Member since 1/1/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Diet and Exercise and a Great Dr Worked for Me - New Jersey, NJ

I have worked with a great Dr since Thanksgiving 2010. I ate real food, but not all foods and i eat five times a day. I lost 40 lbs right away and then took a vacation from the plan but did not put back the weight. I resumed my program in 2012 and was down 80 lbs when i had my breast reduction. Being so inactive plus comfort food translated to 9 lbs. I'm back on my program and I am having... READ MORE

15 Days Post-Op

I became very large breasted as a teenager and wanted a BR. Eventually, I decided not to pursue it in case I wanted to breast feed and for other reasons. I ended up not having children, and also gained a lot of weight. After a number of important life cycle efforts, I made peace with my issues and decided to get healthy, fit and lose weight. About 18 months ago, I had a BR consultation. I... READ MORE

Questions from SydneyNJ13

Should I Have Axillary Tissue Removed with my Breast Reduction?

My PS is convinced the axillary is primarily breast tissue and is concerned that lipo will not leave a good result. He would prefer to do the BR first and then see, but he does... READ MORE

Post Breast Reduction Axillary Removal?

What is a reasonable fee for either a combination of lipo and excision or excision alone? Am I correct that this would need to be performed under general anesthesia? Thank you! READ MORE

NJ Philadelphia Area - Seking Breast Reduction Fee Range Info (Estimate for Planning Purposes)

I RECOGNIZE THAT ANY RESPONSE IS FOR InFO ONLY AND SUBJeCT TO AN IN PERSON CONSULTATION. I am in central jersey -Philadelphia and NYC are accessible. I have approx 550-600... READ MORE

Still Seeking Fee Estimate NJ NY Philadelphia Breast Reduction 550-600g to Be Removed

I know what my insurance will cover. Now I need fee information. I will not be using an in network PS, but my insurance will pay a portion. To determine whether I can proceed I... READ MORE

Recent comments from SydneyNJ13

Mine was feb 28. I have full sensation on the left and limited on the right. I Loss of sensation is a known risk BUT it can also take a long time for nerves to reconnect so don't worry. It is normal and there's nothing you can do. READ COMMENT

I paid for mine and was pleasantly surprised to get insurance coverage for part of it. The fee was $16,000 and my dr Did beautiful job. Some drs charge a reduced amount if outside insurance. I'm not sure why its the same procedure and... READ COMMENT

I'm in Kimmers! READ COMMENT

Hi Tisha. I only had drains overnight, but they were horrible. Glad yours are out. The first week is tough but it is temporary. I'm 4 + weeks out and thrilled to pieces and my scars are already looking good! Hang in there READ COMMENT

How reassuring to know this nipple extreme sensitivity is normal. I'm 3 weeks and one day. Went back to work today. My co worker asked me why I kept shielding the girls. Sometimes I forget I'm out in public. My ps recommended scar fix... READ COMMENT