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Tightness and Difficulty Standing Up Post-Tummy Tuck

I had an abdominoplasty and umbilical hernia repair 2 1/2 weeks ago (to repair the recti diastisis and umbilical hernia after having my twins four... READ MORE

Activities to Avoid After Tummy Tuck Surgery?

I had a full tummy tuck 12 days ago and I'm wondering what activities to avoid and how long ... As well I cannot stand straight yet is this normal?... READ MORE

I'm 8 Days Post TT and Feel Extreme Stretching - Will I Get New Stretch Marks?

I had a full TT with muscle repair 8 days ago. I'm 5'8" and weigh 145 pounds. I am not able to stand up straight and every time I'm... READ MORE

I Am Two Weeks Op Post Tummy Tuck and Muscle Repair. I Am Still Not Standing Straight, Normal? (photo)

I am two weeks post op from full tummy tuck and muscle repair. I still can not stand straight. The skin on my hips and above my belly button to breast... READ MORE

Not Able to Stand Upright Post Tummy Tuck?

I am 10 days post abdominoplasty and liposuction of the thighs and I still can not stand upright. Is this normal? READ MORE

My Tummy Tuck Procedure Was Done on December 14, 2012. My Belly Button Discharge and Has White Skin Around It? (photo)

I am 2 weeks post op and I still can not stand up all the way straight. My belly button discharges and still has this sort of white skin that is not... READ MORE

Is It Normal to be Able to Stand Almost Straight 3 Days Post-Op Full TT?

Just wondering if I was the only one with this problem but i can stand near close to straight.. I hve a full tt and it has been 3 days since my... READ MORE

6 Weeks Not Standing Straight?

I'm 43, 5'7",125bs & was very active before tummy tuck 6 weeks ago. I don't have any risk factors but I still cannot stand up straight & can... READ MORE

10 Days Post Op, Still Not Able to Stand Up Straight After FTT Surgery, Why is That?

Hello, I'm 10 days post op and I was wondering should I still have difficulties with standing up straight? I unable to stand for a long period of... READ MORE

Can't Stand Straight After Tummy Tuck - Due to Lack of Flexeril?

I didnt take the prescribed flexeril after my TT. is that why i cant stand straight after two and a half weeks? I was worried about the heart related... READ MORE

I have a pulling sensation at & above belly button after Tummy Tuck, can't stand straight & a dimple above my belly button?

I had a tummy tuck 2 weeks ago and am not able to stand any more straight than right after surgery. I don't feel like the incision is stretching when... READ MORE

Return to Work, Still Not Standing Straight?

Hi, I'm 2 weeks post op, full TT with lipo on my flanks, today. I am a NICU nurse and I'm planning on returning to work 2 days before my 4 weeks post... READ MORE

I can't stand up straight 3 weeks post op Tummy Tuck. Is this normal?

Im 3 wks post op from a tt and cant stand up straight at all Im so tight and bent over that people stop me in the street to ask if Im ok!! If I try to... READ MORE

Too much too soon after tummy tuck?

I had a tummy tuck with Lipo exactly one week ago. Since day one I've had minimal pain and hardly no swelling. I also did not have drainage tubes. I... READ MORE

When will the incision close after having a tummy tuck done? (Photo)

I just had my TT 4days ago and I'm curious how long does it take before the incision will seal? Or when can I stand up straight? I feel like forcing... READ MORE

Is It More Challenging to Stand Straight Sooner with Progressive Sutures or Quilting Method?

Hello. I am concerned about the recovery with progressive sutures (quilting method) due to the tissue being attached to the muscle and not being able... READ MORE

Is it normal to use six layers of sutures for a tummy tuck? (Photo)

I had a tummy tuck 4 weeks ago and I'm still in excruciating pain. I can't stand up straight yet and there's a right knotted feeling in my stomach.... READ MORE

Anything to aid the progression of standing straight up with tight belly skin? (Photo)

2 weeks post op & am worried about being not fully erect for too long & pushing it resulting in stretch marks. Would it be beneficial to use any kind... READ MORE

Expectations For Going Back to Work 4 Weeks Post TT with MR and Mini-facelift and Being on my Feet All Day

I am having a full TT with MR and a mini-facelift. Just wondering is it unreasonable to expect to go back to full time work four weeks post op. My job... READ MORE

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