Location: El Paso, TX
Member since 10/8/2010


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Tummy Tuck - 6 Days Post Op - El Paso, TX

Well, I made it. Tuesday before the surgery, I had lots of running around to do and by bed time, I was a nervous wreck. My husband is amazing, though. He got me up and out, to the hospital on time, and everyone at the hospital was wonderful. They laid me on a nice warm bed, I felt so comfortable. The preop nurses, the anestheseologist (?) and assistant were so good. I changed clothes, my... READ MORE

Recent comments from mkell

And my husband was really good with the drains and the dressings. READ COMMENT

I didn't have a nurse, the first day I had a friend come stay till my husband got off work because I was on some heavy duty pain meds. After that, I was good by myself during the day. READ COMMENT

I feel guilty because you were so good keeping up with me when I was nervous about the surgery, and then afterwards, I get busy with other things, and don't post much. I love getting the updates and I read them, but just don't take the... READ COMMENT

I too have a little dog ear and have thought about having it done. How long is the recovery time? My dr said he could do it whenever I am ready for it. I think if I lose some more weight, it will probably shrink a little. I am doing... READ COMMENT

That's true, Kimmers. I am so glad I had my surgery but was so nervous going into it. My husband actually had to get me up and dressed to get to the hospital in time. But now,18 months (almost) later, wow, am I glad I did it. And... READ COMMENT