Category

lipoedema project

Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 23: Dr Dayan and Dr Smith post surgery in Germany

By | Dr Joe Dayan, Dr Josef Stutz, Dr Mark Smith, lipedema, lipedema project, lipoedema project, lipoedma | No Comments

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! Dr Dayan and Dr Smith reflecting on their time in Germany observing and learning from numerous surgeries. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XJRuh-edI2I] The Center of Excellence for Lipedema, part of the Friedman Center for Lymphedema Research and Treatment at Mt…

Read More

Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 22: Nicole’s story

By | diagnosis, Dr Josef Stutz, Dr Karen Herbst, lipedema, Lipedema awareness, lipedema experts, lipedema project, lipoedema project, lipoedma, liposuction for lipedema | No Comments

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! Nicole was diagnosed by Dr Karen Herbst at the FDRS (Fat Disorders Research Society) conference in Oct 2013, and then had surgery with Dr Josef Stutz in Germany in March & April 2014. Her story is so…

Read More

Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 20: Dr Josef Stutz, Dr Mark Smith and Dr Joe Dayan

By | Dr Joe Dayan, Dr Josef Stutz, Dr Mark Smith, lipedema, Lipedema awareness, lipedema experts, lipedema project, lipoedema project, lipoedma, liposuction for lipedema | No Comments

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! Drs Smith and Dayan trained in surgeries with Dr. Josef Stutz in Germany. Dr Stutz developed the use of WAL, Water assisted jet liposuction, specifically for lipedema. Drs Smith and Dayan are co-directors of the Friedman Center…

Read More

Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 19: Dr Joe Dayan and Dr Mark Smith

By | Center of Excellence for Lipedema in NYC, Dr Joe Dayan, Dr Mark Smith, lipedema, Lipedema awareness, lipedema experts, lipedema project, lipoedema project, lipoedma, liposuction for lipedema, Uncategorized | No Comments

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! After they trained all day in surgeries with Dr. Josef Stutz in Germany, I had the opportunity to informally chat with Drs Mark Smith and Joe Dayan about their experiences with surgery and their collaboration. In addition…

Read More

Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 17: Dr Gerhard Sattler, Dr Mark Smith, and Dr Joe Dayan in Germany

By | documentary, Dr Gerhard Sattler, Dr Joe Dayan, Dr Mark Smith, lipedema, Lipedema awareness, lipedema experts, lipedema project, lipoedema project, lipoedma, liposuction for lipedema | No Comments

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! Dr. Gerhard Sattler established tumescent liposuction in Germany in 1989 and has performed over 10,000 liposuction surgeries over the past 25 years.  His coaching about the intricacies of liposuction specifically for lipedema are invaluable. WARNING: graphic video…

Read More

Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 16 – Cassandra’s Story (part 1)

By | diet & exercise, Dr Josef Stutz, lipedema, Lipedema awareness, lipedema project, lipoedema project, lipoedma, liposuction for lipedema, Uncategorized | No Comments

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! I met Cassandra in Bad Steben, Germany in March when we were both having lymph-sparing liposuction surgery with Dr. Josef Stutz. She has two small children, and her love for them and her husband motivated her to…

Read More

Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 15 – We Want to Keep Moving (Netherlands video)

By | lipedema, Lipedema awareness, lipedema experts, lipedema project, lipoedema project, lipoedma, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! Though in Dutch (soon to be English and other languages captioned) this video is a great overview of lipedema/lipoedema or lipodem and women’s experiences. Very well done and easy to follow even if you don’t understand Dutch….

Read More