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Extended Tummy Tuck With No Drains - Stony Brook, NY

The procedure in total was about 5 hours (including the recovery). For this procedure Doctor Mark D. Epstein used a new drug by the name of EXPAREL. The Exparel is used to help manage the pain after surgery (in place of pain pumps). There are some side effects as described on the pamphlet; nausea, vomiting, or constipation. Rarely some patients experience numbness and tingling in their mouth... READ MORE

Recent comments from susanna247

Thanks ....sorry took so long to answer....feeling Great! hope the same by you :) READ COMMENT

Hi :) sorry it took so long to respond.....2 weeks for returning back to work...sure as long as you work behind a desk...but if youre always on the go...definately give your body the time to rest. please keep us posted to your surgery..... READ COMMENT

Yesss..Exparel was Great :) READ COMMENT

Hi 2sofar...thanks...I cant say enough about Dr. Epstein.....He' A GREAT SURGEON...Im 43...5'2...and 150 lbs...1 child via c-section. Cant wait to read about you...;) READ COMMENT

After 3 wks....finally returned back to work...even with light duty ...the walking around is catchin up with me. READ COMMENT