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About cher40rie

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Hi my name is Cherrie, I have not had surgery yet just starting of the paperwork. Going next week for my initial visit 2/11/14
I want to have he sleeve procedure done due to
I'm borderline diabetic
I have bad sleep apnea
I have degenerative disc disease
N two bulging discs
N pain in back hips n knees
I take Oxycodone for pain n I would love to live
Pain n pill free

I am new here I am applying to get the surgery. Hopefully I get accepted. I am very scared and nervous. Any one who can help me walk through this journey would be awesome.

So I am 43 and I weight 210lbs. I know that's not too much but I'm only 5'2" so that makes me highly overweight, my BMI is 37.9 and I have chronic back pain, borderline diabetes, bad sleep apnea, GERD, and Heart Murmur.

Height: 5 feet 2 inches
Starting Weight: 220 lbs
Weight on Day of Surgery:
Current Weight: 206 lbs
Goal Weight: 140 lbs
Weight Lost: 14 lbs
BMI: 37.7
Surgery: Gastric Sleeve
Surgery Status: Pre Surgery
First Dr. Visit: 03/27/2014
Surgery Date: 07/21/2014
Hospital Stay: 2 Days
Surgery Funding: Insurance
Insurance Outcome: 1st Letter Approval
cher40rie's Bariatric Surgeon
The CNY Bariatric Surgery Center
505 Irving Ave. IHP
Suite 1249
Syracuse, NY 13210

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