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Tummy Tuck Drainage

Christine Great information. Thank you! I'm currently scheduled for 2 consultations to have my tummy tuck done, and no website that I have ever been to has answered my drainage questions like you have. Thanks again! I'm going to keep your site info. in case I have more questions in the next few weeks. Christine, I'll be happy to answer any questions if I can. Going to you first tummy tuck consultations can be an exciting and scary. You may [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:52:14+00:00 December 25th, 2014|surgical drains, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tummy Tuck Infection & Pain

The following question from our forum is from a woman who had a tummy tuck and now has pain and an infection where they removed the surgical drain. She is wondering whether to seek immediate medical help or wait for her doctor's appointment tomorrow. Date: 04/07/2010 Submitted by: Sussan I had tummy tuck done on 3/23. after two weeks I noticed I have a lot of pain in my left side where the drain is coming out and noticed the [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:51:36+00:00 December 25th, 2014|infection, pain, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tummy Tuck In Lebanon

The following question from our forum is from a man who had a tummy tuck in Lebanon and has since returned to Kuwait. His doctor never installed surgical drains and he now faces an additional surgery. Date: 04/10/2010 Submitted by: Yaqoub Dear Dr. I had a tummy tuck operation in Lebanon 7 months ago. my doctor didn't install draining tubes at all, when I came back home to Kuwait and after 3 months I started feeling pain and my tummy [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:50:56+00:00 December 25th, 2014|overseas, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tummy Tuck In India

The following question from our forum is from a woman who had a tummy tuck in India and has since returned to the United States. She is concerned that her stitches have become hard and brittle and wonders if she should have her family doctor in the USA remove them. Date: 04/17/2010 Submitted by: Kelly I found it very helpful to read on your recovery. I have a question about the stitches because I had my surgery in INDIA at [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:50:24+00:00 December 25th, 2014|overseas, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tummy Tuck Infection

The following question from our forum is from a woman who had a tummy tuck performed 2 1/2 weeks ago. Her surgical drain was removed and the hole has healed up. Now she had pain and redness in that area and is wondering if she has cause for concern. Date: 04/24/2010 Submitted by: Deena I had a tummy tuck 2.5 weeks ago, everything went fine I had a drainage tube inserted on my left side upper pubic area, the doctor [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:49:49+00:00 December 25th, 2014|infection, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Too Long For Tummy Tuck Surgical Drains

The following comment from our forum is from a woman who had a tummy tuck performed two weeks ago and still has her surgical drains installed. She thinks that is too long and that too much fluid and blood is being drained. Date: 04/28/2010 Submitted by: Alicia I had a tummy tuck done two weeks ago, and my drain is still water and blood my doctor thinks this is normal, but I don't. I think that that is to long [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:49:16+00:00 December 25th, 2014|surgical drains, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tummy Tuck For A Guy

The following comment from our forum is from a man who had an abdominoplasty done with liposuction on chest and abdominal region. Date: 05/23/2010 Submitted by: David I like your website. I too am a guy who lost a lot of weigh (100 lbs. - 120 lbs.), had sagging skin for about 2 years and decided to go through with it. I had an abdominoplasty done with liposuction on chest and abdominal region. It's been a year and I love [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:48:37+00:00 December 25th, 2014|belly button, for men, Uncategorized|0 Comments

I NEED a Tummy Tuck

England I need a tummy tuck.....NEED, a tummy tuck. I don't care about the risks. If I die it would be better than living the rest of my life like this. every time I bend or squat my underwear and pants slip down to expose my underwear and my shirts ride up. I hate what this is doing to my family and me. Sorry, Response for this message is missing - Tanner

By | 2014-12-25T11:47:30+00:00 December 25th, 2014|before tummy tuck, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tummy Tuck Lipo

The following post from our forum is from a man who is looking for more information about tummy tucks and liposuction on the chest. Date: 06/04/2010 Submitted by: Robbie Thanks for this Tanner... I really appreciate it! I'm down 115 pounds...and have a lot of excess skin. I'm trying to lose 10 more...and then consider the surgery end of next year. I'm interested in reaching out to the response/guy from the 5/23 post who did the liposuction on the chest... [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:46:34+00:00 December 25th, 2014|liposuction, Uncategorized|0 Comments