Member since 3/19/2011


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Reviews & Stories

58 Year Old Post Bariatric Pt with Excess Abdominal Skin - Erie, PA

After losing 70# thru weight loss surgery I had my tt with Lipo and tightening of my abdominal muscle. I previously had c section x2. I had 8# of skin taken off. Per dr kang a significant amount was removed. Pain was minimal. I e experience worst pain than this. I'm 2weeks post op and today had one drain removed. My only problem is swelling. Most of my clothes do not fit. I gained 10# right... READ MORE

Lap Band Procedure - Erie, PA

I jhad my lap band 3 years ago and love it. It is a slow work in progress to lose the weight. Its taken me 3 years to get my goal and have lost 60# pounds which doesn't sound like a lot. It takes time for your body to adjust to the band being adjusted. You have a port that is filled with saline.I finally knew that feeling when it was right last year. I hadn't had a feel again till this... READ MORE

Questions from Erie9410

Is 56 Too Old For a Lower Body Lift? I've Lost 70 Lbs.

I lost 70 pounds thru bariatric surgery and am scheduled for lbl in 2 weeks am i too old or should i just live with excess tissue. READ MORE

Recent comments from Erie9410

Maybe he wasn't able to do all at once or you needed to be in the hospital overnight. I had a lower body and bilateral thigh lift and was overnight. He left some on my thighs. Told me it was too dangerous to remove more. They are still... READ COMMENT

I have to wait for 3 days of 30 cc or less. Don't know if you dr does that. Today so far it's 20plus so we will see if this is day 1 fingers crossed. I've lost 9# since surgery. That's half what I gained. My surgery was 3 wk ago. I feel... READ COMMENT

Lizzy I felt the same way but better now. I could kick myself for getting this now with swimsuit season coming up. And I put a small veggie garden in ill have to get someone to help me. My incision is completely healed. The dr took my... READ COMMENT

It hasnt been bad at all. Pre planning has paid off. The thing with this surgery is you just can't do anything or you will feel pain. I also suffer from chronic pain which is much worse than tt pain so I've had to do everything on my... READ COMMENT