Surgical procedure of tummy tuck

What is tummy tuck

Tummy tuck is also known as abdomenoplasty which is a surgical procedure that helps to tightening the connective tissues and improve the appearance of your abdomen by removing excess fat from your stomach.

Process of tummy tuck:

During the tummy tuck procedure, your plastic surgeon makes incisions to remove the extra skin and fats which are present in your belly button and the connective tissues which lies over the abdominal muscles are then tightened with permanent sutures.

Benefits of Tummy Tuck

Tummy tuck restore the weakened core and strengthen abdominal muscles.

It improves the flexibility and slimmer appearance.

Most patient get their results in one month after tummy tuck procedure, and some patients get their results in 2 to 3 months.

The patients are amazed by difference after tummy tuck procedure, and the belly keeps getting flattered and better looking.

Pre op Instructions about Tummy tuck

1- Get lab testing and get medical evaluation.

2- Take certain medications according to your doctor and adjust your current medications.

3- Please avoid taking aspirin, herbal supplements and anti-inflammatory drugs and specially avoid smoking.

Post op Instructions

1 – Rest when you feel tired and try to walk each day.

2- Avoid to do much work, avoid exercise and strenuous activity.

3- For at least 6 weeks, avoid lifting anything heavy.