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txflea

LAP-BAND Patients
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About txflea

  • Rank
    Guru in Training
  • Birthday 09/23/1970

Contact Methods

  • Website URL
    http://www.facebook.com/txflea

About Me

  • Biography
    I am just now starting my journey..
  • Gender
    Female
  • Interests
    I love to read, spend time with my family, and watch scary movies :)
  • Occupation
    House wife
  • City
    Brazoria
  • State
    Texas
  • Zip Code
    77422
I have not had surgery yet, I am in the process of looking at the options and also looking to see if my insurance will help

***UPDATE***

My insurance has agreed to pay for it, but I have to follow 6 months of the program before they will preform the surgery....so I am now starting my journey..........here we gooooooooooooooooo!

Update!!
I have finished my 6 month process and I was approved!! I have to go in for an EGD tomorrow (5-1-13) and then later tomorrow or Thursday I will call the Dr.'s office and we will set up the surgery date.

I am very nervous but excited at the same time :)

Age: 49
Height: 5 feet 5 inches
Starting Weight: 276 lbs
Weight on Day of Surgery: 273 lbs
Current Weight: 220 lbs
Goal Weight: 180 lbs
Weight Lost: 56 lbs
BMI: 36.6
Surgery: LAP-BAND
Surgery Status: Pre Surgery
First Dr. Visit: 10/16/2012
Surgery Date: 06/06/2013
Hospital Stay: Outpatient
Surgery Funding: Insurance
Insurance Outcome: 1st Letter Approval
txflea's Bariatric Surgeon
Methodist Bariatric Surgery Center
6550 Fannin
SM 1661
Houston, TX 77030
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