Scared mum

Location: Gold Coast Qld Australia
Member since 4/29/2011


  • 117 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 4 questions

Reviews & Stories

Christmas Tummy Tuck and Mini-Facelift - Gold Coast, Australia

I am 45 years old and have two beautiful children (11 & 5). I was 40 when I had my last and had a cesarean. Both my children were large although I bounced back after my first (probably because I was younger) but did not bounce back so quickly with my second. Even though I was back to my pre-pregnancy weight 3 months after giving birth I was left with a diastasis of approximately 2 finger... READ MORE

Questions from Scared mum

Tummy Tuck and Mini-face Lift: Safe to Combine Surgeries?

Hello. Is it safe to undergo a tummy tuck with a mini-face lift at the same time. My tuck is going to take approx an hour and a half and the facelift will take another hour. Is... READ MORE

What Risks Come with a Skinny Person Having a Full Tummy Tuck to Correct Umbilical Hernia?

I am 5 foot 7 and weigh 120lb and have a small diastasis with a tiny umbilical hernia. My tummy is dead flat but the skin above the belly button is very wrinkly. My PS has... READ MORE

Expectations For Going Back to Work 4 Weeks Post TT with MR and Mini-facelift and Being on my Feet All Day

I am having a full TT with MR and a mini-facelift. Just wondering is it unreasonable to expect to go back to full time work four weeks post op. My job requires me to work a 9... READ MORE

Is It Wise to Undergo a TT with MR and Mini Facelift with Elevated Liver Enzymes at the Same Time?

I ended up with cholestatic hepatitis from a drug reaction with dicloxycillin back in June of this year and re-scheduled my surgery for December, however my GGT is still in the... READ MORE

Recent comments from Scared mum

We are all waiting to see how you are Kathe????? Hope you are recovering well.xxxx READ COMMENT

Hey Kathe. I am thinking about you. I am very excited for you and I know you will do fine. You are going to be so pleased you did this. xxxxx READ COMMENT

With IV sedation you are breathing on your own (there is no tube in your throat). With a GA you are hooked up to a ventilator. You are still sedated with IV sedation but you can usually still follow commands etc. One of the drugs... READ COMMENT

Granny I am so happy you are finally drain free. Nothings going to stop you now. LOL!!!!! (Not that it really did before)..... READ COMMENT

Thanks newmeat30. I have cancelled my TT due to concerns over complications effecting my career. I am going ahead with the min-facelift but will reschedule TT for December next year when I have close to 8 weeks off. I will keep up to... READ COMMENT