This is the nutrition sheet my surgeon gave me in my packet. I guess I'm happy about the options for post op diet? Not a long time on liquids
Preop is similar, 15 days before surgery have 4 protein shakes a day + 1 meal w/ veggies and 6oz of le
So I'm self pay and have my date of May 26
I am now working to lock down my loan (cost is $10,600)
The surgeon directed me to Prosper for a medical loan, but wanted to see who else people have used that are self pay?
If you dont
After playing a little phone tag with surgeons office manager today, have my surgery date of May 26 :)
There are sooner dates (beginning of May) but this will be good w/ the day off of work for Memorial Day
Calling me back tomorrow with
So, I know with VSG you shouldnt go that route if you have heart burn issues
I dont have any diagnosis of heart burn, and I dont even know if I have it. I do occasionally get a burning/hot sensation in the middle of chest normally if
So my wife and I met with the surgeon yesterday. We talked for a little bit, discussed which surgery he thinks would be best for me which is also the way I was thinking (VSG).
Am self pay, so dont have any hoops to jump thru with insurance, so
Lately Ive hated seeing pictures of myself... videos.... I've never had an issue seeing my reflection in a mirror, until recently... I hate it...
Was at our dog training last night (Rally Novice class w/ my labradoodle) and my wife to
Looking forward to my first appointment tomorrow at noon at surgeons office. Its only with I believe a physician assistant. 1.5 hour drive... They said its only like a 25 minute appointment.
I have a big list of questions I am going to run thro
I just posted a comment on a thread and thought I would share this. I havent had surgery yet and I absolutely love weight lifting in a gym. I found this program exploring BCBS website maybe 9 months ago.
It costs $25 to enroll and its
So, I've been stalking peoples pages and trying to add people as a friend so that I could check in on their progress, and get some motivation from their success.
I feel like some people have accepted my sent request, and now it seems
Went to an info session for Dr Wizman in South Florida
Found out I cant use my insurance as its excluded in my policy so would be cash pay
Process at the surgeons is a meeting with a physician assistant, then another meeting with the su