Journey to a Lipedema Diagnosis with Lisa Marie Jones
Lisa Marie Jones talks about her journey of struggling to manage weight gain since she was a teenager, and of not finding out until later in her life that she has lipedema. She shares about the weight bias she has encountered with physicians until she found Dr. Amron. She has had successful lymph sparing liposuction surgery and invites us into her post-op consultation with Dr. Amron. Lisa Marie Jones, DBH, is Doctor of Behavioral Health and a professor and faculty associate for Arizona State University, Cummings Graduate Institute, and Kaplan University. Dr. David Amron is a dermatologic surgeon specializing in liposuction and body contouring in Beverly Hills, CA.
Our human compassion binds us the one to the other - not in pity or patronizingly, but as human beings who have learnt how to turn our common suffering into hope for the future.