Hernia Repair + Belly Button Surgery

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Outtie to Innie?

I had my hernia repaired many years ago, but I am unhappy with the appearance of my outtie. What is a reasonable estimate for an umbilicoplasty that... READ MORE

No Belly Button After Hernia Repair? (photo)

I am 26 years old, have two children, the youngest is two years old, I had a hernia repair when I had a breast augmentation...The first attempt... READ MORE

Will Umbilicoplasty Help This Belly Button? (photo)

I am five weeks post up from full abdominoplasty, diastasis repair and umbilical hernia repair with mesh. All of my swelling is gone, but my belly... READ MORE

I had surgery, doctors used dissolvable stitches. But they didn't dissolve and were forced out by my body. Why is that? (photo)

I had hernea surgery about 10 years ago. The doctors used dissovable stitches, the stitches dissovled into my skin and we thought that they were gone.... READ MORE

Options To Improve Belly Button After Scar Excision and Hernia Repair? (photo)

3 months ago I had a hernia repair and elliptical excision on a former piercing scar removed. I would like to improve the area some more, and would... READ MORE

When I was born I had a hernia and my belly button turned into an outie. Am I a Good Candidate for Umbilicoplasty? (photo)

I am a 21 year old male. When I was born I had a hernia and my belly button turned into an outie. I know the doctors did something to put it back in... READ MORE

What Questions Should I Ask "SPECIFICALLY" to a Surgeon About my Hernia Repair ? (photo)

I have a hernia around my naval. The only surgeon I have seen so far is telling me that I would probably be out of work for 8 - 12 weeks and that I... READ MORE

Umbiliboplasty Candidacy for Outie? Costs and Expectations (Had Umbilical Hernia Surgery 10 Years Ago) (Photo)

I've had an outie belly button since birth. I truly, truly despise it (since I was 5) and it affects my social and love life. I was born with a... READ MORE

I received surgery to remove a small hernia. Am I a Good Candidate For Umbilicoplasty? (photo)

When I was younger (about 4 or 5) I received surgery to remove a small hernia, and the doctor just stitched up my belly button like this. It didnt... READ MORE

Deformed belly button after umbilical hernia repair. What can I do? (Photo)

What can i do, my bellybutton looks horrible after the repair. Please help. READ MORE

I've had hernia & diastasis recti repair with general surgeon. Could umbilicoplasty improve? (photo)

6 months after giving birth I had a sever hernia and diastasis recti repaired by a general surgeon. 3 years later and inside my navel is bulging skin... READ MORE

Can a belly button revision fix my problem? (photos)

I had a tummy tuck with hernia repair in December 2013. I had a good recovery, no complications. I hate the way my belly button has healed. My PS has... READ MORE

Is there a way to make my belly button look better after 3 kids without committing to a tummy tuck? (photos)

My 3rd child is 1. I still have 10lbs to lose but I'm sure my navel won't go back in. I now have an "outtie" and the general surrounding area is puffy... READ MORE

How would you fix this belly button? I'm worried about dog ears, excess skin, and scarring (Photo)

I was born with an umbilical hernia&it was fixed. 2 years ago I had another hernia on my abdomen. Doc used same scar left from previous repair&fixed... READ MORE

I want to get my bottom part of my belly button pierced. I got umbilical hernia repair in 2008. Can I do that?

I don't have insurance so I wouldn't be able to go see a doctor if someone could please help me out . READ MORE

Odd belly button after tummy tuck, can it be improved? (photos)

I am 9 weeks post op from my tummy tuck and hernia repair ( hernia was right side of belly button) and recovery is going well. My only concern is my... READ MORE

Could I have my belly button reconstructed and my tattoo surgically removed? (photos)

I got a tattoo 6months ago laser is not an option it will only make the tattoo look worse and not completely remove it. i had two hernia surgeries on... READ MORE

After having a Epigastric Hernia repair, my 3 year old falls on top of my incision. What to do?

I have no pain at all, I just had a Epigastric Hernia repaired along with pushing my bellybutton back in, due to another hernia I had. So I was doing... READ MORE

Is it possible to create a neoumbilicus in a thin patient with no abdominal fat? (photos)

I had a full TT in 2010, followed up by 2 attempts to fix/ improve my BB which was completely lost from my hernia repair (including the stalk). I have... READ MORE

Is it possible that i could have a belly button repair and tattoo excision at the same time? (photo)

My tattoo is located directly over my belly button. i got the tattoo because of two hernia repair surgeries i had when i was 8months old and another... READ MORE

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