A tummy tuck (or abdominoplasty) is a procedure that can improve the contour of the abdominal area. To accomplish this, excess skin and fat will be removed and underlying muscles will be tightened. A tummy tuck can produce dramatic results, but requires a skilled and experienced surgeon to perform it safely and effectively. To learn more about abdominoplasty,request a consultation with Dr. Stratis online or call the office at (717) 728-1700.
This patient's cheif complaint was the ecxess skin and fat left on her abdomen after chilbirth. The patient's abdominal muscles were intact, so the patient opted for a modified tummy tuck. Patient had excision of extra skin as well as liposuction for extra fat.