Location: Mcminnville, OR
Member since 11/11/2011


  • 3 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 comment
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

From 547 to 185! - Portland, OR

I decided to have the Roux-en-Y-gastric bypass (1-6-09) because after I had my first ruptured ovarian cyst I started to gain weight at an incredible rate; despite my recent success with Weight Watchers and still being on the plan. My highest weight was 547, I was 481 the morning of surgery, and now at almost 3 years post-op am down to 185 pounds. My surgeon was not sure at first if he was... READ MORE

Questions from JenHopp22

How Can I Determine How Much my Excess Skin Weighs? (photo)

I had a gastric bypass Jan. 09, my highest weight was 547 pounds and I was 481 the morning of surgery. Right now I weight 190 pounds (my lowest was 180) but have an incredible... READ MORE

Recent comments from JenHopp22

Thank you very much, it has made such an amazing difference in my life, and I would not change my decision for the world. :) READ COMMENT