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Umbilical hernia mesh repair. Swelling, hard lump, pain, feeling of fullness and weight loss. What can I do?

Ten months post op from umbilical hernia mesh repair some swelling around belly button down to the pubic area with a hard lump on the incision line... READ MORE

Will Medicaid/Medicare will pay for the removal of excess skin? I had gastric sleeve in Feb 2016, and I have already lost 120lbs

My Dr told me when I got to the weight I wanted my insurance would pay for this excess skin to be removed, I'm trying to no if it did how much out of... READ MORE

Pain, Burning, Hardness and Indentation 10 Months Post FTT, What's Going On? (photo)

Since about the 3rd month I have noticed a very subtle hardening above my belly button. Seems like its the muscle. My upper mid-line feels like the... READ MORE

Keloid tummy tuck scar and belly button 10 months post op. What is the remedy for my keloids? (Photo)

What is the remedy for my keloids? PS suggested scar excision and 3 radiation therapy sessions... Will this help solve this permanently? READ MORE

Unhappy with tummy tuck result. What can be done? (Photo)

I am 10 months post op tt w/ muscle repair. My issue is I have 2 bulges in my lower tummy right & left side making me feel bloated and swollen... READ MORE

Pain 10 Months After Tummy Tuck.... Could It Be Nerve Damage?

I had an ETT 10 months ago. I had no problems and have healed very well. Daughter married 2 months ago. I danced ALOT (47 and healthy) and made the... READ MORE

I have a hidden stitch in belly button, what is the worst that can happen if it is never removed?

Had a TT about 10 months ago & noticed a black stitch that is left in my belly button area. When I try to grab it with tweezers it pulls but is logged... READ MORE

How to Exercise Abs After Successful Extended TT W/ Lipo -- Abs, Hips, Thighs

I had above surgery 10 months ago-thrilled with my results. Question-have seen conflicting answers on this subject. I worked out regularly prior to... READ MORE

Is It Possible to Get New Stretch Marks After a Tummy Tuck?

I had a tummy tuck done 10 months ago and I see that new stretch marks are appearing above my belly button. Is it possible that they are because of... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck my Stomach is Distending After Second Surgery. Why? (photo)

I had a tummy tuck last July, the doctor did not take enough off, in fact he took almost more off the second surgery. I had a flat stomach but... READ MORE

I have numbness, tingling, burning in leg after Tummy Tuck. Is this normal?

I had a tummy tuck over 10 months ago and I complained of numbness and a burning sensation in my leg. My surgeon brushed it off as if I was putting... READ MORE

Is my tummy tuck shape normal? (Photo)

Hi I had a tummy tuck (no lipo) and breast uplift in April 2014. I am worried about the shape of my scar. It seems to have indented in the middle and... READ MORE

Side Effects After Lipo and Abdominoplasty?

It's been 10 months since I had my Tummy tuck. 8 pounds of flesh were removed along with lipo. Drainage lasted 3 months and still feels like there is... READ MORE

Is it ok to be weight training my abs after abdominoplasty?

I had tummy tuck in April 2013 10 months ago. Today at gym I tried to use weight to work my abs (1st time after surgery) and my upper abs were in pain... READ MORE

10 months post-op Tummy Tuck, Feel a burning sensation around my waist still, is this normal? (photo)

After 10 months post tummy tuck I still feel a burning sensation accompanied with very mild pain and swelling and rough scar around belly bottom. Is... READ MORE

Could I have a neuroma or a nerve entrapment? 10 months Tummy tuck post-op painful to touch belly

During my 14 day po TT I suffered a trauma to my abdomen when my son accidentally jammed his elbow into my MR area. Since then and now 10 mth post-op... READ MORE

10 months post op Tummy Tuck, will widespread numbness resolve at all?

I had my full abdominoplasty with muscle repair (no lipo) on November 5 of last year. It is ten months later and I have no improvement with the... READ MORE

Will I Be Left with Loose Skin Again?

I had a full tt 10 months ago, now I would like to lose about 20 pounds,but am wondering if that will make my stomach flabby again or will workout... READ MORE

Bulge right above incision 10 months post op tummy tuck? (photo)

I have a buldge right above my incision more towards the center of my abdomen. When I talked to my surgeon about it, he said that that is my muscle... READ MORE

Can something more be done? (Photo)

I had a TT 10 months ago followed up with Lipo around my BB, but I STILL HAVE so much loose Skin!! My surgeon did NOT remove any skin and only pulled... READ MORE

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