Mrs. W - MarbellaBackground:
After thinking about it long and hard, and spending some considerable time soul searching and lacking in confidence, I finally decided I wanted to have surgery done. Since having my daughter by emergency caesarean, I had a pouch around my stomach area. I had also gained a lot of weight during pregnancy which, although I lost most of it, I didn't ever seem to be able to lose it from around my tummy. One of the main areas where I lost weight was by breasts (which weren't big to begin with!) I was so unhappy with my shape for years, and no matter what I did, it didn't seem to make a difference to these areas.
So, I contacted a few different surgeons, and decided upon Aria Medical Group. The reason I chose Aria was because of how I was made to feel during our first consultation. I didn't feel rushed. Any questions I had were answered, no matter how silly I thought they were. The care and attention to detail I was given made all the difference. I was made to feel welcome and everything was explained to me in simple terms.
My initial operation was for a tummy tuck. This was in November of 2010. After the success of this I decided to have breast augmentation and uplift in December 2011. Again, the same care and attention to detail was given to me at every stage. At the initial visits and at all the follow-ups, I was very well looked after. There are many follow up meetings, which is fantastic. On the day of the surgery, I was greeted at reception by Louise Truelove, the Patient Co-Ordinator, and shown to my room. The rooms are very comfortable and have everything you can possibly need. Once I had changed out of my clothes, I was met by Dr Marco Vricella and Damien Moore, the Specialist Nurse, where we went over everything once again just prior to surgery. The next thing I remember is waking up and being taken back to my room. It was over and I couldn't wait to see the results. Again, the hospital staff were all wonderful and very caring.Aftercare:
On returning home after I was discharged by Dr Vricella, I even received follow up phone calls and emails from Louise to ensure I was OK.Results:
I can't believe I waited so long to have the surgery, and would have no hesitation in recommending Aria and the team to anyone. The change in my life is incredible.
I decided to get some advice from Dr Vricella as two colleagues at work had had surgery performed by him. During my consultation Dr Vricella explained the procedure very clearly and in a manner which was very re-assuring.
Upper & Lower Blepharoplasty
I have to say I am so pleased with the results that I would recommend ARIA to anyone thinking of having eye bag removal.
‘Firstly I would like to express my gratitude to Dr Vricella and the whole team; you are all absolutely amazing and I can’t thank you enough for the care and attention I received from everyone and of course for my beautiful new look!
I’m recovering extremely well and almost in no pain anymore, have my follow up with Tanya this afternoon and I’m pretty sure she will be happy with my healing process’.