I'd say be patient -- my doctor advises some areas will remain numb for up to a year.
I"m in Vancouver Canada and paid 6,700 for abdomen, love handles/flanks area.
I was spinning three days post-op and hiking mountains 4 days later!! I think it helped with my healing. I"m doing great - felt very little pain -- go ahead and power walk and do more depending on how you feel. if you're athletic to...