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Is this a tummy tuck gone wrong? (photo)

I had a tummy tuck with a hernia and muscle repair on 2/10. I was told I might have a 1 inch vertical incision if I didnt have enough skin to pull and... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Possible with Vertical Incision?

I am due to have a abdominal hysterectomy with vertical incision in a couple of month's time. I have asked about cosmtic surgery or Tummy Tuck at same... READ MORE

Should I Get a Secomd Opinion About Small Vertical Incision with Full Tummy Tuck? (Photo)

I had my first consultation with a highly acredited plastic surgeon whom I have admiried for quite some time, I was very pleased to hear he could and... READ MORE

Vertical Incision Necessary For Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I met with a PS today for a consultation and I really liked personally and trusted his medical opinion. However, he insisted that a vertical incision... READ MORE

Would I need a circumferential lift? Or an extended tummy tuck? Would a vertical tuck lead to a better waist? (Photo)

I'm a 25 year old non smoker. I had two uncomplicated pregnancies, but both times delivered 11lb babies. No diabetes and I'm healthy. I'm still about... READ MORE

How long does it take to recover from fleur-de-lis TT? I'm having pain 3 months after in superior vertical incision.

Is sharp pain in the superior portion of the vertical incision normal after three months of having a flue-de-ls? The pain is like a sharp knife was... READ MORE

Which is best, vertical incision, short horizontal incision, extended or standard tummy tuck? (Photo)

My PS said it's possible I may need a vertical incision, but I told him I'd rather he gives me a longer horizontal incision to eliminate the excess... READ MORE

Can I Get a Revision to Lower my FTT Scar? (photo)

I am 6 weeks post op from FTT. I was aware of the possible vertical incision to close up my old belly button but was unaware that I would be left with... READ MORE

Was This Really Necessary to Be Cut Vertically for a Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I just had a tummy tuck with umbilical hernia repair 5 days ago. I went to the most top rated plastic surgeon in my area. So 15 minutes before my... READ MORE

Do I have a vertical incisional hernia from my hysterectomy? My stomach is bloated and my pelvis has dropped. (photo)

I believe I have a hernia in my vertical incision from my partial hysterectomy I also have a c- section scar. Ever since my hysterectomy my stomach... READ MORE

One doctor says I need it, the others say it's not necessary. Do I Need a Vertical Incision for my Tummy Tuck? (photo)

Saw three surgeons and first one I really liked said I may need a vertical incision from belly button to pubic bone (in addition to the one hip to... READ MORE

Is a vertical incision necessary for a Tummy tuck with a long torso? (photos)

Hi. I am questioning the consultation I had recently about a tummy tuck. I have minor distasis from my 3 pregnancies. I'm currently at 12% body fat... READ MORE

Is it normal to have pain 5 months after a tummy tuck?

I had an extensive inverted t tummy tuck 5 months ago. The incision from hip to hip is fine. However the vertical incision site has recently become... READ MORE

Do Doctors in the US Use Vertical C-section?

Why do they use vertical c-section? what is the difference between vertical and horizontal c-section? READ MORE

Is It Possible to Get my Stomach Smaller Without Surgery?

I had a vertical c section when I was 19. Is a flat stomach possible. Not really flat bt flat enough to cover my incusion with a tattoo. Im 21 now abd... READ MORE

4 weeks post op Tummy Tuck. Why would one scar resemble a crevice when all others are closed? (photos)

I am 4 weeks post op tummy tuck and umbilical hernia repair. I also had a scar from an old belly button piercing. I had the tape removed and after... READ MORE

Would it be possible to get an estimate total of how a tummy tuck would cost me in your area? (Photo)

Thank you so much who have answered my question. And since one doctor told me his price is $7400 I'd like to know how much your price cost for my... READ MORE

Do I really need a vertical incision scar during tummy tuck? (photos)

I am 37 yrs old, 5'4 and currently 138 lbs. My surgeon's recommendation is to do a small vertical incision during my TT with muscle repair and lipo of... READ MORE

Would It Be Beneficial when Having Revision for TT/ Have Vertical Incision? (photo)

Had full TT/MR in nov 2012 ps and myself had discussed after 2 months post op I would need revision too much loose skin remaining.... also had... READ MORE

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