When we talk of tummy tuck procedure, it is an elective surgical process which is performed to reshape and tighten the lower abdomen. Many men and women face the problem of a widening waistline that is often difficult to address, even with the right exercises and diet. If there is excess fat and loose skin in this area, it can be effectively addressed by a partial tummy tuck procedure. This in general has gained a high rate of success in many clinics across the world. Hence, if you are planning such a procedure you can be certain of its success rate and better effects you will benefit from.
When a partial tummy tuck works?
There can be several kinds of abdominoplasty before and after to help address different issues of the stomach, especially related to obesity. However, for those who are in relatively good health and have lost weight with exercise and diet, they are often concerned about the loose skin around their lower abdomen area. This is tightened by partial tummy tuck effectively. One can consult a surgeon who conducts such procedures. In general a partial tummy tuck procedure is less risky and hence, success rates are higher. It is usually recommended for those who are in good health and simply want a tightened lower abdomen area or the loose and sagging skin in this area to be remedied. Similar like breast augmentation before and after where the patient wants to give shape to the bust.
How tummy tuck procedure is executed?
If you are planning to go in for a partial abdominoplasty, you need to consult a surgeon who will assess your health conditions. He or she will then explain the procedure and benefits as well as risks associated with the procedure. This will help one to know what to expect during and after the procedure is conducted. In general the procedure is executed by applying a sedative on the patient. Local anesthetic is applied in the lower abdomen area. An elliptical cut is done between the hip bones which are as per the natural curve of the abdomen area. The excess skin, cartilage tissue and fat are clipped away. A suction device is used to remove excess fat as well, depending on the requirement. The muscles of the abdominal region are stretched and the skin is sutured back to tighten it across the operated area.
This procedure has been executed many times and several surgeons have a high success rate in such procedures. It would be helpful to locate a surgeon who has conducted similar procedures and consult the clinic where such surgeons are associated with. It is essential to find a reliable surgeon to perform the procedure.