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


  • 12 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 question

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

I agree with you whole heartedly. I have has some friends that said the same thing. I think because I am starting to make them uncomfortable by looking much better than I have had in many years! My advice is to keep doing what you... READ COMMENT

I had the VSG in May. That was the best thing I could have done for myself. I am down 72lbs and feel absolutely wonderful. Don't know how much you weigh but if you are morbidly obese like I was you will be doing yourself a great thing... READ COMMENT

Hi Cmangio/1 - No I had the total VS and it was not in Mexico but Bloomfield Hills, MI and the cost was $11,200. For some reason I could not change my post for when I was searching for a doctor. I love Dr. Pleatman. I am four months... READ COMMENT

Hi Happy with Smaller, I live in the District of Columbia area so I stayed in a hotel nearby the hospital and Dr. Pleatman's office. My sister and daughter were with me. I flew to Michigan two days before my surgery and stayed there... READ COMMENT

I will take a pic of me and find one before I lost 47lbs. If you don't live too far from Bloomfield Hills, MI, you may want to check Dr. Pleatman out. He is great. And his price for the surgery could save you some money ($11,200). READ COMMENT