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Too Much Skin for Hybrid Tummy Tuck? (photo)

Hi, I'm interested in a modified/hybrid tummy tuck. I've had 3 kids and am in otherwise great physical shape. I'm 5'6 and 120 lbs and narrow/athletic.... READ MORE

Can Umbilical Hernia and Diastasis Be Fixed Without Floating Belly Button in Mini TT

If there is a definite umbilical hernia and need for diastasis repair how does the repair differ with mini vs full tt? Does stalk need to be cut to... READ MORE

Could I Be a Candidate for a Hybrid or Modified Mini Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I've seen 3 surgeons who have recommended a standard tummy tuck. I'm 114lbs, 5'5", 32 years old and am moderately active. I've had 3 csections and... READ MORE

Common Complications for a Diastasis Repair Via Mini-tummy Tuck?

Are there any complications caused by a diastasis abdomen condition, and if so, is a mini tummy tuck the only corrective option available? READ MORE

Can You Do a Mini Tummy Tuck and Muscle Tightening at the Same Time? (photo)

Hi i wanted to know if i could do a mini tummy tuck and muscle tightening at the same time, or can i only get the tightening bet done in a full tummy... READ MORE

Mini Tummy Tuck for Diastasis?

What are the advantages of having a mini tummy tuck to repair the diastasis after delivering twins? READ MORE

Can I do a Mini Tummy Tuck for diastasis recti repair of about a 2 finger width gap? (photos)

Hello, I am 28yrs old with 1 baby, 6 months old. I have a diastasis of about 2 finger widths gap. Would a mini tummy tuck be appropriate for me? Also,... READ MORE

When is the Tupler Technique as effective as Mini-tummy Tuck?

How often does the Tupler technique have such a significant impact that patients wouldn't need a mini tummy tuck? or How often do you hear of... READ MORE

If I get a full Tummy Tuck with muscle repair is there anyway of avoiding a high, hip to hip scar? (photos)

I have a diastasis of about 2 finger widths. I am currently 7 months post partum from my first baby. I have tried everything to close my diastasis but... READ MORE

I Have a Diastasi Recti in the Muscles Below my Belly Button. Will an Endoscopic Mini Tummy Tuck Repair This? (photo)

I am not over weight but have this lower abdomina pooch. I have consulted a couple of Plastic Surgeons that think this can be treated via an... READ MORE

Who can correct Diastasis recti, umbilical hernia, loose skin? (Photo)

I'd like mini TT but I was told that I would need a full TT to correct all these things. I'd like my incision as low as c-section scar. Ik that... READ MORE

Can you get full diastasis repair with a mini tummy tuck? (Photo)

I am 32 and have 2 children. I have a severe diastasis that is at least 3-4 ins wide and goes all the way up. My navel is stretched out from an old... READ MORE

Do I need a mini Tummy Tuck revision? (photos)

After having twins I had an umbilical hernia and diastasis recti which went from my lower abdomen to just above my navel. 7 months ago my PS performed... READ MORE

I am interested in a mini tuck - Can the muscle be fixed at the same time?

I am interested in a mini tuck, but I have gone to several doctors and they will not fix my muscle I have heard that in your mini tuck you fix the... READ MORE

Is mini tt the best option for me? (Photo)

Im 28 years with 2 kids. I have a diastasis recti and loose skin that wont go despite all the intense exercise id done. Im due for mini tt next month.... READ MORE

Diastasis recti - mini tummy tuck vs. full tummy tuck? (Photo)

Hello, I have diastasis recti, about two fingers of separation above the belly button and three fingers around the belly button. I am relatively... READ MORE

Minimally invasive repair options for a 40 year old marathoner with bad diastasis & minimal abdominal fat/excess skin? (Photo)

I am 5'3" 103# & want to fix a bad diastasis recti after 4 kids. I am 1 of 3 cases in a local plastics' 30 yrs career who has no abd fat, little... READ MORE

Can extra skin/roll above belly button after a mini tummy tuck be fixed without a 2nd surgery? (Photo)

Had mini TT 5 wks ago (wanted to correct diastasi recti + lipo but Dr recommended mini...then fixed a hernia during the surgery. I recognize now that... READ MORE

Diastasis recti surgery or mini tuck - what would y'all recommend? (Photo)

I do eat heathy and work out just needing to see what I need to do I have had three kids and won't have anymore kids READ MORE

Could I be a candidate for a mini tummy tuck? (photos)

I am 37 (in a few days:) have had 7 children and have severe diastasis recti and from the pictures you can see one hernia but all my consults say I... READ MORE

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