much and is bothersome in many ways. I'm 36 with two kiddos, the youngest is 4. I'm very scared for my procedure but also ready for... READ MORE

Questions from emily77

Tummy Tuck W Lipo/Factor V Okay?

I have Factor V, no history of blood clots, no problems w c section, been cleared by my hematologist. Two PS I consulted with are familiar/comfortable w the surgery, have... READ MORE

Do You Wear the Compression Garment Directly After Surgery?

I was just trying to picture how the drains and compression garment work together. I'm assuming the drains are right below the garment. My PS said he has patients where the... READ MORE

Discussions started by emily77

I went on three consults for a tummy tuck in the Houston area. I'm debating betwenn Dr. straka and Dr. Lyos. Both great doctors.

Does anyone have any input on either doctor? Thanks so much. I've done plenty of research but want to hear fom yall :) READ MORE

Recent comments from emily77

Yes, feeling the same :( READ COMMENT

I don't have much swelling below my bb but on the sides and on top of it. My upper abs swell hard easily. My bb is still an outie and my PS is doing a revision on the fall. I remember reading the bb area is the lady to heal. Hopefully a... READ COMMENT

So happy to see you're doing great! Congrats on the weight loss. That's sooo good. I'm still the same but need to change my diet even more since my excersize is minimal. That frustrates me that its taking longer to get back into it.... READ COMMENT

Thank you Kaitlyn. I worry sometimes but remind myself that its part of the process. I'm mainly swollen around my bb area and above. And... It's not squishy but very hard and kind of uncomfortable. It will pass. I tried running tonight... READ COMMENT

Sherie28 and jennay1974, thank you! I'm guessing our bodies are just healing. I do need to eat better and be more diligent w my excersize! READ COMMENT