Location: Houston, TX
Member since 7/15/2014


  • 38 total posts
  • 3 reviews
  • 3 questions

Reviews by Motowngirl57

Don't Waste Your Time or Money - Spring, Texas

Had upper and lower abdomen and upper arms, very little impact for the cost. I would have been better to just spend a couple of thousand more and just had a lipo. And by the way, this is not painless, it hurts when you are getting done to some degree and after as well. I have a high pain... READ MORE

Nearly 60 and the Belly Fat Needs to Go - Houston, TX

So last year I did Cool Sculpting with little obvious results. Having said that I have a pretty good amount of belly fat and maybe the loss just wasn't obvious. I'm not a great candidate for lipo because of some health issues so I decided to give Vanquish a try. So my thoughts after two... READ MORE

57 Years Young and Don't Want to Go Through the Rest of Life with an Old Lady Stomach. Houston, TX

Lost 70 pounds and kept it off for four years but the lower abdominal roll just won't go away and now I have a huge bulge above the belly button which is a muscle separation I'm told. Consulted with Dr Basu in Houston and he just gave me such confidence that I could do this and get a great... READ MORE

Questions from Motowngirl57

Would insurance pay for any of a Tummy Tuck if I have diastasis and a small umbilical hernia?

I weighed 270 a few years ago, was pretty heavy for years and have stayed now at 210 for 3 years. I'm considering a tummy tuck. Will insurance cover any of the cost since I... READ MORE

Can i still have liposuction or TT if I have a Caprini score of 11?

I have Leiden Factor V and had 3 DVT's over 25 years and a PE BEFORE I knew I had Leiden. Since then I've had several surgeries for non-elective reasons and had no issues. I... READ MORE

Recent comments from Motowngirl57

Just had a TT on Jan 29th and within a week had an open wound. Now about the size of a baseball I'm going a wound vac which is not covered by my insurance since it's a complication of a "non covered" procedure. The Wound vac is going... READ COMMENT

Extended tummy tuck with hernia repair and a mons lift READ COMMENT

Good for you, I'm scheduled for Jan 29th and I also have a large hernia above my belly button. did you get mesh? READ COMMENT

Just take it slow and recognize that real results take time. Eat small frequent meals, that will help with the heartburn. Take your meds on a regular schedule and keep us posted! Your going to look great. READ COMMENT

Did you rent the vena pro or did you have to buy it? READ COMMENT