mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago
Blood Clot in Leg and 1 in Each Lung 4 days Post T - I had an extended Tummy Tuck on 10-9 and it was done out patient through the doctors surgical suite., My foot began bothering me on thursday and i treated it like it was a pulle...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
Tummy Tuck 1 day post op and concerned!! - I had an extendedd tt yesterday and came home yesterday. The surgeonsaid everything went well but when I took off the binder to adjust it I noticed I do not have a flat stomach. It...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
Extended Abdominoplasty Oct. 9th - I am scheduled for my extended tummy tuck on October 9th and just like before I had my RNY I am getting anxious when thinking about going under and not waking up. I know it's si...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 6 years, 6 months ago
How to get your insurance to approve for plastics? - I heard that if your insurance won't cover a panni due to no rashes or irritations that if 3 surgeons sign off on it saying that you do need it that the insurance will pay for i...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 6 years, 6 months ago
How to get Back on Track POST OP - I am almost 3 years out and find myself having fallen way off the wagon. I have put on about 10lbs but I keep telling myself it's bounce back weight. I have not lost any weight ...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 7 years, 7 months ago
Where to go to Become an OH Support Group Leader? -  I made a post a while back stating that I just started a support group here in my town and someone had mentioned I should become an OH Support Group Leader but I can not find how ...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 7 years, 7 months ago
Topic for Support Group Need Ideas -  Hi everyone, I am having trouble coming up with a topic for my support group tomorrow night. We have talked about exercise, the 7 steps to success, the emotions you go through pos...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 7 years, 7 months ago
TT/Panni Consult - Check -  Well I went for my first visit to a plastic surgeon yesterday. Which was my 18 month post op anniversary. I acutally forgot about it lol. I guess I was too nervous about my appt. ...

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mrschriscross wrote a blog post 7 years, 7 months ago
Plastics Journey begins -  Had my PS consult and just have to wait 3-4 weeks for my insurance to make a decision on a Panni which the surgeon said he can tie in and make it a TT I just have to pay the diffe...

mrschriscross wrote a blog post 7 years, 8 months ago
18 months Post Op -  Well it's been almost a year and a half since my gastric bypass. Things are well. I am not where I would like to be weight wise. I am about 30lbs away. Most of it is in my middle....

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 7 years, 8 months ago
Need a Kick in the A** -  I have gotten back into some old habits and I am finding it really hard to get back to basics. I find most of my problem is snacking at night. I have gained 2lbs. But have been bo...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 7 years, 9 months ago
Doctor Visit today to get Letter of Medical Necess -  I am aware there is a chance that my ins. might not cover for plastic surgery to remove the excess skin on my stomach but my PCP has to submit a letter of medical necessity and I ...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 7 years, 9 months ago
Running a Support Group -  I am running a support group in my area and am interested in trying to get some free samples for all of us to try. Does anyone know of where I might look or contact about possibly...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 7 years, 9 months ago
Frequent Headaches??? -  I have been getting frequent headaches for the past few months. I just had bloodwork done and everything came back fine except my Vit D was low about 21 or 25. Can't remember whic...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 7 years, 9 months ago
Trying to get the Plastics ball rolling... Am I do -  So I saw my PCP last week who basically told me Ins. will not cover for me to have plastic surgery on my tummy. I have an apron that comes around to my side and looks like a sidwa...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 7 years, 9 months ago
Insurance Coverage after Gastric Bypass -  I was just wondering if anyone had their insurance cover a Tummy Tuck (or something similar). I have also heard about CareCredit has anyone used that as well. I don't have good cr...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 7 years, 10 months ago
Helpful Websites for Bariatric Patients -  I just started a Bariatric Support group in my town and thought it would be nice to hand out a list of helpful websites for people to reference. I know of some bariatric foodie, H...

mrschriscross lost 4 lbs since Oct 20 8 years, 1 month ago

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 8 years, 1 month ago
How many Calories 1 Year Post Op?? - I have been hearing so many different things on how many calories I should be consuming at 1 year out. I am down 105lbs and still have 35lbs until my goal. I was told by the Nut th...

mrschriscross wrote a blog post 8 years, 1 month ago
1 Year Post Op Already! with Video - Yesterday October 19th 2011 was my 1 Year Gastric Bypass Aniversary. I started at 320lbs and currently weight 217. I am roughly 40lbs from reaching my personal goal. I admit my wei...

mrschriscross lost 3 lbs since Jul 07 8 years, 1 month ago

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 8 years, 1 month ago
1 Year Surgiversary! with Video - Yesterday Marked 1 year that I had my Gastric Bypass. What a journey this has been! I have 40lbs more to go until I am at my personal goal. I made this video to show how far I have...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 8 years, 3 months ago
Trying to Plan ahead and need some input - XPosted to the PS Forum as well, but I thought there may be some post PS people here that don't frequent the PS forums. Would it hurt to meet with a plastic surgeon now? I kn...

mrschriscross posted a discussion topic 8 years, 3 months ago
Would it hurt to Meet with a Plastic Surgeon now? - I know I am going to need some plastic surgery in the future and while I am only 10 1/2 months out and have a bit of a wait ahead of me I was curious about something. Would it hurt...
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10/19/2010
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Nov 15, 2009
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