Share Your Surgical Weight Loss Testimonial
Surgery Date: February 12, 2018
Starting Weight: 315 lbs.
Current Weight: 201 lbs.
What made you decide to have weight loss surgery? To become healthier - not just for me, but for my son too. I also wanted a better chance to conceive a baby without fertility drugs.
How long did it take for you to decide to have weight loss surgery? Not long. Once I learned about it, I was all in.
Did anyone either encourage or discourage you from having surgery? Everyone was supportive.
What do you wish you'd know before the surgery? Nothing. I asked the questions and learned everything that I wanted to know.
What kind of things are you able to do now that may have been difficult or impossible to do before surgery? I have more energy to get up and do things with my son.
Which conditions or diseases have you seen decrease or disappear since your surgery? I have PCOS and it has helped with that. Also I have a little growth that has shrunk.
Besides the external changes you have experienced, how has surgery altered your outlook on life, your emotions, and/or your relationships? It amazes me how much more confident I am with myself. It hasn't just changed my life, it changed my son's life in such a good way. People complement me and I feel they look at me really different. It has made such a great impact in my life and I don't regret any of it. I'm 100% happy.
Why did you decide to have surgery with Dr. Eibes? I was recommended to him.
What would you say about Dr. Eibes and his team? They are absolutely amazing, and I'm so glad I was able to have the opportunity to be a part.
What would you tell someone who is considering weight loss surgery? If you're doubting yourself - don't! Because life is short. This surgery has changed my life it can do the same for you.
Any additional information you would like to share? At the beginning I was so nervous if this surgery would work. I had my doubts, but now after a year, I know it was the right decision. Thank you to everyone. It has truly made a huge change for my son and myself. I couldn't be more happy.