Weight Loss Surgery - I had gastric by pass and lost 240 lbs

03-22-2003, 06:05 PM
J had gastric bypass surgery in oct 2001. I have lost 240 lbs. I stated at my highest weight which was 420 lbs. I now weigh 180. On march 27th im going in for a tummy tuck because all the exess skin is causing extreme pain in my lower back. So if you have any questions on gastric by pass let me know i would be happy tp help!!!!!!::)

1 of our fat people
03-22-2003, 09:15 PM
Hello RiZach... what's your name? Where is Burke? I am from Smyth County in Virginia. I am scheduled for open rny on April 2 at Russell County Medical center.

Glad to have you!


03-23-2003, 07:48 AM

Terrific weight loss!!

Post more so we can get to know you, we're a friendly bunch.......I swear :D

Patty I can answer the question where Burke is. It's a burb of Washington DC. Fairfax County. Not far from where I was born and raised.