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On 5/11/2019 at 3:09 PM, NoMoore said:

I'm so excited! My surgery date is 6/18 for VSG.

I'm scheduled for 6/17 and I see by your profile you're also in MA! Are you having it in Boston?

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1 minute ago, NEGirl72 said:

I'm scheduled for 6/17 and I see by your profile you're also in MA! Are you having it in Boston?

Yes! I'm having surgery at BMC with Dr. Pernar. What about you?

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8 minutes ago, NoMoore said:

Yes! I'm having surgery at BMC with Dr. Pernar. What about you?

I'm at St Elizabeth's in Brighton with Dr Pecquex. Small world! :)

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I have been scheduled for June 17 and insurance approval has been sent off. Here is to hoping they approve (I don't know why they wouldn't), and then surgery date will be set in stone!

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On 5/16/2019 at 6:55 PM, AshleyDosie said:

I have been scheduled for June 17 and insurance approval has been sent off. Here is to hoping they approve (I don't know why they wouldn't), and then surgery date will be set in stone!

Insurance approval received today!!! Can't wait for June 17th!

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17 minutes ago, KareBear714 said:

Have you guys bought anything for post surgery? I have no idea what to stock up on! I wish someone made a list lol

I got my Vitamins and supplements, Gatorade zero, Protein Drinks, sugar free popsicles, and sugar free jello/pudding. Anybody else want to add to the list?

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I got my Vitamins and supplements, Gatorade zero, Protein Drinks, sugar free popsicles, and sugar free jello/pudding. Anybody else want to add to the list?
I need to get Jello yet, but I'd add beef and chicken broth. I bought Decaf coffee, herbal tea and crystal light. I also picked up some small containers, a new lunchbox for going back to work, and several shot-glass sized measuring cups.

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I'm having mine on June 5th. I got insurance approval back in March, but I had a bunch of things coming up that would have gotten in the way. So, I'm sitting here, anxious as can be. All the insurance hoops you have to jump through are annoying. If I hadn't had to do that, I would have had it last year when I was just under my out of pocket max. It would have cost me 300 bucks total. Oh well, moving forward, just a few more weeks. Good luck everyone.
Mine is two days after. Congratulations!

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Good luck! My last appointment is in June. Then I will have met the requirements.

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May good fortune shine your way and speed your surgery date! You may be one of our Summer ❤s!

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I'm from the south so I'm making Decaf ice tea. I could drink that all day and usually do. I have taste tested the recommended Protein Drinks. I bought one that said cafe mocha, wow it had caffeine, lots. I can't take sugar substitutes so they said drink low sugar Protein drinks. There are several really good ones with 30 g of protein each. I was going to order some clear protein drinks. I remember when I had the band, I don't think I touched chicRemembken broth for years after that. Remember liquids in, liquids out so don't move slow.

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15 hours ago, AshleyDosie said:

Insurance approval received today!!! Can't wait for June 17th!

Congrats! The 17th will be here before we know it! :)

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