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Tummy Tuck

It is a cosmetic surgery technique that involves the removal of extra skin and fat from the abdomen. The main purpose of this operation is to tighten the muscles and flatten the patient’s abdomen. Furthermore, patients will notice a reduction in stretch marks after undergoing this procedure. Abdominoplasty and abdominal reduction are other names for the procedure. This is the most effective treatment for a drooping abdomen. If you have excess fat in the abdominal area, you may combine liposuction with a stomach tuck. After an inspection, however, only the surgeon can offer the best solution for you.

The following are some of the causes of a sagging abdomen:

Women’s abdominal muscles tend to loosen following pregnancy or weight loss. This condition is more common in men as a result of weight loss. Aging and heredity are two more factors that contribute to a drooping abdomen. Tummy Tuck Surgery Benefits in Islamabad, Pakistan

Patients benefit from abdominal reduction in a variety of ways.

  • Abdominal muscles should be tightened.
  • Abdominal fat and superfluous skin should be removed.
  • A belly that is well-toned and appealing.
  • Self-assurance is regained.
  • Getting a more appealing appearance.
  • Possibility of wearing belly-fitting clothing.
  • Improve the look of a stretch mark.

Good Candidate for Tummy Tuck :

One who has a sagging belly, stretched muscles, and skin and wants to regain his ideal abdomen form is a good candidate for this cosmetic surgery. He needs to be in good health and have realistic expectations. Although there is no cure for stretch marks, abdomen reduction can help to get rid of them.

Risk:

This surgery, like other cosmetic operations, carries certain modest risks.

Numbness in the lower section of the abdominal wall, which goes away after a few days.
Swelling around the scar can remain after several weeks.
Visible scars.
People who are concerned about scarring would be relieved to learn that scar revision surgery can help them solve their problem.

Results:

With this procedure, you can achieve a smooth and flat abdomen. The end result is long-lasting and natural. Through this surgery, the patient feels as if all of his wishes have come true. He or she is content and joyful. Many patients have experienced an increase in self-confidence as a result of being able to wear clothes that they previously couldn’t because of their drooping abdomen.

Practical Information
SURGERY TIME
2.5 hours
ANAESTHESIA
General anaesthesia
NIGHT STAY OR OUTPATIENT
Patient goes home 1 day after surgery
DOWNTIME
2 weeks to go back to work
POSTOPERATIVE CARE
Total rest for 24 horas; wear compression garment 24/7 for 4 weeks; take medication as prescribed; do not perform strenuous activities.