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Can I Get a Mini Tummy Tuck Without Muscle Repair?

With mini tummy tuck, is anyone willing to just fix the skin without touching the muscle? Spoke to my family Dr who said the muscle doesn't need... READ MORE

What Exactly is an Extended Mini Tummy Tuck?

Hello, I am 28 and a mother of 5 children I looking into getting a tummy tuck but I want my muscles repaired I was looking into a Mini Tummy tuck and... READ MORE

Will the the Small Hump/roll Above my Incision Go Away After Swelling and the Inside Tight Stitches Dissolve? (photo)

I had a mini tummy tuck with muscle repair and lipo of the abdomen & flanks on 2/7/13. I am 2 weeks post op today. I know that I have a lot of... READ MORE

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

Is uneven swelling 3 weeks post-TT normal or a sign of a problem?

I had a mini-TT 3 wks ago (lower muscle repair and excess skin removal). I wear a garment 24/7. 3 days PO I had more swelling on my rt side above the... READ MORE

Pls Tell Me if This is a Good Mini Tt Result? (photo)

I had a mini tt about a yr ago and wondering if this is how it should look - don't really see muscle tone, but muscles were put back together and... 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

What Happened with my Mini Tt with Lipo and Muscle Repair? (photo)

I had a mini TT with lipo & MR on 3-28-13. I had my "final pics" taken yesterday and I voiced how disappointed I was in the procedure. My doc says... READ MORE

MINI Tummy Tuck Some MR 10 Days? (photo)

I am 5'10 138lbs 2 kids 2 c csections no stretch marks or wrinkly skin . just a bad c section scar which left me with a overhang and very small pouch.... READ MORE

Mini TT with muscle repair and lipo - tummy bulge - bloating or inadequate/broken muscle repair?

(Posted end-of-day tummy pics yesterday; here are pics of tummy in the morning) Mini TT w/ muscle repair&lipo on 11/8; flat tummy until 12/6. On 12/6... READ MORE

Is a mini tuck, with complete muscle repair, right for me? (Photo)

I am 5'6" and 135lbs. I've had three kids ages 4, 2.5, and 11 months. All were big babies. I have an umbilical hernia, as well as a good amount of... READ MORE

Do I need just lipo or a full revision? (Photo)

6 wk post mini TT w/lipo of "flanks" (I thought he was doing my love handles, but said post op that he doesn't flip patient over for a mini procedure)... READ MORE

Huge overhang with dog ears 3 wks after mini tummy tuck with muscle repair. Is this normal? (Photo)

Hi I had my op on the 8th Dec 2014, im now 3 wks post op and feeling really unhappy with my results, I now have stretch marks and saggy skin above and... READ MORE

Would Muscle Repair Help I'm Getting a MTT with Lipo in 3 Weeks. (photo)

I'm 5'5 125 pounds and an active mother of two toddlers. I run 3-4 times a week and try to eat clean when I can. My doctor suggest I might not need... READ MORE

How long should I stay in bed after a mini TT? (Photo)

I had a mini TT Tuesday the 27th muscle repair lipo to flanks and belly button moved do I need constant bed rest or should I be up moving around? Im... READ MORE

Mini Tummy Tuck - end of day tummy bulge starting 4 weeks post op - bloating or broken muscle repair? (photo)

I had a mini TT with lipo on 11/8. My tummy looked flat for the first 4 wks. At end of wk 4 I saw a bleeding spot below my incision (doctor said a... READ MORE

Pain Four Weeks After Mini Tummy Tuck and Muscle Repair? (photo)

I had a mini tummy tuck and scar revision and muscle repair four weeks ago. On top of my belly button to my pubic area is bulging out and im having... READ MORE

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