Obese + Tummy Tuck

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My Doctor Says This is "A Perfectly Well Done Tummy Tuck". What Do You Think? (photo)

Almost 2 years ago I had a full tummy tuck. I was once obese and after I lost a lot of weight (from 308lbs to 187), I decided to do the tummy tuck.... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck with While Obese? (photo)

I have lost over 100 pounds with diet and exercise , but still have another 80 to 100 pounds to go. I weight 130 and I'm 5' tall I carry most of my... READ MORE

Can an Obese Person W/hx of Abdominal Surgeries and Hernias Have an Abdominoplasty?

I have a history of abdominal surgeries inc. hysterectomy and 2 hernia repairs. The left side of my gut has always been a bit larger than the right,... READ MORE

Is Intense Exercise to Build Muscle Before Tummy Tuck And/or Body Lift a Good Idea?

I'm 17 & 6'2. used to weight 330lbs the end of 9th grade & that's when I changed. Now I'm 210lbs. I have a lot of loose skin... READ MORE

More Questions About Whether an Obese Person W/ history of Abdominal Surgeries Can Have an Abdominoplasty?

Last weekend I went to the ER as my abdomen appeared to shift alot in a short period of time. I didn't want to take any chances, given my hx. They did... READ MORE

Is It Safe to Have a Tummy Tuck - Either Standard or Modified - While Obese?

I know I should lose 80-100 pounds. But I would really like to improve my overall appearance now. I would like both my upper arms and tummy worked on.... READ MORE

Can I have a tummy tuck if I'm overweight? (photos)

I'm overweight. I'm 46 years old ,never had children. 175 cm in height and 104 kilos. My BMI is in the obese range . I feel l I could easily lose and... READ MORE

Am I candidate for tummy tuck at current weight and bmi? Would other docs agree with mine?

5'2 200 lbs my bmi is like 37, says im obese. I really want a tt. The doc doing my surgery wants me to lose weight so that my bmi is 30 or under about... READ MORE

Obese and a tummy tuck?

I am obese at 280lbs and 5"10 I have been approved for a panniculectomy by ins and dr. You all suggested bariatric first, neither my family phys or... READ MORE

Would I benefit from a Tummy tuck with lipo? (photos)

Im 5'1 & 189 I am obese & should be within 10 lbs of my target weight but I am struggling with running & other activities because of my 'mothers... READ MORE

I Am Obese and Need Help in Making a Decision of a Tummy Tuck?

I am obese at 5"10 and almost 280lbs. I put on 100 lbs in a year following my hysterectomy 23yrs ago and have not been able to loose the weight, I... READ MORE

Can an Obese Patient Have a Abdominoplasty to Relieve Severe Pain from Nerve Depression in Abdomen?

I am 270lbs &haven't been able to lose weight. I had a lap band with partial stomach removal in 2008 and lost 17% of my wt. I don't eat much, I... READ MORE

I am 5"7' andI weigh 270 lbs, down from 375. Am I ready for a Tummy tuck? (photos)

I'm 34, have two children and have had six surgeries on my abdominal area, including a hysterectomy. I have lost it all by eating right and exercise.... READ MORE

Is it okay for me to get a Tummy Tuck ?

I'm 20 years old and have been obese since I was a kid. I cannot loose the weight and I'm getting bigger . I weigh 265 when I used to weigh 175. I'm 5'3 READ MORE

After a tubal ligation, I was told my uterus was fused to my abdominal wall. What can I do to help my abdominal muscles?

What kinds of exercises can I do to help my abdominal muscles, and also make me a good candidate for a corrective surgery? What kind of surgery would... READ MORE

Will my skin tighten naturally or will I need plastic surgery (post op gastric sleeve)? (photos)

Had gastric sleeve surgery 10 mths ago. I am wondering if I will need plastic surgery or if my skin will "snap back." I was obese for about 3 years.... READ MORE

Doctor's say no for tummy tuck for plus size. But yes to panniculectomy for obesity. (photos)

Why is it not okay to have a tummy tuck after losing 80 pounds. Because I'm 220 and 5'4. But a doctor would do panniculectomy for someone who was... READ MORE

Has anyone remained on their oral contraceptive right before their tummy tuck/liposuction?

My PS normally recommends his patients to d/c their oral contraceptive 4 weeks prior to surgery but didn't instruct me to stop mine. He stated that he... READ MORE

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