Location: Buffalo, NY
Member since 4/4/2011


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Healing up from FTT, MR and Hernia..May 10th Buffalo, NY

I am 37 years old and the mother to a wonderful 9 year old boy. I gained 65 pounds with my pregnancy...then proceeded to lose 75 in the year following his birth. I was left with saggy skin that I refer to as my 'front butt' lol. I have maintained my weight loss within 5-10 pounds with healthy eating and exercise. I have wanted a tuck since my original weight loss and have finally... READ MORE

Recent comments from spunkygirl

Many people tell me it looks like my belly button is a little mouth smiling...lol. I think it looks fine. It def has a scar that you can still see but it's not bad. I'll post a close up so you can see it. READ COMMENT

Hi Mom90! I haven't gotten on this site much this summer. Just happened to hop on tonite and saw your post. I loved Dr. Giacobbe and his entire staff. They are a superb team. They explain everything in advance and answered my questions.... READ COMMENT

I am so sorry to hear you still have a drain!! That must be totally annoying. I am glad your drainage has decreased...I will keep my fingers crossed that it gets taken out soon! READ COMMENT

So glad to read your feeling better emotionally! It does get tough. I am 5 weeks post op today and just last night I was pissy becauseI just want to be able to do everything 'normal'!! I still am not released to vacuum, mop, exercise,... READ COMMENT

The first 7 days of recovery are the toughest. Take your pain meds on schedule is my biggest tip! They will help with pain obviously but you will also want to sleep. I was scared of the drains befoe surgery but they ended up not being... READ COMMENT