Mini Tummy Tuck in Los Angeles, CA
These days everyone is getting nipped, tucked or injected and a mini tummy tuck performed at Beverly Hills Breast and Body Institute by board-certified plastic surgeon Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D., F.A.C.S., could be the best belly-smoothing out solution for all Beverly Hills and Los Angeles area residents who want to have a flatter tummy and tighter abs.
What is a Mini Tummy Tuck?
When diet and exercise fail to achieve the waistline you desire, a mini tummy tuck can be appropriate for those patients who only have fat below their navel. Do you want to have tighter underlying muscles with enhanced abdominal contours, less fat in the tummy area and some smooth skin in the midsection that highlights a toned abdominal structure? If you have a gentle roll of tummy fat that is largely isolated to below your navel line, then a mini tummy tuck with Dr. Schwartz can be ideal for solving your abdominal issues and getting you back to being bikini ready.
Benefits of a Mini Tummy Tuck
Contact us now to set up your consultation and let Dr. Schwartz talk with you about the benefits of a mini tummy tuck procedure in terms of reducing excess abdominal flab. A mini tummy tuck could be exactly what you need to get looking great again. Dr. Schwartz will examine you during your consultation and will help you decide what course of treatment is best for you to achieve your desired aesthetic goals.
Is a Mini Tummy Tuck Right For Me?
The mini abdominoplasty is performed on patients with mild to moderate tummy contour changes, relatively little excess skin or weakness of the abdominal wall. In the mini abdominoplasty or mini tummy tuck, the navel incision is avoided. Dr. Schwartz may also perform liposuction at the time of your mini tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) surgery to fine tune and sculpt your abdominal region.
Elements of a Mini Tummy Tuck
This type of procedure focuses on one part of the abdomen and requires a smaller scar than a full tummy tuck. Dr. Schwartz may opt for endoscopic-assisted surgery, which is less invasive and reduces the amount of time the procedure takes, although this approach is generally reserved for special cases of abdominal muscle weakness and laxity. Contact us now to set up your consultation and learn more about whether or not a mini tummy tuck is right for you.
What Is a Mini Tummy Tuck Procedure?
A mini tummy tuck with Dr. Schwartz requires an incision that is similar to that used for a C-section. Once the incision is made, Dr. Schwartz removes excess fat and tightens the abdominal muscles with sutures, using liposuction for fine-tuned sculpting and to eliminate any remaining fat.
How Long Is The Recovery After a Mini Tummy Tuck Procedure?
Following your mini tummy tuck procedure, your incision site will be stitched and bandaged, and Dr. Schwartz may have you wear either an elastic bandage or a compression garment to minimize swelling and to support your abdomen as it heals. It’s very important that you follow Dr. Schwartz’s instructions on wearing this garment and caring for the bandage in the days following surgery to enhance your healing process. Dr. Schwartz will also instruct you on how to best position yourself while either sitting or lying down to help ease any potential pain. Your recovery will take several weeks, and Dr. Schwartz will prescribe medication as needed to reduce the pain. Swelling should begin to disappear in a matter of weeks and resolve completely in a few months.
How Much Does a Mini Tummy Tuck Procedure Cost?
You want to do it right the first time, so choose Beverly Hills Breast and Body Institute, the best way for you to obtain the best possible result from a mini tummy tuck procedure. The atmosphere and environment at Beverly Hills Breast and Body Institute is not only professional but also soothing and comfortable, helping to put you at ease. The staff at Beverly Hills Breast and Body Institute is amazing and interacts with patients like they are friends, so you will feel like you’re an extended part of the family. Our state-of-the-art operating rooms come with all of the equipment you would find in a normal hospital setting. Your cost for the procedure will vary based on your personal needs, aspirations and safety considerations. During your consultation, Dr. Schwartz will discuss your options and together you will come up with a plan of treatment that is appropriate for you. Dr. Schwartz accepts all forms of payment and offers excellent financing options to make more procedures available to more patients.
What Should I Do Next?
You want to look like yourself, only better, so contact us now to set up your mini tummy tuck consultation with Dr. Schwartz, a RealSelf Top 100 “Top Plastic Surgeon” and Southern California 2016 Super Doctors “Rising Stars” who is a plastic surgeon that loves his job and is grateful to be able to improve the lives of his patients. We are dedicated to educating our patients so that they feel empowered to participate in their own care, and Dr. Schwartz will make you feel safe and confident about your decision to go forward with your procedure.
Board-certified plastic surgeon Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D., F.A.C.S., at Beverly Hills Breast and Body Institute, offers safe and effective mini tummy tuck procedures to the residents of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles and surrounding cities in California. Contact our office today to schedule a consultation.