Mini Tummy Tuck Videos

Why Tummy Tucks No Longer Need Drains and Why Some Surgeons Still Use Them

Dr. Steven Vath hasn't used drains in his tummy tuck in over eight years. Here, he discusses the suturing technique used during a tummy tuck to avoid the use of drains. VIEW NOW

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What Makes a Great Tummy Tuck Result?

A great tummy tuck isn't about achieving a perfectly flat abdomen. Dr. Vath discusses the techniques he uses to create a natural-looking contour and belly button. VIEW NOW

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Who Is a Good Candidate for a Tummy Tuck?

Dr. Steven Vath explains that an ideal tummy tuck candidate has excess abdominal skin and bowed, or lax, abdominal muscles, which are typically caused by pregnancy or weight loss. VIEW NOW

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Advantages of a Drainless Tummy Tuck

Dr. Vath explains how drains can be avoided with the use of sequential tension sutures during a tummy tuck. VIEW NOW

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Post-op Pain: Exparel Anesthesia Can Help With Your Tummy Tuck

Dr. Steven Vath discusses the use of Exparel, a local anesthetic injected into the muscle and surrounding tissues, during a tummy tuck. Exparel offers up to 72 hours of pain management and decreases the need for narcotics. VIEW NOW

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Introduction to Tummy Tucks

Dr. Nicholas Tarola describes the tummy tuck procedure including the differences between a full and mini tummy tuck. VIEW NOW

Evaluation From Head to Toe — A Doctor's Approach to Determining What Procedures are Right for You

Dr. Kathy Gohar explains various surgical procedures and how she determines what people need, live from Vegas at VCS 2016. VIEW NOW

Mommy Makeovers — Contouring the Abdomen

Dr. Ariel N. Rad gives a brief overview of a mommy makeover, and how it can be performed with a mini or full abdominoplasty, depending on a person's needs and goals for contouring and proportion. VIEW NOW

Who Might Benefit From a Mini Tummy Tuck?

This procedure is ideal for women with stretched abdominal muscles (recti diastasis). Dr. Ariel N. Rad explains how he addresses this concern with mini abdominoplasty. VIEW NOW

Lipoabdominoplasty: What You can Expect

Dr. Ariel N. Rad explains this surgery, which combines liposuction and abdominoplasty, and the ideal candidate for this outpatient procedure. Expected recovery is 1-2 weeks. VIEW NOW

Body Contouring — A Doctor Explains

Dr. Ariel N. Rad provides information about liposuction and tummy tucks, which are often often combined in the operating room to alter body proportions and address hanging skin and fat deposits. VIEW NOW

Mini Scar Tummy Tuck: See This Woman's After Photos (Part 2)

Dr. Joshua Halpern shares this woman's after photos following her tummy tuck. VIEW NOW

Mini Scar Tummy Tuck: See This Woman's Before Photos (Part1)

Dr. Joshua Halpern shares this woman's before photos prior to her tummy tuck. VIEW NOW

Xarelto May Prevent Blood Clots After a Tummy Tuck — The Doctor Explains

Dr. Daniel Krochmal discusses how using Xarelto, an oral medication, can prevent blood clots in tummy tuck patients. VIEW NOW

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Tummy Tuck Without Drains: The Doctor Explains His Technique

Dr. Sheldon Lincenberg reveals the "quilting" technique that makes it possible to perform a tummy tuck without the use of post-operative drains. VIEW NOW