Member since 3/20/2011


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Discussions started by Aestas1

How long to go back to work?

Hey everyone - I just scheduled my breast reduction surgery for May 17. I'm excited, nervous, ecstatic and terrified all at once! According to my doctor and everything... READ MORE

URGENT B.R. advice needed!

Hi all. Well, my surgery is scheduled for May 17 and I'm all ready to go, even requested the time off work. My insurance company has thrown me for a loop. Yes, they'll cover... READ MORE

Chiropractor before BR?

I'm in a holding point right now, trying to lose weight before I can reschedule my surgery. In the meantime, I'm trying to deal with my very bad back pain. My doctor... READ MORE

Recent comments from Aestas1

Well, the chiropractor and massage didn't help at all. I went back to my doctor and Xrays showed a degenerative disc condition. I'm getting an MRI this weekend and that will tell us what the best course of treatment is. (Hopefully just... READ COMMENT

Thanks for your input, ladies. The pain is so bad that I had to cancel a 4th of July trip to my Dad's, because I didn't think I could spend 6 hours in a car. I've vowed to give the chiropractor 2 weeks, so we'll see how that works... READ COMMENT

Everyone - thanks SO MUCH for the feedback. I took it all to heart before making my decision. Ultimately, I had a long talk with my PS, who advised that I wait and go the lose-weight route. I'm starting tomorrow and hope to lose... READ COMMENT

I went in to see one doctor in mid-March (did NOT like him) so I saw Dr. Colyer the following week and we scheduled surgery that day. They'll probably schedule you right away and then cancel if your health insurance doesn't cover the... READ COMMENT

Hey there. I'm in the Kansas City area and am scheduled for surgery on May 17, so I don't have an experience in who's a better surgeon, but based on 3 visits with 3 different doctors, I was very comfortable with Jeffrey Colyer in... READ COMMENT