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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

Umbilical Hernia and Other Complications? (photo)

I'm a 31 y/o female with a life long umbilical hernia that is about the size of half a golf ball,no matter what size meal I eat my stomach swells up... 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 a mini or a full Tummy Tuck? Or do you have other suggestions? (photos)

I'm 32 with a 4 yr old, 2 1/2 yr old and almost 9 mo old. All three were birthed naturally. I run, bike and use an elliptical between 5-6 days a week... 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

I THINK a Mini Tummy Tuck is for Me - or Do I Need a Full Tuck? (photo)

I'm currently planning to schedule a consultation at the local skin clinic for pursuing the possibility of an abdominalplasty with some liposuction. I... 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

Umbilical hernia and Mini Tummy Tuck done together: cost.

Hi.My name is samantha and I have a small umbilical hernia and loose skin with small stretch marks due to having two kids . I was wondering what the... READ MORE

Is it typical for doctor to recommend to do nothing for seroma? I seemed to develop a seroma 2 wks post op. I'm now 5 wks out.

I'm 5 wks out from having 3rd umbilical hernia repair with mini tummy tuck. I still have seroma and doc says we do nothing just let it absorb slowly.... READ MORE

Bellybutton Surgery Re-do? (photo)

In January of 2013 I had bellybutton surgery for a small umbilical hernia. I was not having any problems with it, just didn't like how it looked and... READ MORE

Am I a candidate for a Mini Tummy Tuck? (photos)

I am 42 yo and I have 3 children (9, 6 and 1.5) and all 3 were C-sections. I've consulted with a PS and I have an umbilical hernia. Her vision for me... READ MORE

Are there any Seattle surgeons who perform something similar to a short scar mini tummy tuck?

I am looking for a surgeon who has experience with a modified tummy tuck similar to a short scar mini tummy tuck. I have been told by two surgeons... READ MORE

Is this a normal belly button result after mini/moderate tummy tuck? (photos)

I had a moderate endoscopic tummy tuck about 11 weeks ago. My belly button protruded prior to surgery even after umbilical hernia repair in December.... READ MORE

Got an umbilical hernia, need it fixed but want more babies after. Can I have it & a mini tummy tuck & still have babies?

What's the cost and what surgery can I do keeping in mind that I'm not done having children yet. Thanks READ MORE

Am I a candidate for a mini tummy tuck? (Photo)

I have small muscle separation and small umbilical hernia. I also want a bbl do you think I could get a mini tummy tuck with lipo and bbl? READ MORE

Is an umbilical float mini abdominoplasty the best for me? (photos)

I have had 5 kids,2 very large birth weight and have now lost a lot of weight and have loose skin and a bit of an umbilical hernia.My plastic surgeon... READ MORE

Looser skin post mini TT with umbilical float (Photos)

I am 3.5 weeks post op, & I know I am still very early in the recovery process, & still have some swelling, I am seeing a lot of loose skin... READ MORE

Is there any way to revise my mini TT without having to get a full TT? Would another mini give a better result? (photos)

I had an umbilical float TT w/ MR 8 mos ago. I have several issues: I still have a visible gap between my muscles above my bb (PS says repair is... READ MORE

Would I benefit from a mini tummy tuck if I also have a umbilical hernia? (photos)

Or would this require a full abdominalplasty? I want to remove the excess skin and and improve the texture around my belly button and also lower... READ MORE

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