Location: Federal Way, WA
Member since 10/3/2013


  • 22 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 6 questions

Reviews & Stories

Tummy Tuck & Hip/Flank Lipo

After losing nearly 85 pounds exercising on a regular basis and eating clean I finally feel better about myself overall, however, my stomach will not go down anymore. I thought It was just stubborn fat only to find out much of it was loose skin. Very heartbreaking to learn this but relieved at the same time. Just wasn't anything I could do. SO after 3 consultations and advice on this site I... READ MORE

Questions from GettingFit4Me

Am I a Candidate for Smart Lipo? (photo)

I'm recently lost about 73 pounds and can really see a difference in all areas of my body however my stomach and flanks are the problem children!!! I really want stubborn lower... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck with Lipo scheduled in 5 weeks - Scared out of my mind?

I have been overly obsessing about procedure reading reviews about skin necrosis, infections and bloods has me scared out of my mind. I am 29 with no serious medical... READ MORE

Exposed to second hand smoke 15 days before TT?

I was at my cousins and there was smoking. I stepped outside several times to remove myself but at certain times I would cause a woof of the smoke... Should I cancel my... READ MORE

Would spanx or full body compression garment be ok to be replace abdominal binder with?

I HATE this abdominal binder. It won't stay straight and constantly riding off my sides so its basically not serving it purpose with me. Would spanx or full body compression... READ MORE

Concerned. Swelling on Hips/Flanks? (photo)

I am 5 days post op with no complications. Feel very blessed to say I have had it easy compared to others. However, I have MAJOR concern with the state of my lipo! On post op... READ MORE

Seroma draining 60 CC every week! Will this go away on its own?

My drains were pulled out on post op week 3 and now on post op 5 I've developed seroma that consistently drains 60 CC every week. Will this go away on its own? Do I have to... READ MORE

Recent comments from GettingFit4Me

Yes!!! I'm glad I choose him. He and his staff were very patient with me!!! READ COMMENT

I absolutely love my a results!!!! My tummy is FLAT!!! Only complication was minor seroma. I will be sure to post updates soon. Dr. Stridde and his staff are highly recommended by me! READ COMMENT

I know what you mean about the back pain... It's a killer! I'm doing surprisely well although my cycle started a few days ago and boy am I BLOATED. Not to mention I hate this dang drain. Its such a nuisance. Everyday I pray it will be... READ COMMENT

If you feel too nervous you may want to wait but if it's getting very bad it's worth a try. I'm on Oxcy I told myself once I rub out I will switch to Tylenol Ex READ COMMENT

Yes I washed my hands well... Put on gloves and with the help of mom changed it. Wasn't too bad. READ COMMENT