Hernia Repair + Panniculectomy

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Is it necessary to have a Woundvac 4 weeks post Panniculectomy/Hernia Repair? (photos)

Please Help! (Photos w/scab & after PS cut off scab) I'm 46yo & have MS. My PS took drains out 1wk, cut off scab 3wks, & now @4wks wants to do wound... READ MORE

I had a hernia in my belly button repaired and a panniculectomy done on March 31st. Do I look like I need a revision done ?

Do I look like I need a revision done ? Can I have my mons and the rest of my extra skin off and my belly button repaired too ? READ MORE

Is panniculectomy with muscle repair similar to a tummy tuck?

I am schedule to have surgery which includes a pannicluectomy, hernia repair and muscle repair (diastis recti repair). I am just wondering is the end... READ MORE

Does anyone have experience with an umbilical hernia repair + panni surgery? Its outcomes? My insurance covers the procedure.

My internist is fairly certain I have an umbilical hernia that I need repaired. I also have a pannus I'd like removed that has had recurring fungal... READ MORE

What type of doctor will do a ventral hernia repair along with a panniculectomy? (photos)

I've had weight loss surgery and have lost 100 pounds. I have a big overhanging apron. I still have about 60 more pounds to lose, but the overhang is... READ MORE

Is vomiting normal 3 days out of surgery?

Panniculectomy took place Wednesday evening along with a hernia repair. Last ate Friday morning, a very light breakfast. My wife had an abdominoplasty... READ MORE

What is involved with umbilical hernia repair/panniculectomy? (Photo)

I'm 52 with three kids and a huge midsection. My internist says I have a hernia. I've also had a panniculus since my 50-pound weight gain with my... READ MORE

Best way to manage two procedures - I have an incisional hernia and diastasis recti.

My surgeon will repair both (because insurance will cover it this way.) However, he told me his diastasis recti repair won't give the same results as... READ MORE

Seromas 4 Months After Surgery?

Hi, I had a combined surgery in February, consisting of a fleur de lis panniculolectomy and 3 hernias being repaired by open incision. The last couple... READ MORE

I Had a Ventral Hernia Repair with Panniculectomy 4 Weeks Ago. I Am Extremely Bloated and Have Black Tarry Stools Constipation?

I have taken Colace since day 1 post op and last 3 days Phillips laxative with very little relief. I got Dulcolax today and took 2 at 4pm so far... READ MORE

Panniculectomy and abdominalplasty done in Dec 2012, still constant pain, wearing surgical binders-when does the pain stop?

Constant pain; wearing 2 to 3 surgical binders to stop pain and swelling! Hernia repair in November 2014, have had reoccurring infection in belly... READ MORE

How should a panniculectomy/hernia repair be submitted as a medical necessity and approved by insurance?

I have a upper abdominal hernia that is quite large in size and protrudes outward and causes problems and an umbilical hernia which recedes inward. I... READ MORE

2 weeks ago the section opened up. New spot this week. Stitches are coming out that are meant be dissolvable. Normal? (Photo)

I had a panulectimy and hernia repair 4 weeks ago. I had spot open up 2 weeks ago. And now a new spot 2 inches away from the orginal. When it already... READ MORE

Hernia repairs + Post-Bypass Panniculectomy

I had gastric bypass 2 years ago. I have an umbilical hernia that needs repair plus I'd like a panniculectomy. I do not have the money for any extra... READ MORE

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