Location: Canada
Member since 3/8/2010


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  • 1 review
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  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Tummy Tuck After 25 Years, 3 Children - Oakville, ON

I had my first of three children over 25 years ago. I have had two c-sections leaving me with a tummy I don't want anyone to see, including my husband. So, I have finally decided to go through with it on April 21. I am feeling very anxious, yet excited. I will submit a pre op picture soon.  March 27/10 - I am very nervous.  I keep asking myself if I will be any... READ MORE

Questions from redapples

Is Giving my Own Injections with Drugs to Prevent Clots Usual?

Clinic has advised me that I will be shown how to give myself injections with anti-blood clot meds. Is this a usual practice? READ MORE

How Often is the Diaphragm Affected During a Tummy Tuck Procedure?

I am a singer and stage actor. I have read some reports of damage to the diaphragm. How common is it that the diaphragm is affected during a tummy tuck operation. Is there... READ MORE

Discussions started by redapples

Is an anesthetist rather than an anesthesiologist just as safe?

The surgeon I have had a consultation with uses an anesthetist rather than an anesthesiologist. Should this be a red flag? Or, is there really a great difference in skill?... READ MORE

Recent comments from redapples

That's always nice to hear. Thanks! READ COMMENT

Hi newmomat37: I had a tummy tuck without lip on April 21, 2010. And, yes, I wish I had the lipo on my thighs. Now, I can wear size 4, but they would fit much better if I didn't have the saddle bags. I thought I could get rid of... READ COMMENT

I have posted my pictures from nine months. Will post again at one year READ COMMENT

I had Dr. Julie Khanna from Oakville do my surgery. I am very pleased with the results. I am almost 4 months post op,and still have a little swelling, but healing very nicely. If you have any other questions, I would be happy to... READ COMMENT

Although she did get a lot of the stretch marks, there are still some small ones, which like your doctor said, were above the navel before. But I have to say the ones that are left don't bother me a bit. READ COMMENT