Location: Brooklyn, NY
Member since 3/27/2014


  • 32 total posts
  • 1 review
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Reviews & Stories

28 Y/O Scheduled for Lipo with Dr. Alvarez at Mia

Hello! I wanted to intro myself as I embark on this journey; I am a 28-year old career woman, no kids, no plans to have any. I have lost about 40lbs since June 2016 and I am realizing my lower belly ain't going down :( so I did lots of research and decided to go for lipo with Dr. Sergio Alvarez. I put my deposit down and am scheduled for March 22nd. I have LOT of fears - the cost, recovery... READ MORE

Questions from Alvarez_DollMarch2017

Low hemo levels, regular iron levels, beta thalassemia minor trait confirmed - is surgery still a possibility?

Hello, I am scheduled for liposuction at the end of March 2017 and just found out I have the beta thalassemia trait. My hemo level is at 10.5, but my iron and iron saturation... READ MORE

Discussions started by Alvarez_DollMarch2017

NYC-Based Masseuses?

I know about all of the well-known spas that do post-op massages in NYC, but has anyone gone to a smaller place or someone independent? Any recommendations would be... READ MORE

Recent comments from Alvarez_DollMarch2017

Ha! I had already commented on your other post! Would love to DM with you about this whole process, LMK if that's ok. Thanks! READ COMMENT

Thanks, I just saw you answered! I don't have SCD (strangely enough, I am a researcher WORKING on an SCD medication clinical trial right now), I have the Beta Thalassemia Minor trait (it's another inherited condition that makes it... READ COMMENT

I have Beta Thallasemia Minor Trait and I'm dealing with the same issue. Only a handful of doctors will even perform on a low-hemo patient. Knowing that Dr. Hananbergh will, I am going to reach out to him today. Thank you! READ COMMENT

You're kidding right? Why would this woman lie about getting cellulitis? This is why dolls are afraid to share their negative experiences, people jump on THEIR reviews and try and discredit them. It's insane. READ COMMENT

I got scheduled for 3/22! READ COMMENT