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Pros and Cons of Having Breast Reduction with Tummy Tuck

After massive weight loss, I am looking to have both breast reduction and tummy tuck. I can't decide whether or not to do them together though.... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck W/ Pain Pump Vs. Without?

I am currently consulting with several plastic surgeons about getting a full tummy tuck. I have noticed that some use pain pumps, particularly the... READ MORE

When is a fleur di lis Tummy Tuck vs a traditional incision indicated? (photos)

I am a 55 year old woman who has lost over 125 lbs in the last year (no surgery). I am seeking a tummy tuck to remove the loose skin and flab that... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck With BBL vs Lipo Only with BBL. Pros and Cons? (photo)

OK, I am 27 years old with 2 children, I have that "post pregnancy pooch" with the stretch marks and loose skin. I was going to get the tummy tuck... READ MORE

Why Are Drains Placed in Pubic Area Versus the Ends of the Incision?

What are the pros and cons to placing drains in the pubic area versus the actual incision? If placed in the pubic area, does it leave two small scars... READ MORE

Which Technique is Best for a Tummy Tuck?

I have been reading about 3 different techniques for tummy tucks. Standard, Lockwood and Pasqal. Do all PS's know how to do these techniques? And what... READ MORE

What Are the Benifits of Regional Anesthesia over General Anesthesia for Tummy Tuck?

Some drs refer to a Tumescent approach when performing a tummy tuck where only the area being worked on is treated and that this is safer and helps to... READ MORE

I Would Like to Know when a Partial Abdominoplasty is Indicated and What Are the Benefits?

I am having abdominoplasty this year as I have loose skin and need a muscle repair after several pregnancies. My surgeon recommended a partial... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck with or Without Muscle Repair?

Is there a difference in cost with or without muscle repair READ MORE

Why get a Tummy Tuck? What are the pros and cons?

Are there reasons people have a Tummy Tuck other than having loose skin? READ MORE

Extended or circular tummy tuck? What are the pros and cons in each? (Photo)

It was suggested that I have a ctt, but that the final decision is up to me. I have only seen patients with major weight loss have this kind of... READ MORE

Weighing pros and cons of when to get a TT. Spring, but getting back to work quickly, or summer break with kids at home. (photo)

I am a teacher, with a light class load, and am considering having the procedure done this spring, and returning to work 7-11 days after surgery.This... READ MORE

Can Lipo of Upper Arms and Back Be Combined with a Full Tummy Tuck?

If so, what are some of the down sides of this? for instance if the arms are sore are you still able to take care of the post op tummy tuck needs? READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Right After 3rd Cesarian Section?

I'm interested in getting a tummy tuck once I deliver my baby Ill be having my 3rd cesarian done. I was told that in the same visit my doctor... READ MORE

Lipo After Tummy Tuck Rather Than In the Same Surgery Normal?

I had a TT w/ MR on April 10th. My PS did not do lipo at the same time. Said it would have been dangerous. A few days ago (3 months post op) I had... READ MORE

What are the down sides to fleur de lis? (Photo)

I'm so baffled... I was told that I will need a fleur de lis tummy tuck because of skin. My problem is that I have read so many negative reviews about... READ MORE

Sex after tummy tuck, pros and cons?

Sex After tummy tuck pros and cons? I have 15 days post full tummy tuck(only). I feel good from the 1st day. My doctor is really impress with the... READ MORE

What is the Difference Between a Panniculectomy and an Abdominoplasty?

What is the Difference Between a Panniculectomy and an Abdominoplasty? READ MORE

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