The Tummy Tuck procedure, also called Abdominoplasty, is a cosmetic surgery performed to improve the appearance of the mid-section. The mid-section is an area of the body that many people struggle to improve. There area variety of factors that can contribute to making the mid-section a “problem area.” Pregnancy, weight loss or weight fluctuations, as well as genetics can all contribute to creating sagging, excess skin, stretched out abdominal muscles, or stubborn fat in the region.

The Tummy Tuck is performed through a long, horizontal incision that runs between the hip bones across the lower abdomen. It is important to note that this incision will leave a permanent scar. Sometimes patient opt to combine the tummy tuck procedure with liposuction to both address excess skin as well as stubborn fat in the area. To learn more, contact our office to schedule your consultation today.