Lost my Confidence and I Had to Find a Way to Get It Back - Savannah, GA

So... back to Dr. Pettigrew with Savannah Plastic...

A Quick Word
3:54
So... back to Dr. Pettigrew with Savannah Plastic Surgery. While I was doing my two-month follow up with him I discussed how I was unhappy with my weight gain and was considering lipo. He REALLY!!!! Wanted me to lose weight first and he educated me why. But I wanted it anyway. I was going through issues with my husband. I went from 140lbs to a whopping 174. I had never been a person to think I could NOT do something before. I needed a a push, and I needed the motivation. On top of that, the army doesn't deal with fluffiness very well. So because I was a repeat patient he quoted me for 3500. He lipo'd 5770 ml of fat from my body. And although weight loss was not promised I dropped eight pounds before I even headed back to the gym. Im currently three weeks post-op and already thrilled. I look pretty good now, and I can't imagine what I would look like when I hit "final result" at the four-month mark. Thank you Dr. Pettigrew & Savannah Plastic surgery. My head is high again. My husband and I are separated and knowing his mouth is going to fall open when we do cross paths makes me rather giddy.

Here are the Photos I Meant to Upload

Pics as promised... Mind you I am only 25 days post op, but here is the progress thus far.

My post-up experience in a nutshell....

Discussion about my post-op experience
6:21
Okay so, I discussed:

Day 0: Surgery... don't really remember much
Day 1: OMG... The Pain... (But I dont regret it)... AND I LEAKED EVERYWHERE...

Regaining Range of motion, fighting scar tissue/adhesions and massage therapy...

Backside progress!

Totally forgot to add my backside.... Here you go as promised.

Backside Photo didnt attach..

whoops! my mistake... here you go.

Update!

Update! Very Happy!
3:06
1) Nerve Pain still there, but completely tolerable! I can run without pain!
2) Weight loss with procedure: 10lbs
3) Bruises Still present
4) Countour still changing
5) Booty no longer sits on my lower back
6) back in my old size 8 jeans

4 months Post Op

recap
2:57
nerve pain: pretty much gone
slight bruising still present in the thigh
down ten pounds from surgery, take it easy, prevent injury!
happy with procedure :)

1 Year Post-Op

One year later! Lost a husband and some weight. Not much, just 5 pounds. A lot of ups and downs lately but one thing is for certain: I have been back in the gym!

I really don't like how my lower body doesn't match my upper. I was 174 pounds last year and this morning I weighed in at 159. Still a work in progress, but heavily considering round 2 with Dr. Pettigrew again to shape my outer thigh/hip area, inner thighs, lower abs and back of arms. The good thing is he probably won't have to take off as much as last time :)

I... dont... need... more lipo.

I don't need more lipo
3:50
Savannah Plastic Surgeon

Always excellent. Returning patient.

5 out of 5 stars Overall rating
5 out of 5 stars Doctor's bedside manner
5 out of 5 stars Answered my questions
5 out of 5 stars After care follow-up
5 out of 5 stars Time spent with me
5 out of 5 stars Phone or email responsiveness
5 out of 5 stars Staff professionalism & courtesy
5 out of 5 stars Payment process
5 out of 5 stars Wait times
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