No Regrets

Location: Killeen, Texas
Member since 3/9/2010


  • 18 total posts
  • 2 reviews

Reviews & Stories

Losing Weight Thanks to Laparoscopic LapBand Surgery

I had my Laparoscopic LapBand Surgery on the 16th of Feb. 2010. I had a medical history of high blood pressure, edema, sleep apnea, arthritis, and 100lbs overweight. My BMI was 46. I was a ticking time bomb. So having this surgery hopefully has prolonged my life.I consulted with the anethesiologist and my doctor before the surgery about the operation, how they were going to put me asleep, and... READ MORE

Lifestyle Lift (Face-Mid-lift)

I had a facial(Mid-lift)surgery on 12-Jan-2010. I actually had 3 procedures done on me. My skin under the chin was not just tighten but he also put some sort of band, I think, under it, so it will never droop again plus my chin and neck was liposuctioned and sewed back tighly to the hairline . I had fat under my chin that hung and made me look older then I felt. It was a career choice and the... READ MORE

Recent comments from No Regrets

Hi Lorac, boy I feel your plight ! I have gained my weight back and then some. I have been checking into the Gastric Sleeve and will see if my insurance will cover it over here. I saw a doctor at the Alia Hosptal here in Kuwait, and he... READ COMMENT

Hi Dee, yes I think some doctors over here charge you by your status in society here. I know they have different prices for Kuwaitees, Third Country Nationals, and Expats. Some of us noticed that the prices for services for the... READ COMMENT

Hi Dee, I got the same quote so far from the new hospital (Alia) in Mahboula, Kwt. I am still searching around. The doctor I talked to, said I should do the Gastric Sleeve because it works better than the LapBand. Where did you get... READ COMMENT

Hopefully, if your surgery goes well with no complications as mine's did, you will be able to go to the bathroom on your own. There is only minor discomfort. Your doctor will tell you all the what not to do and eat before you leave the... READ COMMENT

Hello Mystified ! I am sorry about the experience you had with Dr Monsaur and all the unnecessary money you spent there at the hopital. I guess I was one of the fortunate ones that was able to get the operation at that time. I am glad... READ COMMENT