Member since 9/22/2013


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Loving my Lap Band; Paid $10, 000.00 Houston, Texas. Dr. Reilly

I am at 5 weeks post surgery, loving it so far! 31 days of liquid diet, no vomiting or nausea whatsoever! I have never been hungry at all. I paid cash, insurance wouldn't help at all, but I will not pay for any after care for a full year. Surgeon was great, staff was awesome, recovery very quick, stayed off work only a week. Only problem I had was after my 1st adjustment, two days later,... READ MORE

Recent comments from Shellyinhouston

Yayyyyyyyy! Yes I knew insurance required 6 months, it's normal. Yes keep me posted! I would love to know how things are going for you! READ COMMENT

Please keep me posted. I would love to hear your story. There are a lot of resources available. ;))) READ COMMENT

Doing very well thanks. My company changed insurance my 3rd month into it, I then got discouraged, then still wanted it so badly I went on with it, so I paid cash but all aftercare for 1st year included so, I wish you the best of luck... READ COMMENT

It is really just slow right now, only 4.1 cc. In my band at this time. Doctor says safest to lose 2-8 pounds per month. How much are you trying to lose? Good luck! Keep in touch! The surgery is very easy, you will feel fine the... READ COMMENT

Tightening sends signals to the brain that you are not hungry, we can not eat very much but are very satisfied, new stomache can not fit more than 1/2 cup at a time normally, I can not even finish a kids meal & not hungry again for like... READ COMMENT