An abdominoplasty operation is suitable for patients who have excess fat and sagging in the abdominal region and weakness in the abdominal muscles. It is also a very good way to get rid of the cracks on the abdominal skin which occur after a birth or weight gain.
In this surgery, both excess fat and cracked skin is removed and abdominal muscles is strengthened and tightened by sutures.
The surgery begins with a horizontal incision being placed just above the pubic area which is same location in a C-section incision and extends laterally toward the pelvic bones. The length of the incision depends on the amount of skin but always it is longer than a C-section incision. We try to keep the incision within your bathing suit lines if it is possible. A second incision is made around the navel so that the excess skin above it can be pulled down and the excess abdominal skin can be removed. For tightening the abdominal wall, loose underlying tissue and muscle is brought together with sutures. ) cigarettes or alcohol intake must cut two weeks before operation. The patients arrive at the hospital on an empty stomach on the operation day. The blood tests and examinations are performed. After surgery patients stay in the hospital for two days. The drains inserted in the operation to prevent the blood accumulating are removed in an average of 2-4 days. Patients need to wear corset for up to 6 weeks and walk an oblique position of about 45 degrees during the postoperative first few weeks. The period to return work is about 3-4 weeks. The scar may look pink or puffy for the first 3-6 months. It may take nine months to a year for the scars to improve and fade.
You will be picked up on the scheduled date and at your estimated arrival time from the airport. You will be placed to your chosen hotel by our transfer staff. After Pre-op examination is performed and blood tests. Abdomynoplasty Surgery on the same day or next day. (Depend to the plane departure time). The patient stays at hospital for 2 days. Post-op checks at the hospital. Discharged on the 4th day.
Transfer from your hotel to airport for departure.