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How Long After a Tummy Tuck Should I Be Wearing Support Garment?

How long should I keep wearing support such as spanx?

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Compression garment

Hello. Thanks for your question . The compression garment must be used for a period of 4-6 weeks. Some patients feel a little safer with this garment and they use them for more than two months.


Dominican Republic Plastic Surgeon
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Compresson garment wear

Surgeons vary in their recommendations regairding compression garment wear with some surgeons not adving their use while others advise a mininimum of 3 weeks up to  3 months.

Otto Joseph Placik, MD
Chicago Plastic Surgeon
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