How much weight should I lose before Abdominoplasty?

Plastic Surgeon serving Lutherville Timonium, Baltimore & Columbia areas of Maryland

How much weight should I lose before abdominoplasty?Excess, flabby skin around your midsection can make you feel a lot less confident and attractive. You may be interested in abdominoplasty (tummy tuck surgery) to restore a slimmer, flatter midriff. If you are a good candidate for this procedure, it can be an excellent way to get defined body contours.

As someone considering a tummy tuck, you should know that this procedure is not a weight loss method. While bariatric surgery can be considered a surgical means of losing weight, abdominoplasty is a body contouring procedure. You can think of body contouring procedures as a means to define and enhance your body once you are at your ideal weight. During your one-on-one consultation with Dr. Adam Basner, he can help you determine if your current weight and your goals for your body are in line with what a tummy tuck can achieve. Dr. Basner wants you to look and feel great, and he will explain all of the surgical options for restoring your confidence.

To find out if you are a good candidate for the Baltimore abdominoplasty services offered by board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Adam Basner, please call The Plastic Surgery Center of Maryland at (410) 616-3000 to schedule a consultation.*