Can Tummy Tuck and Gastric Bypass Be Done at the Same Time?
- Asked by Agu
- 10 months ago
Can Tummy Tuck and Gastric Bypass Be Done at the Same Time
In general this sounds like a poor idea.
With a well functioning bypass the expectation is for significant weight loss, and high likelihood of skin excess. If you have a TT before you lose weight, you will likely need another after your weight has stabilized.
There may be some exceptions to this general guideline, and your bariatric surgeon can let you know if he/she thinks it is worthy of consideration.
Thanks for your question, all the best.
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.