Tummy Tuck Surgery

Tummy Tuck Surgery is useful for the removal of excess fat and skin. Tummy Tuck Surgery, also known as, abdominoplasty is also useful for restoring weakened or separated muscles to create a smoother and firmer abdomen. Tummy Tuck Surgery is mostly done by film stars, models, and people in the show business.

Application of Tummy Tuck Surgery

Tummy Tuck Surgery is usually required for restoring loose and sagging belly. This may be caused by excess fat accumulation leading to flabby abdomens. Abdominoplasty is also performed in such cases as,

  • Looseness of stomach muscles caused by pregnancy
  • Sagging caused by aging
  • Significant weight gain due to inactivity or due to a specific disease
  • Hereditary weight gain
  • Surgical reasons that contribute to fat deposition

Preparation of Tummy Tuck Surgery

One has to take a number of precautions before going for Tummy Tuck Surgery. This preparation is essential for achieving the desired results. Some of the precautions that need to be taken prior to Abdominoplasty are:

  • Lab testing or a medical evaluation of the exact physical condition, (this may include your body weight, blood pressure, and body mass)
  • You might have to take certain medications or make adjustments in your current medications
  • Smoking needs to be stopped in advance, as it may cause some hindrances
  • One should refrain from taking anti-inflammatory drugs, herbal supplements, and medicines like aspirin since they can contribute to increased bleeding

Check list for Tummy Tuck Surgery

A good number of factors have to be considered prior to Tummy Tuck Surgery. Some of the important factors that need to be considered are:

  • Medical examination for chronic diseases, drug allergies and serious medical treatments
  • Full record of current medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements
  • Whether the patient is addicted to alcohol, tobacco and drugs
  • Any case of previous surgeries