siouxmac

Location: Rhode Island
Member since 7/27/2008

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  • 12 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 discussion
  • 8 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

Just trying to show some equanimity, but I agree with you 100%! As for suing him, I went to a lawyer back when this happened and was told that medical malpractice suits are nearly impossible to win, particularly when they involve... READ COMMENT

I would also like to add that I would LOVE to watch Dr. Michaud read all of these comments, from patients and doctors alike, confirming what I already knew. It would be immensely interesting to me to listen to him explain himself in... READ COMMENT

Hi, Ariea - see my reply below. I'm not sure why it ended up down there! READ COMMENT

I will update with more when I can, but his name is Pierre Michaud, Centerville Road, Warwick, RI. I'm sure this was an aberration for him, and he's a nice guy, but he did a wretched job on my TT - he didn't do what I paid for, and... READ COMMENT

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