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jendela
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unhappy with tummy tuck
tummy tuck

Hello

I am not sure if this is the right place to post but I had gastric bypass 3 years ago and just recently in July I had a tummy tuck. My problem is that I am not happy with the results because the doctor did not remove all of the fat on my stomach like he said he would so basically I have two obvious rows of fat on my stomach. I still have to suck my stomach in because if I dont I look like I have a gut. I do not know how to approch the doctor about this because I feel he should correct this and I should not have to pay.

Any sugestions?

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Jenn

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drpousti


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La Jolla, CA
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  Cosmetic Surgery after Massive Weight Loss
January 18, 2010 3:02 PM

The most important part of proceeding with plastic or reconstructive surgery is finding a board certified plastic surgeon. This ensures a safe and high quality result. Depending on the (more)
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drsenderoff


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New York, NY
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January 18, 2010 8:48 AM

You should not feel uncomfortable about this issue. Your doctor will not take this personally. Confront your doctor respectfully and tell him/ her that you are unhappy. You may need to (more)
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