Hang tight the time will be here before yu know it! I had my band taken out on Wednesday and then converted to the RNY. I feel great..........this surgery was easier than the lapband 5years ago!! I am so sorry to hear you have had o deal with that left arm pain.......you will not miss the band!! I sure don't and I am so happy it is behind me now!!! Back to my sipping and walking!! -Holly
Band to DS on 6/18/11 6:34 am, edited 2/4/12 3:47 am
Unfortunately, I had to delete this post due to privacy concerns.
Got a lap band in 2008. Tried hard, but didn't lose much weight & developed swallowing problems. Fought my insurance company for almost a year & finally had a band to DS revision on 5/11/12. Have now lost 125 pounds. Yay!