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Finally approved and surgery scheduled!

Discussion in 'Upcoming Surgeries!' started by Judith Williams, Jul 14, 2017.

  1. Judith Williams

    Judith Williams Active Member

    Messages:
    21
    Trophy Points:
    10
    Surgery Type:
    Bariatric Gastric Bypass
    Surgery Date:
    not sure, still jumping through hoops for insurance
    Start Weight:
    296
    Current Weight:
    274
    Goal Weight:
    135
    Location:
    Brooksville FL
    After what feels like a very long time to me, I finally have a surgery date scheduled for August 10th. I am so excited and happy about it. Can't wait!
     
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  2. Tracy Lindenmuth

    Tracy Lindenmuth Bariatric Guru

    Messages:
    572
    Trophy Points:
    51
    Surgery Type:
    Bariatric bypass
    Surgery Date:
    December 22, 2016
    Start Weight:
    270
    Current Weight:
    165
    Goal Weight:
    135
    Location:
    Sunbury Pa
    You are going to be so happy when it is all done, good luck
     
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  3. Judith Williams

    Judith Williams Active Member

    Messages:
    21
    Trophy Points:
    10
    Surgery Type:
    Bariatric Gastric Bypass
    Surgery Date:
    not sure, still jumping through hoops for insurance
    Start Weight:
    296
    Current Weight:
    274
    Goal Weight:
    135
    Location:
    Brooksville FL
    Thanks, Tracy. I am so ready for this.
     
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  4. Carolyn337

    Carolyn337 Active Member

    Messages:
    82
    Trophy Points:
    27
    Surgery Type:
    Sleeve
    Surgery Date:
    8/21/2017
    Start Weight:
    337lbs
    Current Weight:
    327.1
    Goal Weight:
    203
    Location:
    Christiansburg, Va
    The day you have your surgery I will be going in for my pre op testing. Idk what that entails but I sure hope I pass! I am happy for you and am glad we're on the losing team.:D
     
  5. Judith Williams

    Judith Williams Active Member

    Messages:
    21
    Trophy Points:
    10
    Surgery Type:
    Bariatric Gastric Bypass
    Surgery Date:
    not sure, still jumping through hoops for insurance
    Start Weight:
    296
    Current Weight:
    274
    Goal Weight:
    135
    Location:
    Brooksville FL
    Can you believe my surgery is approved and scheduled, my pre-op is scheduled for next week, and they forgot to approve the pre-op. Hopefully it will be put through before the appointment. As for what it entails, I am told I will see my surgeon for an appointment and then go across to the hospital for whatever tests they do before surgery. And I will get my liquid diet drink from the surgeons office that day. Am told to expect 3 hours for the appointment. Other than that, I am clueless.

    I am so glad you got approved finally! Guess we will both be happy campers once we get through it and start our new lives.
     
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