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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 tummy tuck help with pain relief?

Last year I had an MRI on my back. Other than a blood tumor on my spine everything is normal. But I'm in terrible pain everyday, lower back, hips and... READ MORE

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