67 y/o Winter Haven Tummy Tuck with abdominal wall flattening. Winter Haven is located between Tampa and Orlando, FL. The city is known for the largest Legoland in the world, its vintage aircrafts, and beautiful lakes.
Are tummy tucks dangerous?
In general, this procedure is very safe. However, just like another surgery, Tummy Tucks have risks. Prolonged wound healing, bleeding, infection, seromas, and complications from anesthesia.
Can you get pregnant after tummy tuck?
If you are planning on becoming pregnant, you may want to postpone your tummy tuck procedure until after you are finished having children. During surgery, vertical abdominal muscles will be tightened to create a flatter, tighter abdominal appearance. Future pregnancies can cause these muscles to weaken or separate, causing the prior protruding belly to return.
Do tummy tucks work?
A Tummy Tuck can give you a firmer and smoother appearance by getting rid of the excess skin and fat. Tummy Tucks have long lasting results if a stable weight is maintained.
How long do tummy tucks last?
A Tummy Tuck can give you permanent results. Tightening the abdominal muscles and getting rid of the excess fat and skin will result in a firmer and smoother appearance. Unless you become pregnant or gain a large amount of weight, a Tummy Tuck will not come undone.
How much weight can you lose having a tummy tuck?
Most patients will lose between 2 -5 lbs following a Tummy Tuck procedure. However, it is the body shaping and contouring that is most important. Any accompanying weight loss is only a secondary benefit of the Lipo-Abdominoplasty procedure.