on 8/8/13 1:42 pm - Oakville, Canada
I have just had my orientation meeting at Toronto Western Hospital ..... I live in Oakville and would DEARLY love to get to know (either in person or just on-line) any other persons who live in my area who are beginning the same adventure that I am, or have already had the surgery ..... PLEASE .... I really, really would like to get to know someone local !!
on 8/9/13 1:40 am - Canada
Go onto forums, click on international and choose Ontario. There you can find a lot more people to connect with from your area :)
on 8/9/13 4:48 am - Oakville, Canada
Tks for the advice.....I will definately try that !
I had my surgery through Toronto Western last October (actually had surgery at Toronto East General, but I had all of my appointments through Toronto Western). I live in Milton, so not too far from you! Feel free to private message me anytime with questions!
Referral - December 2011 * Orientation TWH - March 13th, 2012 * Nurse Practitioner - April 17th, 2012 * Nutrition Class - April 17th, 2012 * Social Worker - April 24th, 2012 * Dietician - May 1st, 2012 * Psych - May 1st, 2012 * Surgeon - August 17th, 2012 * PATTS - Sept. 12th, 2012 * SURGERY TEGH, Dr. Cyriac - October 16th, 2012
Starting Weight - 320 lbs * Current Weight - 178 lbs * Goal Weight - 165 lbs
on 8/9/13 4:58 am - Oakville, Canada
Wonderful...... I will definately try to get in touch with you ..... how do I send a private message ?
Milton here too!
there is a great support group that meets in Burlington and has members from Oakville. Next meeting is Aug 24. Check the Ontario forum for more info, plus there will be a more informal meet in Mississauga next Thursday. Look for Marny's post.
im just over two weeks post op and doing great. Feel free to pm me as well.
on 8/9/13 4:53 am - Oakville, Canada
Thankyou.....I will definately try to get more information about the support group ...... how do I search for Marny's posts....or do you mean in the future ? ....... I am soooo not good at getting around computer/chat programs that I need all the help that I can get !