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Tummy Tuck with Lipo of Flanks and Upper Thighs - In 2 Days! - Austin, TX
- posted 2 years ago
- updated 2 years ago
- Worth It
- Cost: $9,600
- Kelly E. Tjelmeland, MD (Austin, TX)
I am having my procedure in 2 days - a tt with...
- 13 Oct 2010
I am having my procedure in 2 days - a tt with lipo of flanks and upper thighs in addition to an umbilical hernia repair. I have three kids (16,13,4). I am in great health and am hoping that recovery isn't too difficult. I will have help from my husband and mother-in-law for a week (love them!). I made a trip to Costco to load up the freezer, and have been cleaning and doing laundry all week. Can't wait to see my new tummy and be comfortable in my clothes again!
I am now 9 days out and recovery has been pretty...
- 24 Oct 2010
One thing I found interesting that wasn't discussed with my ps before surgery was the lipo he did above my belly button. When I was researching this procedure, I heard complaints about pooches above the belly button long-term. My ps did the lipo to prevent this from happening because often times it is really difficult to get the muscles as tight there as the lower abs. I thought that was GENIUS and really appreciate the time and effort he took there.
11 Days post surgery - Only drain taken out...
- 26 Oct 2010
My Doctor: Kelly E. Tjelmeland, MD
Highly recommended (from another surgeon). Very professional and took their time to make sure I was comfortable and had all of my questions answered. Did an AWESOME job.