Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty) Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Mar
2014

Q&A: Is it possible to do a tummy tuck after having a baby via C-section ?

HOWARD TOBIN, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com I will like to know if its possible to do a tummy tuck after having a baby via C - section ? thank you .. View full question & answer >>
Feb
2014

Q&A: Can I have a huge amount of excess skin removed after 2 twin pregnancies?

Melek Kayser, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com Hi, I have 2 sets of natural, fraternal twins. First set are 28 months and the second are 8 months old. I have already lost all the baby weight from both pregnancies but I still have a large amount of ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2013

Q&A: Is Smart-Lipo or Tube Lipo Better Than Liposuction?

William Georgis, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com My name is Cynthia, and I have had three children, I have a pouch under my belly button, I love to drink beer, and watch my Bama play football. I was wondering if smart - lipo or with a tube lipo would ... View full question & answer >>
Oct
2013

Q&A: After a second baby, what are pros and cons of liposuction again in the same place?

Remus Repta, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com It is possible after having another baby to have liposuction or skin tight again also can he be done at the same place. What are the cons and pros? View full question & answer >>
Sep
2013

Q&A: I had liposuction twice, but my skin feels and looks like an old lady's skin. Should I have a tummy tuck?

Itzhak Nir, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com hi, i'm a 31 yr. old female and had liposuction twice on my abdomen, i'm 5'3 and 110 pd. 80%of my body fat seem to be in my stomach, my first lipo i wasn't satisfied because the moment ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2013

Q&A: After four children, is there a way to tighten the loose skin without scarring?

Roger Friedenthal, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com My wife is 5'4 and weighs about 125 lbs. After having four children she has a moderate fat deposit below the umbilicus and loose skin above it. The fat should respond well to liposuction. Is there ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2013

Q&A: Can I have a hysterectomy and abdominoplasty at the same time?

Itzhak Nir, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am scheduled to have a hysterectomy -- is it possible to do an abdominoplasty at the same time? I had a C-Section delivery 16 years ago and my stomach never tightened back up no matter how much exercise ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2013

Q&A: Getting Rid of Stretch Marks After Pregnancy?

Csaba Magassy, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com Hi, I'm a 17 year old single mother of a 6 month old son. During my pregnancy I developed horrible strech marks that completely cover my stomach and go in circles around my belly button. I was wondering ... View full question & answer >>
Feb
2002

Q&A: What can I do to minimize the look of my scar as a result of a tummy tuck followed by a hysterectomy?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I had a tummy tuck in 1994. The next year, 1995, I had to have a hysterectomy. The cut made for the hysterectomy was on top of the previous scar from the tummy tuck. It left a terrible purple, wide scar. ... View full question & answer >>
Feb
2002

Q&A: What can be done to repair my wife's abdomen after four c-sections and will insurance cover it?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com This question is primarily for my wife. She has had 4 c-sections in the past, and now has an apron of adipose tissure over her abdomen. What is the best was to have this removed. And, do insurance company's ... View full question & answer >>