Abdominoplasty - Tummy Tuck can dramatically reduce the appearance of a protruding abdomen. Especially, abdominal deformities caused by pregnancies are well treated by tummy tuck. Mini tummy tucks, or partial abdominiplasty, is a similar procedure that targets the lower abdomen only. This procedure is much less invasive and shorter than a full tummy tuck. The result is an enhanced appearance and a significant increase in your self-esteem and confidence.
In abdominoplasty - Tummy Tuck, generally, a horizontal incision is placed just within or above the pubic area. The length of the incision, which extends laterally toward the pelvic bones, depends largely on the amount of skin to be removed. The contour of this incision will vary somewhat according to the structure of your abdomen and the style of bathing suit or undergarments that you prefer. Our plastic surgeon will try to keep the incision within your bathing suit lines.
In some cases when some patients having loose skin above the navel are involved, the surgeon may make a second incision around the navel so that the redundant skin above it can be pulled down. The excess abdominal skin is then removed. The position of the navel remains unchanged. Abdominaplasty - Tummy Tuck - can It can also be performed at the same time as other cosmetic procedures such as breast or facial surgery. Liposuction of the hips and other areas can be performed at the same time with an abdominoplasty - Tummy Tuck.