Monthly Archives: August 2005

Before Weight Loss Surgery Data

Wanted to give my pre-op bariatric weight loss data. Jeff Blankenship Age: 35 Vertical Gastrectomy (aka laparoscopic bariatric surgery) Surgery date: August 30, 2005 Pre-Op Height: 6′ (72 inches) Pre-Op weight: 325.5 pounds Pre-Op BMI: 42.9 Pre-Op Fat%: 39.8% Pre-Op Fat … Continue reading

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1 week to check-in for Weight Loss Surgery

Good afternoon: I have one week left before I check myself in at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco for weight loss surgery.  My weight loss has been fluctuating by 3-5 pounds over the course of the last three … Continue reading

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Life before the Weight Loss Surgery

I thought I had better write about my issues prior to having Vertical Gasrectomy weight loss surgery.  In 2003 I was at my heaviest of 392 pounds. I normally don’t have a problem with my weight, but I started to grow … Continue reading

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12 days to Weight Loss Surgery

I am 12 days away from having Vertical Gastrectomy weight loss surgery. I have to go do pre-operation stuff 8 days from now. I am anxious to get this done, but not so anxious about the pre-operation stuff my cardiologist … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Surgery Update August 2005

Were do I begin since my last Blog. February 28, 2005 was my last day at Ch2m Hill.  I went on to work for myself with one main contract in hand.  Things were going good and looking up as far as … Continue reading

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