Dr. Mark Schoemann is a body contouring specialist in San Diego specializing in Tummy Tuck and other body contouring procedures. The Tummy Tuck is by far one of the most transformational procedures we offer. Dr. Schoemann is a double board certified plastic surgeon that has performed many tummy tuck procedures with outstanding results. Dr. Schoemann is considered to be one of the top plastic surgeons in San Diego for Abdominoplasty due to his patience and ability to sculpt a new you.
The tummy tuck is usually recommended for women following their child birthing years if they have struggled with loose skin or losing weight after pregnancy. Abdominoplasty is also recommended for individual following massive weight loss and not recommended as a weight loss treatment. It is important that you have a good body mass index (BMI) and stable weight prior to the procedure being performed.
If you have the following you may be a candidate for Abdominoplasty;
In addition to Abdominoplasty it is very common for Dr. Schoemann to also perform liposuction during the procedure.
The tummy tuck is one of the most extensive procedures you can have, with that in mind we recommend taking 2-3 weeks off and resting. Whenever you tighten muscles the healing time is slower than other procedures and it is important to relax during this healing.