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How Long Do I Have to Wait to Get my Belly Button Pierced?

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Tummy Tuck And Belly Button Piercing?

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Thank you for the question.

Assuming that the bellybutton is healing nicely  and that revision surgery will not be indicated piercing can be done anytime after 3 to 6 months. 

Best wishes.

Piercing after tummy tucks

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I like to have my patients wait about 3 months after the surgery before they get their belly button pierced.

Ronald Schuster, MD
Baltimore Plastic Surgeon
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