Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)

Abdominoplasty is a surgical procedure that is commonly known as a tummy tuck. The surgery is designed to remove* excess skin and fat deposits from the midsection, while tightening weakened abdominal muscles. Tummy Tuck Toronto patients undergo their surgical abdominoplasty procedure. During abdominoplasty surgery, an incision is made below the bikini line and excess skin and fat are removed. Then the surgeon pulls the remaining skin down to flatten and tighten the stomach.

Common Reasons for Abdominoplasty

Sometimes diet modification and exercise are not enough to tone and tighten your midsection. This one of the primary factors that leads to abdominoplasty. Some of the specific reasons include:

  • Hanging or sagging skin from past pregnancies
  • Hanging or sagging skin after significant weight loss
  • Stubborn abdominal fat deposits that won’t go away with exercise and diet changes

Benefits of a Tummy Tuck

*Individual Results May Vary

The benefits of abdominoplasty surgery are both cosmetic and psychological. Some of the most common include:

  • Smooth, flat skin in the midsection area
  • Improved body image, self-confidence and self-esteem
  • Greater physical intimacy with your spouse or significant other
  • Willingness to wear a bikini or form-fitting clothing in public
  • Reduction or elimination or abdominal stretch marks
  • Increased strength in the midsection, resulting in increased physical activity

Quick Facts About Abdominoplasty

  • An overnight stay may be required, and follow-up visits are necessary
  • Patients should plan on being away from less strenuous jobs for two weeks, and physical jobs for up to six weeks
  • Scarring is located beneath the bikini line, and will fade over time
  • Patients should refrain from any exercise for at least two weeks, and strenuous exercise for up to six weeks
  • Successful candidates must be in good overall health for consideration
  • A compression garment must be worn for up to six weeks following abdominoplasty surgery to reduce* swelling and bruising
  • Results of abdominoplasty are permanent, but weight gain and stretching of the skin can still occur with an unhealthy lifestyle or future pregnancies

* The services, claims and testimonials made on this website are subjective and based on the results of individuals who have used this procedure. Results can vary from customer to customer, based on their skin and body type.

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