VBG Revision

KRutledge
on 3/3/18 10:30 pm

Does anyone have any experience with Dr. Todd McCarty at the McCarty Weight Loss Center in Dallas, Tx?? I am looking to have a VBG revision. Thank you

Cathy H.
on 3/4/18 12:01 am
VSG on 10/31/16

What is a VBG?

5'3", CW: 165 Ultimate Goal: 150 ............. Livin' La KETO Loca!!
134 lbs lost since surgery, 195 overall!! Initial goal reached 9/15/17, (10.5 months)!
SW*: 299 GW: 175 HW 3/2015: 360 PSW* 5/2016: 330 *PSW=Prog Start Wt; SW=Surgery Wt

M1 -31, M2 -10, M3 -15, M4 -16, M5 -8, M6 -6, M7 -11, M8 -8, M9 -8, M10 -4, M10.5 -7 GOAL

Laura in Texas
on 3/4/18 5:47 am

Vertical Banded Gastroplasty. A very bad surgery.

Laura in Texas

52 years old; 5'7" tall; HW: 339 (BMI=53); GW: 140 CW: 150 (BMI=24)

RNY: 09-17-08 Dr. Garth Davis

brachioplasty: 12-18-09 Dr. Wainwright; lbl/bl: 06-28-11 Dr. LoMonaco

"If what you're doing doesn't work, change what you're doing - don't complain that it doesn't work."

Laura in Texas
on 3/4/18 5:44 am

I know Rocky513 had a revision from a VBG to RNY. She used a different surgeon but she is very vocal about how the revision saved her life. HERE is one of the posts she responded to.

Good luck!!

Laura in Texas

52 years old; 5'7" tall; HW: 339 (BMI=53); GW: 140 CW: 150 (BMI=24)

RNY: 09-17-08 Dr. Garth Davis

brachioplasty: 12-18-09 Dr. Wainwright; lbl/bl: 06-28-11 Dr. LoMonaco

"If what you're doing doesn't work, change what you're doing - don't complain that it doesn't work."

KRutledge
on 3/6/18 6:23 pm

Thank You So much!! I really appreciate it!

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