The aftermath so far: painful

So my day surgery turned into an overnight stay at the hospital due to severe pain, the inability to use some of my bodily functions and the nausea. Dr. Guan and a female fellow surgeon (I can't remember her name) handled me with precision. My surgery was scheduled for 7:30 a.m., but I didn't actually … Continue reading The aftermath so far: painful

Countdown to painfree

I can’t stop shaking. Even as I type this my hands tremble gently. Tomorrow is the big day. I’ll be out of surgery by this time tomorrow (hopefully). I’m sitting here on my lunch break, trying to calm myself. Telling myself over and over that it’s an outpatient procedure, so I shouldn’t be this nervous. … Continue reading Countdown to painfree