Abdominoplasty - Tummy Tuck

Cabrera Plástica & Estética

“Despite the variations that the ideal of beauty has undergone throughout history, abdomen firm, flat and narrow waist has been admired since antiquity”.

Abdominoplasty - Tummy Tuck  - Cabrera Plástica & Estética Córdoba


What is Abdominoplasty-Tummy Tuck?

Abdominoplasty, (tummy tuck) is one of the more common corporal cosmetic surgeries. This is the procedure designed to remove fat and extra loose skin from the abdomen. In most cases, it will restore weakened or separated muscles, and change the shape and tone of the abdomen to create a firmer and smoother profile.


How do I know if I am a good candidate for an Abdominoplasty-Tummy Tuck?

The best candidates for an abdominoplasty, or tummy tuck, are healthy people with an excess of fat and skin in the lower abdominal area, with abdominal muscles that are separated and weakened or with an abdomen that protrudes and is out of proportion to the rest of the body.




How long does an Abdominoplasty-Tummy Tuck take it?

An Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck) times depends on the severity of the skin laxity, abdominal muscle separation and surgical technique to be used with the need to do additional flank liposuction. Usually, time of surgery is between three or four hours.

What question should I ask to my surgeon if I am thinking to have an Abdominoplasty-Tummy Tuck?

Questions that you must ask to your surgeon include certification (Member of the Spanish Society of Plastic, Aesthetic, and Reconstructive Surgery), years in practice and specialization in corporal aesthetic surgery. You must also be informed about all the risks and complications with this Abdominoplasty-Tummy Tuck.

In what hospital the surgery should be place?

All our procedures are performed in Hospital “San Juan de Dios” de Cordoba (Spain). This hospital is located in a wonderful area in Cordoba. This hospital, which is fully equipped with the most advanced and qualified staff, is leader in the private health sector in Cordoba.

What type of anesthesia will be used for an Abdominoplasty-Tummy Tuck?

For an Abdominoplasty-Tummy Tuck we use general anesthesia or spinal anesthesia in all the cases.

Should I stop taking any medication before my Abdominoplasty-Tummy Tuck?

If you take any medication you should continue to take it, even on the day of your surgery. However, if you take aspirin or any of its derivatives you should stop taking it 14 days before the surgery to reduce the risk of bleeding.



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If you come to more than an hour away from Cordoba for an Abdominoplasty-Tummy Tuck (Madrid, Malaga, Seville, Jaen, Ciudad Real and Badajoz), we will endeavor to find you the most suitable time for your appointment, so you can return to your city at the desired time.