Location: Canada, KY
Member since 2/3/2014


  • 165 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 7 questions

Reviews & Stories

49; One Daughter 7 Yrs Old - Late Mom - Did NOT Bounce Back from Pregnancy! - Miami, FL

Booked and committed (which means I paid already LOL) I dont mind being a bigger body but I do however mind what looks to me like I never had the baby! My stomach juts out - pulling it in is a feat of strength! I lost a bit gained it back lost it maintained it but the bulging belly never went away. So I am REALLY looking forward to the muscle repair. I have a belly button tattoo and belly... READ MORE

Questions from InaElaine

What do I need to prepare for my tummy tuck?

Some women talking about taking iron pills, or BMI or fat percentages - hemoglobin levels what the heck! I am flying in from Canada to Miami without any advance precautions? Is... READ MORE

What can I wear after the binder? I have a spot of necrosis on my incision. Will the compression garment harm healing? (Photo)

I am STILL in a binder when do I switch to the next garment? I am on day 24, I still have drains and a spot the size of a dollar coin of necrosis on my incision line. READ MORE

Inside stitches are visible now that necrosis has sloughed away through wound management after TT - what do I do about that?

I feel them and can see them in the wound, the dead skin has come off and it is healing but I wonder what to do about these stitches? Do they dissolve or do they need to be cut... READ MORE

Why do I have a red wet rash around the belly button 3 months post TT? It's weeping & crusting over daily. (Photo)

TT done April 05th, belly button was the first to heal! Now it has developed a red angry rash, and weeps! It isnt open the scar is fine and closed completely. I have been... READ MORE

Recent comments from InaElaine

Highly advise anyone thinking of using Ortega to think again. READ COMMENT

I am very sorry that happened to you - he is a very unskilled surgeon. Dr. Ortega is a butcher. READ COMMENT

Hi - thank you for asking how kind of you! I am ok I suppose. The scar left behind was/is insane. I must say I wouldnt return to this clinic and say I am much the wiser. The aftercare was horrible. Revolving door surgery - whooda... READ COMMENT

What surgery were you thinking of with Ortega? READ COMMENT