Abdominplasty – Tummy Tuck
An abdominoplasty – tummy tuck is cosmetic surgery procedure that we have carried out many times over the years. Its main purpose is to improve the appearance of your abdomen (stomach). The procedure may involve removing excess fat and skin and tightening the abdominal muscles.
Abdominoplasty – tummy tuck – is it right for me?
An abdominoplasty – tummy tuck isn’t suitable for everyone. It may be that you have just lost lots of weight or that your skin has not shrunk back after pregnancy and you are very self-conscious about what your abdomen looks like. After a FREE consultation with one of our team it is the surgeon who will carry out a detailed assessment before deciding if abdominoplasty – tummy tuck surgery is suitable for you. For example, usually abdominoplasty – tummy tuck is not appropriate for people who are overweight or as an attempt to lose weight.
Your surgeon may use one of several cosmetic surgical techniques:
Full abdominoplasty – is suitable if you have a lot of excess skin. Mini abdominoplasty – is suitable if you only have a little excess skin. Endoscopic
abdominoplasty – is suitable if you only need to have the muscles of your abdominal wall tightened.This operation is performed under a general anaesthetic and usually takes between 2 – 5 hours. The length of your hospital stay depends on which procedure is performed. With a full abdominoplasty you should be able to go home after 2 – 3 days. Most patients are mobile from day one and return to normal activities within 6 weeks. You may be able to return to work in 2 weeks, be sure and discuss your return to work with your surgeon The results of an
abdominoplasty – tummy tuck improves gradually over the first 6 months. For the most successful outcomes you should keep to a healthy weight and exercise regularly.
Abdominoplasty – tummy tuck costs
The cost of abdominoplasty – tummy tuck may be more affordable than you think, especially now that we offer interest FREE payment terms to allow patients to pay monthly for their cosmetic surgery procedure. To find out more about the cost of abdominoplasty – tummy tuck treatment get in touch with the team to arrange FREE consultation today.