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Looking for Local Support-West Milford, NJ

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Started by Morkiecoco, Sep 04, 2008 7:10 AM
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    Morkiecoco

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  • Location: NJ
  • Surgery: LAP-BAND
Posted September 4, 2008 - 7:10 AM

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Hi, I am new to the message board, and after 9 months of fighting with my insurance company, I finally got my approval letter. YAY!!!!

My date for the operation is 10/10/08, and before I know it, it will be here. I Live in West Milford, NJ, and I am having my Operation in Hackansack. It was the closest place to get it done with my insurance. My dr. does have support groups, however it is a hour drive for me. I was wondering if anyone lived close to me, or knows of a closer support group?

Thank you for any help.:thumbup:


    NJChick

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Posted September 6, 2008 - 12:05 PM

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Hi and Welcome !!

Are you having Dr. Ballentyne do your op? if so, he is WONDERFUL and so is Hackensack... I went there as well.

I don't know what hospitals are closer to you but they should have some sort of support groups, just call around.

I went to one at hackensack and this woman TOTALLY hogged the session which was a total turn off to me so I never went back. I really should though.

GOOD LUCK !!!!


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