TUMMY TUCK – WHAT PLASTIC SURGERY CAN DO FOR YOU

Many patients are frustrated by the loose skin/stretch marks and protuberant (“beer belly”) appearance of their abdomen after pregnancy or significant weight loss.   One can exercise 24 hours a day, seven days a week, but the loose skin and the weak abdominal muscle will remain.  Only plastic surgery can address these issues.   The…

I SAY ABDOMINOPLASTY, YOU SAY TUMMY TUCK

I know, it is a corny title, but I chose this title to illustrate a point.  Don’t be fooled by “catchphrases”.  Abdominoplasty is the correct medical term for tummy tuck, just as liposuction is the correct medical term for liposculpture.  I have even seen the term neck shrink lift used for liposuction of neck.  Ah,…