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Swelling Inside Belly Button and Below with Wrinkling Above After Mini Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I am 2 weeks out from a mini tummy tuck, mild hernia repair and MR. I've always had a round bellybutton but now it's horizontal. There is A LOT of... READ MORE

Scheduled for a Mini Tummy Tuck and Ventral Hernia Repair Expectations Unreasonable? (photo)

I had a colon resection and then an emergency repair 10 days later. Healed by secondary intention. I have severe distasis. I have two Dr's both... READ MORE

Am I a Candidate for a Mini Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I'm 31 have 2 kids and was informed I need a hernia repair. I asked my surgeon to take a look at my stomach and she cut me off and said "No she will... READ MORE

Mommy makeover. Question about being a good mini tummy tuck candidate? (photos)

5'10', 136 lbs(lost 40 recently& quickly), 3 kids. Am told am good candidate for a mini tt and I really would like to avoid a full. Stomach is only... READ MORE

Would a Mini Tummy Tuck Revision help to make my tummy flatter? (Photo)

I had a mini TT 1 year ago to correct an umbilical hernia and muscle separation after my pregnancy. There was no liposuction done or excess skin... READ MORE

I've had 2 natural birth pregnancies. Could I get a Mini Tummy Tuck w/muscle repair & belly button hernia repair? (photos)

I have always wanted this extra skin to vanish but without the hideous tummy tuck scar. I have read only a few reviews on realself where muscle repair... READ MORE

Am I a good candidate for a mini tummy tuck with hernia repair on my belly button? (Photo)

I ideally would like to have a mini tummy tuck with belly button hernia repair only, i would like my lower belly skin to be tighter and for the slight... READ MORE

What is a mini tummy tuck and what is the expense and recuperation time?

Can you have lipo or tummy tucks if you have had a ventral hernia repair? 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

Bulge after drain removal with mini tummy tuck. Could this just be fluid? (Photo)

I had a mini tuck/hernia repair on May 29th. I had my drain removed after two weeks. It was putting out less than 25cc. The nurse had To yank my drain... READ MORE

Mini Tuck with upper umbilical hernia repair? (Photo)

I am a fit 60 yrs old. I had a 2 vertical c-sections. I also have an upper umbilical hernia. I have loose skin around the incision and above the belly... READ MORE

Diastasis Recti and Hernia: mini tummy tuck? (Photo)

Hello, I am a 34 year old mother of 1. After pregnancy (2.5 years ago) I have Diasasis Recti and a bulge above my belly button. My doctor says this is... READ MORE

Hernia repair with mini tummy tuck for a mom of 6 kids, will I have an acceptable results?

Am 5'11 and 168 pounds,always used to b in a good shape but after I had my twins 9 months ago I am having a hernia and a dr which starts only at the... READ MORE

Is this extra skin normal 4 weeks post hernia repair and mini TT? (Photo)

I am almost 4 weeks post op. I had an umb hernia repair, mini TT, implant replacement and lift. I do not feel like I got what I was expecting. My PS... READ MORE

Umbilical Hernia Repair w/ Cosmetic Procedure to help "pooch"; which procedure? (Photo)

I'm petite 38yo & have an umbilical hernia from pregnancy. The aesthetics have improved over time, but not completely. While having this surgery, I... READ MORE

Do I need a revision/redo of my mini-tummy tuck? I'm at the 5 month mark (Photo)

I had a mini tuck in May 2015 - the surgeon recommended a mini. I also had a hernia repair at the same time. I'm at the 5 month mark and I am shocked... READ MORE

Is a tummy tuck my only option to prevent future hernias and repair the muscles? (photos)

I am considering a mini tummy tuck. I have had two cesarean sections (one a twin pregnancy). I had an umbilical hernia repair two years ago. I... READ MORE

Closed Up Belly Button?

I had a mini tummy tuck with MR and umbilical hernia repair. I'm now 3 days post op and when the bandage came off, my belly button seems to be closed... READ MORE

Is a mini tuck with or without lipo, just lipo or CoolSculpting best for my floppy belly and possible umbilical hernia? (Photo)

2 c sections, toned, no weight to lose. Diastasis below the belly button. 2 docs said I have an umbilical hernia, but ultrasound did not show it. I... READ MORE

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