Plastic surgery of the abdomen
Plastic surgery of the abdomen or abdominoplasty is the surgical procedure that corrects the unsightly deformities of the abdominal wall, caused by changes in weight, pregnancy, previous surgeries, etc. The goal is to remove excess fat and skin in the abdominal region, and in most cases repair the abdominal wall muscles to strengthen it creating a smoother and firmer profile. In Ciplastic, the patient's health status, goals and expectations, risk factors, will determine the extent of fat accumulation in the abdomen region and skin tone, and will analyze the best Treatment options for each person. Laboratory studies or a complete medical examination are required, as are measures such as stopping certain medications that increase the risk of bleeding, stopping smoking, proper nutrition before and after the procedure. On the day of surgery, medications will be given to suppress the sensation of pain and to maintain well-being. The intervention is performed under general anesthesia or sedation with regional anesthesia depending on each patient, through this incision are corrected and sutured weakened abdominal muscles and eliminates excess fat, tissue and skin.
The navel is repositioned through a new opening in an anatomical position already established by anthropometric measures. The closure of incisions is performed with sutures and sometimes staples are used.
Once the surgery is finished, the first 24 to 72 hours will use bandages in the surgical zones to reduce the swelling in your body and support the abdomen. Depending on the length of the surgery, you can go home after a few hours. Although you should not stretch at first, you should start walking as soon as possible. You will have to wear compression garments for a period of time of 6 to 12 weeks to improve the recovery of your body.
During this period of time he will be quoted several times for review by the medical group to observe their evolution.
You will be given specific indications for home postoperative care such as diet, general and specific care of surgical sites, prescription of medications, and other instructions that will be useful for prompt recovery. The abdominoplasty will result in a flatter and firmer abdominal contour, more proportioned to your body weight and physical type.
The results of the abdominoplasty in Ciplastic are totally guaranteed, with a 100 percent satisfaction of all our patients since besides quality and good service, we have many years of experience and stories that support us.