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About theskinnyme

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  • Birthday 07/22/1981

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    I'm tired of being fat, unhealthy, and unhappy. I am trying to lose 100lbs before my 30th birthday (7/22/11)
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I have been struggling with my weight for over 20 years (since I was 8). The weight has negatively affected my self-esteem, my relationships, my jobs...basically everything in my life.Once I made up my mind to get the lap band, I went through the process very quickly. Here's a timeline:12/5/09 - Group Seminar (starting weight = 245lbs)12/8/09 - EKG, Blood Test, got financing, scheduled surgery12/10/09 - got Upper GI12/13/09 - started pre-op diet12/22/09 - pre-op appt (lost 6lbs)12/29/09 - surgery (lost a total of 8lbs before surgery)My goal is the lose 100lbs and get down to 145lbs.

Age: 42
Height: 5 feet 7 inches
Starting Weight: 245 lbs
Weight on Day of Surgery:
Current Weight: 159 lbs
Goal Weight: 145 lbs
Weight Lost: 86 lbs
BMI: 24.9
Surgery: LAP-BAND
Surgery Status: Post Surgery
First Dr. Visit: 12/06/2009
Surgery Date: 12/29/2009
Hospital Stay: Outpatient
Surgery Funding: Self Paid
Insurance Outcome: n/a
theskinnyme's Bariatric Surgeon
Atlanta Bariatrics / Johns Creek Surgery, PC
6920 McGinnis Ferry Rd
Suite 340
Atlanta, GA 30024

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