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Which is Best for Me, Tummy Tuck or Panniculectomy? (photo)

Here is a link to some of my pictures.. I am 24 years old 5ft 6 and been at a stable... READ MORE

Extended Tummy Tuck or Panniculectomy?

I have a Tummy Tuck scheduled for July but after all my searching I am thinking that I might need a Panniculectomy. What is the difference between a... READ MORE

Whats the Average Price of Panniculectomy During Hernia Repair?

I am 25 years old with 3 kids (all 3 c sections), and I have lost about 75 lbs. I am at my goal weight of 121 and I am 5'5. I have a small amount of... READ MORE

I'm not losing any more weight & my stomach area is very bothersome. Is a Tummy Tuck or Panniculectomy best best option? (photo)

I'm a 35 year old female and I had a weight loss of 50lbs, my beginning weight was 300lbs and I have stayed at 250 since. I exercise regularly, I'm... READ MORE

Frustration! I don't think this is normal.... Seromas, additional surgery, more drains after a Tummy Tuck?

 I had RNY and as a result I maintained a 135 lbs weight loss. 1/31/14 I had abdominoplasty & pannectomy. 5 weeks ago I developed a seroma. The... READ MORE

Will Medicare Cover a Medically Necessary Abdominalplasty?

I had a hystrectomy when I was 31. Then they had to go back in a year later to remove the last ovary. Since this I have always had a constant struggle... READ MORE

Is It Necessary to Have a Tummy Tuck with a Panniculectomy?

I am a 43 year old woman. I have three beautiful children that I love very much. Along with my children came 3-c sections over the past 10 years. I... READ MORE

Is a pannilecutemy, Cheaper then a tummy tuck?

I have a flop around my midsection. I would just like to remove the extra skiN and fat. not sure what's cheapest. Pannilecutemy or minni tummy tuck? READ MORE

How can I tell if I have been botched? (photo)

I had an abdomoplasty and penniculectomy on September 30 and I look worse than before I went in. I was flat at the top with excess skin at the bottom... 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

Is my Tummy Tuck Botch?? (photos)

Ok I wrote about this a week ago and it seems like there was not a full understanding of what was going on I had a abdoninoplasty and penniculectomy... READ MORE

What is best option for me? Tummy Tuck or Panniculectomy (photos)

What is best option for me? Tummy Tuck or Panniculectomy? I am 5'5" tall and weigh 140 lbs. I have extremely loose skin but have muscle tone under the... READ MORE

Panniculectomy or tummy tuck after significant weight loss? (photos)

In June I underwent the vertical gastric sleeve procedure and have lost 110 lbs so far. I have about 40 lbs to go until I reach my target weight of... READ MORE

8/24 panni & TT. 48 hrs post op belly button dead. I have a lot of pain radiating from day one. Is this normal? (photo)

Wound was debrided 11 days post op. Wet dressings for 8 dys. Wound vac on now for 8 dys. Pain radiates out from wound. Home nurse used saline to... READ MORE

Should I get a Tummy tuck or panniculectomy?

I'm a 42 yr old female with 3 kids all by c-section. I've also had a tubaligation and a hysterectomy. So now I have a belly that's kind of big for my... READ MORE

I am 23 years old, never been pregnant, I am 5'10" and I weigh 190 lbs. Should I get TT or panniculectomy?

I have requested a consult, but I am unsure whether I am a good candidate for TT. I know it depends on my body's specific needs, but should I have a... READ MORE

Abdominoplasty before potential pregnancy; is it wrong to pursue surgery sooner than later? (Photo)

I'm 32, engaged recently, nulliparous. 5'2" 158# I've lost 120#. This is the smallest I have ever been. I'm really satisfied and comfortable with my... READ MORE

Tummy tuck or panni? (photos)

I'm not sure on a panni or tuck panni is free but tuck isn't or if I got a panni then a tuck later please help me mind you I lost over 100 pounds and... READ MORE

Would like smooth tummy tuck or a panniculectomy with full tummy, flanks & back liposuction. I weigh 170, 5 ft 6 (Photos)

I have had 2 C-sections that have created a wall between my lower tummy and upper pubic area and this fat does not respond to my workouts. My abs are... READ MORE

Could I have a seroma almost a year after my tummy tuck? I had a panni and tummy tuck done in August of 2014. (photo)

Surgery in Aug. 2014 after losing 95 lbs, my stomach looked uneven after. My left side didn't want to heal. The incision healed but my drains kept... READ MORE

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