Location: Atlanta, GA
Member since 5/31/2011


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Questions from JVE

Can a Full Body Lift Be Done in Seperate Surgeries Instead of One?

I recently went to get a consultation from a plastic surgeon and he informed for the best to get most benefit would be to get an upper and lower lift, a circumferentual body... READ MORE

How Should One Make a Choice Between Different Surgeons ?

I am having difficulty in making a choice between 2 surgeons. Both are ABPS certified as well as other credentials. Both were able to provide me with answers regarding... READ MORE

What Are the Pros of "No Pain-no Drain" in an Abdominalplasty ?

A surgeon I am looking at uses a technique called no pain no drain tummy tuck which eliminates the use of drains after completion of the surgery, can I get more information... READ MORE

Discussions started by JVE

Women I need your input on this issue

Ok, so I got a tummy tuck back in July, ive stayed out of dating anyone and have not pursued anyone either seriously or casually because of it. I recently met someone who was... READ MORE

Recent comments from JVE

I am going through it now, it comes and goes or feels that way sometimes. The first few months were ok, got used to my new body and happy but time has passed, the scar is healing slower, I get self conciouss about it a lot now...ive... READ COMMENT

Well ladies, I guess she wasn't into me but she never brought up the scar nor did I but I have a feeling that played a strong role in this...I guess this is where the depression part of the surgery either begins or worsens, can't really... READ COMMENT

It's been awhile since I have been on, I hope everyone is doing good after 6 months, my scar is still dark and I had allergy from surgical tape on my upper side so I may need steroids to get it to get flatter because it was raised.... READ COMMENT

Sounds like swelling but im having my own little problems as well...mainly cookies...ugh I did kind of bleed just a pinch from the incision line and started freaking out a bit but it was a drop or two and the assistant said it was ok... READ COMMENT

30 days since the OP for me, I see my Dr in about 10 more days. Most active I stay is walking uphill slow, I did have a few days where I was really craving sugar so be careful about those, going out kind of sucks because I have to be so... READ COMMENT