Member since 5/5/2011


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  • 1 review
  • 2 discussions
  • 3 questions

Reviews & Stories

The Best Pain Reliever I've Tried!

I have had back pain for as long as I can remember. I have been to physical therapy and a chiropractor with no improvement. I also have degenerative changes in my neck and mid back, with intermittent numbness in my arms, and frequent severe migraines. I never suspected any of this could be related to my breast size until I had a professional fitting. After being told I was a "perfect... READ MORE

Questions from Mindwhirl

Can You Clarify "3 Months Conservative Treatment" for Breast Reduction Insurance Coverage?

To qualify does the treatment have to be 3 months of ongoing PT or chiropractic care, etc? Or can it be 3 months of a combination, such as seeing a chiropractor for 20 sessions... READ MORE

Might Insurance Cover a Breast Reduction in the Presence of Degenerative Disc Disease?

I have spondylosis,stenosis,osteophytes & mild rev of lordosis in my cervical spine to which the drs attribute my pain and numbness. I am 29, had no trauma. I am just... READ MORE

4-6 Weeks Off Work Normal After Breast Reduction?

I thought I had been told by my doctor that I would be off work for 1-2 weeks, but when I called to schedule the surgery the scheduling nurse said it would be 4-6 weeks due to... READ MORE

Discussions started by Mindwhirl

Those who received Ins Approval

How long was your wait between the approval notice and the surgery? I ask because I have been approved, but no letter received in office yet, so I can't schedule yet. I... READ MORE


I would like to know whether or not anyone who had migraines prior to their BR noticed any difference after surgery? Thanks! READ MORE

Recent comments from Mindwhirl

Thank you for your responses! I haven't had my period other since right after surgery, which is a prime time for me. I did have migraines most weeks 1-5 times each week prior to surgery. Since surgery I have had only 2, but I... READ COMMENT

They're mostly just covering their butts! I was scared,too, thinking what if something bad happens that I paid to do that was elective?! But it was for pain, and it worked! I am only over a week out with the thick ropey scars, I... READ COMMENT

It's definitely normal to be worried. This was my 5th time having general anesthesia, I work in the medical field, and I still had all the fears. General is the way to go so you will be paralyzed...don't want to wiggle and mess this... READ COMMENT

Excited for tomorrow, but at same time can't stop all the "what-if"s from going through my head! Hope I can get some sleep tonight. READ COMMENT

Needed a new swimsuit this year anyway, but now I'm actually looking forward to shopping for one :) Surgery April 3. READ COMMENT