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Monday, July 2, 2012

Tummy Tuck: One of the Most Popular Procedures

Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)

 Abdominoplasty, more commonly known as a tummy tuck, is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures. Whether you’ve just had a baby or lost a substantial amount of weight, or just can’t shake those last stubborn pounds, a tummy tuck is a safe and effective way to regain the body you had or obtain the body you want.

During a tummy tuck, or abdominoplasty procedure, the loose skin and fat in the abdominal area is removed. In the case after childbearing or weight loss, the weakness or laxity of the abdominal wall is repaired before removing the excess skin and fat. This skin and fat is then pulled and excised. See our before and after tummy tuck pictures of actual patients to see the amazing transformations that take place. The procedure is especially effective for removing stretch marks in the lower abdomen. After the remaining skin is tightened, the navel is refreshened for a natural look.

When discussing your desired look with your surgeon, there are a number of things to consider. First, while tummy tucks work well to remove stretch marks from the lower abdomen, in some cases not all stretch marks can be eliminated. It is also important to keep in mind that your safety is our doctor’s foremost concern. He will remove as much fat and skin as is safe, while considering the optimal look and healing.

You will also need to consider your skin type and age when planning with your doctor. These factors will affect the obtainable results, as will your weight. It is best if you have been at a stable weight for at least six months prior to your surgery to ensure your results can be maintained in the long run. Patients who intend to be pregnant in the near future should wait until after child bearing.

The results are very dramatic and long lasting. Your age, skin type and physical conditioning all will influence the outcome. It is important to know that the staff at the offices of Dr. Stompro and Dr. Cheng will always be available to answer any of your questions, before or after your surgery.

If you’re ready to discuss a new you, contact Brett Stompro, M.D. or Chester Cheng, M.D. by email at Plastic Surgery & Medi-Spa or call 925-736-0401 today. Plastic Surgery & Medi-Spa has four Bay Area office locations: Danville, Hayward, Livermore, and Tracy CA to serve our patients.


  1. Dolores, Danville, CaAugust 8, 2012 at 11:43 AM

    I went to one of Dr. Stompro's Seminars and the before and after photos were impressive. The scarring really is so minimal you can still wear a bikini after!

  2. Megan, Livermore, CAAugust 8, 2012 at 12:43 PM

    Dr. Stompro is an expert at this suregry. I absolutely love my result and I definitely reccomend this surgery to those patients who cant seem to get rid of the troublesome tummy area.

  3. Bonnie, Pleasanton, CaAugust 8, 2012 at 1:09 PM

    Dr. Stompro is an awesome surgeon! I am a patient of his and I have a friend who had a tummy tuck by him and her scars are so minimal I couldn't even see them when she wore her bikini! AMAZING!

  4. Holly, Danville, CAAugust 8, 2012 at 3:02 PM

    I wouldn't trust anyone else but Dr. Stompro to do this procedure! I am a patient of his and he is the absolute best! I definitely recommend seeing him if you're thinking about getting a tummy tuck or anything else! He's an expert plastic surgeon!

  5. I had this procedure by Dr.Stompro several years ago, it was the best thing I could have done for myself. Love the results & highly recommend it. Dr.Stomopro is a very talented surgeon. Linda

  6. I love my new tummy! I'm wearing a bikini for the first time in 16 years thanks to Dr. Stompro!

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