Tummy Tuck Q&A
Ultrasound + Tummy Tuck
I am nearly 3 weeks post tummy tuck with lipo. I am thrilled with my results, but the tightness from swelling is bothering me. I went back to work... READ MORE
I had 2 c-sections and two very aggressive tummy tuck with lipo which the doctor removed 25 pounds of fat and skin around my waist 2 years ago, I... READ MORE
After two weeks a catheter was put in for a seroma which remain in place for 4 weeks, I'm no longer draining but my stomach is just as larger as... READ MORE
I had a seroma sclerosed post tummy tuck and lipo and it formed a very hard area so i am having ultrasound treatments 3 times a week on it i was... READ MORE
How often should I get therapeutic ultrasound treatments for thick scar tissue resulting from pseudo bursa? (Photo)
Oct 2013 I had TT with seroma that developed pseudo bursa. It was resolved with sclerosing agent and abrading surface with lipo cannula (no suction).... READ MORE
I am eight weeks post. I had a full tummy tuck abdominal repair two liters of lipo on flanks and belly with hernia repair. I've had issues with... READ MORE
Can a Lateral Abdominal Muscle Defect (Herniated Muscle and Tissue Layers- Lemon Sized Bulge) Be Repaired Through Tummy Tuck?
I had an ultrasound that showed a large complex mass right lat side between lower rib and iliac crest..Radiologist feels it's a herniation defect of... READ MORE
Fix my stomach the best possible way without TT.Dermatologist would be best? Non invasive ultrasound machines? Anything? (Photo)
Is been 16 months since my surgery; nothing much has change..I need to find a good close to great a revision doctor who specializes in this. I am in... READ MORE
I am 3 weeks po from a full TT. I have had severe burning and pain since day 2 in the top half of my belly. It feels like I pulled or tore a muscle. I... READ MORE
The drain is still in position. presently draining 50-60 ml (dark colour) 9 days post op. My question is that although the surgeon is happy, I am... READ MORE
I am 6 weeks post tummy tuck and my doctor has confirmed that I have a hematoma. Should I get a second opinion?
I have done aspiration about 5 times now (starting from 200cc down to 50cc), but the swelling persists. I have also done an ultrasound which confirmed... READ MORE
As you can see from my photo, I am dealing with a hematoma which began 2 weeks after surgery. After several aspirations, it is still present. I've has... READ MORE
Large hematoma was not diagnosed with ultrasound. Is there a logical explanation for this or is this negligence?
I had a skin only tummy tuck on May 24th, the next day my hemoglobin was measured to be 5,6. Two days later I looked 6 mths pregnant, PS did an... READ MORE
I had an ultra sound done and apparently I have dead tissue about 3cmx3cm. What could be causing it?
I was told that the tissue is the protective layer that covers my organs and that a portion is dead. I will be doing an MRI in a few weeks. Any ideas... READ MORE
Are there any post massaging therapies (such as ultrasound) required after having a TT and/or Liposuction?
Many plastic surgeons in Columbia and Mexico recommend having post-op ultrasonic therapies to prevent fat pockets and fibrosis. I've been to... READ MORE
I'm getting a BBL and tummy tuck out of my area and need to know what kind of professional should I contact for my aftercare ie:massages,... READ MORE
I have an ultrasound machine that I use when I have back/muscle pain. I am loving my results so far and my scar isn't too bad, but I'm wondering if... READ MORE
I had a colistectomy (gall bladder removal) 2 years ago which resulted in an umbilical hernia. This was finally repaired with mesh 6 months ago. I... READ MORE
Can a fall disrupt my muscle repair from my tummy tuck surgery from July 2014? It's still painful in the middle of stomach.
I slipped and fell on my back at the end of December and now I still have pain in my stomach area just above my belly button which I didn't have... READ MORE
Endoscopic TT for small 2 cm DR at the widest point which is above the naval at navel it is 1/2 cm. Am I a candidate?
I have a small DR that bothers me. I am think, but the DR bothers me. I am a candidate for endoscopic repair. My question is - is it possible to just... READ MORE