I live in a different state than Dr Boute and so the consult was done via phone with her husband and assistant and I discussed my expectations and they gave me the final good to go. I received lipo to my upper and lower abdomen, flanks, lower back and bra area.
I am almost two weeks post op and just starting to be able to move around again.
My experience is liposuction hurts ungodly and it only needs to be done as a last resort to exercise. This surgery went well with the exception I did wake up at some point during it a remember telling them to stop because it hurt and remember opening my eyes however they were covered and my hands were tied down so I could not move. I remember hearing my doctor say they were almost finished but boy it did hurt. I eventually went back to sleep and woke up to get my clothing and shoes on.
I opted to have the twilight drug and have had it before but don't remember ever waking up like I did this specific time.
After the surgery my nurse discharged me to my husband and my journey began