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Lissa

LAP-BAND Patients
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Lissa last won the day on July 22 2012

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About Lissa

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    Wild N Crazy Sleeve Gal :)
  • Birthday 09/12/1966

About Me

  • Gender
    Female
  • City
    Vero Beach
  • State
    FL
  • Zip Code
    32966

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I've posted this all over the place, but I had serious health complications in May/June of 2011. My doctors had a talk with me and told me that I wouldn't live another year unless I lost a bunch of weight in a hurry. I'd already been looking into WLS, but that talk convinced me it was definitely time. I had deep vein thrombosis (blood clots), pulmonary emboli (2), rheumatoid arthritis in my knees, borderline diabetes and sleep apnea.

I was sleeved on August 30, 2011 and I've been high energy ever since. No complications and I've lost 94 pounds as of April 28, 2012, so less than 8 months. I'm anticipating 100 pounds lost by May 15, 2012, so I can join the Century Club!!

I advocate for WLS every chance I get and I am constantly on the lookout for those NSV's or Non Scale Victories!

Age: 52
Height: 5 feet 8 inches
Starting Weight: 352 lbs
Weight on Day of Surgery:
Current Weight: 239 lbs
Goal Weight: 190 lbs
Weight Lost: 113 lbs
BMI: 36.3
Surgery: LAP-BAND
Surgery Status: Post Surgery
First Dr. Visit: 01/01/1970
Surgery Date: 08/30/2011
Hospital Stay: 1 Day
Surgery Funding: Self Paid
Insurance Outcome: n/a
Lissa's Bariatric Surgeon
Riverside Surgical & Weight Loss Center, LLC
13837 US HWY 1
Sebastian, Florida 32958
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