Location: Godwin, NC
Member since 4/1/2014


  • 10 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

Tummy Tuck - Mixed Emotions - Raleigh, NC

I have said for 10-15 years that I would one day have a tummy tuck. I think I was partly serious and partly kidding. But, I decided to go for it. I am post-op day 13 and still not sure about my decision. One minute I am hopeful and excited, the next I a, worried, sore and uncertain. More to come. I am now post-op day 16. Truth be told, if I knew then what I know now, I am not sure I... READ MORE

Questions from Kdd3

How is groin pain after tummy tuck treated?

I had my tummy tuck March 25, 2014. It took almost 5 months for my incision to completely heal d/t an area of necrosis. My scar is thick and I have an area above the incision... READ MORE

Recent comments from Kdd3

My drains stayed in 13 days. There was no showering while they were in!! Oh my! Yes, bird baths only. I was able to bend over the kitchen sink for my hubby and BFF to wash my hair. I am a worrier. I worry about everything, even on... READ COMMENT

The drains were easy to deal with. Try not to worry about those. My 14 year old daughter even helped me without being queasy. It is a bulb, flip open the lid, empty the drain, squeeze the bulb, close the lid. Good luck with your... READ COMMENT

I went to work for 4.5 hours. I am now back home. My belly feels tight and this itching is driving me crazy!! I feel tired, but not awful. Glad I went and glad I am back home. READ COMMENT

Hi Daimaund- so sorry to hear this! I think I knew going into this that it would be hard, but I truly had no idea how hard it would be. If I knew then what I know now... Well, I am not sure I would have has the surgery. I know with... READ COMMENT

Thank you for checking on me! I rec'd a prednisone dose pack (would love to know when to expect relief). I was able to take my first shower in 13 days!! I am still itchy and blotchy. I took off the big surgical binder and switched to... READ COMMENT