Safe to Have Second Tummy Tuck to Remove Stretch Marks Left Behind?

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It is possible to have a revision surgery, however the success of your surgery depends on where your stretchmarks are located. It can be difficult to eliminate stretchmarks on your flanks.

Paramus Plastic Surgeon
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Second Tummy Tuck Surgery

Thank you for your question.

Normally, to have a revision tummy tuck is not a problem.  Please communicate with your surgeon to make sure that you are a good candidate and that you understand the potential risks and complications associated with this surgery.

Good Luck!

Tom J. Pousti, MD, FACS
San Diego Plastic Surgeon
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Second Tummy Tuck

Having a second tummy tuck or revising a first one should not be a problem.  The surgeon needs to make sure you are a good candidate and can achieve what you want.

Albert Dabbah, MD
Boca Raton Plastic Surgeon
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