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Best Place and Doctor Outside US for Tummy Tuck and Butt Lift?

I am looking to get a Tummy Tuck and butt lift. Since they are very expensive in USA and Canada, does anyone know the best place and best doctor to... READ MORE

Why do Tummy Tucks/lipo performed in Dominican Republic appear more sculpted than the same surgery performed in the US?

Are DR doctors able to take out more fat than doctors in the US? Are US doctors limited in the cc amount while DR doctors aren't? READ MORE

Dr's please help me with a question...just had a tummy tuk in DR - should I be worried? (Photo)

I'm in DR right now have to stay a week longer do to complications with my skin,when i went for my first check up and the pulled tape of my incision... READ MORE

Any suggestions on surgery in the DR and the "blue pill"? Additional sleep aid.

Is it ok to take a flexeril (muscle relaxant ) or a Tylenol pm along WITH the infamous "blue pill " they give you before surgery in the Domincan... READ MORE

Thinking going to Dominican Republic for a Tummy tuck. Any advised honest opinions please!! Good or bad are welcome

Im thinking going out of the states for my tummy tuck, i really like there work, and honestly i can only afford there price READ MORE

I am having a hard time obtaining pain medication for surgery In the Dominican Republic. Why?

I am preparing for surgery in the Dominican Republic and I am having a hard time getting my PCP to prescribe pain medication for me. I showed her... READ MORE

Is a tummy tuck safe in the Dominican Republic? What should I be looking for in a Doctor?

I have been researching the DR after I meet someone in the grocery store that told me that's where she went. She went to Dr. Walkiris Robles. I've... READ MORE

Dominican Republic surgery w/ USA follow-up

Is it common to have work done in the Dominican Republic but have PS in the States do yyour Follow-up? READ MORE

Is it possible for a plastic surgeon in the Dominican Republic to be a board certified member with ASPS?

This is basically a continuation of my previous question. ( and i will try and be precise as possible) I was looking through the ASPS website for... READ MORE

I believe I have developed a Seroma. How can I drain it myself? Is there any need to worry? (Photo)

I'm 16 days post op and have just removed my drain. I was draining less than 50cz in 24hrs. Since I remove it I have developed a seroma right above my... READ MORE

How can I get my doctor in the states to give me medication for my tummy tuck procedure in Dominican Republic?

The doctor I'm goinghereinican Republic told me to ask my doctor in the states when I go to my pre-op to see if he can prescribe any pain narcotics... READ MORE

Why do tummy tucks performed by surgeons in the Dominican Republic look better than in the US?

I noticed that the results of patients who get tummy tucks in DR look more aesthetically pleasing than in the US. The scars are much more lower by the... READ MORE

I'm considering cosmetic surgery (tt and bbl) in the Dominican Republic. Is it safe?

Hello, I'm considering have cosmetic surgery (tt and bbl) in the Dominican Republic. I've heard stories of girls waking up during their procedure. Is... READ MORE

Can anyone tell me what may be causing my sister and I to have these symptoms? (photo)

My sister and I went to the Dominican Republic and had tummy tucks performed. Since the tummy tuck, our stomachs have never been completely flat. The... READ MORE

Which would you recommend; a Tummy Tuck or a Liposuction? (photos)

Tummy Tuck or liposuction ? I exercise twice a week now for 1.5 hours since January 2014 & have 2 beautiful children; however I want ME back!... READ MORE

What is the difference in the technique used in the DR for tummy tucks? The scarring is much less with their procedures (Photo)

I know the health risk and I'm not crazy about the idea of traveling abroad for an elective surgery, however their scars are much more impressing than... READ MORE

Florida 1 liter VS DR liters of fat? (photos)

Is it true Florida only takes 1 liter of fat off ? How much does Dominican republic take off? Sounds like DR is better. I think I need more than 1... READ MORE

Will I have a problem finding a plastic surgeon or general surgeon in TN to see me if I have tummy tuck in Dominican Rep?

Booked my flight/appt with a PS in D. Republic. Getting TT/ lipo of arms, flanks, abs, and thighs. What If I have any complications once getting back.... READ MORE

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