Member since 12/5/2012


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Reviews & Stories

I Did my Research and It Was Worth It! - Bethesda, MD

I was lucky enough to meet Dr. Michaels over a year ago. I had just reached my goal weight, having lost half my weight (155 pounds) through nutrition and exercise. As the weight started coming off, it was replaced by sagging skin, which had to be tucked and hidden, and got in the way of my newly active body. The hours and hours of cardio and strength training I did during my weight loss... READ MORE

Questions from NoVaGirl

Finger swelling months after arm lift. What is causing this?

I had a successful arm lift about 7 months ago. About 4 months after my surgery two fingers on my right hand started to swell, and have pretty much stayed this way. Otherwise... READ MORE

Recent comments from NoVaGirl

I had 4 surgeries: circumferential lower body lift, breast lift, leg lift and arm lift. Thrilled with my results, even almost 4 years after the first surgery. Dr. Michaels' website has plenty of before/after shots. He is located in... READ COMMENT

Thank you! My recovery was mostly better than expected. I don't think of my recoveries as painful. More like uncomfortable (once you get past the first 24 hours). You feel tightness in the area that was the focus of the surgery... READ COMMENT