Finally Did It - Sudbury, ON

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Since I was 9 I have cried over how my labia...

Since I was 9 I have cried over how my labia looked . At 12 I asked for surgery because I thought no one would ever love me..but I was too young. I realized now at 18 that someone will love me with it and it isnt too big of a deal when it comes to being with someone, but it was still very physically uncomfortable.
So I got it done yesterday at 730 am. Procedure was so easy! I was awake but did not feel a thing and the narcotics made me feel happier then ever I just listened to the radio and talked to the nurses. I was in dream land. After 20 minutes of them making sure I was ok I went home
I was very timed from the medicine so I went to sleep for about 5 hours I woke up and went pee for the first time and it was akward but not too bad ..but after lying back down something started happening....
I started feeling massicve pinching and pain I could feel it blowing up.. and popping of stitches. I was screaming in pain and it wouldnt stop I didnt know what was going on. We called and drove back into the surgeon and they took me under care right away.
What happened had nothing to do with how they performed the surgery your told not to lift anything heavy or do anything strenious because you can pop a blood vessel. Sometime getting back into my bed I moved a certain way an a vessel bust and was filling up my right labia like a balloon and was pulling my stitches. Right when i got in they cut open a couple stitches to relieve all the pressure and drain it all out they gave me pain meds and iced it down and all the pressure was gone
But then I had to go back into the operating room, get freezing put back in and they had to go in and find the vessel that broke and sauder it closed. After they found it they stitched me back up out ice on it and kept me for a bout an hour. All my pain was gone.
I returned home and was exhausted from stress so took a nap.
Its not the next morning and everything seems to be fine. Im sore and it is swollen bur not atall like it was when there was an issue I apply cream twice a day and take T3s and antibiotics throu the day. Pain level is low and it seems to be going smooth hoping to see swelling go down in the next couple days!

so much better!

the swelling is still there, but still nothing to bad. and even with swelling almost smaller then before surgery! the itching and some sting sensation are annoying but go away more everyday. the stitches are getting annoying tho so im hoping they will dissolve soon. had a bit of pretty bad scabbing on my lower right part because it got partly ripped away on a pair of underwear and made it 100 times worse. i think its going to scar there now but i dont even care, as long as it wont cause an issue and i heal properly. all is going great. first week back at work today! and i can barley even feel it :)


Its been weeks since my operation. Besides me screwing up once and causing some excess scabbing cause im clumsy, it was all going fine. But the past week it has been getting sore and swelling and for some reason some stitches just are not dissolving and its bothering me. Thought it would be quicker then this!
Sudbury Plastic Surgeon

Barr and his nurses were attentive and excellent

4 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
4 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
3 out of 5 stars Wait times
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