Location: Connecticut
Member since 4/27/2013


  • 75 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Pregnancy is Great - Looking Prego 3 Yrs Later, Not So Great - Hartford, CT

I'm two weeks away and getting excited. After meeting with my PS last week for almost an hour I've felt ready and excited about my big day. He's prepared me for the worst but the part that makes me feel optimistic is that they actually want you to walk around. Sitting around would make me crazy. I know I'll need to listen to my body but like with my two c-sections I didn't push myself I... READ MORE

Questions from RisK

Rheumatoid Arthritis, Hernia and FTT?

I had an umbilical hernia repair in August of 2010. I've recently had issues with the mesh pulling and met with a general surgeon as well as plastic surgeon to have this... READ MORE

Why Am I Not in Pain After Full TT, MR, Hernia and Appendix Surgery on June 19? (photo)

I had the surgery on 6/19. The night of the 6/19 I was in pain getting in and out of bed but the next morning I walked and it was uncomfortable. Thursday I took myself off... READ MORE

Recent comments from RisK

I remember that. My 1 week away post referenced what you're going through right now. You have all the time you need to make a decision you're comfortable with so take your time like you said. READ COMMENT

It's never crazy to get another opinion. It serves as a validation for your decision and thats worth $200 minimally. Excellent news on your hernia. You're going to look and feel amazing after all is said and done. I took 3 weeks off... READ COMMENT

My scars are even lighter now as I approach the two year mark. I highly recommend him. He's very personable once you get to know him and will answer whatever questions you have. READ COMMENT

Hello. Yes, Dr. Steve Smith was my PS and he's fantastic. For hernia repair Dr Smith will most likely recommend Dr. Chickwumah for hernia repair he's out of Hartford Hospital and he is the man you want to repair your hernia. He and... READ COMMENT

You look great! It just gets better and better as you heal. right now it's early so you're still swollen not swollen swollen not swollen she really not getting the full image of what you're going to look like but at this point amazing... READ COMMENT