Location: Newnan, GA
Member since 1/15/2012


  • 8 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 discussions

Reviews & Stories

Full TT with Muscle Repair and Lipo (& Breast Reduction) - Atlanta, GA

I am 43, married with 3 beautiful children. 3 c-sections left me with that horrible stretch marked "pouch" hanging over my c section scar. I was so excited to finally be in a position to do this! I had a couple of hitches in my recovery not related to any of my incisions. A bad post anesthesia sinus infection and horrible pitting edema that required Lasix to resolve. My doctor is... READ MORE

Discussions started by Thistle1969

5 days postop and afraid I have a dvt

My first post op check is tomorrow.  I had a full tummy tuck with lipo and a breast reduction.  My dr does his procedures without drains, using only compression... READ MORE

Is anyone as miserable and scared as me?

I had my full TT with MR and a breast reduction on 1/10/12.  I am not at all where I though I'd be over a week out.  I am swollen, pulling, tight and horribly... READ MORE

Recent comments from Thistle1969

Hi!! 1 yr 8 months post op. very happy. Haven't lost all the weight I wanted yet but still working on it. Now that it's been over 18 months and I am fully healed, one end of my scar needs a tiny bit of tweaking . Just a little... READ COMMENT

Good luck on Monday newmom! I'll be thinking of you. Let us know how it went when you can. READ COMMENT

Hi. Congratulations. Sounds like you turned a corner. I know exactly how you are feeling. I will be one month post op on Tuesday and have been back at work for a week and a half. I feel pretty good. Nothing really hurts anymore. ... READ COMMENT

I am soooo much better! I am actually 3 weeks post op today. Not the same person I was a week ago. I had a couple of non incision related complications that made me miserable but as soon as they were addressed I was feeling better. ... READ COMMENT

Back home. No dvt! I feel so much better. Just took my first shower, which was heaven. Now finally sitting with mug of hot lemon water trying to calm down all the swelling from being up and around all morning. Dr is happy with... READ COMMENT