NOW I HAD THE SURGERY FEB 2, ITS NOW MAY 25, MY STOMACH STILL SENSITIVE AND I LOOK LIKE I DID BEFORE THE SURGERY EXCEPT WITHOUT THE BOTTOM HANGING, I FEEL LIKE I WASTED MY MONEY ALONG WITH MY FRIENDS WHO TELL ME CONSTANTLY. I HAVE BEEN DIETING AND WALKING AND NO CHANGE IN IT. THIS IS WHY I WENT TO HAVE THE SURGERY DONE IN THE FIRST PLACE, BECAUSE EVERYTHING I TRIED FAILED. I FEEL HOPELESS ASHAMED, AND EMBARRASSED TO TELL ANYONE ELSE THAT I HAD THIS SURGERY DONE. AFTER ALL THIS MONEY I SPENT.
am i supposed to still look like this, after lipo,and tummytuck??? help, please.
Doctor Answers 2
Result 4 months after tummy tuck
Dear RRSmilles, It is important for a surgeon to completely explain what a procedure can do, so that your expectations are met. A tummy tuck can remove loose hanging skin and tighten the muscles which will make the abdominal area look better. It is possible that your surgeon performed a panniculectomy which simply removes the hanging skin. A tummy tuck is not a substitite for healthy eating habits and excersize. Did your surgeon talk to you about the possibility of a gastric band for your weight issues? Good luck.