Elephantlady

Location: San Antonio, TX
Member since 7/24/2013

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  • 90 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 discussion
  • 87 comments
  • 1 question

Reviews by Elephantlady

38+ Year Old Implants Gone - Dallas, TX

Had a good life of wonderfully implanted silicones above the muscle. Was JUST told by family physician that an MRI showed multiple ruptures and that implants needed removing. ( PS later confirmed that ruptures were only about 5 years old.) Being 69, there was no doubt that if implants showed... READ MORE

Questions from Elephantlady

Plastic Surgeon Vs Breast Surgeon for Explantation?

GP has recommended a breast specialist who seems to specialize in breast cancer. I am just having removal and no replacements nor lift at time of surgery. Is this surgery one... READ MORE

Discussions started by Elephantlady

Re: plastic surgeon or breast surgeon for explanation

Wondering if everyone out there has had a plastic surgeon do their explanation or if a breast surgeon who deals mainly with mastectomies would be as good doing the removal.... READ MORE

Recent comments from Elephantlady

Magic doesn't occur to everyone. I am still waiting and it has been 31/2 months READ COMMENT

Thanks for asking. I am doing okay--was tired and achy if overdid the first three weeks or so. Have a five week ck up tomorrow. Not much breast tissue so girls Are a bit sad--but I am glad to be implant and chemical free. READ COMMENT

Have a page written up about surgery etc READ COMMENT

Just had Dr. Hubbard for explant surgery. Had my implants for 38+ really great years and now 2 weeks post op. I too am VERY pleased with Dr and the staff-- he is top notch! Enjoy your "new" look-- the very best to you. READ COMMENT

This flow of conversation is just what I seemed to need at the moment. Two weeks post op and having a lot of emotion. Had implants for quite a while-- 38 years! Agree that there will most likely be dents where implants were. More... READ COMMENT