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Tummy Tuck, Bbl , and Arm Lift Can It Be Done Together?

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Multiple surgeries at once

Hello and thank you for your question.

This is a topic that is best discussed with a board certified plastic surgeon. There are many factors that determine a patient's risk for surgery. One would have to take a thorough medical history and physical to determine your risk for multiple procedures. Generally speaking, the risks of complications increase with more than 5 hours of surgery.

Good luck to you.

New York Plastic Surgeon
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In healthy patients a tummy tuck can be part of multiple procedures.

It is impossible to comment on your particular situation but the combination of operations you lift is referred to as a mommy makeover. If you are in good health they can be performed concurrently.

Vincent N. Zubowicz, MD
Atlanta Plastic Surgeon
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Tummy Tuck, Bbl , and Arm Lift Can It Be Done Together?

I prefer not to do a TT and arm lift at the same setting. Many (rather most or all) patients need to use their arms to  get up from bed or chair after a TT, and this is way too much stress on healing arm incisions. The BBL could be done at the time of either procedure. 

All the best. 

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