Location: Atlanta, GA
Member since 1/21/2011


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Reviews by Acworthmom

"54 Years Old" Bi-lateral Mastectomy with Tissue Expanders September 24th...SCARY STUFF! - Marietta, GA

I was diagnosed with a Invasive Cell Carcinoma in June after finding a lump in my left breast while on vacation. The past 3 1/2 months have been grueling to say the least. There are so many tests and decisions to make. Before this, I never knew there were so many forms of breast cancer, or so... READ MORE

Acworthmom's Tummy Tuck Experience 2/10/11 - Marietta, GA

I am a 50 year of mother of two adult daughters. After gaining 45 lbs. with each of my pregnancies I always had a little pooch and the belly button looked like a frown. The past 3-4 years it seemed to get bigger and more wrinkled and I decided it had to go. I scheduled a consultation 2 years ago... READ MORE

Questions from Acworthmom

Full Tt W/ Muscle Repair - Problem with Vertical Scar and Bulging Above Scar?

6/12 months since my full tt w/ muscle repair. The scar tissue underneath the old belly button vertical scar has attached to the underlying muscle, causing it to sink in, and... READ MORE

Recent comments from Acworthmom

Thanks for your response! Are you happy with your end result, and the way everything feels now? I will have to make a decision to move forward at some point, but right now I am like a deer in headlights...can't decide what to do next. READ COMMENT

Hi Saracamps! I haven't been on in a while, so just wanted to see how you are doing. Nothing has changed for me. I am still waiting for when they decide Ihave healed enough to try to put the right expander back in. My clots have... READ COMMENT

Oh, lucky you! Glad something positive came out of all of this. I was so small before my mastectomy that I could probably just stay flat without anybody really noticing too much. I' not trilled with the uncertainty of my situation,... READ COMMENT

That may very be the route I end up going if things don't start to look more promising with the reconstruction. I would have to wear prosthetics on both sides, and would have to wear a bra to do that...ugh. READ COMMENT

Thanks...I appreciate your information. I'm in a waiting mode right now to see if my body will heal enough to try reconstruction again. I may end up giving up....who knows at this point. READ COMMENT