Abdominoplasty

Result : improving the appearance of the abdominal region especially after a pregnancy or a significant weight loss.

Intervention : Abdominoplasty or tummy tuck involves surgically removing the excess of skin and fat located between the navel and the pubis. If necessary we can also tighten the muscles of the abdominal wall. The incision has generally the shape of an arc whose length depends on the amount of tissue that has been resected.

Duration of the surgery : between 2 and 4 hours.

Type of anesthesia : general anesthesia.

Hospitalization: 48 hours.

Recovery time: 15 days.