Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)

Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck) Surgery Information

Flatten abdomen by removing excess fat and skin, tightening muscles of abdominal wall and repositioning the umbilicus.
2 to 5 hours
In / OutPatient
Either depending on individual circumstances and extent of surgery.
Side Effects
Temporary pain. Swelling, soreness, numbness, bruising, tiredness for several weeks/ months.
Blood clots. Infections. Bleeding under the skin flap. Poor healing resulting in conspicuous scarring or skin loss. Need for further operations.
Back to work: 2-4 weeks. More strenuous activity: 4-6 weeks or more. Fading & flattening of scars: 3 months to 2 years.

Doctors performing this procedure: Tummy Tuck in Australia

  Location Name Contact
  NSW, Double Bay Dr. Hodgkinson, Darryl FACCSM (Surg) 02 9362 7400    Website
  QLD, Southport Dr. Flynn, John FACCSM (Surg) 1300 88 1388    Website
  QLD, Brisbane Dr. Konrat, Georgina FACCSM (Surg) 07 3391 5710