I consulted Dr. Terino about a Tummy Tuck 2 years after the birth of my 3rd child, although I had loss the weight gained during my pregnancy I had stretch marks and a bulge. I tried exercising but it hadn't made a big difference Dr. Terino suggested a modified adominoplasty which is less invasive surgery. It has been 6 weeks now and I am extremely happy with the results. more
I did not want to enter my 60's with a growning abdomen and waist. Let's face it, it happens. I have thought about it for 2 years and decided that if I was going to do this I needed to jump in with both feet.
The pain for the first week was the worst. Keep up on your meds and it will be tolerable. After that it is a no brainer. I was off work for 3 weeks. Not good, but necessary.... more
I had a great experience I never would have done this if I didn't have a hysterectomy at the same time.. I am so glad I did it!!The hysterectomy was totally unexpected thought my problems could be fixed with hormone adjustment so when he said we are going to cut you open were your c-sections were I said I should get tummy tuck while I am at it. I love my results even though I am still... more