How to Handle Your Tummy Tuck Scar

Also known as abdominoplasty, tummy tucks are fast becoming one of the most popular body contouring procedures. A tummy tuck can tighten and tone the abdominal area for men and women who feel self-conscious about the appearance of their midsection, helping a wide range of patients feel better about their bodies. Like all surgeries, the […]

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Answers to Your 3 Most Common Tummy Tuck Questions

The tummy tuck is one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries nationwide for good reason. The procedure removes excess skin and tightens abdominal muscles as well as commonly combining selective liposuction, offering contouring results that can’t be achieved through diet and exercise alone. The effects of aging, pregnancy, hereditary factors, hernias, previous surgery, congenital conditions, […]

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Are Tummy Tucks Trending Upward?

Tummy tuck popularity has been on the rise in recent years. Today, more patients than ever are interested in the benefits of tummy tuck surgery, also known as abdominoplasty. And, it’s easy to understand why. The abdomen is one area of the body that men and women most commonly feel unhappy with, whether due to […]

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The 4 M’s of Abdominoplasty

A tummy tuck, also called abdominoplasty, is a body shaping procedure that can help men and women achieve beautiful midsection contours after weight loss or pregnancy. But the wide array of tummy tuck options may prove confusing to any patient. Here is a closer look at the four M’s of abdominoplasty. Micro A micro tummy […]

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Tummy Tuck Recovery – Abdominoplasty Chicago

You’re considering an abdominoplasty, but you’re worried about the tummy tuck recovery process. It’s quite important to be informed and knowledgeable about healing from this surgery, as this will help you avoid complications and make it go quickly and more smoothly. For a six-to-eight-week period, avoid participating in any physically stressful activities, including working out. […]

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Tummy Tuck – Belly Button Chicago Abdominoplasty

Considering getting a tummy tuck? During this procedure, stubborn fatty tissue deposits are taken out by the plastic surgeon. The skin layer is stretched, excess skin is removed, and the remaining skin is redraped. After the skin of the abdomen has been redraped, your plastic surgeon will focus on the belly button. Because your belly […]

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Mini Tummy Tuck – Chicago

If you’re looking for a procedure to get rid of some below-the-bellybutton flab, a mini tummy tuck might be just the thing. Also known as a partial or modified abdominoplasty, a mini tummy tuck targets the area between the belly button and the pubic hairline. Patients more than 20% above their preferred body weight may […]

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A Firm Summer Midsection with Chicago Abdominoplasty – Tummy Tuck Chicago

Everyone wants a firm, slender midsection. As summer approaches many men and women are hitting the gym in an effort to tone up their abdomen. There are many contributing factors keeping us from that slim abdomen. Multiple pregnancies, significant weight loss, and genetics all play a roll in stubborn fat and excess skin collecting around […]

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Abdominoplasty Chicago – Mid-Section Toning

For many people, the mid-section can be one of the most difficult areas to tone and tighten. The reasons vary for each but factors such as genetics, age, pregnancy, and changes in weight often play a part in many peoples mid-section dissatisfaction. Dr. Placik has been able to help countless men and women achieve the […]

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Tummy Tuch Chicago

Weight loss and gain, pregnancy, and genetics all play a huge role in creating the abdomen you have. Many people, both men and women are not happy with the abdomen they have, and desire a sleeker, leaner, more contoured mid-section. Unfortunately, sometimes diet and exercise are not enough to be able to create the results […]

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