Location: Ames, IA
Member since 1/5/2014


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Reviews & Stories

Tummy Tuck - Jan 23rd

My surgery is on Tuesday, Jan 7th. Getting pretty nervous now. Will take pics tomorrow. I am not sure what else to put here. I saw 3 plastic surgeons before deciding on Ganske and went with him because of his low key old fashioned approach. I didn't feel like he was trying to up sell me other procedures and was very direct. My surgery was postponed because I had a low grade fever and Dr.... READ MORE

Questions from TummyTuckJan23

Can you shower after a Tummy Tuck?

Many of the posts I have read talk about being able to shower soon after sugery (tummy tuck) and ways to keep the drains out of the way. My doc said no shower until the drains... READ MORE

Recent comments from TummyTuckJan23

Thank you for the comment! I found this site just a few days before my surgery, and hadn't really had time to figure out how to best use it. I am looking into it more now. This is a fantastic resource! As far as my surgery goes, I was... READ COMMENT

My doc said no shower till drains come out. Is this normal? He does not use a pain pump. Just the drains. Surgery is in 2 days. Getting nervous. READ COMMENT