Robin Texasmom

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Location: Rockwall, TX
Member since 8/1/2013

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  • 233 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 discussion
  • 229 comments
  • 1 question

Reviews by Robin Texasmom

Hernia Repair with Tummy Tuck - Plano, TX

I'm 48 years old and 5'1" tall. I've had 3 children, my first two at ages 19 and 21. I had my last child at age 38. I've been overweight all of my adult life. In 2011 I had the Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy (VSG). My highest weight was 236. I've maintained in the 160's for the past year. ... READ MORE

VSG Gave Me a New Life - Plano, TX

I had the VSG on 7-11-11 with Dr. Nick Nicholson in Plano, Texas. He and his staff are wonderful. I'm 48 yrs old and 5'1. My highest weight was 236. On day of surgery I was 212 lbs. I've went from a 3x/20-22 to a 10/12 or M/L top. I'm a slow loser and I'm ok with that. I changed the... READ MORE

Questions from Robin Texasmom

Seroma or something else going on? (photo)

I'm 28 days PO from tummy tuck with hernia repair. I had this seroma or bump area come up at about day 7 on my right side below belly button, It has it's not going down. My... READ MORE

Discussions started by Robin Texasmom

Bio Oil ?

What is the purpose of using Bio Oil on your scars?  And how soon did you start using it?  Does it work well?  Any info you can give I would appreciate it. READ MORE

Recent comments from Robin Texasmom

Thank you so much. READ COMMENT

Thank you Allie. READ COMMENT

Thank you. :-) READ COMMENT

Thank you. He didn't use the plastic mesh, he used bio mesh. Which is human dermas. No problems at all with it. I was scared of the old mesh you hear so many stories about having to be removed. Good luck. READ COMMENT

I don't know the actual cost of the tummy tuck since my hernia surgery was done with my tummy tuck. Yes I paid much less than if you were to just have the tummy tuck alone without insurance coverage. But I don't know how much it would... READ COMMENT