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SelyGee

LAP-BAND Patients
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About SelyGee

  • Rank
    Newbie
  • Birthday 02/02/1984

About Me

  • Gender
    Female
  • Occupation
    loan processor
  • City
    phoenix
  • State
    az
Hello my name is Sely and had my first consultation with Dr. Hilario Juarez yesterday and like anyone else i'm sure have thousands of questions. I'm glad I've taken the first step into what i'm hoping is a better life. >>> UPDATE: I originally went to Dr. Juarez who I'm sure is a wonderful Dr. However I felt as if his staff unfortunately was pushing me to get something done I was not comfortable with. I visited Dr. De Barros and I felt more comfortable about the way he guided me through. Long story boraaang I am now APPROVED for surgery after a first denial and also tried hard to getting a loan to cover the 5000 co pay. Life is good God is great and I am thankful! Point to take away, this is a long and sometimes stressful process but never give up on health.>> UPDATE: Dr. De Barros ended up having to have emergency hip replacement surgery the week of my surgery so I ended up having surgery with Dr. Anthony Galitsky who turned out to also be a great and very understanding Dr. and very informative and was happy to answer all my questions just as Dr. De Barros did. Overall very happy with the Weight Loss Institute of AZ

Age: 37
Height: 5 feet 4 inches
Starting Weight: 237 lbs
Weight on Day of Surgery: 240 lbs
Current Weight: 206 lbs
Goal Weight: 150 lbs
Weight Lost: 31 lbs
BMI: 35.4
Surgery: LAP-BAND
Surgery Status: Pre Surgery
First Dr. Visit: 01/20/2015
Surgery Date: 08/06/2015
Hospital Stay: 1 Day
Surgery Funding: Insurance
Insurance Outcome: 2nd Letter Appeal Approval
SelyGee's Bariatric Surgeon
Scottsdale WLIA Office
8575 E Princess Dr Suite 215
Scottsdale, Arizona 85255

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