Prevention + Tummy Tuck Q&A
Is it true that even if a umbilical hernia is fixed, it can come back? My doctor told me he fixed my umbilical hernia but in rare cases it can come... READ MORE
I am 2 weeks post tummy tuck and was told to use mederma cream by a friend. how many days after the surgery should i use the cream? READ MORE
I had a full tummy tuck 15 days ago. My ps took out my drains on day 5. I went in today for my second checkup, and I had developed a seroma. (I... READ MORE
Also wondering if you reccomend an overnight hospital stay. READ MORE
I am a low carb dieter and I know I don't swell or retain as much water when I am following a low carb diet (Any other time my weight fluctuates... READ MORE
I have seen some really thin TT scars and some really wide ones? What causes a TT scar to widen? READ MORE
How Will Hernia Repairs (Ventral/umbilical) Affect my Recovery After TT and Breast Lift? How Can I Prevent Hernia Recurrence?
In January I will have a full TT with lipo to flanks and muscle repair (1-2” diastasis), and a breast lift. I’ll also have two hernias... READ MORE
I Have a Hernia & Need Surgery, but I'm SO Scared I Will Get a Seroma, What Would Be the Best Surgery to Avoid That?
Laparoscopicly or or regular surgery w/an incision(i mean which one would be least likely of getting a seroma)?? I already have an insicion from... READ MORE
Im planning to Have a surgery (tummy tuck/ bbl) but i a little scared about it READ MORE
Want to know what is the best way to treat an Tummy Tuck incision to prevent any infection to the wound. Planning to have one and would like to know... READ MORE
I am an athletic mother with DR. Scarring is almost a deal breaker but my DR and extra belly button skin really bothers me. I believe I am a candidate... READ MORE
Is Duoderm or another brand of "hydrocolloid" bandage a good choice to put on a Tummy Tuck scar after surgery?
I have keloid skin, and I am getting a tummy tuck in June. I am terrified that after sx I will develop a keloid along my scar. I have been doing... READ MORE
Im scheduled to have a full Tummy tuck but worried I will have my belly button scar on the outside which looks like a ring around the rosie. Ive seen... READ MORE
Every time I have surgery I get severe bronchial asthma, and no I don't have asthma. I'm scheduled for a Tummy Tuck on the 26th of July, and... READ MORE
Why some belly buttons get dark after a tummy tuck? What can I do to prevent it from happening? Thank you READ MORE