Springfield Plastic Surgeon
426 South Street
Pittsfield, Massachusetts 01201 US
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23 Yrs, 5'4 145 Lbs, 1 Kid, 60 Lb Weight Loss - Pittsfield, MA

Hello all! I am very new with this but I am sooo excited for my tummy tuck. I had my consult about a week ago to move forward with abdominoplasty and possible muscle repair. I gained 60 lbs with my pregnancy and have the ample stretch marks to prove it. I have since then lost the 60 lbs, but ideally need to lose 20 more to get to the ideal bmi. My max weight was 201 lbs the day I...

Age 62, Tummy tuck done after 60 pound weight loss

Thank you all for posting your stories. I have booked my tt with muscle repair and have become obsessed with reading about everyone else's. I have lost 60 pounds over the last few years through changing my eating and exercise habits. Still would like to lose 20 or 30 more, but have been stable for awhile and have decided not to wait any longer to get rid of my apron of hanging skin. One...

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck

I'm Wondering if I'm Going to Develop an Addiction to Cosmetic Correction Now -Pittsfield, MA

I had a tummy tuck with Dr Michaels. The whole process was really easy, I felt comfortable with him, and I went from pre-op to table in less than two weeks (my choice.) everyone was very kind and I felt supported. Recovery was very manageable with a pain pump/ I did not take pain killers. There was no compression garment as I did not have lipo done, just plication and excise of skin. The...

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck

Very, Very Happy with my Full Tummy Tuck

Had a tummy tuck with muscle repair 6 days ago. Was off narcotic pain meds in 2 days, barely needed any Tylenol after that. I had 3 children who stretched my body beyond all recognition, and now I have a flat stomach and a brand new adorable belly button. It is true, that you cannot feel your abdomen after the tummy tuck, and may never feel the center of it ever again, but it is a small...

Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery


American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)


  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: Psychology, Columbia College
    Medical: MD, The College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Residency: General Surgery, NYU - Bellevue
    Fellowship: Microsurgery and Wound Healing, Bogart Laboratory, Bellevue Hospital

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