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Panni Vs TT. Can I Pay the Difference to Get A Full TT Instead? (photo)

I have been approved by my insurance provider for a pannilculectomy-I am wondering if I can get a full tummy tuck and just pay the difference? Is this... READ MORE

Age 37, 6 Babies. Is Panniculectomy an Option?

Im 5'8" 170 lbs and I have had some smart lipo done in the past year. My plastic surgeon says she dont she where I need muscle repair but... READ MORE

Should I get a Panniculus removal as I am trying to lose weight, or wait and get a tummy tuck after I lose the weight? (Photo)

I am a 332 lbs, 5 ft and 40 year old woman whose had 2 c-sections. Having tried to lose weight on my own without success, most of the last year have... READ MORE

What are my best options for skin removal and contouring? (Photo)

I am 5'8", 158 lbs after losing 130 due to g.bypass 2.5 years ago. I know I could benefit from a breast lift & perhaps augmentation, but my real... READ MORE

What is this flap of fat that hangs covering my privates? Can it be fixed and if it can be, how much does it cost? (Photo)

I have had it for as long as I can remember and i'm not sure as to what it is, I have seen something about it on T.V, and they said something about an... READ MORE

I can't get muscle tightening during panniculectomy. What options do I have to improve my physical appearance afterward? (Photo)

I am having a panniculectomy done (at no cost to me) through an army general surgeon due to the medical issues that the excess skin has caused me... READ MORE

Where to go from here? 36 year old mother of 3, 4 abdominal surgeries (3 C sections, Spleen and Gall Bladder removed) (Photo)

Over the last 2.5 years I have lost 85 pounds through diet and exercise. I am now around 215 lbs, size 14/16 and a large top. I am active and exercise... READ MORE

Panniculectomy or Tummy Tuck?

I am a mother of 4 children and exercise at least 3-5 days a week. I am not to keen on the idea of having muscle tightening completed but more of a... READ MORE

Would I be happy with a Panniculectomy or would a full tummy tuck with abdominal plication be best? (Photo)

I'm a 30 year old athlete who has never had children and am in excellent physical condition with great muscle tone. I have lost 30% body fat over the... READ MORE

Wound repair surgery - expectations?

July - reast Reduction Sept - Panniculectomy with Extended Muscle Repair Oct - Wound Repair My 't' began to close as expected, then opened and after 4... READ MORE

Insurance approved me for a panniculectomy, can I pay out of pocket for a tummy tuck?

I lost 120 pounds. I had central obesity so the majority of my weight was in my stomach, and I have a very large pannus that is causing skin issues.... READ MORE

What can be done at this stage?

I had a panniculectomy on July 31, 2 weeks later I ended up with an open wound. I was rather deep and tunneled in a couple of places. At first the... READ MORE

Bad odor after having penniculectomy. Does this mean it's infected? What should I do?

Its been 6 months after pennicletmy surgery everything was fine. I start smelling bad odor and come to find out its coming from my new belly button. I... READ MORE

Is a panniculectomy an realistic option for me?

I am 27, 5'6" and currently weigh 277. I have been working on losing my excess weight for 8 years. However everything I lose, I regain on my torso,... READ MORE

My exercise is swimming. How soon can I return to the pool?

Is it dependent on the wound healing? Or are there other factors to consider? READ MORE

Is it possible that I may qualify for a Panniculectomy?

I am 62, 5'2", 230 pounds. I have Aetna(MI Medicaid/Medicare.) I've had severe back pain and rashes for years. I have severe RA which is making it... READ MORE

I Had Gastric Bypass 2007 and Have Kept my Weight off over 4 Years Now. Would Like Other Surgeries?

I need a breast reduction and a panniculectomy. I lost over 128 lbs right away and carring about 25-35 lbs excess. The problem is my ins company has... READ MORE

How do I reduce edema from my feet after a panniculectomy? (Photo)

I for a panniculectomy done July 13th 2015. I have edema in my feet. I'm not over weight. I'm 5'8" and weight 178 . I lost 105lbs naturally before my... READ MORE

Is there anything to put on a healing scar for itching? (Photo)

I recently had a panniculectomy done 2 weeks ago and it's starting to peel but it itches a lot. I still have a couple of days before I go see my PS... READ MORE

Consult for panniculectomy?

Fought my weight & very low hanging apron for years, lost 140, now I'm 385 & have a lge painful lump. Suffer continually with hard to heal sores,... READ MORE

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