Tummy Tuck Q&A
Avelar + Tummy Tuck
Is the Avelar method the same as lipo-assisted adominoplasty? After having six children, I was not able to get all the fat removed from my tummy... READ MORE
I am 27, 5'7", 160lbs, size 12ish and have lost around 60lbs and kept it off for two years. Though, as you can see I still have loose skin... READ MORE
The "Avelar" or "Tumescent" Tummy Tuck is getting a lot of attention these days as a procedure carried out under local anesthesia... READ MORE
I am wanting to get a full tummy tuck as well as a liposuction. I am wondering, am I a good candidate for Avelar Tummy Tuck? I workout and have a good... READ MORE
I'm considering a Tummy Tuck, and the Avelar method is very appealing, since I have two young children and it's supposed to be safer with much quicker... READ MORE
From what I research here most doctors disaprove of the avelar and recommend the full tummy tuck. I'm curious if there really is any difference... READ MORE
Does the Avelar Tummy Tuck procedure use drains or not? Also what liposuction method (Smart, Bodyjet, Vasser etc) are doctors finding is most effective? READ MORE
In a Previous Post a Doctor Said, Beware the "Franchise" Procedures, Procedures Given a Fancy Name" Please Give Examples?
I'm 5'7"; 147 lbs; age 54. I'm looking to have a tummy tuck done and I'm in the process of interviewing surgeons. I met with a plastic surgeon today... READ MORE
Is avelar Tummy Tuck safe? What's the difference between avelar and regular tummy tuck ? Would it help me get a flat belly?
I went to nubody concepts to get aqualipo but the doctor toll me that it would not help because I have loose skin he said I'm perfect for the awake... READ MORE
After 2 babies this is what I look like I'm 25 and weigh 116 flat my normal weight I want to have a flat tummy again not this wrinkled embarrassing... READ MORE
I am looking at having an awake avelar abdominoplasty. With this procedure no muscle plication is performed. I was just wondering if that makes a... READ MORE
Who qualifies for avelar and which one is preferred? Does one give better results? READ MORE
I had tumescent liposuction on May 15, 2015 on my lower abdomen and bra area. I'm happy with the fat removal...however my skin seems more loose than... READ MORE
How much is too much time in OR under sedation? Is risk of complications/death increased with longer surgery?
This will be my 2nd cosmetic Surgery. The first was an upper body lift, and now im doing a lower. I will be having an Avelar TT, Lipo on Flanks, back,... READ MORE
Any suggestion between a regular and Avelar tummy tuck. Problems twice out of my last 4 surgeries with general anesthesia.
I have had problems with general anesthesia with recent general surgeries. "Chipped teeth permanently numb lip and breathing difficulties post surgery... READ MORE