Abdominoplasty surgery provides tightness and firmness of abdominal wall muscles by removal of fat tissue and excess skin in the middle and lower parts of abdomen. Abdominal skin sagging usually occurs as a result of pregnancy, excessive weight changes and the increased age.
It is a method to remove the sagging on the abdomen skin, which can be applied to people who have lost about 20-25 kg after pregnancy or with a diet. Sometimes there is a fair amount of loosening and sagging in the abdominal area of people who have normal weight and body measurements. The most important reasons might be genetic features, multiple pregnancies, previously undergone interventions and weight changes. Abdominoplasty surgery which involves removal of cutaneous and subcutaneous fat tissue and tightening of muscles aims to correct abdominal sagging.
Abdominoplasty operations take an average of 2-4 hours. An incision is made on the caesarean scar line hidden under the underwear. Excess tissue is removed. Special bands are adhered to the area and closed. No dressing is made. Silicones called drains are placed in order to prevent fluid collection under the skin. After the operation is terminated, recovery process is accelerated with special corsets.
You should follow your surgeon’s instructions strictly. If you smoke, you should stop smoking for a while before surgery. You should avoid using blood diluent foods and aspirin. You should take a break from heavy diet regimes. Having cold and infections might cause the surgery to be postponed.
Those who are not heavy smokers, Patients with excess tissue deposits in abdominal region and sagged abdominal tissue, Patients who are healthy enough not to create a surgical risk, People who take care of nutrition and do sports regularly, Those with reasonable expectations about the surgery result
Ağır sigara kullanıcısı olmayan, Fazlalık dokusu karın bölgesinde birikmiş ve sarkık karın dokusu olan hastalar, Cerrahi risk yaratmayacak kadar sağlıklı olan hastalar, Beslenmesine dikkat eden, spor yapma alışkanlığı olan kişiler, Ameliyat sonuçları ile ilgili akla yatkın beklentileri olan kişiler.
Complications such as swelling and bleeding are prevented by using body corsets immediately after abdominoplasty operation. Processed areas are covered with special bands and healing process is accelerated. Silicone systems, called drains, are placed in the surgical area in order to prevent fluid and blood collection under the skin. It is removed in the early period. Patient is made to walk as early as possible and provided to return to normal life.
After abdominoplasty operation, it is aimed to achieve a flattened abdomen with thinned abdominal anterior wall, including a distinct waist curvature and invisible scar on the caesarean incision line hidden under the underwear.
The cost of abdominoplasty operation varies according to the patient. It is determined depending on the amount of the extracted tissue, liposuction process to be added and additional procedures.