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

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 >>
Feb
2002

Q&A: How long after a tummy tuck and breast lift will it be before I can return to work, working with young children?

David Metzner, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com I am going to have surgery done very soon and was wondering how long after tummy tuck surgery and a breast lift will I have to be out of work? I work with young children and do lots of moving around. ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What can I do to tighten my abdomen and deal with stretch marks if I have tried everything I can do?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I'm 4'11' and about 115 pounds. I had one child seven years ago. Due to the pregnancy my abdomanal area really got stretched out.I now have loose skin and a lot of stretch marks.I work out ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What type of scar results from a tummy tuck, can it be removed by laser and how long after the tummy tuck surgery?

David Metzner, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com What type of scare does a tummy tuck leave? Can I have the scare removed by lazer? How soon after the tummy tuck? View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What can I do to tighten my abdomen and deal with stretch marks if I have tried everything outside of surgery?

Josh Korman, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com I'm 4'11' and about 115 pounds. I had one child seven years ago. Due to the pregnancy my abdomanal area really got stretched out.I now have loose skin and a lot of stretch marks.I work out ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What can I do to tighten my abdomen and deal with stretch marks if I have tried exercise and creams?

David Metzner, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com I'm 4'11' and about 115 pounds. I had one child seven years ago. Due to the pregnancy my abdomanal area really got stretched out.I now have loose skin and a lot of stretch marks.I work out ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: Would surgery to improve my flabby waistline be a minor or a major procedure and what kind of scar would be left?

David Metzner, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com I have excess, wrinkled skin right at my waistline since having a child 25 yrs. ago. I weigh 123, and am 5'2" and am just slightly flabby, not obese. Would this be a minor or major procedure ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: What is the normal healing time for a tummy tuck surgery?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I was going to have a tummy tuck surgery done. I was wondering what the normal healing time for this was? View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: What is the normal healing time for a tummy tuck surgery (Abdominoplasty)?

David Metzner, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com I was going to have a tummy tuck surgery done. I was wondering what the normal healing time for this was? View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: Will I still have stretch marks above my navel after abdominoplasty and how much swelling shrinkage will I have with breast augmentation?

David Metzner, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com Hello I'm interested in abdominoplasty. If a woman has stretch marks all over her abdomen and 2-3 inches above the navel and she has a tummy tuck, is it pretty much certain she will still have stretch ... View full question & answer >>