Location: Ames, IA
Member since 6/1/2011


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Reviews & Stories

Couldn't Ask for a More Caring and Professional Surgeon! - Des Moines, IA

After 3 pregnancies and 3 rounds of breast feeding, my body severely needing a 'mommy makeover'! Absolutely wonderful and professional experience! My tummy tuck is flat as a pancake and my breast augmentation is exactly what I wanted! READ MORE

Discussions started by christine36

What is the official definition of a 'medium' tummy tuck?

On June 11, I'm having a breast augmentation and 'medium' (not mini) tummy tuck. Upon my pre-op consult/exam, my PS said that I don't need a full TT. I wonder... READ MORE

Recent comments from christine36

Thanks, Kim! I had my surgery on June 11 and am 'almost' completely back to glad I did this! The support I've found here on RealSelf has been amazing - love this site! Thanks again! READ COMMENT

Hi there, fellow Iowa girl! You look amazing! I bet you can't wait to get into a bikini and show off your new flat tummy!!! Good luck with the remainder of your recovery! READ COMMENT

Me, too! Can't wait to see pics & continue hearing your updates! READ COMMENT

Congrats on being all done! Glad to hear that all is well. Rest, rest, rest and take good care of yourself the next few weeks. The pain meds will keep you really sleepy for awhile. Horrible luck about getting your period - worst... READ COMMENT

Congrats on getting your date 'set in stone!' Enjoy your last few days until the new you!!! I'll be anxiously awaiting your updates - good luck & best wishes - you'll be gorgeous! READ COMMENT