Obese + Tummy Tuck

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My Doctor Says This is "A Perfectly Well Done Tummy Tuck". What Do You Think? (photo)

Almost 2 years ago I had a full tummy tuck. I was once obese and after I lost a lot of weight (from 308lbs to 187), I decided to do the tummy tuck.... READ MORE

Can an Obese Person W/hx of Abdominal Surgeries and Hernias Have an Abdominoplasty?

I have a history of abdominal surgeries inc. hysterectomy and 2 hernia repairs. The left side of my gut has always been a bit larger than the right,... READ MORE

Is Intense Exercise to Build Muscle Before Tummy Tuck And/or Body Lift a Good Idea?

I'm 17 & 6'2. used to weight 330lbs the end of 9th grade & that's when I changed. Now I'm 210lbs. I have a lot of loose skin... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck with While Obese? (photo)

I have lost over 100 pounds with diet and exercise , but still have another 80 to 100 pounds to go. I weight 130 and I'm 5' tall I carry most of my... READ MORE

More Questions About Whether an Obese Person W/ history of Abdominal Surgeries Can Have an Abdominoplasty?

Last weekend I went to the ER as my abdomen appeared to shift alot in a short period of time. I didn't want to take any chances, given my hx. They did... READ MORE

Is It Safe to Have a Tummy Tuck - Either Standard or Modified - While Obese?

I know I should lose 80-100 pounds. But I would really like to improve my overall appearance now. I would like both my upper arms and tummy worked on.... READ MORE

Am I candidate for tummy tuck at current weight and bmi? Would other docs agree with mine?

5'2 200 lbs my bmi is like 37, says im obese. I really want a tt. The doc doing my surgery wants me to lose weight so that my bmi is 30 or under about... READ MORE

Obese and a tummy tuck?

I am obese at 280lbs and 5"10 I have been approved for a panniculectomy by ins and dr. You all suggested bariatric first, neither my family phys or... READ MORE

I Am Obese and Need Help in Making a Decision of a Tummy Tuck?

I am obese at 5"10 and almost 280lbs. I put on 100 lbs in a year following my hysterectomy 23yrs ago and have not been able to loose the weight, I... READ MORE

Can an Obese Patient Have a Abdominoplasty to Relieve Severe Pain from Nerve Depression in Abdomen?

I am 270lbs &haven't been able to lose weight. I had a lap band with partial stomach removal in 2008 and lost 17% of my wt. I don't eat much, I... READ MORE

After a tubal ligation, I was told my uterus was fused to my abdominal wall. What can I do to help my abdominal muscles?

What kinds of exercises can I do to help my abdominal muscles, and also make me a good candidate for a corrective surgery? What kind of surgery would... READ MORE

Can I have abdominoplasty if still classed as obese for my height? (photo)

Im 34 and a mother of 5 children age 4 - 14 at my heaviest was 17st im only 5'2 i know for my height i should be something in the range of 7st 8lb to... READ MORE

Has anyone remained on their oral contraceptive right before their tummy tuck/liposuction?

My PS normally recommends his patients to d/c their oral contraceptive 4 weeks prior to surgery but didn't instruct me to stop mine. He stated that he... READ MORE

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