Location: Pleasanton, CA
Member since 5/12/2014


  • 20 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 3 questions

Reviews by BJ333

Fit at 50, Tummy Tuck - San Ramon, CA

I workout regularly and could not get rid of my tummy. I felt a TT would just give me that final bit of fitness I lacked. I had a TT four months ago and couldn't be more pleased. I had it four months ago and so thrilled with the results. I have already noticed the amazing difference in... READ MORE

Questions from BJ333

6 weeks post Tummy Tuck. Swelling on the sides/dog ears on each side, will it even out?

The scar is bit higher on one side, will it even out as I recover ? I feel like I need help in understanding the recovery process. I am wondering if the dog ears might go away... READ MORE

I am 8 weeks post op and am pleased with my results except for dog ears and fullness on hips. Will these issues subside?

I had my tummy tuck in March. Very happy with the results except noticing the dog ears on both sides and depressed when I look at them protrude. Also, a little fullness in the... READ MORE

Dog ear revision - still loose skin and seems to hang on sides. I'm not sure if I should accept this or what to do?

I had TT in March. Noticed dog ears. Got revision3 weeks ago. stitches have not dissolved and notice the skin is still loose on sides and flaps over a tad. I'm not sure if I... READ MORE

Recent comments from BJ333

I hear you. I would just be patient, wait one year then if you aren't happy, approach your PS or go to another for a 2nd opinion. I have a similar issue where I do feel a bit like after a certain time, they are at their limit with... READ COMMENT

5 weeks is so early. Do you ever say 5 weeks and then realize how short of a time that is? I am 9 weeks and still have plenty of time to go. I think we all have to go with the process and allow 6 months to go by and then if you... READ COMMENT

Do you wear your compression garment? I would recommend that. Also, maybe arnica for the swelling-fullness. Drink a lot of water too. Limit salt. Time is the answer to all of this. I have been the same, disappointed and impatient... READ COMMENT

Isn't it crazy? I mean, so many people say how wonderful it is and would do it again in a heartbeat. Not sure I would. :) READ COMMENT

Can you tell me about the revision of dog ears? I am 8 weeks PO and have them on each side. I'm so beside myself. I feel like my surgeon made a mistake, just not sure how to accept this. READ COMMENT