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


  • 138 total posts
  • 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

This has been my first chance to look at your actual profile. 32! that is awesome! Remember, be kind to yourself and take it easy. Thanks for all your support too! READ COMMENT

Mana..they didn't post! I will have to wait til tomorrow to try and transfer them to my computer READ COMMENT

I was told it was only 18.5 lbs removed during surgery. That kind of surprised me as it was estimated at 20 or more. Still....i went in at a weight of 335 and I was last weighed 2 days ago at 316. I am still extremely swollen,... READ COMMENT