Table of Contents
- 0.1 Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)
- 0.2 Tummy Tuck
- 0.3 What’s Tummy Tuck?
- 0.4 Am I a Good Canditade for Tummy Tuck?
- 0.4.1 The tummy tuck is a surgical operation that is often needed in women who have given birth. During pregnancy, the abdomen is severely expanded with an abdominal wall and abdominal muscles. This issue occurs in the post-pregnancy period. That’s why we advise being done tummy tuck after the pregnancy.
- 0.5 What are the risks?
- 1 Free Appointment
- 2 SURGERY
- 2.1 What Should be done after surgery?
- 2.2 IF YOU THINK ABOUT TUMMY TUCK CONTACT US!
- 2.3 RESULTS
- 2.4 Gallery
- 2.5 Contact us for before and after photos!
- 2.6 Frequently asked questions about Tummy Tuck İstanbul
Tummy tuck operation is performing to the abdominal area where sagging and cracks occur in time.
Crack and sagging problems may occur due to fast weight fluctuation and pregnancy.
What’s Tummy Tuck?
The tummy tuck is a surgical operation that can create an impressive difference.
This is more common in women who have given birth in general. Because the abdominal muscles are stretched or separated.
Am I a Good Canditade for Tummy Tuck?
The tummy tuck is a surgical operation that is often needed in women who have given birth. During pregnancy, the abdomen is severely expanded with an abdominal wall and abdominal muscles. This issue occurs in the post-pregnancy period. That’s why we advise being done tummy tuck after the pregnancy.
Tummy Tuck surgery is usually performed on women but sometimes men demand this surgery too. There is a need for tummy tuck surgery in men or women who have gained or lost a lot of weight.
What are the risks?
The decision of having an aesthetic surgery depends on your own will and whether or not to fulfill your expectations. You should decide whether the risks and potential complications of Tummy tuck surgery acceptable or not. Your plastic surgeon will explain the risks of the surgery in detail. You’re asked for signing consent forms to make sure you fully understand the surgery and all the risks and possible complications.
Possible risks of tummy tuck surgery include those:
- Fluid accumulation
- Numbness or other changes in skin sensation
- Recurrent looseness of skin
These risks and others will be fully discussed before your consent is taken. It is important to discuss all your questions directly with your plastic surgeon.
What should be done before surgery?
You should quit smoking if you do. You should avoid taking aspirins which can increase bleeding, anti-inflammatory drugs, and herbal supplements.
Your Medical History
Talk to your doctor about the operations you are taking, as well as the medications you use. If you are allergic to any drug, tell the Plastic Surgeon.
Your Physical condition
For treatment, your doctor will make the necessary examination before you decide to operate. The doctor may also take photographs of the abdomen for medical records.
You should know exactly what you want. You should tell this to your doctor in detail before the surgery and you should know what the result will be.
Operation Process Step by Step
The troubled area under the skin will be removed and a flat abdomen done by bringing the muscles together.
During the surgical procedures, drugs are applied for your comfort. Option is performing under general anesthesia.
2- Formation of Incisions
The shape and length of the incision will be determined by the amount of excess skin. Once the abdominal skin is lifted, the underlying weakened abdominal muscles are repaired.
3- Closing the incisions
Sutures, skin adhesives, tapes, or clips close the skin incisions.
4- See the result
Your tummy tuck will result in a flatter, firmer abdominal contour that is more proportionate with your body type and weight.
What to Expect?
Tummy Tuck should be performed in a hospital. It should be done in an operating room environment. You will be anesthetized during the operation and you will not feel any pain during the operation.
You should talk with your doctor in detail about tummy tuck surgery. As a result, you should expect realistic results. Your doctor should be able to tell you correctly, and you should understand it well.
A tummy tuck, also known as abdominoplasty, removes excess fat and skin and restores weakened muscles to create a smoother, firmer abdominal profile. Finally, the doctor terminates the operation by making a new belly button on the abdomen.
If the complaint is only in the lower region of the belly, the problem can be solved by a smaller operation called mini abdominoplasty. In the operation that leaves a smaller trace, the abdominal muscles are repaired.
What Should be done after surgery?
After the operation, you will be asked to wear a special garment to keep your tummy tight. The reason for this is to reduce the swelling which is a natural result.
Take time to relax and take yourself on the days following your treatment. You can do a little activity to promote blood flow and make faster the healing. The walking will especially good. But try to rest plenty.
In general, patients can return to work after two weeks. If you work in a high level of physical difficulty, you should extend this period a little longer. Also, your routine program and status will be under constant control.
IF YOU THINK ABOUT TUMMY TUCK CONTACT US!
If you want to get more information about Tummy Tuck and discuss your situation and get prices for it, feel free to contact us, call +44 1442 780745. Contact us for our experienced doctors.
The results of tummy tuck may be concealed because you do not stand completely upright. You will have a tall and confident stance within a week or two. With the tummy tuck, you will have a firmer and tighter abdomen, which is more proportionate to your body type and weight.
The tummy tuck is not guaranteed. In some cases, it may not be possible to obtain the best results with a single surgical procedure and other surgical procedures may become necessary. The success of the surgery needs to follow your doctor’s instructions. Your doctor will give you specific instructions on how to take care of yourself.
Frequently asked questions about Tummy Tuck İstanbul
How is tummy tuck performed?
A tummy tuck can be performed in two types: full tummy tuck or mini tummy tuck. If the deformation is at the upper part of the abdomen and the place of the navel is changing, the procedure is a full tummy tuck. The skin of the abdomen is removed to the ribs and the excess skin is cut off from the body. In the mini-tummy tuck operation, the procedure is performed on the lower part of the abdomen, and liposuction or laser lipolysis is applied to the skin.
Is it possible to correct the hernia with tummy tuck?
If you have a hernia problem due to previous births or similar reasons in the abdomen or belly area during the abdominal stretching, the hernia can also be eliminated.
How is the process of returning to normal life?
A tummy tuck takes approximately 2 to 4 hours and must be hospitalized after the operation. However, the patient can stand up 3-4 hours after the procedure. The return period to normal life varies between 10-15 days.
Is there a scar after the abdomen surgery?
The incision is made in such a way that the incision region will coincide with the body curves and under the underwear. Thus, the natural line of the body is indistinguishable, and the trace cannot be noticed. When applied by experienced hands, as in other aesthetic surgeries, the tracks will be hidden subtly in tummy tuck operations.
Is it a painful procedure?
A tummy tuck is performed under general anesthesia. The patient will not feel pain even if he is awake.
How much does it cost?
Cost varies from patient to patient. It is impossible to say the price without examination of the cost of the procedure varies depending on the condition of the fat tissue to be taken and the size of the procedure to be performed. It is not possible to determine the price without examining the patient.