RISKS AND SIDE EFFECTS OF TUMMY TUCK SURGERY
Cosmetic surgery is widely practiced with many surgical procedures, resulting in end results procuring a high level of satisfaction; however, as with all surgical procedures, there is always an element of risk, and this is the same for tummy tucks. The tummy tuck is very popular, with many men and women trying to fight against excess skin, stretch marks and scars. If you have found yourself researching the benefits of a tummy tuck, it’s also recommended by us here at Safer Cosmetic Surgery that you are aware of the risks and possible side effects.
A tummy tuck is designed to improve the aesthetic appearance of the stomach, and increase the individual’s body confidence in the process. As with all surgery, there is an element of risk, yet with medical advancements and experience, these have been considerably lowered, however it’s important that you speak to a BAAPS and/or BAPRAS accredited surgeon to discuss these risks in further detail.
Listed below are some of the common risks which may result from the surgery you undergo, however we would like to stress that these are very rare, and should any of these arise, a fully approved surgeon will be able to aid your full recovery.- Infection - Blood cots - Haematoma - Prominent scars - Seroma (fluid collection) - Skin necrosis (skin death)
Potential Side Effects
During the procedure, your body is subject to a considerable amount of trauma, which is why after the tummy tuck, you may experience a certain level of pain, discomfort, bruising and a general feeling of tightness. This is all perfectly natural, however if you become concerned about the symptoms your body is showing, call your surgeon immediately.
While there is a certain level of risk with every surgical procedure, it’s important to remember that these are rare and when you choose a surgeon who is BAAPS and/or BAPRAS approved, these will be significantly reduced. To find a surgeon in your local area who has the necessary qualifications and experience to be able to perform a tummy tuck, search our website today.
Many people search for facelift before and after photos online to find out about the likely outcome. Safercosmeticsurgery.co.uk has a range of before and after pictures that you can view before booking a consultation.