If you are considering Abdominoplasty / Tummy Tuck surgery, you may wish to have several questions answered.
A surgical procedure designed to remove excess skin and fat from the middle and lower abdomen. It can also improve muscle tightness and skin tone especially after multiple pregnancies or dramatic weight loss where skin has been stretched on the abdomen.
Abdominoplasty / Tummy Tuck surgery
Abdominoplasty, more commonly known as a 'tummy tuck', is a surgical procedure designed to remove excess skin and fat from the middle and lower abdomen.
You may choose to undergo abdominoplasty for a number of reasons:
To remove a large fat deposit
To remove loose abdominal skin
To improve skin elasticity if you are an older patient
To improve your muscle and skin tone after multiple pregnancies
The following frequently asked questions and answers (FAQs) will give you a basic understanding of the procedure – when it can help, how it’s performed, and what results you can expect. These may not answer all of your questions, since a lot depends on your individual circumstances.
Your surgeon will be able to help you with any further concerns you have about how the procedure will affect you personally.