A Detailed Overview of my TAC Experience with Dr. Haney

Thursday, August 3, 2017 – Arrival Day My husband and I flew into Chicago O’Hare airport. It was a direct flight from NY’s LaGuardia airport, which is only 15 minutes away from our apartment. While the nerves arrived well before this day, they really started to sink in when we touched down in Chicago. With…

You are your best TAC advocate

If you decide to get a TAC, brace yourself for the opposition you will be receiving. Stick to your gut and pray about it. Be your own advocate because, sadly, there won’t be many out there. My OB/GYN’s office is literally downstairs from my apartment building. When I exit my building to the right, there…

Baby Steps to my TAC

On April 25th, I took my first step towards getting a transabdominal cerclage by contacting Dr. Haney via email. Dear Dr. Haney,   I am writing to you in hopes that you can help my husband and I.   I am a healthy 34-year-old woman who resides in NYC. My husband and I have a healthy, beautiful 6…

Day 3

During Day 3 of my hospital stay, I awoke to sunshine flooding into the room. I placed my hand on my belly and Ezekiel was moving around and kicking. I smiled and thanked God for another day on earth with my baby. Despite the dismal news of Friday and Saturday, that Sunday, I felt hopeful….