Tummy tuck, also medically known as abdominoplasty, is a body contouring surgery ideal for patients who have excess skin or stubborn fat around the middle and lower abdomen. This procedure tightens the muscles of the abdominal wall for a flatter firmer stomach.
The body contouring surgery procedures rendered by our experienced cosmetology team are versatile in terms of technique, giving them the ability to be precise in targeting and removing stubborn fats and loose skin in various locations around the body and tone it. The plastic surgeons at our clinic possess the required skills to carry out the listed surgeries such as precision, focus, and extraordinary attention to details.
Tummy Tuck Recovery and Results:
Patients are expected to resume their daily routines within a fortnight of the surgery, the swelling and bruising will diminish within a week. Immediate results will be noticed right after surgery, however once the patient makes it past the 3 to 4 weeks’ timeline, significant improvements will begin to be more pronounced.
A tummy tuck surgery last anywhere between 1 to 2 hours.
Factors Determining Candidacy:
Technicians will make the final decisions regarding our patient’s candidacy upon consultation, but in general the defining factors include:
Presence of loose skin around the arms:
Patients suffering from loose skin around the arms due to either aging or obesity are eligible for an arm lift surgery.
Good physical health:
Brachioplasty is a considerably invasive surgery and requires the patient to be in good health to eliminate the risk of any future complications. The patient is obliged to notify the surgeons of any pre-existing medical conditions for their safety.
The doctors at Vera Clinic will prescribe the required medications and provide the patients with all the information needed to ensure a comfortable recovery.