Is this what a male tummy tuck scar should look like 1 year out? (Photo)
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Scar after male abdominoplasty/tummy tuck
I see where you are coming from in terms of your concern about the scar. Ideally, it would be a bit lower so it wouldn't show while wearing shorts and no shirt. That's not to say your surgeon didn't accomplish a lot, especially without seeing your pre-operative photos. Still, I think it is fair to return to a surgeon for a scar revision. Alternatively, Laser is an option to make it somewhat less visible.
Not where it would have ideally been placed
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You would likely benefit from scar revision. Sometimes this is needed, especially if you had any delayed wound healing.
To be sure, see two or more experienced, board-certified Plastic Surgeons for a complete evaluation to make sure you are a good candidate and that it is safe for you to have surgery.
I hope this helps.
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