It just dawned on me...

kayleystar
on 1/4/15 7:58 am
RNY on 01/06/15

So, I have never had surgery before, and it just dawned on me that I'll be naked during the surgery. Oh lord. 

They are about to have 400 lbs of jiggly fury on their table! lol

I know, they've seen it all, just makes me laugh a little thinking about it.

Highest Weight: 412 | Day of Surgery: 385 | Current: 341
Surgery Date: 1/6/2015 

    

  

Berryhoosier
on 1/4/15 8:03 am, edited 1/4/15 8:03 am
RNY on 12/17/14

I had that same thought pre-op. It doesn't help that my surgeon and his assistant are both extremely handsome. Oh, well. I'm so thankful for my surgery now none of it matters!

  

 

Soon_2_b_skinny
on 1/4/15 8:12 am
RNY on 12/02/14 with

Yes unfortunately modesty goes out the window at a hospital. Lol. But is for the best and they see it multiple times a day. It can make post op appointment a little strange but oh well thats why they do what they do. 

http://bypassgal2014.blogspot.com

    
Poodlemac
on 1/4/15 9:40 am
RNY on 09/26/14

I had the same thought and tried to make a joke of it by apologizing to the nurse anesthetist who was a hoot!  He told me only the part they were operating on would be exposed to the doctors. I don't know if it's true or not, but I felt better about it!  My doctors do 2 surgeons also and they're both total hotties!  Then he gave me a little ****tail and I didn't care what they did!  Poor guys. 

    
cspotrun
on 1/4/15 11:47 am
RNY on 07/01/14

and then I come out of surgery with a catheter so I know at least someone in that room was "down there".  

Karen   

    

poet_kelly
on 1/4/15 1:15 pm - OH

They put sterile drapes over everything but the area where they are working.

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crazy4birds
on 1/4/15 1:26 pm
RNY on 12/02/14 with

My bladder froze up after surgery and after they had already taken the catheter out.  Had to be straight cath'd 3 times.  The first two times my male nurse got a female nurse to do it.  The last time he asked if he could do it and since he stood there the first two times and watched I told him to go ahead.  They are professionals and this stuff is what they deal with all day. I'm old enough that when I had babies OB/GYN's were usually males.  

      HW: 240   SW:  224   Goal:  130 

TheNewT
on 1/5/15 5:44 am
VSG on 08/04/14

Naked and had a visit from dear old Aunt Flo (the witch). So whoever cath'd me really earned their paycheck that day.

        

Dcgirl
on 1/5/15 5:51 am - DC
RNY on 12/16/13

Ha!  Me too!  I read this and was thinking, I was naked and had my period :)

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