Location: Morris, MN
Member since 4/13/2011


  • 97 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 3 questions

Reviews & Stories

Much Easier Than Expected! - Fargo, ND

My LASIK experience has been great. The worst part was having to wear my glasses for 3 weeks prior to the surgery (I'm used to my contacts). I arrived at 11 am the day of the surgery. My eyes were scanned and checked again, I talked with the doctor, signed up for financing, and got a Xanax and a nerve relaxer, and then it was surgery time. I was very relaxed. I laid down and the nurse put a... READ MORE

2 1/2 years later

My experience is similar to many others--pregnancy destroyed my stomach! I have 3 children ages 5, 3, and 1. They were all very large babies when they were born, the largest was 10 1/2 pounds. I was diagnosed with diastis recti after my second child and it just got worse after my last. I also have some stretch marks but those don't bother me as much as my bulging stomach that I try to hide... READ MORE

Questions from greengirl32

Is TIVA or General Anesthesia Safer for a Tummy Tuck?

I am healthy, thin, 31 years old and plan on getting a tummy tuck with muscle repair. I have heard waking up from TIVA is a lot easier and doesn't cause nausea like general... READ MORE

Why Do my Tummy Tuck Results Keep Getting Worse?

I had a tt with muscle repair 5 months ago. I've tried being patient to see the final results but my stomach seems to be slowly going back to the way it was before my tt. I... READ MORE

Why is my Stomach Gradually Bulging out After my Tummy Tuck with Muscle Repair? (photo)

I am 5'8'' and weigh 125 pounds. I have always been thin and my weight never changes. I had 3 babies, all between 8.5 and 10.5 pounds. I had a big gap down the... READ MORE

Recent comments from greengirl32

I just updated my review and added some pictures. Can't believe it's already been over 2 years! I hope everyone is happy with their results! READ COMMENT

I'm doing great! I'm happy with my does take some exercise but I'm ok with that. How about you? READ COMMENT

Thank you! My stomach is not perfectly flat, but for the most part I am happy with how it looks. When I look back at pictures from before my tummy tuck, I am so grateful! I still can't wear a bikini because I still have stretch mark... READ COMMENT

Yes, it sucks to not be happy after spending so much money and time recovering and worrying about everything that goes along with it. My question to all of you who have had second opinions from other doctors: do you need to pay for your... READ COMMENT

I had muscle repair too. Melissa, no I haven't seen my GYN lately but thank you for the suggestion. She is actually a friend of mine so I'll talk to her about it. READ COMMENT