abdominoplasty

Caucasian woman receiving lip injections by a professional wearing medical gloves

American Society of Plastic Surgeons Predicts New Industry Trends Amidst COVID-19 Reopenings

 

The world’s largest plastic surgeon organization, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), recently conducted a survey to discover which plastic surgery procedures are top of mind for patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. As consultations […]

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Changes to Abdominal Muscles After Pregnancy May Affect ‘Tummy Tuck’ Results

 

The American Society of Plastic Surgery (ASPS) published a study in the August issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. This study uncovered that postpartum changes in the abdominal muscles affect the outcome of tummy tuck […]

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‘Tummy Tuck’ Can Be Safely Performed in Obese Patients, Study Reports

 

A study conducted by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons concluded that tummy tuck surgery (also known as abdominoplasty) can be safely performed on obese patients. The study included 82 patients who underwent tummy tuck […]

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Tummy Tuck Reduces Back Pain and Incontinence

 

New research shows that although abdominoplasty (also known as the “tummy tuck”) is classified as a cosmetic procedure, it may have more functional benefits. The study, published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (the official medical […]

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