Location: Oregon
Member since 6/4/2012


  • 62 total posts
  • 2 reviews

Reviews & Stories

TT, MR and Umbilical Hernia Repair APPROVED!!!! - Portland, OR

I am not sure where to story is simular to most of yours. I am 41 years old, married with two kids. I used to have a flat stomach in my 20's but after having the kiddos, it went downhill from there. I exercise 5 days a week and just cannot get rid of this extra skin and fat. I had my BR in July and am feeling well from that surgery. So at my follow-up appt with my PS, I asked him... READ MORE

3 1/2months and feeling WONDERFUL!!!!- Portland, OR

I have always been self conscience about my chest size since Junior High school. I felt I was the only one that had the biggest boobs compared to my female classmates. The boys would tease me and thought it was funny to make fun of my chest size. So I would do whatever I could to either make them "look" smaller or just plain cover them up. By the end of high school I was a full 34D/DD. I just... READ MORE

Recent comments from Starlite125

Awwww....Thank you! The silicone sheets have worked great for me. Was not sure at first but realize they really do work! lol READ COMMENT

I used the silicone sheets. And constant massaging of the scars. If you use the sheets they work the best if you leave them on for 24 hrs at a time. READ COMMENT

Hi-Thanks so much for the info. That really helps! I looked up Abdominoplasty under my plan and it clearly states that it is considered medically necessary and reconstructive only if there is a diastasis recti AND an umbilical hernia.... READ COMMENT

Thank you so much! Your photos look wonderful as well. I am back to my workout routine too and am feeling much better. Happy healing to you!! READ COMMENT

Thanks! I will keep everyone updated on the spitting stitches thing. I feel another one coming thru but will try to see if it will resolve on its own. We'll Your pics look amazing! How are you feeling? I started getting my... READ COMMENT