Location: Washington, DC
Member since 2/24/2014


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  • 1 review
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Reviews by PCNwosu

Sweetsmyl3 Who Needs to Lose Major Weight - Tijuana, Mexico

I have been dieting for 30+ years and would like some help in accomplishing some major weight loss. I will be 57 year old this year and need to do something soon with this weight because my blood pressure is high, my knees are in bad shape and I am physically tired. However, my insurance... READ MORE

Questions from PCNwosu

I am a 57 yo female suffering from obesity. Why is my insurance company (BCBS) giving me such a hassle to do surgery? (photo)

I have been on so many diets to have lost 30 or 35 lbs and gain 40 or 50 back. My insurance company is giving me such a run around it is driving me crazy. I would like to have... READ MORE

Recent comments from PCNwosu

Good luck Newjourney88. You are making the right move toward a better you. I had my surgery 5/13/14. That was the best thing I could have done for myself. I weight 287.5 the day of the surgery. My highest weight was 299. I almost... READ COMMENT

OMG you have had a rough go at it. But if it is worth it in the long run - good for you! I had my surgery 5/13/14. So far I have no regrets. The weight is coming off slowly but I think that is a good thing. I did not have much... READ COMMENT

Incredible story. Thank you for sharing. You should be proud of yourself. You have overcome so many obstacles in your life. I could not image losing not one of my parents but both. Somehow I believe you will make it and have a... READ COMMENT

Yes, my insurance company said it this particular surgery is not covered under our company's contract. I suppose we do not enough employees under this insurance plan for them to cover this surgery. But yes my BMI is very high 49 so... READ COMMENT

Hello Dr. Pleatman, I will contact you offline. Thank you for your response. READ COMMENT