Lori Albany

Location: Albany, New York
Member since 1/31/2013


  • 35 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 discussions

Reviews & Stories

Finally....at Almost 50! - New York, NY

Having spent my life being overweight, I had GBS in 1996. Losing 128 lbs, I was thrilled, yet unhappy with the loose skin I had. But, I made the best of it and enjoyed being slim. Then after about 6 yrs, I started to put some lbs on. I spoke to my bariatric surgeon about it when I reached 170 lbs, and he said I was just snacking too much. Then, my husband & I decided it was time for us to... READ MORE

Discussions started by Lori Albany

Fleur De Lis & Brachioplasty together? Anyone?

I am scheduled to have a Fleur De Lis TT and brachioplasty on 2/20.  I am starting to panic from the many negative opinions being voiced.  Friends & family think... READ MORE

Can Anyone Share Their Experience with Recovery After TT & Brachioplasty?

I am scheduled for both procedures on 2/20. A little worried about recovery being very difficult. READ MORE

Recent comments from Lori Albany

-Not having to wear long shirts. -Not having to be self conscious about my belly flopping around when I run. -Not feeling my belly on my lap when I sit down -Wearing fitted clothes -Wearing short sleeves, tank tops & sleevless... READ COMMENT

Hi! Wanted to see how you are doing. I, too, am having a Fleur de Lis. You looked great PO. Hope you managed to get through the first week without too much discomfort. Give us an update when you can. READ COMMENT

I keep seeing ppl saying they had their pre-op consult and got their prescriptions for post op. I had my pre-op consult last Friday and I got nuthin!! I just realized that I will not see my ps again until the morning of surgery. READ COMMENT

You look great!! Did you have a fleur de lis TT?? Looks like you have a vertical incision. READ COMMENT

Definitely the anesthesia! It can literally take a couple of weeks to get rid of that "tired" feeling. At least that's the experience I've had with past surgeries. And, with my ps estimating 5.5 hrs in the OR, I would imagine that I... READ COMMENT