Member since 10/9/2013


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Full Abdominoplasty with Lipo to Flanks and Exparel - Mandeville, LA

I am scheduled for surgery in one week. Very nervous and excited. I am 38 and have 3 children- 20,17,12. I haven't been happy with my abdomen since I was 17. I gained 60+ pounds with each pregnancy and managed to lose back to my ideal wt range each time. I am sick of seeing a stretch marked, hail damaged kangaroo pouch. Surgery is scheduled for October 16th. I will post all pics post op. Any... READ MORE

Recent comments from Mandevillela

5 days postoperative and finally moving around well. Incisional pain was first to abate. Muscular repair and post lipo are still severe at times. Valium at bedtime has been a lifesaver. I took my last pain pill this morning can not go... READ COMMENT

Surgery went well. I am able to get around w assistance. Pretty significant muscle spasms and incisional pain despite Exparel. I have awakened every 2 hours alternating ambulation, potty trips, and water with taking 1-7.5mg Percocet. I... READ COMMENT

I am happy that I am not alone. I am scheduled for 0830. Full TT with LP to the flanks. Keep in touch! I hope to be awake, alert, and moving tomorrow evening... all thanks to Exparel. HAHA! I HOPE. READ COMMENT

Thanks to everyone for the well wishes. Tomorrow is the big day and I am very nervous. I have hand picked my operating crew and pray that they are all looking out for me. I am also hoping Exparel lives up to all of the hype. Being a... READ COMMENT