Hypertrophic + Tummy Tuck

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How Do I Fix a Bad Belly Button Scar After Tummy Tuck?

I had a tt on 3-13-10 my belly button looks horrible it hurts really bad and i can see every stitch he used to close it on the outside surrounding it.... READ MORE

4 Weeks Post- Tummy Tuck. Prone to Hypertrophic Scarring. Suggestions?

I Had a Ftt 4 Wks Ago with Plication of the RA. I generally get Keloidal(hypertrophic ) scarring. What steps and for how long should I take to... READ MORE

Do I Need a Tummy Tuck/ BB Revision? (photo)

Hi, Im 7 months post op from my tummy tuck. I had a wonderful surgeon who was very patient with me through out this process. I am a African American... READ MORE

Hypertrophic Scar Revision? (photo)

My tummy tuck was performed on 8/2010. My healing process was tedious and I had rope like scars that often burned, stung and swelled daily. So, my Dr.... READ MORE

Hypertrophic Scar After Tummy Tuck

It's only been two weeks since my tummy tuck. I know i'm early in this, but I can see a Hypertrophic scar will be forming. It appears as though there... READ MORE

Can my Belly Button Be Fixed Easily and Should I Have to Pay for It? (photo)

Fifty yr old women. 22 yr ago 3 kids, (2 C-sec) & 11 months ago I had a tt with hernia rpr w/o MR. I asked the PS if I needed MR and he had me... READ MORE

Need a Revision Surgery for Bad Scars After Tummy Tuck Complications?

I had a tummy tuck that did NOT go as planned. Surgeon overcompensated and skin was left too thin and now have terrible blotchy hypertrophic scars.... READ MORE

Will I get a Hypertrophic scar with a tummy tuck?

I am planning a tummy tuck but am worried about the scar. About 7 yeas ago I had an emergency surgery to remove my appendix and it seems I have a... READ MORE

Can Copper Ointment Be Used with Sylicone Sheets on Tt Scars?

I have been using silicone sheets for the hypotrophic scar I developed. Been using these for two wks can I use copper ointment also? READ MORE

Is it possible to have a Tummy Tuck with a pre-exisiting midline hypertrophic scar? (photos)

Hello. I had a revision (a year ago) on a 7y/o open RNY scar in hopes that if it improved, I 'd be able to get a TT. The Dr. said the scar is high... READ MORE

Is this a hypertrophic scar? What can be done? (photos)

Had full TT with MR on 2/3/14 after massive weight loss of 120 lbs due to gastric bypass. Happy with how flat my tummy is, but my scar is horrible. I... READ MORE

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