PRLog - Dec. 29, 2012 - MUMBAI, India -- Tummy tuck is the most popular cosmetic surgery procedure among women to contour the body. Tummy tuck not only removes extra fat and excess skin from the abdomen, it also removes stretch marks from the lower abdomen, which is a common problem faced by many women after child birth.
Pregnancy and child birth take a toll on the women’s body and shape- it leaves a lot loose skin and overhang in the abdomen. A lot of fat also gets deposited in the abdominal area, called as stomach area by many, which is hard to get rid of. In spite of rigorous exercises, dieting and many other efforts, the paunch fails to budge from its place.
Tummy tuck or abdominoplasty is the best solution for all such problems. The surgeon removes the excess fat and skin and tightens the loose muscles to give a smooth and taut abdomen.
There are various variations of tummy tuck or abdominoplasty like full tummy tuck or full abdominoplasty, mini tummy tuck, complete tummy tuck or belt lipectomy. The surgeon shall advise the best procedure for you depending on the excess skin in your abdomen, your age, weight and medical history.
The procedure is done under general anaesthesia and takes about 3-4 hours. The surgeon begins by making an incision in the lower abdomen just above the pubic bone. He then separates the skin from the muscles and underlying tissue. The excess skin is removed and all the excess fat is sucked through liposuction. The belly button is repositioned to give a new youthful appearance to the abdomen. The incision is then closed and drainage tubes put in place to prevent fluids from accumulating. The area is bandaged.
Recovery after tummy tuck varies from person to person. Some people feel no pain after the procedure while others experience severe pain during early periods of recovery. The pain is controlled with medications. You would stay at the hospital for 2-3 days after the surgery till drainage tubes are removed.
You would be advised to wear a compression garment immediately after the surgery for next 4-6 weeks. You can return to work after a week to ten days, but heavy work and exercises should be avoided for at least six weeks.
While the cost of tummy tuck in UK is around 7000 pounds, the cost of tummy tuck in USA is around 12,000 dollars; the cost of tummy tuck in India is around 4000 dollars. The cost of tummy tuck in India is inclusive of stay in a private room at the hospital, surgeon’s fees, surgery, anaesthesia, food, compression garment and airport transfers.
Owing to such low cost of tummy tuck in India, a lot of people from countries like USA, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and other European countries are coming for tummy tuck surgery in India. The surgeons are well qualified and skilled and have performed hundreds of procedures, more than their counter parts in other countries.
If you are also looking for affordable tummy tuck abroad in India, you can get in touch with IndiCure. IndiCure is the most renowned and largest provider of cosmetic surgery services in India. IndiCure has few of the best surgeons for tummy tuck in India on their panel. Not only the costs offered are much less, the services are great.
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