Are you affected by the shape of your abdomen? Does it affect the way you dress or your self-confidence? If your answer is affirmative, then you should consider having tummy tuck. It is a popular procedure for people who have extra skin on their abdomen due to aging, weight fluctuation, pregnancy, heredity or prior surgery.
Tummy tuck helps to flatten the abdomen by removing the excess fat and loose skin and also tightens the muscles in the abdominal wall.
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There are large number of Indians who are obese especially central obesity due to physical inactivity and consumption of food which is high in fat, sugar and calories. Tummy tuck in Kolkata is beneficial to such people as it helps to restore a flat tummy which was not possible even with diet or exercise.
Tummy tuck cost in Kolkata
Tummy tuck cost in Kolkata is affordable and highly competitive as compared to other cities. It does vary from patient to patient and according to the technique used. For best results, the surgeon should be chosen on the basis of his/her training, experience and quality.
Risks and complications
Harmful reaction to anesthesia
Bleeding and infection
Accumulation of fluid or blood under the skin
Damage to the internal organs
Tummy tuck or abdominoplasty procedure
1.Full abdominoplasty - The incision is made across the abdomen as well as around the navel. The abdomen is contoured by removing the excess skin and fat and tightening the muscles. The excess skin is removed from above the navel to the pubic area.
2. Mini abdominoplasty - During this procedure, a single and small incision is made in the lower abdomen and excess skin and fat is removed and the muscles are then tightened. This surgery is performed on people who have laxity and protrusion below the navel and are in fairly good shape.
After the surgery, the abdomen feels sore and tender and painkillers are given to control the pain. The patient needs to take bed rest for several days and the operated site is covered with a dressing so as to protect it. The surgeon will give you detailed instructions about changing bandages, medications and showering. You will have to wear compression garment for several weeks as it helps to reduce swelling and supports the skin as it tightens.
Negative effects of tummy tuck surgery
You will have a scar on the abdomen.
Pregnancy can influence the result of the surgery, so tummy tuck should be opted after you have given birth to children.