DonnaMaria posted a discussion topic 3 years, 9 months ago
On Thursday I had a revision to the gastric bypass. I have now had the band, the sleeve and the bypass.
My question is, did anyone experience a lot of pain after the surgery? My surgery took an hour and a half so my husband feels they probably
DonnaMaria posted a discussion topic 5 years, 2 months ago
Okay, on January 5th I went to the ER aspect my surgeon due to pain around the lap band area. They did emergency surgery. A week ago I got a letter saying they wouldn't approve the surgery due to the fact that the doctor was out of network. He isn't so
DonnaMaria posted a discussion topic 5 years, 4 months ago
So I had the gastric sleeve a little less than two weeks ago. Today I was watching the food channel for about an hour. Finally my husband came in and said "how can you watch food shows when you are only drinking liquids"? It occurred to me that I hadn'
DonnaMaria posted a discussion topic 5 years, 5 months ago
Hi. After a three year fight to get the sleeve I am having it February 2nd. I had emergency surgery January 5th to have my band out.
I just met with the surgeon Wednesday and he kind of scared me. Went over the chances of leaks, possible compl
DonnaMaria posted a discussion topic 5 years, 8 months ago
Hi. I just got my letter in the mail today. My surgeon recommends I get the band out first, wait two months and then get the sleeve. My husband doesn't like the fact that I will be having two surgeries.
Anyone else have the band out first? How
DonnaMaria posted a discussion topic 5 years, 9 months ago
My name is Donna. I have been a member here since 2006 when I got my lap band. I got a call on Thursday that my revision from the band to the sleeve has been approved. I have been trying since 2012 to get the sleeve. It took changing insurance companie