For whatever reason, when proper exercise and a healthy diet don’t achieve the body you want, a tummy tuck may be your best option. After pregnancy and breastfeeding, major weight loss or simply because of age, your muscles may become weak and your skin starts to sag. Fat cells seem to be stuck in places and do not move. Fortunately, we offer tummy tuck surgery in Baton Rouge. When you have a consultation with Dr. Hanemann, you can learn more about how this procedure can target your unique body issues.
The official name for a tummy tuck is abdominoplasty. The surgery is intended to tighten the muscles in the abdomen and remove any excess skin. Stubborn belly fat can also be removed.
Tummy tuck surgery has several variations to treat specific issues or areas of the body. You can discuss your expectations and learn about possible results when you talk to our experienced plastic surgeon in Baton Rouge. It is important to have realistic expectations in order to be happy with the results. There are some things you should consider first to know if you are a good candidate for a tummy tuck. These will all be discussed with you during your initial consultation.
A good candidate should be in good overall health and carry excess weight in their midsection. They should have sagging skin around the abdomen and commit to maintaining a healthy diet and regular exercise after the procedure.
Dr. Hanemann is proud to offer tummy tuck procedures utilizing Exparel, which is a long-lasting anesthetic. This method helps to minimize any post-operative discomfort for the patient.
There are so many benefits that a simple tummy tuck procedure in Baton Rouge can offer you. For example, since abdominal tone is achieved with a tummy tuck and weak muscles are tightened, they give better support to the spine and significantly improve posture.
There are many good reasons to get a tummy tuck with Dr. Hanemann at Hanemann Plastic Surgery in Baton Rouge, not the least of which is a better-looking figure and improved self-confidence. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and get started!