Location: 98004 - Bellevue, WA
Member since 7/8/2006


  • 20 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

Bilateral Mastectomy with Breast Reconstruction - Seattle, WA

17 years ago, at age 30, I was diagnosed with breast cancer. I opted to have a bilateral mastectomy. Dr. K was my plastic surgeon. At the time of the mastectomy, tissue expanders were placed under the chest muscle. Over the next 6 months, the expanders were filled to create room for the saline implants. Dr. K understood my concerns of wanting to look natural and not too big. Dr. K later made... READ MORE

Laser Hair Removal - I was tired of hair creping out of my bathing suit - Bellevue, WA

I was tired of hair creping out of my bathing suit so I opted for a permanent solution, laser hair removal. A friend had told me about a clinic in Bellevue and I made an appt. The laser treatment is fairly simple. Shave the area to be treated, apply some numbing cream one hour before the appt. The technician zaps the hair with a laser gun. The best way to describe the feeling is someone... READ MORE

Questions from Allison

Will Natrella inspira make a difference for a revision of last revision surgery? (photos)

4 weeks post op - I had breast revision surgery for capsular contracture and fat transfer to my cleavage/chest. The PS used Natrelle Silicone implants, Right side 265 cc and... READ MORE

Recent comments from Allison

Wow great work by your plastic surgeon. Did you have any tissue matrix? I'm 22 years out and had recent implant exchange revision with Alloderm and tissue expanders. READ COMMENT

I recently had breast revision surgery which failed. A new PS did corrective breast revision and he had to go back to tissue expanders. I am small 5'3 105lbs and the expanders feel huge. I am scared that the implants will be too big.... READ COMMENT

What type of implants did he use? Also, did he use any mesh or ADM? Did you have drains? READ COMMENT

Thank you for responding. I may schedule an appt. READ COMMENT