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Pain Medication Injected into Abdominal Muscle During Tummy Tuck?

I've heard that there is a pain medication that is injected into the abdominal muscles during a tummy tuck and lasts 72 hours. What is it called? Is... READ MORE

Does Injecting Steroids at Time of Surgery Increase Chance of Necrosis?

I had a tummy tuck and umbilicus scar revision 3.5 weeks ago to remove hypertrophic scars. The doctor injected steroids at time of surgery to reduce... READ MORE

Injections After Seroma Made We Pass Out- What Was Is?

I had a TT,lipo, thigh lift,and breast aug 15 days ago.I developed a volleyball-like mass in my lower ab,upper pubic area. Dr said it was seroma.He... READ MORE

How Long Will It Take for my Skin to Return to Normal from Kenalog Injections?

Discoloration and an indentation is starting to form in the area along my tt incision. How long does it take to return to normal? Should I stop... READ MORE

Is anything that can be done about my shrinking belly button? (photos)

Well I don't go back to my doctor for another month. He mentioned doing injections for the scar tissue around my belly button but I wanted to know if... READ MORE

Is marcaine injected helpful for Post-op Pain?

A few surgeons I've consulted with injected marcaine into rectus muscles during plication for post op pain. Is it as effective as exparel and how long... READ MORE

Is it possible to have the fat from tummy tuck injected in butt for touch at the same time?

I had a bbl and now I plan to do a tummy tuck due to loose skin with breast lift with implants to restore volume 4 months after. READ MORE

Are there any contraindications for having Kybella treatment before a tummy tuck?

I am scheduled for a mommy make over (TT and BL) on 2/16. I was thinking I might do the Kybella shots in conjunction with the surgery but was... READ MORE

Should I stop taking my MIC /MCB B-12 and GAC injections before my abdominalplasty surgery?

Hello! I take a Lypotropics (B-12/MIC) and a GAC (Glutamine, L-Arginine, L-Carnitine) cocktail injection, once a week. I am two weeks away from my... READ MORE

I have numbness after tummy tuck: if I inject any medication in that area, will the medication have any effect or be wasted?

I got a tummy tuck August 2012. I am now taking the HCG for weight loss which requires injections to the abdomen. The fact that I have (what seems to... READ MORE

Lipo shots 3 weeks before surgery recommended?

Inhave 3 weeks left before my tummy tuck with liposuction procedure, but I need to loose 12 more pounds before the procedure. Would getting lipo shots... READ MORE

Should I have a TT revision, or continue with painful injections? (Photo)

I had a tummy tuck done March 2011. I was told for pretty much for first year that we wouldnt try injections because the scar had not matured. Its now... READ MORE

Why do some doctors use exparel and some don't?

Trying to decide on a doctor. Right now im trying to decide between two of them. One of my biggest concerns with getting the tummy tuck done is pain.... READ MORE

What are my post operative pain medication non-narcotic options? (Photo)

I am 6 weeks out and wondering about pain medication. I have had 4 c-sections and respond terrible to narcotics. I just stuck with Motrin and Tylenol... READ MORE

Belly button still raised looking. Do I need to get an injection? I'm 6 months post surgery (Photo)

Belly button still kinda raised I need to get an injection? Its been over 6 months post surgery I have massage it and stuff and its been... READ MORE

Steroid injection after having a seroma drained, can a small seroma cause this much discomfort?

Had full TT 2 years ago and very please 1 seroma drained twice. 1 yr ago started I feeling very uncomfortable, tight, felt like a ball moving from... READ MORE

Steriod shot caused a hole? (photos)

I had a keloids develop in 2 areas of my scar after a tummy tuck and 18 months after my surgery my doctor injected them with steriods. The keloids are... READ MORE

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