I had a tummy tuck and breast augmentation 9 weeks ago and my PS uses the PTS. He also uses Exparel which is injected into the wounds before closing and lasts about 3 days. I have healed really well ,y scar is really thin and i had...
I had a TT & BA on march 5th and my PS does use the same stitch. I have some swelling but I don't think it's been to bad. He also uses Exparel It works reallly well, I only had to take 3 painkillers total. Hope that helps.
I had a tummy tuck & breast aug. on 3-5-13 and my ps uses exparel I only took 3 painkillers in the first couple of days and one was after I threw up. I have had hardly any pain mostly just soreness. I would highly recomend it. Good Luck !!