The traditional tummy tuck using a drain has been around for years with very high success rates; however, surgeons have refined the technique to eliminate the need for drains by utilizing special “quilt-like” sutures. Drains are still used by some surgeons today, but many like to offer their patients the option to go without for … Continue reading Benefits of a ‘No-Drain’ Tummy Tuck
Childbirth, weight loss, and aging can all cause excess skin and fat on the abdomen. When this occurs, a tummy tuck can help to restore a tighter abdominal profile. However, many people may not be aware that there are multiple types of tummy tucks. At our office in Baltimore, we offer full and mini tummy … Continue reading Which Tummy Tuck is Right for You?
Being a mother can be a rewarding and challenging experience. and you can learn as much from your child as they learn from you! Pregnancy and childbirth take a major toll on a woman’s body, and the impact can be excess skin, weight gain, and sagging breasts,. A mommy makeover consists of several procedures to help restore … Continue reading Who Can Benefit from a Mommy Makeover?
Are you living with excess flab on your stomach that just won’t go away with diet and exercise? If this sounds like you, you may want to consider plastic surgery to correct the issue. However, many patients find themselves torn over whether they need a tummy tuck or liposuction. To help make your decision easier, … Continue reading Tummy Tuck vs. Liposuction
Mothers who have undergone one or multiple pregnancies often find that they are left with excess skin and fat on their abdomens, and their abdominal muscles may have become weak. Additionally, significant weight loss after pregnancy may leave excess abdominal skin. If you find yourself relating to either of these situations, a tummy tuck may … Continue reading Pre-and Post-Op Tummy Tuck Tips
Recently, the mommy makeover has grown in popularity, with moms desiring to look and feel their best, as quickly as possible. While many may have heard of this procedure, they may not have a full understanding of what it entails. If you or a loved one is interested in a mommy makeover, here is what … Continue reading Understanding the Mommy Makeover
What is the difference between a tummy tuck and mini tummy tuck? A tummy tuck involves removing excess fat and skin to create a flatter and toned waist line. This removal of fat and skin helps tighten the stomach muscles and improve the appearance of your abdomen. This procedure is helpful for those who have excess skin from pregnancy … Continue reading Ask the Doctor: What is the Difference Between a Tummy Tuck and Mini Tummy Tuck?
A flat, smooth stomach is desired by many people for a more youthful, fit appearance. Two procedures most people turn to for this is liposuction or a tummy tuck. These two surgeries differ in some ways. Here, we will explain each procedure: Liposuction Liposuction is used to remove fat from areas of the body with … Continue reading Liposuction vs. Tummy Tuck
A mommy makeover is a combination of plastic surgery procedures done to help you regain your pre-baby body. It can include a combination of a tummy tuck, a lower body lift, a breast lift, a breast augmentation, liposuction, and more. Breast Augmentation/Lift Many women are unhappy with their breasts after delivery. After pregnancy and/or breastfeeding, … Continue reading Everything You Need to Know About Mommy Makeovers
Yes, Getting a Tummy Tuck Can Improve Your Health You may be considering a tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) to assist in toning up an abdomen that has been unresponsive to diet and exercise. If you are, we applaud and fully endorse the idea. Tummy tucks are a proven method of creating a flat and toned abdominal … Continue reading Yes, Getting a Tummy Tuck Can Improve Your Health