siouxmac

Location: Rhode Island
Member since 7/27/2008

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  • 8 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 discussion
  • 4 comments
  • 2 questions

Reviews by siouxmac

Starting to Feel Nervous About Results...

I had abdominoplasty, breast lift, and breast augmentation surgery about two months ago, and although I'm basically happy with the lift/augmentation, I am getting more nervous and upset as each day passes when it comes to the tummy tuck. First of all, my surgeon completely downplayed the... READ MORE

Questions from siouxmac

Does the Patient Have to Pay for Tummy Tuck Revision Cost?

When a plastic surgery (abdominoplasty) revision is necessary, does the patient have to pay? I paid for a full Tummy Tuck, but the result I have been left with is pretty... READ MORE

Loose and Saggy Upper Abdomen After Tummy Tuck

I had a full Tummy Tuck 6 months ago. After the procedure, my surgeon told me that since my belly button was 'high' to begin with, he was able to leave it intact after the... READ MORE

Discussions started by siouxmac

RE: Loose and saggy upper abdomen after tummy tuck

I had a full Tummy Tuck 6 months ago. After the procedure, my surgeon told me that since my belly button was 'high' to begin with, he was able to leave it intact after the... READ MORE

Recent comments from siouxmac

Thank you all so much for your various comments - your insights have been invaluable to me. I ultimately went for both a second opinion and a legal consultation. My PS maintains that he tightened my abdominal muscles all the way... READ COMMENT

Hello again! Mother of 5 - I love your 'be as firm as your desired abs' advice! Thanks for your comments. Dr. Shah - I believe my PS DID 'float' my belly button down without cutting around it. He was able to do that because... READ COMMENT

To the various physicians who were kind enough to respond to my original posting, thank you very much! I'm afraid in my attempt to keep my question as brief as possible, I may not have been as clear as I could have been about the... READ COMMENT

Hi, Libraldy and aphreal - thanks so much for your comments and support! Libraldy, no I did not get lipo on my stomach, and yes, I wore a compression garment even beyond the timeframe my PS recommended. More and more, I believe that... READ COMMENT