Pain round tummy button. Like getting poked with needles?

5 months post op, tummy tuck successful, now having pain inside round tummy button, feels like being poked with needles, although still numb on outside. Terrible heartburn too. Can't get app with surgeon till jan 2014. Concerned .......can you help & advise ?

Doctor Answers 1

Post op TT pain

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Doesn't sound like good customer service from here to not be able to see a surgeon with post op problems for a month. Did the receptionist know there is a problem and was that relayed to the surgeon?

If not, call and try again. Otherwise, try your primary physician. All the best.

Seattle Plastic Surgeon

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