Location: Spring Valley, WI
Member since 5/7/2014


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  • 2 reviews
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Reviews by nativeprincess35

Panniculectomy & Hernia repair....46 yr old

I had gastric bypass back in 2000. I have maintained a 150+ lb weight loss and now need hernia repair and a panniculectomy. Been having issues with my pannus since a hysterectomy in 2012 leaving me unable to get much physical activity in. I have platued at my current weight for over a year... READ MORE

Vertical Banded Gastroplasty - Minneapolis, MN

The decision to have surgery was after years of being over 500 lbs. My health was starting to deteriorate too much and I had no real quality of life left. My surgery seemed to have gone very easy and recovery was a lot easier than I expected. I have lost 150+ lbs and maintained the loss... READ MORE

Questions from nativeprincess35

Where are the incisions when having strictly a Panniculectomy done? No other body contouring.

Highest wt 500+ lbs and I have plateaued at have an incisional hernia below belly button. A hysterectomy in '12 has left my pannus more cumbersome and painful,... READ MORE

Recent comments from nativeprincess35

Thank You so very much. How are you doing? READ COMMENT

Very grateful to be home and on my last leg of this journey. I am so much more relaxed and my bed is so much more comfortable. I don't have much pain anymore from the wound...but a lot muscle spasms and pain from what I can only... READ COMMENT

Hope you are doing better now. READ COMMENT

$250,000 is still a lot of money! I don't understand why they wouldn't persue it. If nothing else a lawyer could send a demand letter and see what kind of response you get. I hope you are doing better. Keep us updated on the... READ COMMENT

Because my initial incision got so infected and had pockets of puss and areas that had to be cleaned out...they opened the incision back up in surgery. They cleaned it all out then pacaked the new opening with this foam stuff and layer... READ COMMENT