Location: MA
Member since 5/18/2010


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Reviews & Stories

June 2nd Tummy Tuck 31 Year Old Mother of 2 - Dartmouth, MA

Had my tummy tuck yesterday. had to be there at 6:30 am. they started everything right away. i remeber laying on the operating room table and putting the oxygen mask on my face - that was it. woke up feeling oo, not a lot of pain - no sickness (thank god, i was really ill after my lipo 9 weeks ago. i was home by 1:30 and slept for most of the day. the night was tuff as i kept waking up needing... READ MORE

Lipo to Abdomen, Hips, Flanks, Inner & Outer Thighs - Dartmouth, MA

I am 9 weeks Post op from Lipo to the abdomen, hips, flanks, inner and outer thighs. The lipo was phase 1 of my upcoming tummy tuck. My Doctor did not want to do lipo and tummy tuck at the same time because he feels it is to much trauma to the body. We also felt I would get better results doing the lipo first. I am VERY happy we decided to do the surgeries seperate. The surgery went well,... READ MORE

Recent comments from jj426

Hello, I was on vacation - sorry for the delay. I used Dr Fox, he is at The Fox Center in Dartmouth MA. READ COMMENT

Congrats on your surgery, sounds like you are doing great - I was still bent over at day 13 - and my PS told me not to try an force myself to stand straight - your body will do it on its own. I know all doctors are different so i'd... READ COMMENT

Dr Fox felt that doing both procedures at the same time was too much trauma on the body (I'm in good health & not overweight). He felt I'd have better results getting the lipo and healing and then doing the TT. Also, my initial... READ COMMENT

Few more things - take stool softner before and after surgery - so so so helpfull! Thats the best advice I got - and the binder you are given is so umcomfortable - once you are able - a body suit style compression garment is much more... READ COMMENT

Good luck with your surgery. I had my Tummy Tuck June 2nd - Best thing I have ever done for myself. Few tips that helped me a lot - If you have a recliner plan to sleep in it for at least the first week - If you dont have one then... READ COMMENT