Member since 6/14/2013


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  • 2 reviews
  • 5 questions

Reviews & Stories

A New Year and a New Start! - Santo Domingo, DO

Well, I booked my surgery with Dr. Rafael Estevez on January 30th, 2014. He still needs to confirm with me, but he had told me he had the day open. I as so ready for this! I had contact several different surgeons, and I was thrilled with his response to my continually questions. Knowing that I already feel confident in my surgeon has made it a lot easier for me to move of reward with my... READ MORE

Getting Beyond The Pain To A New Me! - Scarborough, ON

Sometimes we have to do something that not only makes us as individuals feel better, but that also helps us out health wise. This is one of my reasons for deciding to get a tummy tuck, breast reduction and lypo. My history I have always been overweight and it has always been rubbed in my face. I was the short, fat one in the family. I wish that I could say that I was good with dieting, but... READ MORE

Questions from LittleFlowerLady

Do I Have to Go off of my Anti-Seizure Medication for the Surgery?

I am looking at having a tummy tuck, breast reduction and lipo. I am concerned that I might have to go off of my anit-seizure medication (Gabapnetin). Since it is the only... READ MORE

Will Having a Yeast Infection Cause my Surgery to Be Put on Hold?

I tend to get yeast infections...especially when under stress. Would this cause a delay in having my surgery? So far, I have not found anything that would get rid of this... READ MORE

Do I Need Travel Insurance to Travel from Canada to the Dominican Republic for my Tummy Tuck and Lypo?

I need to know if I need to purchase additional travel insurance to go from Ontario, Canada to the Dominican Republic for surgery. Also, if so, where would I find that type of... READ MORE

Is it normal to get blisters and rash after breast reduction?

I am now almost four months past my breast reduction surgery and I still am having problems. I have a rash...or at least it looks like a rash....rough and red over one side of... READ MORE

I've had complications with dissolvable stitches. Are there alternatives methods that can be used for my upcoming Tummy Tuck?

After having my breasts reduced, I ended up with complications from the disolveable stitches. Five months have past and I still have areas that are erupting with blood and puss... READ MORE

Recent comments from LittleFlowerLady

That was really nasty! You should lodge a complaint with the Dominican better Buisness bureau! READ COMMENT

I have been coughing since day one of the operation....hurts, but not as bad as I thought it would. Now I am finally horking up the phlem. Nasty but helpful. READ COMMENT

Wish I actually had a cell phone so I could do that! But, I must be one of the last dinosaurs who still doesn't have a cell phone! READ COMMENT

Yes. He is amazing! He even made a house visit yesterday to get me a new drainage reservoir. READ COMMENT

Hey girl! You look amazing! I am now a week post op and still trying to keep my arms comfortable. Those faja straps really play havoc with the scars under my arms. Any hint on what to place one them to save my scars would be... READ COMMENT