Location: Berkeley, CA
Member since 3/7/2011


  • 6 total posts
  • 2 reviews

Reviews & Stories

The Last Procedure in a Corrective Body Lift for Skin Removal After Gastric Bypass. -San Francisco, CA

I had gastric bypass surgery 8 years ago and because of this I've needed more than the usual amount of plastic surgery to deal with reconstruction for loose skin. I have had 3 surgeries at Pacific Heights Plastic Surgery, the most recent one was performed by Dr. Kaplan. I had an inner thigh lift and it had to be done by someone very skilled since it was the last stage after the body lift Dr.... READ MORE

I Can't Imagine a Better Dr. - San Francisco, CA

I had a lot of skin reduction surgery needed after weight loss. He combined a few procedures in one long surgery to take care of everything I needed so I only had to recover once. READ MORE

Recent comments from Berkeley1481

I'm really sensitive to pain. I found it quite miserable for 3 weeks and super uncomfortable for the first month and 1/2. My doctor and his nurse were really helpful in carefully managing my meds so I was comfortable. I'm also... READ COMMENT

I have never bought weight watchers food. They offer some snacks and then those frozen meals anyone can buy at Safeway, but mostly they provide an easy way to count calories by using points. And you can eat all the fruits and vegis... READ COMMENT

Diet, exercise, then gastric bypass, then more diet and exercise. I would recomend weight loss surgery to anyone in need. I would have never gotten here without it. However I did start with weight watchers for a year and they really... READ COMMENT

I had an extended body lift. I had a tummy tuck, my thighs pulled up, and my butt pulled up and re-fluffed. The Dr. used all my own tissue. Although my body is not perfect (I had lost over 100 pounds) Now I can wear a Bikini and look... READ COMMENT