I live in London, UK and am seven weeks post-op. Having benefitted from reading so many stories on this great website, I wanted to share mine in return. I appreciate that many people have had and will have different experiences with regard to various aspects (such as length of stay in hospital, pain, swelling, scarring, rehab, etc.) and that a lot will depend on factors that are personal to them and to their surgeon. Nevertheless, I’m hoping that my very positive experience might help put some people at ease and reduce their pre-surgery nerves.
I had a BHR on 12 June with Prof. Fares Haddad at the King Edward Hospital in London. I was quite nervous before the surgery (never having undergone any, or even … Read the rest