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Could Bad Posture Cause This Big of a Bulge After Tummy Tuck? (photo)

Hi Doctors, I'm 7 months PO from a TT and flank lipo. Could bad posture be the cause of this huge bulge? My PS told me that I have very weak... READ MORE

What Can Be Done to Strengthen Weak Abdominal Walls in an Older Male Who is Not Overweight?

Iw am a 68 year old male. I am 5'11" and weigh @198lbs. I exercise regularly. I have noticed that my abdominal walls have weakened giving me a bloated... READ MORE

Fever, Slow Recovery from Tummy Tuck. Very Worried?

My wife is 1 week post-op from tummy tuck. She is still very weak and in a lot of pain. Her incision looks ok. Some redness around part of it. She has... READ MORE

Full Tummy Tuck Vs Modified?

Was told by plastic surgeon that I have weak muscle tone and not enough skin in the upper abdomen to have full tummy tuck. Was offered modified tummy... READ MORE

My Surgeon Has Recommended I Have an Abdominoplasty Alongside Hernia Repair. Is This Necessary?

I had two children within 18 months and my first was a big baby, so now my tummy muscles have separated and I have a 4cm x 4.5cm umbilical hernia ,as... READ MORE

I have multiple Sclerosis, I want to have surgery (TT and BA). Would you recommend surgery with my MS?

My heath issues with MS as the typical legs, can get stiff and weak but i still live, work, drive and walk without assistance on the majority of days,... READ MORE

I Feel Terrible Weakness, Gas Forming, and Giddiness After Tummy Tuck, Is This Normal?

I Underwent Abdominoplasty and  Ventral Hernia Last 18th July 2013. READ MORE

Why Are my Ab Muscles Still Weak 17 Days PO and I Get Up Unassisted?

I had a ftt/mr/lipo of flanks 17 days ago. I am thrilled with my results and although the MR pain has subsided substantially, I still do not have full... READ MORE

Laporotomy and Two Pregnancies Cause Abdominal Wall to Weaken?

Would a laparotomy for endometriosis and two pregnancies cause abdominal wall to weaken? How can I tell if I have muscle separation? READ MORE

Tummy Tuck and Weak Tummy Muscles?

Hi,I'm a 30 year old mum of 4 ages 7 -1.I went for a consultation yesterday for a tummy tuck and after exams,he told me that I had weak tummy muscles... READ MORE

Why do I feel weak and sore when I remove my garment at 8 weeks post op Tummy Tuck and Liposuction?

I am currently 8 weeks po TT and lipo and I have worn my garment 24/7 as per my doctor's instructions. I would like to stop using it, but every time I... READ MORE

What Makes You a Candidate for a Mini Tummy Tuck? (photo)

Spoke to cosmetic nurse and she said i might not be a candidate for a MTT.She felt my belly and said it was hard.I have exercised like forever and i... READ MORE

i have had 3 c-section and have a hernia after being pregnant with twins (photo)

I am 44 yrs old and wondering if theres and insurance coverage to correct my tummy from having 3 c- sections have left me with lose skin and an hernia... READ MORE

Got distended mid section abdomen last 3 months. No matter what I eat or drink it pops out.

Is it possible to have week more relaxed abdominal muscle and increased intraabdominal volume? Celiac disease negative, all endoscopy and colonoscopy... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck for an Obese Person W/hx of Multiple Abdominal Surgeries?

 a tummy tuck for an obese person w/multiple abdominal surgeries - do you mean that the lopsided belly is caused by a weakened abdominal wall due... READ MORE

What causes the large basketball look in upper belly after abdominoplasty 3 years post op? Also issues after brachioplasty?

I lost 168 lbs with diet and exercise. 3 years ago I had abdominoplasty and it looked great for 9 months. After removing the compression garment my... READ MORE

6 months post op abdominal muscle weakness. What exactly does direct muscle to muscle edge repair mean? (Photo)

Hi everyone, I had a tummy tuck April 2014 I am 6 months post op and mt abdominal wall is so weak. If I tighten it it's flat. I have been trying to... READ MORE

Is there a cure for having weak muscle fascial layer? Meaning my tummy will never be flat?

I was told I might have protrusion secondary to weakness of your muscle fascial layer . how do i make this strong and can i make my tummy really flat ... READ MORE

Will a full tummy tuck reduce back pain associated with a weak abdominal wall?

I had twins years ago and since that time I have had intermittent pain in the small of my back (and just above). I've had testing to rule out various... READ MORE

Do I qualify for a tummy tuck? I am 5'6 and weigh 220.

Last year I weighed 270 and started weight watchers and exercising 2-3 times a week. I hit a point where no more weight will come off even after... READ MORE

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