"Tummy Tuck" and Internal Corset Creation
OverviewDr. Christine McGinn, D.O. removes excess skin and fat from the middle and lower abdomen in order to tighten the muscle and fascia of the abdominal wall. This is a cosmetic procedure that is also useful for reducing the sagging skin after pregnancy and major weight loss. This procedure is popularly referred to as a tummy tuck.
This an out-patient procedure, however you will not be permitted to drive or be alone for 24 hours following surgery.
RequirementsPapillon Center requires all patients to not smoke for one month prior to any surgery. Dr. McGinn requires patients to remain in the Doylestown area for five to seven days following surgery.
Initial ConsultationA consultation is required to setup a surgery date. It is preferable that it takes place in person in our office, however Papillon Center will make accommodations for individuals on a case by case basis.
The procedure is outlined, including risks, complications, and possible outcomes. Dr. McGinn will go over past surgical results, including pictures, as well as expectations and limitations. It is important to be honest and ask questions about subjects that you do not understand.