At Georgia Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, we understand the struggles of diet and exercise without results. Some waistline issues cannot be fixed through eating healthy and exercising consistently. If this sounds familiar, you may be considering a tummy tuck. What is a Tummy Tuck? A … [Read more...]
Who Qualifies for a Tummy Tuck?
Numerous individuals try to get a flat and tight stomach with exercises such as sit-ups and eating a healthy and nutritious diet. If the abdomen has an excess of skin or flab, this may not work. One of the best options is referred to as a tummy tuck or an abdominoplasty. This is a cosmetic surgery … [Read more...]
Who Qualifies for a Tummy Tuck?
You can diet and exercise all you want, sometimes your abdomen just will not respond to your efforts. In fact, this part of the body is a notoriously difficult area to tone. Extreme weight fluctuations, pregnancy, or normal aging can cause muscles and skin in your abdomen area to noticeably stretch, … [Read more...]
Tighten and Tone with a Tummy Tuck
Many individuals have been in the disappointing situation of dealing with excess skin and fat on their body after weight loss. While they love the fact that they were able to accomplish their goal and lose weight, they still do not like the way their body looks after they have lost weight. It is … [Read more...]
Achieve a Slimmer Figure with a Tummy Tuck
You've worked hard to take care of your body. You know that it's your temple and you treat it accordingly. You put the right kind of food in your mouth, you exercise regularly and you get your beauty rest. While that's all well and good, it can be frustrating when you don't see the results that you … [Read more...]
Am I a Good Candidate for a Tummy Tuck?
Those who have delivered a baby or lost a significant amount of weight may note that the skin of their abdomen has stretched beyond its capacity to tighten back up on its own. When this happens, stretch marks may appear or the skin may hang. Not only is this unsightly, but it can also be very … [Read more...]
Mommy Makeover: A Winning Combination
by Dr. Stanley Okoro When consulting with mothers who are done with childbearing and looking to reverse some of the changes that motherhood has caused to their bodies, I am often asked: “Is it safe to combine breast lift/augmentation, etc. with a tummy tuck?” The short answer is yes, and there … [Read more...]
Lipoabdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck & Liposuction) for a Tighter, Thinner Stomach
No matter how diligent you are about exercise and diet, your abdomen can still be a trouble spot. This especially holds true if you have been pregnant and as you get older. It's difficult to get rid of excess fat in this area that often will not respond to your efforts. If you have reached your … [Read more...]
Getting a Tummy Tuck after Pregnancy
While pregnancy can be a life changing and rewarding experience, it can also stretch your abdomen to the point where you have loose, sagging skin remaining after childbirth. A tummy tuck can restore your pre-baby contours and create a trimmer, more toned abdomen. A Tummy Tuck Can Help When Other … [Read more...]
Benefits of a Mommy Makeover Procedure
Being a mother is an extremely rewarding experience, and most mothers wouldn’t think of giving it up. However, at the same time, moms have it rough. Not only does a mother have to go through the trials and tribulations of pregnancy and childbirth, but also raising a child is no easy task either. At … [Read more...]