i have very littel stretch marks but the most part that bothers me is my belly button it is very wrinkely
Is It Posible to Just Have Ur Belly Button Reshaped with out a Tummy Tuck?
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Umbilicalplasty can be performed without the need for undergoing abdominoplasty. A more aesthetic "belly button' can be created under local anesthesia.
Belly Button Reshaping with out a Tummy Tuck?
A small procedure called umbilicoplasty can create a more pleasing shape to your belly button. Umbilicoplasty can be performed on its own under local anesthesia, or it can be performed along with a tummy tuck. I would consult a local Board Certified Plastic Surgeon to discuss your concerns and your treatment options.
Larry Fan, MD
Thank you for the question.
Yes, the belly button can be “reshaped” as long as the patient's expectations are realistic. The results of these procedures tend to be localized only to the bellybutton and limited amount of skin around it.
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