Location: North Carolina
Member since 2/24/2012


  • 25 total posts
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Reviews & Stories

Breast Reduction Journey - North Carolina

I've always been 'heavy chested' and really didn't begin to have issues until a few years ago ... I've been up and down with my weight but my 'boobs' didn't vary ... so I began to experience neck, shoulder and upper back pain ... I talked with my PCP and it was concluded that breast reduction surgery was medically necessary to get rid of this chronic pain I was... READ MORE

Recent comments from 38g

@mszee ... it was Dr. Kays @ Wilmington Plastic Surgery ... GREAT experience! I know your pain ... hopefully you will soon be on 'the other side' (post op) ... Healing is going good ... not much pain, just discomfort at times, but... READ COMMENT

Zing - I also was advised to use gauze while there was 'oozing' ... I only had to use it for a few days ... I really didn't have any 'leakage' after that ... I also DID NOT have drainage tubes? I'm not sure if drainage tubes are used... READ COMMENT

Good Luck! Praying all goes well ... and a speedy recovery! READ COMMENT

LadyShay504 ...No, I didn't have tubes/drains ... I was sent home after procedure, I'm not sure of total time ... I remember getting my 'cocktail' at 8:30am, waking up and alert at home around 3:30pm ... I sat in the front seat on the... READ COMMENT

StaceyLynn ... So glad surgery went well, I hope you are happy and comfotable with your results ... My PS didn't use staples either, some method of dissolvable stitches with a brown sticky tape ... Today makes a week post opt, brown... READ COMMENT