Everything You Need to Know Before Your Tummy Tuck Surgery


A Tummy Tuck procedure is highly tailored to suit each patient's needs and should only be considered if you fit the criteria listed below:

  • You are physically healthy and at a stable weight
  • You have realistic expectations
  • You are a non-smoker
  • You are bothered by the appearance of your abdomen

The Cost of a Tummy Tuck

The cost of Tummy Tuck's varies between each surgeon and is usually based around the surgeon's experience, the type of procedure used and the geographic location.

Here at Breast and Body Clinic the cost of our Tummy Tucks include:

  • The Surgeons fee
  • The Anaesthetist fee
  • Pre-operative assessments
  • Pre-operative and post-operative consultations
  • Post-operative pressure garment
  • Post-operative medicine
  • Post-operative dressing clinics

What You Should Expect Out of Your Consultation

Consultations are an essential part of any cosmetic surgery procedure as they allow patients to gain a better understanding of their desired procedure and whether it will be suitable for them. This is the time you to discuss your goals and ask as many questions as you like to ensure you feel comfortable.

During your Tummy Tuck Consultation, be prepared to discuss:

  • Your surgical goals
  • Your medical conditions and treatments
  • Your drug allergies
  • Your current medications, vitamins and supplements
  • Your alcohol and smoking intake
  • Previous surgeries

It is also important that you feel at ease with the plastic surgeon that you choose. During your consultation, be sure to expect the following from your surgeon:

  • The surgeon should evaluate your general health condition and any pre-existing health conditions or risk factors
  • Take photographs
  • Discuss your options of treatment
  • Discuss likely outcomes of the procedure
  • Provide you with leaflets
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