Tummy Tuck

Are there any Plastic Surgeons who will use Exparel and the no drain technique for a Tummy Tuck?

Tummy tucks have dramatically changed for the better over the past few years. The two reasons that tummy tucks have become easier for patients are one Exparel (a long acting local anesthetic) and the no drain technique called progressive tension sutures. The combination of these to advance have made the recover for patients much easier …

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Tummy Tuck: Drains vs. No Drains

Tummy Tuck without Drains Vs. with Drains? Tummy tucks are extremely common as patients often want to restore their body to their pre-pregnancy state. There are several things that have made tummy tuck recovery much easier for patients. One of the biggest advancements is that there are new techniques that allow your plastic surgeon to …

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No Drain Tummy Tuck

Opinions On No Drain Tummy Tuck? This is a frequent question as patients often hear many different opinions on what is best for their tummy tuck. I personally rarely ever use drains in my tummy tucks and I have been extremely happy with the success of it. The biggest reason that I have been doing …

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Using Exparel with Tummy Tucks

How effective is Exparel? Tummy tucks have dramatically changed for the better over the past few years. The two reasons that tummy tucks have become easier for patients are one Exparel (a long acting local anesthetic) and the no drain technique called progressive tension sutures. The combination of these to advance have made the recover …

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What questions should I be asking at my first tummy tuck consultation?

This is a great question as it often seems overwhelming when you begin the process of searching for the perfect practice and surgeon to do your tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). It is important to have several consultations with board certified plastic surgeons. Also make sure that your surgery is being performed in an accredited surgery center …

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Tummy Tuck: What to Expect During Your Consultation

The consultation is a key aspect of the tummy-tuck procedure. There is a lot that goes on during the consultation process, and while you shouldn’t stress over being prepared for it, knowing what to expect can be helpful. During your initial consultation, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Johnny Franco will perform a physical exam and go …

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Tummy Tuck Austin

The Tummy Tuck procedure, also called Abdominoplasty, provides unparalleled results that significantly enhance the appearance of the mid-section. The Tummy Tuck is performed through an incision that runs along the lower abdomen from to hip to hip, removing excess sagging skin, stubborn fat, and excess tissue. Through these measures, it tightens a protruding, sagging abdomen …

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