Tummy tuck cosmetic surgery is a common procedure here at Cosmetic Surgery Partners (CSP). Everyone dreams of a smooth, flat stomach, but if your abdominal muscles and skin have become weak and loose as a result of pregnancy, weight loss and/or the natural ageing process, you may find that no amount of exercise or gym sessions will help you achieve a flat stomach.
Increasingly, both women and men are seeking help from a tummy tuck surgeon for abdominoplasty surgery as a way to achieve smooth skin with a flat stomach – thus achieving the body they’ve always wanted.
As a surgical procedure, the tummy tuck, (or abdominoplasty surgery) cannot replace a healthy diet and exercise regime. However, it can bring an end to the misery of excess hanging skin, of a baby bump which just won’t shift despite years of trying, Unsightly stretch marks which make wearing a bikini on the beach impossible can also be addressed with abdominoplasty surgery.
Tummy tuck cosmetic surgery is a way of restoring the shape of your youth while boosting confidence and encouraging a whole new, healthy lifestyle. Our surgeons are experts and delight in seeing the life-changing difference it makes to people visiting our abdominoplasty clinic in London.
As part of the Cosmetic Surgery Partners patient journey, we provide a psychological assessment before Abdominoplasty surgery. This step is to prepare the patient, enhance their tummy tuck cosmetic surgery journey and support them psychologically if there are any mental health concerns.
Our skilled and reputable surgeons carry out the best tummy tucks, helped by their extensive expertise in body surgery procedures. During the consultation we will also carefully discuss your expectations and requirements from the operation before you make your final decision and commit to booking for surgery. Please contact us now on 020 7486 6778 to book a consultation today. If you require more information about tummy tuck cosmetic surgery, please view our FAQ section below, we also recommend downloading our tummy tuck brochure.
Anyone who suffers the misery of excess fat and skin around their abdominal area could benefit from tummy tuck cosmetic surgery. However, there’s a lot to consider, and the dedicated surgeons at Cosmetic Surgery Partners will take time and trouble to explain the different surgical procedures, their likely outcomes and the risks involved.
The tummy tuck, or abdominoplasty surgery, involves three basic procedures, which can be carried out as single surgeries or combined with liposuction for even more dramatic results from our cosmetic surgery clinic in London.
Standard tummy tuck cosmetic surgery involves a long cut being made to your abdomen above your pubic area. Excess fat and skin is removed, and stretched and torn muscles are pulled together and stitched into place. Bandages are then firmly strapped around the lower abdomen.
In a mini tummy tuck, excess fat and skin is removed from below the belly button. But a floating umbilicus – or floating belly button tummy tuck – often suits patients who only need moderate skin tightening but want a smooth and flat stomach.
With a floating umbilicus, the belly button is detached from the abdominal wall and moved down slightly and repositioned once the excess tissue and skin has been removed. With different options available, our expert tummy tuck surgeons will explain each procedure fully during your patient consultation. They will discuss your expectations, your general health and then advise you on the very best procedure – either a single tummy tuck or one combined with liposuction.
Unfortunately if you are someone who wants to remove loose and sagging skin around the abdominal region the only option is Abdominoplasty surgery.
We advise our patients to take 1-3 weeks off work to ensure a safe healing environment post surgically. Everything heals differently however most patients heal completely at 4-6 weeks post-surgery.
Although scarring is inevitable, our tummy tuck surgeons pride themselves on creating results that are natural looking with minimal amounts of scarring. Our surgeons will be able to advise you during your initial patient consultation.
Many of our patients use Abdominoplasty surgery as a chance to remove or minimise obvious scarring as a result of a caesarean section. Our surgeons will be able to advise you of your options during your consultation.