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How Long Does a Tummy Tuck Last?

How long does a tummy tuck last? after a couple yrs are you able to feel it coming undone? READ MORE

Will Hernia Repair with Mesh Affect Tummy Tuck In Future

I am considering fixing my umbilical hernia/epigastric hernia now via a general surgeon who wants to use mesh. Will this affect me if I decide to have... READ MORE

I've Heard Stories of Tummy Tuck Swelling 2 Years Post-op. Is This True?

Im due to have a tt in dec, i have a constant protruding tummy that gets worse as i eat. my concern is: reading threads on tt they say they are still... READ MORE

What is the best compression garment to purchase for immediate and long term recovery?

My Doctor said they would put a compression garment on me after surgery but I am now wondering if I should have an additional one for washing and to... READ MORE

TT and Lipo with Fibro Pain? (photo)

Hello, I have two questions, 1. I have fybromyalgia and hip and back pain. Will my recovery be more painful? 2. In the long run, will my fybro improve... READ MORE

Your opinions on muscle damage 4 mths post TT/MR? Is there any hope of a flat stomach or have I ruined my results? (photo)

Went to ER this morning because of pain. DR explained I tore the muscle/repair upper left side by BB, right side is ok; rest and no exercise for two... READ MORE

What are the long term effects of a tummy tuck?

What happens to your tummy tuck when you become and old woman? Does the corset one day snap and your stomach wall comes ballooning out? like when your... READ MORE

Long-term planning for Tummy tuck?

I have had 3 c-sections. I used to have really great abs, but after number 3, I still have enough of a tummy to look pregnant. I'm at a healthy weight... READ MORE

Based on experience with patients who have had a hematoma after a tummy tuck, what is the recovery period and long term effects?

I only asked for 2 weeks off from work and now my PS wants me to take another week off/work from home. I'm not sure if he wanted me to take this time... READ MORE

Apple shape: long term implications of getting a tummy tuck?

My body shape means most of my fat goes to my stomach. Fat refuses to go to my breasts, arms and legs. What happens post tummy tuck? Will the fat go... READ MORE

Which procedure has the most long term results, tummy tuck, or liposuction?

How easy is it to build up that excess stomach fat again with either procedure? READ MORE

Long term benefits of muscle repair?

Hello. I am wondering what the long term benefits of muscle repair are (done during tummy tuck). I know I have separation (about half an inch) due to... READ MORE

Aggressive coughing after tummy tuck. (photos)

I am 9 weeks po from extended TT with mr and lipo of flanks . My ps already knows that I am a user of the herbal "medicines" . My question is this -... READ MORE

Abdominoplasty side effects?

Dear Doctors, I am really worried about the side effects of the abdominoplasty .. Also if I gain weight is it that I will gain in the other areas and... READ MORE

Can long term heavy lifting ruin affects of TT? (photos)

I am now 8 weeks post op. My ps advised I am now ok to exercise and lift my 2 year old. When I lift him now I feel a bit sore above my belly button, a... READ MORE

Can I take Dandelion Root capsules to stave off extra water retention (long term) with a TT?

I am having my Tummy Tuck on the 11th of September, 2017. I am very excited! My question is this: can I take Dandelion Root capsules to stave off... READ MORE

What is the best long term solution to getting rid of my hard belly? Would a tummy tuck be the best option for me? (photos)

I'm a very healthy 36-year-old woman who has two children. My children are much older now. It seems like my belly continues to get harder and larger.... READ MORE

Is keeping the CG on for a long period of time with no breaks and no dressing changes normal after modified tummy tuck?

I had a modified tummy tuck with muscle repair and a new belly button on Thursday June 19th. Friday the 20th I had a follow up appointment with my PS.... READ MORE

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