Renata H., Stockton

Location: Long Beach, California
Member since 10/9/2013


  • 394 total posts
  • 3 reviews
  • 7 questions

Reviews & Stories

The First Day of the Rest of my Life...- Pleasanton, CA

I consider it an honor to share my story with all of you. I have been heavy all of my life but never really realized just how heavy I was. Confidence was something that I always showed others even while on the inside I was dying... literally. Some say I took the easy way out... I say, Walk a day in my shoes and then determine that. I suffered with knee problems, sleep apnea, high... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck After Major Weight Loss - Stockton, CA

Dr. Williams is the best ps ever!! Kind, caring, informative, and always has time for your questions no matter how silly they seem or long it may take. He pays close attention to detail. I will be seeing him again for my MEDIAL THIGH LIFT which is scheduled for 12.12.13. I can hardly wait... I love the new and improved ME READ MORE

Excited and Have Alot of Questions.... -Stockton, CA

Hello all!!! I am anxiously awaiting my procedure. I am having a MEDIAL THIGH LIFT. My doctor says he expects to take off at least 8 liters of excess skin and fat. As I read the post my all of you I see things to get that I wouldn't even think of. I was told I will not be in a compression garment but rather bandages. What concerns me is how am I going to go to the bathroom. ( as far as... READ MORE

Questions from Renata H., Stockton

Incision for Medial Thigh Lift?

Hi, I am scheduled for a MEDIAL THIGH LIFT and will be receiving the long incision on the inner thigh. My question is is there another part of the incision at the extreme top... READ MORE

I am getting ready to have a medial thigh lift on Dec 12? (photo)

With the incisions down the inner thigh to the knee.. My PS told me I have approx 8 liters to be removed. My question is... My doc told me I will have staples to close the... READ MORE

Blood loss during medial thigh lift

Hello, I recently had a medial thigh lift where 4.8 pounds was removed off of each side. Once discharged I was rushed back to the hospital with a bilateral PE *pulmonary... READ MORE

Tattoo after Pulmonary Embolism: Is it Safe?

I had a medial thigh lift with some serious complications * feel free to read my review*. One of which was bi lateral pulmonary emboli. I have an IVC filer in place as well.... READ MORE

Medial Thigh Lift Complications ( Want tattoo after IVC filter and transfusions)

I had a medial thigh lift with some serious complications * feel free to read my review*. One of which was bi lateral pulmonary emboli. I have an IVC filer in place as... READ MORE

Question regarding revascularization of thigh after medial thigh lift

Hello, I was told that I have to have a procedure called "revascularization" * not sure of the spelling* after having a medial thigh lift with on going complication. Can you... READ MORE

Saphenous vein removed during thigh lift, and my femoral artery stops abruptly in my thigh. Will it cause circulation issues?

I had a medial thigh lift w/ complications I found out that my saphenous vein was removed and my femoral artery abruptly stops mid thigh in the place I developed a 17 cm... READ MORE

Recent comments from Renata H., Stockton

Sorry guys.. Just trying to still adjust mentally. Found out the love of my life, Kenny has cancer. So I've been laying low. My mind is trying to stay focused but,. Is hard READ COMMENT

Thank you everyone who commented and showed concern. I am still in pain and my leg reopened again. The opening is about the size of an eraser on a pencil. What has me troubled is it is ripping upwatd which is making the opening larger... READ COMMENT

Unfortunately your story sounds much like mine. I pray all is well with u now... READ COMMENT

I have exhausted my disability benefits. So I can no longer receive them.i just have to keep having faith that God will and is going to see me through. It isn't easy at all... tired of being in pain.. however I now have an... READ COMMENT

Thank you so very much. As for my housing no its not. I'm only allowed to be on my leg for 15 minutes at most and that is not nearly sufficient time when you work with kids... thank u for ur kids words READ COMMENT