Salzhauer doll!! Bal Harbour, FL

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Hello ladies, I had posted a review however I...

Hello ladies, I had posted a review however I didn't know how to update it to the tummy tuck blog instead of the bbl blog so I decided to do a new one. I am 26 yr old and a mother of two and had been debating for the past 3 years to do a tummy tuck. I then decided last year to finally go through with it. I have to tell you this has been a hell of a roller coaster. After having several consultations I decided to go with Dr. Salzhauer in Bal Harbour. My surgery was on the 19 and I have to say that t has been a tough and rough week. As a lot of you ladies may know having two kids and trying to fit a surgery in your schedule is hard especially when you are a young mother. To tell you a little about my surgery I arrived at 12 at the office and right there and the. I started signing papers and they have me my gown,compression socks, and my little funky socks. After being there nervous Dr. Salzhauer arrived and started marking me up and I told him that I wasn't able to afford the bbl so I asked him if he could give me a more defined butt with his liposuction techniques he smiled and said you got it" then the scary part is when the anesthesiologist walks in and you start thinking that you have to basically sign your life away to this guy which the anesthesiology part of the surgery was my scariest fear. I then told him that I was in his hands and he made me feel really comfortable all I remember is him telling me let's go and laying on a table and him asking me where I got my boobs done lol he kept asking me questions about where and what made me chose getting my implants through my belly button anyways all I remember is him giving me an IV and I looked at the time and I was knocked out that was at 1 50 something and when I woke up all I felt was someone tugging on my stomach telling me "this is going to hurt sweety it's just the compression garment we are putting on you are out of surgery and you are fine. I then started shivering and was really cold and had the nurse give me some warm blankets and knocked out. I remember her sitting by my bed and telling me drink this Gatorade and you will feel better and asking me if I needed more pain medicine I kept saying yes more lol. All of his staff have been very supportive and nice but I have to say his nurses after surgery and post op are the best. Anyways after a couple of hours she said you are ready to go. She wheeled me into the car and gave me a kiss on the cheek and remember her telling my driver make sure you call me if anything. The first couple of days were not bad the tummy tuck to me does not hurt other than coughing and when I laugh however the liposuction part of this has freaking sucked!!!! And my belly button looks like someone did damage to it I know it's going to look different but damn!!! He took nine pounds off me and I feel good but the liposuction has been Killing me I've been trying to massage the hard spots in my lower back and I have literally bulges in my hips of how swollen I am. I want to hear from you ladies what have you guys done for those hot hard swollen areas from liposuction they so not let me sleep at night since I've been trying to be good and weary girdle even to sleep at night it starts burning like if I have a fever down there it's the most weirdest feeling ever and painful :(. I also want to know how long did you ladies stay bloated for?? My stomach went down and of course I don't see no stretch marks or anything but I look like I'm pregnant!!! All the comments and feedback is great appreciated and thanks for letting me vent. I wish you ladies a speedy recovery to the ones that have had their surgery and good luck to all the ones that have upcoming surgeries. I do have to add I do think it was worth it! Just a lot of damn pain! lol , xo

Looks somewhat flatter today

I guess today I feel better but I'm still swollen ass hell. Scar is lower than how it seems in the picture. Happy healing to you ladies, xo

2 week post up picture, Salzahauer patient

Today makes 2 weeks since I had my surgery and I'm pretty satisfied with the results. I can't wait till I take this tape off though!! I also have my 2nd massage today. Thank you to all the ladies that have been so positive that have posted comments or that have sent me direct messages. Xo!! Drea

2 week post up pic Salzhauer patient

Forgot to add the pic lol

3 weeks!!!! I made it! Salzhauer patient

Today I make 3 weeks and one day I can honestly say I'm super happy with my results. I have my days that I'm emotionally drained but I know as the weeks pass the swelling and the results will look even better. Thank you ladies for all the positive feedback I have received :)

Salzhauer patient

I am so freaking happy with my results it's not even funny!!! I could've never imagined myself with my stomach and waist like this!!!

4 weeks post op visit! Salzhauer!!

I'm in love with my body I don't even know what to say!

I love this guy!!

I wish I would've done this sooner! I'm already thinking of doing my implant change with him next! I couldn't be more happier!

6 weeks post op before and after Salzhauer patient

Added a before and after pictures for a comparison! I have officially made it to 6 weeks I still feel like shitt sometimes that damn lipo wasn't a joke!!! But if I would have to do it all over again I would!!!

1 year and 3 months post up! Salzhauer doll

Hi ladies! So I've been getting several message requesting updated pictures and hadn't really had a chance to to sit down and update my review so here it goes, I am now 1 year and 3 months post up and honestly I couldn't be happier! My results couldn't be more amazing! I did my tummy tuck surgery last year Feb 19 with lipo to the flanks and to my lower back with Dr.Salzhauer. I think I've been saying this from the beginning but my body wouldn't be my body if it wasn't for his amazing skills. Till this day people compliment me on my body and even call me Kim K at times! No lie. I don't think I can say anything negative after a year except I wish I would've lost more weight before my surgery cause my arms are huge! I call them sumo wrestler arms lol but that's besides the point. The point is I am grateful that my results still look good after a year and honestly if I would've had the money to do this years ago I would've and if I had to chose to do it again I would but only if it's with Dr. Salzhauer. I am actually thinking of going back for some fat injections to my hips because I feel I have none lol and just a little bit more lipo on my back. I do want to point out that I did not do my ass!!!! Seriously I didn't if I did I have no shame in saying it. If you look at the pictures closely I already had a butt but I told him I wanted a little bit of a perkier butt on the top so he actually did lipo on my ass crack yes I know but by him taking all the fat out it actually enhanced my ass more. I wish all of you the best and if there is any questions you may have please feel free to reach out to me!! I will be more then happy to answer any questions in regards to the surgery. Much love and hugs, Drea. ????
Miami Plastic Surgeon

This doctor has earned 5 starts on my end from the consultation to the day of my post op visit I wouldn't trade him.

5 out of 5 stars Overall rating
5 out of 5 stars Doctor's bedside manner
5 out of 5 stars Answered my questions
5 out of 5 stars After care follow-up
5 out of 5 stars Time spent with me
5 out of 5 stars Phone or email responsiveness
5 out of 5 stars Staff professionalism & courtesy
5 out of 5 stars Payment process
5 out of 5 stars Wait times
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