Tummy tuck

Smoother, Flatter, Tighter

Smoother, Flatter, Tighter

Do you have a sagging tummy that bothers you when you look in the mirror and no amount of exercise seems to help tighten those abdominal muscles? An abdominoplasty, also known as a tummy tuck, may be the solution.

It’s one of Dr. Berman’s most popular procedures and has proven beneficial to people who have had significant weight loss from liposuction or smart lipo and women who have been through pregnancy, resulting in a smoother, flatter tummy.  This process will often eliminate stretch marks, too!

Disclaimer: Results may vary for different individuals.

What happens during a tummy tuck procedure?

All tummy tucks are performed as outpatient surgery and take about two and a half hours.

During surgery, Dr. Berman will remove the excess skin and fat from the lower abdomen and tighten the muscles to get rid of any “bulge”, giving you a smoother, flatter tummy. This process will often eliminate stretch marks, too!

Dr. Berman can even make the incisions along the lines of your favorite bikini bottom or underwear so the scars will be as hidden as possible.

Can I combine my tummy tuck with other procedures?

Many patients will combine a tummy tuck with liposuction or breast procedure. Dr. Berman will recommend whether an abdominoplasty is the best procedure for you.

What can I expect recovery from a tummy tuck to be like?

Dr. Berman does not use drains for the abdominoplasty procedure. All patients can shower the day after surgery

Tummy tuck patients will need to take 10 to 14 days off from work. Patients will be able to go up and down stairs, but you will not be able to do sit ups or heavy lifting for six weeks after surgery.

How soon after my tummy tuck can I begin exercising?

Often patients can start light exercise after about 2 weeks. Exercise will be discussed during your postoperative follow ups.

Testimonials

White Glove Treatment with Amazing Results!!

You don’t show up at Dr. Berman’s office and spend 30 minutes with the nurse going over the reason why you came to see him, your health history, and then you have 15 minutes with the doctor to see if your wants are attainable. Because when you step into Dr. Berman’s office, you spend 30 minutes with Dr. Berman, going over the reason why you came, your health history, and what he can do for you. After several consultations with different surgeons, Dr. Berman was the only doctor that dug into my medical history and had me lay down as if I was on the exam table. He did it all! I was truly blown away by his knowledge and his eye for details. With the extra time with him, he was able to give me different options with pictures, drawings, and different approaches. He never rushed me, he answered all my question and that extra time made the difference! Before the surgery, he met with my husband and me. Once they were getting me ready, he went back and spent additional time with my husband and exchanged cell phone numbers. Once I was home, he called and texted my husband and me! Then he texted the next day! He even text us over the WEEKEND! If I texted him, he always responded within 20- 45 minutes. He continued to checkup with me until my follow up appointment! I couldn’t ask for a better doctor, service, and care! If you want quality service and want to experience the “White Glove” treatment for a reasonable price, please contact Dr. Berman’s office.

Lecart

I love Dr. Berman!

Dr. Berman and his staff are truly amazing. I have had several procedures with Dr. Berman and always have been extremely pleased with the results. Dr. Berman honestly cares about his patients and the follow up care he provides even after the most minor of procedures is second to none. I highly recommend Dr. Berman's practice to anyone, for anything!

Kimsabusy1

Great Tummy Tuck and Liposuction experience

I recently had a tummy tuck and liposuction done by Dr. Berman. Dr. Berman was very thorough in telling me what to expect during and after the surgery. During my recovery he was always open to any questions I had, and even provided me with his cell phone number to contact him. He also proactively texted me to ask how I was feeling, and promptly addressed any issues or concerns I had. I am pleased with my results so far, as well as with Dr. Berman and his staff.

cnijkamp

Life Changing!

I had a tummy tuck with Dr Berman on 8/5/19 following losing over 115 pounds. It was truly a life changing operation. I'm only a week into the recovery and still very swollen... but even if what I looked like today was my final result, I would be very happy. I'm literally a new man. Dr Berman and his entire team made me feel like a celebrity. Anytime I'm in the office, I'm greeted by name and the staff immediately know what is going on without having to look it up in the computer. Following the surgery itself, Dr Berman would text me each morning and evening to check in and answer any oddball questions that came up. I still have a long way to go with my recovery, but in less than a week, I'm about 80% of normal. I'm able to work, drive, walk around, etc. I can sit/stand with almost no discomfort. I would recommend him to anyone in a heartbeat without any sort of hesitation.

Robert Yates

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49 year old woman treated with Tummy Tuck 3.75 months post op
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