Tummy Tuck

Get back to shape with a tummy tuck or abdominoplasty procedure.

Stressed out because of the excess skin or fat in your abdomen? During weight loss, the body shrinks back to its original figure and the skin grows loose around the abdomen, arms, legs, and breasts. It also develops after pregnancy and becomes very difficult to get rid off. Regular diet and exercise will not help if you develop a tummy tuck. So, a patient may wish to go for tummy tuck surgery procedure to have a flat and tight stomach again. Dr. Stefan Adair in Atlanta offers the most refined techniques to give you a natural appearance with minimal to no stigmata of the surgery.

A Tummy Tuck is a surgical procedure that removes excess skin from the abdominal area to give a smoother and firm stomach. It is most common with moms who want to return to their orginal physique after childbirth.

When To Consider a Tummy Tuck Procedure?

  • You can undergo a tummy tuck procedure if you have lose excess skin in your abdominal area

  • If you have stretch marks that do not improve with any medicines.

  • If you want a great physical figure

  • If you want to regain self-confidence because of your stomach contours

The surgery is often performed as an outpatient surgery meaning you can go home the same night of your operation. You can go home with a single drain that will stay in for a week, depending on the amount of drainage. This is a major surgery and you should know all the facts and truths before going forward.

Not many plastic surgeons give you the proper guidance on whether to consider a tummy tuck surgery or not but DR. Stefan Adair can give the best advice if you are considering a tummy tuck operation. He offers specialized training in facial and body rejuvenation to give you a natural appearance with the surgery.

Who Are the Ideal Candidates for the Procedure?

  • Women who have undergone many pregnancies can go for the tummy tuck to tighten their lower abdominal muscles.

  • If you have any prior surgery and weight fluctuations that has developed into an extra skin on your abdomen and the diet, exercise and the other efforts are not working well.

  • If you have a very good bill of health, with no ailments or other issues of heart and lungs.

  • If you are not planning any pregnancy.

  • If you are not planning to lose more weight as there are many chances to lose weight after the tummy tuck procedure.

Are there any preparations needed before the procedure and what to expect during the procedure?

  • A preoperative planning is always essential from your surgeon including medication and supplement in detail.

  • Talk about your own medical history to prevent any type of risk during surgery

  • Understand all the entire abdominoplasty process that can give you confidence

What are the post operative care measure?

  • The operated area will be stitched and covered with the proper bandage, so take care of your bandage so that it does not create any problems.

  • A bandage promotes proper healing, so it should not get wet.

  • Limit strenuous activity for a minimum six weeks.

  • Have proper diet, vitamins and exercise to heal more quickly.

  • Do not consume alcohol or smoke after you have undergone surgery and more!

Dr. Stefan Adair is a board certified surgeon by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and provides you with the safest possible experience to go forward with the Tummy Tuck procedure.

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Dunwoody Location
5505 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Suite 640 Atlanta, GA 30342

Buckhead Location
550 Pharr Rd NE Suite 630, Atlanta, GA 30305

Tel: 404-302-0021
Fax: 941-870-8489