The tummy tuck surgery is performed to keep the abdomen in shape and make it firmer and smoother. It is generally opted for by people having loose and saggy skin after major weight loss or pregnancy.
There are many variations of tummy tuck surgery and is chosen based on your anatomical profile. The types of tummy tuck surgeries include Mini tummy tuck, Standard tummy tuck, Extended tummy tuck and Circumferential tummy tuck to name a few.
1. What is abdominoplasty?
An abdominoplasty or tummy tuck surgery is about contouring the body by eliminating the accumulated excess fat, skin with the repair of weak abdomen muscles. The tummy tuck makes the abdomen thinner and firmer. It is not a weight loss surgery but a body contouring surgery.
2. What are the benefits of Tummy Tuck?
Firmer and toned abdomen shape
Makes the abdomen thinner, firmer and also improves the posture
Abdominoplasty surgery has a significant role in reducing stress urinary incontinence
Safe and reliable
3. Who would be an ideal candidate for this treatment?
People who have a major weight loss and women after pregnancy are good candidates for abdominoplasty.
4. Is tummy tuck same as liposuction treatment?
It is not liposuction, but one can choose to get liposuction along with a tummy tuck procedure for 360-degree contouring.
5. What is the recovery period after the tummy tuck procedure?
Hospital stay may be required for 1-2 days after the procedure as it is performed under general anesthesia. Office work can be resumed after 5-7 days, whereas driving should be avoided for at least 7-10 days. One can resume cardio activities after 2-3 weeks and strenuous exercise can be resumed after 1-2 months.
6. How do I get started if I am looking for this treatment?
You can with us as per your preferred date.