Landsman - you'll be out like a light and won't feel a thing....(can't say that I knew about this either)
I also didn't know till a few monmets before surgery that I'd be tilted head down and that my face would ballon out....And that my dad and sis shouldn't freak out when they see me..As it turned out - I didn't ballon too much.
Age 54 - 5'11" 205lbs
Overall Heath Condition - Good
PSA - July 2007 & Jan 2008 -> 1.3
Biopsy - 03/04/08 -> Gleason 6
06/25/08 - Da Vinci robotic laparoscopy
Catheter in for five weeks.
Dry after 3 months.
10/03/08 - 1st Quarter PSA -> less then .01
01/16/09 - 2nd Quarter PSA -> less then .01
Surgeon - Keith A. Waguespack, M.D.