Suffolk Plastic Surgeon
5818 Harbour View Blvd, Suite 220
Suffolk, Virginia 23435 US

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5 out of 5 stars Breast Reduction

BR & TT - Everything's Going! - Chesapeake, VA

Planning a BR and TT. Although I've made some serious lifestyle changes, nothing will get rid of my big belly and droopy boobies! I received my approval today! I'm so excited. My surgery is scheduled for April 18th. Everything's going, boobies and belly! Now the planning begins. I'm stressing a bit over the discomfort of the compression garments more than anything. I'm always...

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck

It's Time for Me - Hampton Roads, VA

I was so very nervous, but when I got to the hospital the nurses made me feel so comfortable. Everyone was GREAT!Ok, so let me expand on myself and my TT experience. I am a 52, soon to be 53 years young. I was blessed with 2 beautiful children whom on June 7th were taken from me in a horrifc truck accident along with their father (my ex-husband) and their step-brother. That was and will always...

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck

It's Really Not That Painful - Virginia

The only problem that i have is the draining tubes it is very uncomfortable and that u can't sleep the way u want to but the pain itself is not that painful to me everybody body is different so u might not feel like i do, i cant get no sleep at night because u have to sleep a current way which is very uncomfortable see it is 4:42am because i cant get no sleep.but other then that i think...

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck

Finally Satisfied! - Chesapeake, VA

Hello I am a 43 yr old mother of 4. I have been a gym rat for YEARS! But could never get rid of my kangaroo pouch. I finally had my TT and lipo on 2/26 and can't wait to see my final results. I am 4 weeks post op and am loving my tummy so far! I am back to working out regularly and have lost a total of 15 lbs to date! I am so glad I decided to make this investment.Hello today i am weeks post...

So Excited 3 Boys I Just Want to Feel Sexy Again - Chesapeake, VA

My kids are my motivation. I have been wanting to have this done for the past 10 years. Finally i am able to get it done. I am excited and nervous at the same time. My BF seem real distant now that i have decided to have this procedure. He was all for it before i paid for it . I just dont want to loose him i am doing this for me. One week from today i will be on the Flat side. I am so...

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck

31 Year Old Mother of Twin Boys, Umbilical Hernia and Diastasis - Suffolk, VA

I am a skinny girl with a fat belly. Constantly asked if I'm pregnant or when the baby is due. I am a mother to 4 year old twin boys. They were big for twins 38 weeks 6'7 and 6'9 and reaked havoc on my abdominal area. I have an umbilical hernia, diastasis and a deformed belly. I have wanted to get a tummy tuck for 4 years now. I work out almost everyday but nothing seems to help. I'm in the...

Time 4 Some Action - Suffolk, VA

I scheduled my surgery for May 14th @ 730 am. I was and am very scared but with lots of encouragement and positive outcomes from the ladies of this site I was able to overcome my fear and take the plunge. I have always had big breasts. Breasts run in my family, it was just a given, something that is. I always wanted perky breasts but it just was not meant to be. I have worked out...

45 Year Old.....Always Wanted to Do This and now It is complete!

So I have always hated my body....always! I have improved it, run, cycled, everything! This time last year I ran a half marathon. I have gone through a rough spot this Job, separation, involved in a high profile event and a few other things! Life is cyclic and I went through a wonderful 15 years before this last year! I am terrified of even getting my flu shot but, all of...

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck

Lost 220 Lbs. Had 12 Lbs of Excess Skin Removed - Suffolk, VA

I lost 220 lbs with gastric bypass surgery. I had 12 lbs of excess skin. I had a fleur de lis abdominoplasty which removed the excess skin also from the upper abdomen. I had a neck lift at the same time (and additional $6,000). My surgeon was absolutely wonderful. Dr. Tad Grenga in Suffolk & Chesapeake Va. i can't speak highly enough of his attention to detail, concern and aftercare and...

5 out of 5 stars Chin Implant

Chin Implant Revision After 15 Years - Chesapeake, VA

I had a chin implant 15 years ago. However after many years, the "Implantech" implant had migrated. So after several consults with cosmetic plastic surgeons, I had Dr Tad Grenga perform my chin plant revision with outstanding results. I experienced very minimal swelling or bruising. My jawline and profile was successfully restored to a very natural look. He listened to all my concerns...

Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Surgery - General and American Board of Plastic Surgery


American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)

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Complimentary Consultation for Real Self Members when you mention Real Self

Awards & Recognition

RealSelf Top Doctor

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Grenga has hospital affiliations at Chesapeake Regional Med. Ctr.; Bon Secours MaryView; Bon Secours Harbour View.


  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: Youngstown State University
    Medical: MD, Ohio State University College of Medicine
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Residency: General Surgery, Albany Medical Center
    Hand Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic
    Plastic Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic

Treatments offered at The Chesapeake Center for Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery

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I'm 5'6", 254 lbs. Would doctors be willing to perform the tummy tuck? (Photo)

The question is whether you can expect the best result of a tummy tuck with your current high body mass index. What we know is that the rate of... READ MORE

Am I a good candidate for a Breast Augmentation with NO LIFT??? (photos)

Your photos show that you have experienced some degree of droop once you lost weight and the breasts deflated. An implant will restore your volume,... READ MORE

Will a breast augmentation make my breasts fuller and natural looking ? What kind of implants should I get? (photos)

Regardless of what type of implant you choose, you should be able to breast feed. You may choose between silicone gel filled or saline (salt... READ MORE

What is the ideal level that your hemoglobin should be before having a tummy tuck with lipo, and is 9.6 too low?

At present the hemoglobin is too low to begin surgery for body contouring. While the average blood loss for a tummy tuck and liposuction is often... READ MORE

Fleur de lis or tummy tuck? (Photo)

While you do  not show the condition of the posterior part of your torso, it is clear that you have a considerable amount of excess skin up front and ... READ MORE

What is the safest place for breast implant incision?

There are three commonly used incisions: under the breast fold, in the areolar border and in the axilla (armpit). The under breast incision is the... READ MORE

What size implants to match my body and fill in my breast? (Photo)

Your photos suggest that there is not any significant degree of ptosis (droop). You have narrow breast widths. The actual measurements conducted at... READ MORE

Mommy Makeover or just Lipo and Breast Lift, what is the best fit for my body? (photos)

You are likely to benefit from a mommy makeover consisting of a tummy tuck and a breast lift (or reduction with lift). The tummy tuck will trim away... READ MORE

Deflated breast, 36 c. Should I go above the muscle or under? (Photo)

Your photos illustrate a mild degree of droop that may be completely corrected with implants alone, providing that sufficient volume is inserted. As... READ MORE

Tummy tuck vs mini tummy tuck? (Photo)

Your photographs demonstrate some skin wrinkling just above the belly button and also below it to. This generally means the best result will be... READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Grenga

Tad Grenga, MD, FACS has shared 50 before and after pictures with 11 helpful votes from the RealSelf community.

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