The tummy tuck is truly a transformative procedure, and many of our patients tell us that they wish they’ve scheduled for a consultation in our Beverly Hills office sooner. You’ve done the work-outs, you’ve lost the weight, and you owe it to yourself to pursue your desired figure. Dr. Kapoor and Dr. Schlenker’s detail-oriented, results driven tummy tuck technique makes every effort to achieve the best possible results with the least amount of trauma and scarring, minimize potential complications and lead to an optimal recovery process for the patient. A toned tummy with plastic surgery is what you want.
Tummy Tuck Beverly Hills
What Is A Tummy Tuck?
Everyone desires a flatter stomach or flatter tummy. By creating firm abdominal muscles and tightening the abdominal skin, a new contour is created. A tummy tuck procedure can smooth out skin, reducing stretch marks and creating the tight, toned stomach that almost everyone desires.
Why You Want A Tummy Tuck?
You want a tummy tuck because you want to tighten and firm the abdominal muscles while removing excess abdominal skin. You also want a tummy tuck to reduce severe stretch marks in the process of getting a soft and smoother layer of the skin.
Who Are The Best Candidates For A Tummy Tuck?
Tummy tuck procedures performed in Dr. Kapoor and Dr. Schlenker’s office in Beverly Hills suits both women and men who are in good health, and can find the procedure useful for tightening the stubborn skin around their abdomen that won’t disappear after working out. Best candidate for a tummy tuck are those who have undergone massive weight loss and post-partum women who have had multiple pregnancies.
How Is A Tummy Tuck Performed?
A tummy tuck procedure is generally performed under general anesthesia. A horizontal incision is made just above the pubic hairline. The skin is then dissected up toward the rib cage, the muscle is tightened, the belly button is repositioned and excess skin is removed. A tummy tuck itself requires anywhere from 2 to 4 hours to perform. Drains are most often used and are usually removed within 2 weeks following a tummy tuck procedure.
What Results Can You Expect After A Tummy Tuck?
The overall tummy tuck result will be a flatter, firmer abdominal contour that is more proportionate with your body type and weight. Your final tummy tuck result is a new slimmer profile which will begin to be apparent within several weeks following the tummy tuck procedure. It will take longer to appreciate the final result therefore we ask our Beverly Hills patients to be patient during their recovery period.