Location: naperville,IL.
Member since 3/30/2009


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I had my tummy tuck 3/27/09.I am 52 yrs old and weigh 170 lbs. I see the doctor today for my first post op visit. I had gastric bypass surgery in 2004 and lost 80 lbs. I have loose skin in my stomach area. I also have loose skin in my thigh area. I managed to deal with my loose skin issues by wearing lots of lycra, altho I was never completely happy with my appearance. I have managed to... READ MORE

Recent comments from cp123

I went to the doctor today to have my stitches removed from my belly button. I asked the nurse about differnt types of binders. She told me I have to wear this for a month. I was wearing a 12" binder. Because I have a short torso we... READ COMMENT

YEA! The dreaded drain is gone. Mine will probably stay in until next Thursday. I have a lot of fluid draining which I hope will help with swelling later. As for the concerns regarding my upper ab I am just being anxious. I'm sure it... READ COMMENT

Me either. My doctor told me the drains help with that. I have 2 of them. My incision also goes from well past my hip bones on both sides. I had a fairly large area that needed removal. He was able to remove most of my stretch marks.... READ COMMENT

I agree. Having the right doc makes all the difference in the world. I am 3 days post op and saw my doc today. He answered all of my questions and never made me feel he was rushing to get to the next patient. This was a lot of money... READ COMMENT

Me too! I saw my doc today and I still have to deal with my drains a little longer. I am starting to walk a little straighter and by Friday should be in full upright position. I can take a shower once my pain pump is removed. Hope... READ COMMENT