How to Minimize Scarring From a Tummy Tuck

A tummy tuck, or abdominoplasty, is one of the most popular plastic surgeries in the United States. This procedure can be done as a standalone surgery or performed alongside liposuction and/or breast augmentation for a mommy makeover. A tummy tuck can get rid of excess, sagging skin and unwanted fat, but our patients often worry about the […]

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The Secret to a Good Mommy Makeover

Every new mother is overwhelmed with joy at the arrival of their new child.  In addition, you may also be concerned about getting your pre-pregnancy body back.  The physical changes brought on by pregnancy and nursing may be challenging to reverse with mere diet and exercise.  That is why Mommy Makeover plastic surgery is such a popular […]

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Types of Tummy Tucks (Abdominoplasty)

An abdominoplasty can be a valuable procedure for patients who have loose skin above the navel after pregnancy or significant weight loss. Often, over-relaxed or stretched abdominal muscles contribute to the skin’s loose appearance. This is especially common after multiple pregnancies. During a tummy tuck, your excess skin will be removed, and the connective tissue that covers […]

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Lipoabdominoplasty

A majority of patients who undergo liposuction or abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) are very happy with the results. Though some will be unhappy with the results, this tends to be because their expectations weren’t entirely realistic. Some are also disheartened with how long the recovery period is. A solution for potential plastic surgery patients interested in contouring their abdominal region […]

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Mommy Makeovers

An article written by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) describes the rapid growth in popularity of cosmetic surgery procedures known collectively as “Mommy Makeovers”. This article says that statistics show an 11% rise in mommy makeovers between 2005 and 2006–more than five times the increase of all cosmetic surgery procedures. Mommy makeover procedures generally include breast […]

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Male Tummy Tuck: A Growing Trend

While there are fewer male than female cosmetic surgery patients, their numbers are growing. Between 2000 and 2007 there was nearly 50% increase in the number of men who had abdominoplasty, or tummy tuck surgery. Men are as concerned about their health, fitness, and appearance as women, but tend to be less outspoken about it. […]

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