Matea2

Location: Ogden, UT
Member since 6/18/2014

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  • 1,033 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1,029 comments
  • 3 questions

Reviews by Matea2

Got me a new body!! Who cares how old I am right?

Since I found out my husband is okay with this (I never thought he would be), all I can think about is when I can get rid of the tummy skin that has held me back for years. My highest weight was 270 lbs, that was at the end of a pregnancy with a 10 lb, 11 oz baby. He was my third C-section. ... READ MORE

Questions from Matea2

Compression stockings after tummy tuck, knee-high, what gradient is best?

At my preop, I was advised to get Jobst knee-high compression stockings 10-20 mmHg. These are almost impossible to find. Would 15-20 mmHg be ok? How long are these to be worn... READ MORE

Muscle spasms after over 4 months postop extended TT with MR. Is this normal at this stage?

I had a tummy tuck over 4 months ago with muscle repair. Since then, I have had what feels like muscle spasms and twitching on my right side. If I place a hand below my ribs,... READ MORE

Recent comments from Matea2

Hence the therapy appointment. Thank you Miracle. Did you update yet? Happy six months! READ COMMENT

Thanks Cindy. I only weigh twice a month now. This stuff goes way back. I was a big kid, bullied for a long time about my size. I'm really ok in general. My life is pretty good. It's a forever journey. This is not where my story ends.... READ COMMENT

I adore Dr Brzowski's staff too. You look fabulous! Congrats! READ COMMENT

Hi, I just posted my 6 months postop photos and I would be consulting with a surgeon if I were in your shoes, especially with open infections still happening. This is not as good as it should get. I hope your surgeon takes good care of... READ COMMENT

Thank you so much. I really appreciate your comment. I feel better now, having opened up. I wish I had therapy before surgery. READ COMMENT