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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jessica Allan
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Go see a doctor: Before undergoing a mini or full tummy tuck.Slow down.Try on a bikini and look in a full length mirror. Do you see bulges?Weigh yourself and look up ... Read More
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Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
See video 4 answer: There are at least 10 different types of tummy tucks (witch hazel) and the procedure you undergo will have great impact on the extents surgery as well ... Read More
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Seek Consultation: Mini tummy tuck is an operation that produces very limited results and is very rarely indicated. It involves a shorter incision but does not address t ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Subramaniam Arumugam
56 years experience Plastic Surgery
In : In a far away country, how will you select the right surgeon and the right hospital. Many problems - stay during healing time, who will help you dur ... Read More
Dr. Francisco Agullo
20 years experience Plastic Surgery
Of course: If you look hard enough you will find a place that performs procedures cheaply. The challenge is figuring out if that provider is qualified to perform ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Tholen
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
Cheap can be deadly!: What happens if you get an infection or dead tissue and you're stuck in a foreign country, or even worse, back home and your surgeon is nowhere to be ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Subramaniam Arumugam
56 years experience Plastic Surgery
I : I am conservative, i allow my patients to do some tread mill from four weeks. But, i ask them to wait for eight weeks for weights and strenuous exer ... Read More
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
My : My general rule is to allow patients to walk on a treamill at a speed that is equal to the weeks of recovery i.E, week 1 = 1 mph, week 2 = 2 mph, week ... Read More
Dr. Azita Madjidi
30 years experience Plastic Surgery
Six weeks: You can gradually increase your activity after three weeks, go for walks. Then go gently on a treadmill at four weeks and back to jogging at 6 weeks.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darryl Blinski
46 years experience Plastic Surgery
Mini TT: It depends upon exactly what the operation is to be preformed. Some mini TTs are just skin removal while others are more involved, muscle repair, lipo ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Terrence Higgins
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
This : This will depend on muscle repair or no muscle repair with your mini tummy tuck. The muscle repair will lengthen the post op recovery with no heavy l ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Edwards
37 years experience Plastic Surgery
In : In a mini-tummy tuck the only skin and subcutaneous fat removed is from below the belly button. If you were to gain or lose weight after this surgery ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Tell Surgeon: I'm sorry to hear about the complication you are experiencing; this is especially frustrating since you are on vacation. Best to communicate with you ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. David Mobley
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Thank : Thank you for your inquiry. Yes, all plastic surgery will leave a scar. However, a mini tummy tuck will leave a much smaller and finer scar line than ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alex Lechtman
30 years experience Plastic Surgery
Hard to Know: Lower belly fat can be removed with liposuction, a mini tummy tuck or a full tummy tuck depending on what your anatomy is and what kind of result you ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Joseph Mele
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes. : Yes. You should be able to climb the stairs to your bedroom after a mini tummy tuck.

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