Location: rensselaer, ny
Member since 10/20/2011


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Reviews & Stories

Panniculectomy - Albany, NY

Pros: Removed some extra skin Cons: Lopsided I had the surgery because I had a soft tissue cancer. I had a soft tissue cancer in my abdominal wall which caused me to have to go through numerous procedures. I had a tumor removal, followed by a mesh removal( due to a staph infection),then a hernia repair, then finally a panniculectomy with a 5 liter seroma removal, I was told when I... READ MORE

Questions from Des114

Unhappy after Panniculectomy, What Can I Do About This Belt of Fat Around Waist?

I had numerous surgeries in the past, I had a soft tissue cancer in my abdominal wall. I had a panniculectomy in January to remove excess skin and a 5 liter seroma, after this... READ MORE

Will Insurance Cover a Panniculectomy Revision if Its Medically Necessary?

I am having a Panniculectomy revision, I am just wondering if insurance companies cover revisions if my surgeon states that it is medically necessary? READ MORE

Recent comments from Des114

I called this afternoon and they said that it should be within the next two weeks so fingers crossed! READ COMMENT

They said it probably wont go away on its own. They are giving me a quote for how much it will cost, because it will be for anesthsia fees, operating room and hospital stay since it is a revision. READ COMMENT

They have just said that the one hip should have been done differently and the right flank has a huge bulge, which isnt a hernia or a seroma. They havent said if it was done correctly or if it could just be revised. READ COMMENT