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Tummy Tuck Abdominoplasty


Abdominoplasty, more commonly known as a Tummy tuck abdominoplasty, is a cosmetic procedure designed to improve the appearance of the stomach area.

Tummy Tuck Abdominoplasty Procedure.

Weight loss and pregnancy both affect the appearance of the body and a tummy tuck abdominoplasty is a way to tighten stomach muscles and skin.

  • Who can benefit from a tummy tuck abdominoplasty?

    Tummy tuck abdominoplasty can be carried out on both men and women who have an excess of loose skin round their stomach area, as well as those that are struggling to tighten abdominal muscles. A tummy tuck abdominoplasty benefits the physical appearance of the stomach area, as well as helping those who are unhappy with this area to regain confidence.

  • What does tummy tuck abdominoplasty involve?

    Different types of abdominoplasty are available and the type best suited to you will be decided by your surgeon after an initial consultation; this will depend on the reasons for the tummy tuck, the amount of correction needed and your desired results.

    Tummy tuck abdominoplasty on the whole involves an incision being made on the lower abdomen area. Skin and fat is then pulled away from the muscle and tightened and stitched; this creates a firmer and tighter tummy.

  • How long does a tummy tuck abdominoplasty take?

    A Tummy tuck abdominoplasty takes between 2 -2.5 hours and requires 2 nights in hospital to monitor healing.

  • What type of recovery is to be expected after a tummy tuck abdominoplasty?

    After Tummy tuck abdominoplasty pain and discomfort should be expected for up to 14 days whilst the wound heals, and some of this time walking with a slightly stooped posture may be necessary to alleviate pain.

    On average 2-3 weeks off of work is required and it may be up to 12 weeks before sport and physical activity can resume.

  • Who will perform the tummy tuck abdominoplasty?

    All Tummy tuck abdominoplasty procedures are performed by a specialist surgeon with experience in tummy tucks.

  • How much does it cost for a tummy tuck surgery?

    Tummy Tuck surgery is also known as a Abdominoplasty.

    Our cost for a Tummy Tuck is from £5,560

    The procedure is usually performed under a general anaesthetic at our specialist clinic and usually involves a one night stay in hospital.

    This cost includes all your consultations before surgery and unlimited appointments following your procedure.

    For a consultation please complete our contact form or call us now on 02920 617690.

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